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Scientific Output Related to DROEMU

Most of the scientific output is available on arXiv

STABILITY OF MICRO- & NANODROPLETS:
   
1) Convection in multiphase fluid flows using Lattice Boltzmann Methods (arXiv link)
     by Biferale L., Perlekar P., Sbragaglia M. and Toschi
      Phys. Rev. Lett. 108,
104502 (2012)

2) Droplet size distribution in homogeneous isotropic turbulence (arXiv link)
     by Perlekar P., Biferale L., Sbragaglia M., Srivastava S. and Toschi F.
     Phys. Fluids. 24, 065101  (2012)

3) Stick-Slip Sliding of Water Drops on Chemically Heterogeneous Surfaces (arXiv link)
     by Varagnolo S., Ferraro D., Fantinel P., Pierno M., Mistura G., Amati G., Biferale L. and Sbragaglia M.
     Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 066101 (2013)

4) Tuning Drop motion by chemical patterning of the surfaces
     by Varagnolo S., Schiocchet V., Ferraro D., Pierno M., Mistura G., Sbragaglia M., Gupta A. and Amati G.
     Langmuir 30, 2401-2409 (2014)

5) Sliding drops across alternating hydrophobic and hydrophilic stripes (arXiv link)
     by Sbragaglia M., Amati G., Biferale L. Varagnolo S., Ferraro D., Fantinel P., Pierno M. and Mistura G.  
     Phys. Rev. E 89, 012406 (2014)

6) Generation of water-in-oil and oil-in-water microdroplets in polyster-toner microfluidic devices (arXiv link)
     by Piccin E., Ferraro D., Sartori P., Chiarello E., Pierno M. and Mistura G.  
     Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 196, 525-531 (2014)

7) Dynamics and Rheology of Droplets in confined geometries: a Lattice Boltzmann study

       by Gupta A., Scatamacchia R. and Sbragaglia M.
       Paper presented at 'Microfluidics 2014', Limerick 10-12 December 2014.

8) Deformation and Break-up of viscoelastic droplets in confined shear flow (arXiv link)
     by Gupta A. and Sbragaglia M.
     Phys. Rev. E 90, 023305 (2014)

9) Microfluidic T-Junction realized in litium niobate crystals by laser ablation
       by Pozza G., Bettella G., Zaltron A., Kroesen S., Esseling M., Mistura G., Sartori P.,Chiarello E., Pierno M., Denz G., Sada C.
       Optofluid, Microfluid, Nanofluid 1, 34-42 (2014)

10) Deformation and Break-up of viscoelastic droplets using Lattice Boltzmann Models (arXiv link)
     by Gupta A. and Sbragaglia M.
     Procedia Iutam 15, 215–227 (2015)  

11) Lattice Boltzmann Method for Nanofluidics

       by Sbragaglia M., Succi S. and  Biferale L.
       Contribution for Enciclopedia of Nanotechnology, Springer (2015, invited)

12) Hybrid LBM/FD simulations of viscoelastic multicomponent flows in confined geometries (arXiv link)   
      by Gupta A., Sbragaglia M. and Scagliarini A.
      Jour. Comp. Phys 291, 177-197 (2015)

13) Viscoelastic Multicomponent Fluids in Confined Flow-Focusing Devices (arXiv link)   
       by Gupta A., Sbragaglia M., Foard E. and Bonaccorso F.
       AIP Conf. Proc. 1648, 850060 (2015)

14) Sliding droplets of Xanthan Solutions: a Joint experimental and numerical study (arXiv link)
       by Varagnolo S., Pierno M. , Mistura G. and Sbragaglia M.      
       Eur. Phys. J. E. 38, 126 (2015)

15) Generation of Oil Droplets in a  non-Newtonian liquid using a microfluidic T-Junction
       by Chiarello E., Derzsi L., Pierno M., Mistura G.P., Piccin E.
       Micromachines 6, 1825-1835 (2015)

16) Drop Motion induced by vertical vibrations
       by Sartori P., Quagliati D., Varagnolo S., Pierno M., Mistura G., Magaletti F., Severoni S., Casciola C.M.
       New J. Phys. 17, 113017  (2015)

17) A lattice Boltzmann study of the effects of viscoelasticity on droplet formation in microfluidic cross-junctions (arXiv link)
       by Gupta A. and Sbragaglia M.
       Eur. Phys. J. E. 39, 2 (2016)

18) Effects of viscoelasticity in droplet dynamics and break-up in microfluidic T-Junctions: a Lattice Boltzmann Study (arXiv link)
       by Gupta A. and Sbragaglia M.   
       Eur. Phys. J. E. 39, 6 (2016)

