REU Publications

Products: (key: 2017 REU students, 2018 REU students, 2019 REU students, REU faculty advisors, * indicates CSU undergraduate/graduate collaborators)


  1. Clark, J., Butt*, T. A., Mahajan*, G., Kothapalli, C. R., Kaufman, M., and Fodor, P. “Flow Modelling in Long Surface Patterned Micromixers Using Division in Multiple Geometrical Subunits” COMSOL Conference (2018): 1–6.
  2. Clark, J., Kaufman, M., and Fodor, P. S. “Mixing Enhancement in Serpentine Micromixers with a Non-Rectangular Cross-Section” Micromachines 9, (2018): doi:10.3390/mi9030107
  3. Clark, J., Butt, T. A., Mahajan, G., Kothapalli, C. R., Kaufman, M., Fodor, P., “Performance and implementation of efficient serpentine micromixers with nonrectangular cross section”, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 29, 075012 (2019). doi: 10.1088/1361-6439/ab146c
  4. Kode*, V. R., Thompson, M. E., McDonald*, C., Weicherding, J., Dobrila, T. D., Fodor, P. S., Wirth, C. L., and Ao, G. “Purification and Assembly of DNA-Stabilized Boron Nitride Nanotubes into Aligned Films” ACS Applied Nano Materials 2, (2019): 2099–2105. doi:10.1021/acsanm.9b00088
  5. Praljak, N., Ryan, S. D., and Resnick, A. “Pulsatile Flow Through Idealized Renal Tubules: Fluid-Streucture Interaction and Dynamic Pathologies”, Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering 17(2) (2019): 1787–1807. doi: 10.3934/environsci.2015.2.203
  6. Freeman*, K. G., Adamczyk, J., and Streletzky, K. A. “Towards Optimizing Synthesis Temperature for Microgels with Large Degree of Deswelling”, Macromolecules 53, 21, 9244–9253 (2020). doi: 10.1021/acs.macromol.0c01605
  7. Sarsfield*, M., Roberts*, A., Streletzky, K.A., Fodor, P., Kothapalli, C. R., “Response surface methodology approach for optimization of gold nanoparticle synthesis in continuous-flow micromixers”, accepted, Chemical Engineering and Technology (2021). [based on Matz’ work]
  8. Tietjen, S., Sent*, R., Streletzky, K. A., Fodor, P. S., “Optimization of Microgel Imaging using SEM”, accepted, Journal of Undergraduate Reports in Physics (JURP) (2021).
  9. Streletzky, K. A., Tietjen, S., Scherer*, A., Hudson, S., and K. G. Freeman, “The Dynamics of Polymeric Microgels with Varying Crosslinker Concentration” Manuscript in Preparation for Macromolecules (2021) [Scherer was an affiliate to the 2019 cohort].
  10. Resnick, A. and Duckworth, J. “The Effect of Hypoxia on Primary Cilia Mechanical Properties” Manuscript in Preparation (2021).
  11. Rashidi*, A., Dominguez-Medina, S., Efremenkoa, D., Gregg, K., Wriedt, T., and Wirth, C. “Mapping Evanescent Wave Scattering from Anisotropic Particles” Manuscript in Preparation (2021).
  12. Bickel, J.E., Ellis, A*, and Resnick, A “Examining the temperature dependence of louche formation in Absinthe” Manuscript in preparation for AIP Advances [Ellis was an affiliate to the 2019 cohort]​.



  1. Ao, G. et. al. Aligned Boron Nitride Nanotube Filaments Provisional Patent #62797699 [based on Weicherding and Thompson work]


Peer-reviewed abstracts:


  1. Dobrila, T. D., Streletzky, K., and Fodor, P. S. “Enhancing the Direct Visualization of Microgels via Scanning Electron Microscopy” The Ohio Journal of Science 118, (2018): A48.
  2. Tietjen, S., Hudson, S., and Streletzky, K. A. “Studying the Effect of Crosslinker on Polymer Microgels” The Ohio Journal of Science 118, (2018): A49.