Turner Research Group




A. Luo, H. Wang, and K.T. Turner, “Machine Learning-Based Optimization of the Design of Composite Pillars for Dry Adhesives,” Extreme Mechanics Letters (2022). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eml.2022.10169


S.A. Wolf, S. Fulco, A. Zhang, H. Zhao, P. Walsh, K.T. Turner, and Z. Fakhraai, “Role of Molecular Layering in the Enhanced Mechanical Properties of Stable Glasses,” The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters (2022). https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpclett.2c00232


Y. Qiang, S. Pande, D. Lee, and K.T. Turner, “The interplay of polymer bridging and entanglement in toughening polymer-infiltrated nanoparticle films,” ACS Nano (2022). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.2c00471


R. Spiewak, G.S. Vankayalapati, J.M. Considine, K.T. Turner, and P.K. Purohit, “Humidity dependence of fracture toughness of cellulose fibrous networks,” Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 264, 108330 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engfracmech.2022.108330


C.R. Kagan, D.P. Arnold, D.J. Cappelleri, C.M. Keske, K.T. Turner, “Special Report: The National Science Foundation engineering research center for the internet of things for precision agriculture (IoT4Ag),” Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, XX, 106742 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compag.2022.106742


C.J. Stabile, D.J. Levine, G.M. Iyer, C. Majidi, and K.T. Turner, “The role of stiffness in versatile robotic grasping,” IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 7, 4733 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1109/LRA.2022.3149036


R.R. Zhao, K.T. Turner, and J.L. Bassani, “Exploiting interface patterning for adhesion control,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 160 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2021.104740


A. Luo and K.T. Turner, “Adhesion of beams with subsurface elastic heterogeneity,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 159, 104713 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2021.104713


A.M. Nasab, P. Stampfli, S. Sharifi, A. Luo, K.T. Turner, and W. Shan, “Dynamically tunable dry adhesion through a subsurface thin layer with tunable stiffness,” Advanced Materials Interfaces, 2102080 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1002/admi.202102080


G.S. Vankayalapati, E. Kaplan, L.M. Lallo, N. Victor, C.M. Clemons, J.M. Considine, and K.T. Turner, “Toughening poly(methyl methacrylate) via reinforcement with cellulose nanofibrils,” ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 3, 6102-10 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsapm.1c00933  


A.T. Clark, A. Bennett, E. Kraus, K. Pogoda, A. Cēbers, P. Janmey, K.T. Turner, E.A. Corbin, and X. Cheng, “Magnetic field tuning of mechanical properties of ultrasoft PDMS-based magnetorheological elastomers for biological applications,” Multifunctional Materials, 4, 035001 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1088/2399-7532/ac1b7e


R.B. Venkatesh, N. Manohar, Y. Qiang, H. Wang, H.H. Tran, B.Q. Kim, A. Neuman, T. Ren, Z. Fakhraai, R.A. Riggleman, K.J. Stebe, K.T. Turner, and D. Lee, “Polymer-infiltrated nanoparticle films using capillarity-based techniques: Toward multifunctional coatings and membranes,” Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 12, 411-437 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-chembioeng-101220-093836


R. Coulson, C.J. Stabile, K.T. Turner, and C.J. Majidi, “Versatile soft robot gripper enabled by stiffness and adhesion tuning via thermoplastic composite,” Soft Robotics, (2021). https://doi.org/10.1089/soro.2020.0088 


A. Luo and K.T. Turner, “Achieving enhanced adhesion through optimal design of stress distributions,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 156, 104610 (2021) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2021.104610


D.A. Levine, K.T. Turner, and J.H. Pikul, “Materials with electroprogrammable stiffness,” Advanced Materials, 33, 2007952 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1002/adma.202007952


Y. Qiang, K.T. Turner, and D. Lee, “Polymer-infiltrated nanoplatelet films with nacre-like structure via flow coating and capillary rise infiltration (CaRI),” Nanoscale, 13, 5545-56 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1039/d0nr08691f 


S. Fulco, S.A. Wolf, J. Jakes, Z. Fakhraai, and K.T. Turner, “Effect of surface detection error due to elastic-plastic deformation on nanoindentation measurements of elastic modulus and hardness,” Journal of Materials Research, 36, 2176-88 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1557/s43578-021-00223-4


B.Q. Kim, Y. Qiang, K.T. Turner, S.Q. Choi, and D. Lee, “Heterostructured polymer-infiltrated nanoparticle films with cavities via capillary rise infiltration,” Advanced Materials Interfaces, 8, 2001421 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1002/admi.202001421  


M.D. Swift, C.B. Havercamp, C.J. Stabile, D. Hwang, R.H. Plaut, K.T. Turner, D.A. Dillard, and M.D. Bartlett, “Active membranes on rigidity tunable foundations for programmable, rapidly switchable adhesion,” Advanced Materials Technologies, 5, 2000676 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1002/admt.202000676 


A. Luo, A. Nasab, M. Tatari, S. Chen, W. Shan, and K.T. Turner, “Adhesion of flat-ended pillars with non-circular contacts,” Soft Matter, 41, 9534-42 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1039/D0SM01105C


A. Luo and K.T. Turner, “Mechanics of crack path selection in microtransfer printing: Challenges and opportunities for process control,”  Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 143, 104066 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2020.104066


A.M. Nasab, A. Luo, S. Sharifi, K.T. Turner, and W. Shan, “Switchable adhesion via subsurface pressure modulation,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 12, 27717–25 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.0c05367 