19) Binary Fluid Turbulence: signatures of multifractal droplet dynamics and dissipation reduction (arXiv link)
       by Pal P., Perlekar P., Gupta A. and Pandit R.
       Phys. Rev. E 93, 063115 (2016)

20) Lattice Boltzmann simulations of droplet formation in confined channels with thermocapillary flows (arXiv link)
       by Gupta A., Sbragaglia M., Belardinelli D. and Sugiyama M.      
       Phys. Rev. E 94, 063302 (2016)

21) Drop Dynamics at the Microfluidic T-Junctions shaped up with Shear-Thinning polymers (arXiv link)
       by Chiarello E., Pierno M. , Mistura G.,  Gupta A. and Sbragaglia M.      
       Under Review (2017)

22) Stretching of viscoelastic drop by steady sliding (arXiv link)
       by Varagnolo S., Filippi D.,  Pierno M. , Mistura G. and Sbragaglia M.      
       Soft Matter, in Press (2017)

SOFT RHEOLOGY:

1) The emergence of supramolecular forces from lattice kinetic models of non ideal fluids:
     Applications to the rheology of Soft Glassy materials (arXiv link)

     by Sbragaglia M., Benzi R., Bernaschi M. and Succi S.
     Soft Matter 8, 10773-10782 (2012, invited)

2) Rheological Properties of Soft-Glassy Flows from hydro-Kinetic Simulations (arXiv link)
     by Benzi R.,  Bernaschi M., Sbragaglia M, and Succi S.
     Europhys. Lett., 104, 48006 (2013)

3) Interaction pressure tensor for a Class of multicomponent Lattice Boltzmann Models (arXiv link)
     by Sbragaglia M. and Belardinelli D.
     Phys. Rev. E 88, 013306 (2013)

4) Direct evidence of plastic events and dynamical heterogeneities in soft-glasses (arXiv link)
     by Benzi R., Sbragaglia M., Perlekar P., Bernaschi M., Succi S. Toschi F.
     Soft Matter 10, 4615-4624 (2014)

5) Internal Dynamics and activated processes in Soft-Glassy Materials (arXiv link)
     by Benzi R., Sbragaglia M., Scagliarini A., Perlekar P., Bernaschi M., Succi S., Toschi F.
     Soft Matter 11, 1271-1280  (2015)

6) Plastic Flow of Foams and Emulsions in a Channel: Experiments and Lattice Boltzmann Simulations (arXiv link)
     by Dollet B., Scagliarini A. Sbragaglia M.
     Journal of Fluid Mechanics 766,  556-589  (2015)

7)  Non-locality and viscous drag effects on the shear localization in soft-glassy materials (arXiv link)
      by Scagliarini A., Dollet B., Sbragaglia M.
      Colloids and Surfaces A 473, 133-140 (2015)

8)  Mesoscopic simulation study of wall roughness effects in microchannel flows of dense emulsions (arXiv link)
      by Scagliarini A., Sbragaglia M., Bernaschi M.
      Jour. Stat. Phys. 10, 1-14  (2015)

9)  Cooperativity Flows and Shear bandings: A Statistical Field Theory Approach (arXiv link)
      by Benzi R., Sbragaglia M., Succi S., Bernaschi M. and Toschi F.
      Soft Matter 12, 514-530  (2016)

10)  Fluidisation and plastic activity in a model soft-glassy material flowing in microchannels with rough walls (arXiv link)
       by Scagliarini A., Lulli M., Sbragaglia M. and Bernaschi M.
       Europhys. Lett. 114, 64003  (2016)

11)  GPU-based detection of topological changes in Voronoi Diagrams (arXiv link)
       by Lulli M., Bernaschi M. and Sbragaglia M.
       Comp. Phys. Comm. 213, 19 (2017)

12)  Fluidization and wall slip of soft-glassy by controlled surface roughness (arXiv link)
       by Derszi L., Filippi D., Pierno M.,  Lulli M., Sbragaglia M., Bernaschi M. and Garstecki P.
       Phys. Rev. E, in Press (2017)

MULTISCALE DYNAMICS :

1)
Fluid Flows in Nanochannels from the atomistic perspective
     by Sega M., Amati G., Biferale L., Sbragaglia M. and Succi S.
     Paper presented at  'Microfluidics 2012', Heidelberg 3-5 December 2012.

2) Unified framework for a side-by-side comparison of different multicomponent algorithms:
     Lattice Boltzmann vs. phase field model (arXiv link)
     by Scarbolo L., Molin D., Perlekar P., Sbragaglia M., Soldati A. and Toschi F.
    Jour. Comp. Phys. 234, 263-279 (2013)

3) The generalized identification of truly interfacial molecules (ITIM) algorithm for nonplanar interfaces (arXiv link)
     by Sega M., Kantorovich S.S., Jedlovszky P. and Jorge M.
     Jour. Chem. Phys. 138, 044110 (2013)

4) Hydrodynamics of Air Entrainment by moving contact lines (arXiv link)
     by T.S Chan, S. Srivastava, A. Marchand, B Andreotti, L. Biferale, F. Toschi and J.H. Snoeijer
     Phys. Fluids. 25, 074105 (2013)

5) Regularization of the slip length in water nanoflows by inhomogeneities at the Angstrom scale (arXiv link)
     by Sega M., Sbragaglia M, Biferale L. and Succi S.
    
Soft Matter 9, 8526-8531 (2013)

6) Mesoscale Structures at Complex Fluid-Fluid Interfaces: a Novel LB/ MD Coupling (arXiv link)
     by Sega M., Sbragaglia M, Kantorovich S.S. and Ivanov A.O.
     Soft Matter 9, 10072-100107 (2013)

7) A Study of Fluid Interfaces and Moving Contact Lines Using the Lattic Boltzmann Method
     by Srivastava S., Perlekar P., Biferale L., Sbragaglia M., Ten Thije Boonkkamp J.H.M., Toschi F.
     Comm. Comp. Phys. 13, 696  (2013)

8) Simulations of Boiling Systems Using a Lattice Boltzmann Method
     by Biferale L., Perlekar P., Sbragaglia M., Toschi F.
     Comm. Comp. Phys. 13, 725  (2013)

9) An Optimized D2Q37 Lattice Boltzmann Code on GP-GPUs
      by Biferale L.,Mantovani F.,Pivanti M.,Pozzati F.,Sbragaglia M. et al.
      Computers and Fluids 80, 55-62  (2013)

10) Natural convection with mixed insulating and conducting BC: low and high Rayleigh regimes (arXiv link)
       by Ripesi P., Biferale L., Sbragaglia M., Wirth A.
     
Jour Fluid Mech. 742, 636-663 (2014)

11) Active Brownian Particles escaping a channel in a single file (arXiv link)
       by Locatelli E., Pierno M.,  Baldovin F. , Orlandini E.
        Phys. Rev. E 91, 022109 (2015)

12) Fluctuating Multicomponent Lattice Boltzmann Model (arXiv link)
       by Belardinelli D., Sbragaglia M.,  Biferale L. , Gross M,  Varnik  F.   
       Phys. Rev. E 91, 023313 (2015)

13) Two dimensional homogeneous isotropic fluid turbulence with polymer additives (arXiv link)
       by Gupta A., Perlekar P. and Pandit R.
       Phys. Rev. E 91, 033013 (2015)

14) Law of the Wall in an Unstably stratified Turbulent Channel Flow (arXiv link)
       by Scagliarini A., Einarsson H., Gylfason A., Toschi F.
     
Jour Fluid Mech. 781, R5 (2015)

15) The importance of Chemical Potential in the determination of water slip in nanochannels
(arXiv link)
        by Sega M., Sbragaglia M., Biferale L., Succi S.
       
Eur. Phys. J. E. 38. 127  (2015)

16) Single File Escape of Colloidal Particles from Microfluidic Channels
(arXiv link)
       by Locatelli E., Pierno M.,  Baldovin F. , Orlandini E., Tan Y., Pagliara S.
       Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 138001 (2016)

17) Melting of a nonequilibrium vortex crystal in a fluid film with polymers : elastic versus fluid turbulence
(arXiv link)
       by Gupta A., Pandit R.
       Phys. Rev. E 95, 033119  (2017)   

18) Non equilibrium phases in suspensions of self-propelled colloidal particles controlled by phoretic
       mobility and hydrodynamics
(arXiv link)
       by Scagliarini A., Pagonabarraga I.
       Under Review (2017)   


19) Topical Issue on Multi-Scale Phenomena and flowing Matter across the Scales

       by Lanotte A., Cencini M., Sbragaglia M., Biferale L.
      
Eur. Phys. J. E, 39, 56 (2016)

20) Thermal Fluctuations of an Interface near a Contact Line
(arXiv link)
       by Belardinelli D., Sbragaglia M., Gross M., Andreotti B.
      
Phys. Rev. E, 94 052803  (2016)