S.J. Park, J. Shin, D.J. Magagnosc, S. Kim, C. Cao, K.T. Turner, P.K. Purohit, D.S. Gianola, and A.J. Hart, “Strong, ultralight nanofoams with extreme recovery and dissipation by manipulation of internal adhesive contacts,” ACS Nano, 14, 8383–91 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.0c02422


D. Tan, A. Luo, X. Wang, Z. Shi, Y. Lei, M. Steinhart, A. Kovalev, S.N. Gorb, K.T. Turner, and L. Xue, "Humidity-modulated core–shell nanopillars for enhancement of gecko-inspired adhesion," ACS Applied Nano Materials, 3, 3596-603 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsanm.0c00314 


S. Heide-Jørgensen, M. K. Budzik and K.T. Turner, “Mechanics and fracture of structured pillar interfaces,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 137, 103825 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2019.103825


L. Mariani, W.R. Johnson III, J.M. Considine, and K.T. Turner, “Printing and mechanical characterization of cellulose nanofibril materials,” Cellulose, 26, 2639-51 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10570-019-02247-w  


S. Kim, Y. Jiang, K. Towell-Thompson, M.S.H. Boutilier, N. Nayakanti, C. Cao, C. Chen, C. Jacob, H. Zhao, K.T. Turner, and A.J. Hart, “Soft nanocomposite electroadhesives for digital micro-and nanotransfer printing,” Science Advances, 5, eaax4790 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aax4790 


H. Wang, Y. Qiang, A.A. Shamsabadi, P. Mazumder, K.T. Turner, D. Lee, and Z. Fakhraai, “Thermal degradation of polystyrene under extreme nanoconfinement,” ACS Macro Letters, 8, 1413-18 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsmacrolett.9b00649 


E.A. Corbin, A. Vite, E. Peyster, M. Bhoopalam, X. Wang, A. Bennett, K.T. Turner, K. Musunuru, and K.B. Marguiles, “Tunable and reversible substrate stiffness reveals a dynamic mechanosensitivity of cardiomyocytes,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 11, 20603-14 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.9b02446 


K.V. Christ, C. Park, and K.T. Turner, “Design and characterization of a hydrodynamically-confined microflow device for applying controlled loads to investigate single-cell mechanics,” Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 23, 49 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10404-019-2210-5 


Y. Jiang, J.L. Hor, D. Lee, and K.T. Turner, “Toughening of hard nanoparticle films through polymer infiltration and confinement,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 10, 44011-17 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.8b15027 


W. Chen, W. Liu, Y. Jiang, M. Zhang, N. Song, N.J. Greybush, J. Guo, A.K. Estep, K.T. Turner, R. Agarwal, C.R. Kagan, “Ultrasensitive, mechanically-responsive optical metasurfaces via strain amplification,” ACS Nano, 12, 10683-92 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.8b04889 


M. Tatari, A.M. Nasab, K.T. Turner, and W. Shan, “Dynamically tunable dry adhesion via subsurface stiffness modulation,” Advanced Materials Interfaces, 5, 1800321 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1002/admi.201800321


Y. Cho, H.K. Minsky, Y. Jiang, K.Y. Yin, K.T. Turner, and S. Yang, "Shear adhesion of tapered nanopillar arrays," ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 10, 11391-97 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.8b02303 


Q. Zhang, Y. Tang, M. Hajfathalian, C. Chen, K.T. Turner, D.A. Dikin, G.J. Lin, and J. Yin, "Spontaneous periodic delamination of thin films to form crack-free metal and silicon ribbons with high stretchability," ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 9, 44938-47 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.7b15693


E.D. Cubuk, R.J.S. Ivancic, S.S. Schoenholz, D.J. Strickland, A. Basu, Z.S. Davidson, J. Fontaine, J.L. Hor, Y.-R. Huang, Y. Jiang, N.C. Keim, K.D. Koshigan, J.A. Lefever, T. Liu, X.-G. Ma, D.J. Magagnosc, E. Morrow, C.P. Ortiz, J.M. Rieser, A. Shavit, T. Still, Y. Xu, Y. Zhang, K.N. Nordstrom, P.E. Arratia, R.W. Carpick, D.J. Durian, Z. Fakhraai, D.J. Jerolmack, D. Lee, J. Li, R. Riggleman, K.T. Turner, A.G. Yodh, D.S. Gianola and A.J. Liu, "Structure-property relationships from universal signatures of plasticity in disordered solids," Science, 358, 1033-7 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1126/science.aai8830


J. Liu, Y. Jiang, D.S. Grierson, K. Sridharan, Y.C. Shao, T.D.B. Jacobs, M.L. Falk, R.W. Carpick and K.T. Turner, “Tribochemical wear of diamond-like carbon-coated atomic force microscope tips,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 9, 35341-8 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.7b08026 


Y.C. Shao, T.D.B. Jacobs, Y. Jiang, K.T. Turner, R.W. Carpick and M.L. Falk, "Multibond model of single-asperity tribochemical wear at the nanoscale," ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 9, 35333-40 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.7b08023


L.J. Xue, B. Sanz, A. Luo, K.T. Turner, X. Wang, D. Tan, R. Zhang, H. Du, M. Steinhart, C. Mijangos, M. Guttmann, M. Kappl and A. del Campo, "Hybrid surface patterns mimicking the design of the adhesive toe pad of tree frog," ACS Nano, 11, 9711-9 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.7b04994


L.C. Bradley, N.D. Bade, L.M. Mariani, K.T. Turner, D. Lee, and K.J. Stebe, “Rough adhesive hydrogels (RAd Gels) for underwater adhesion,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 9, 27409-13 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.7b08916  


X. Liang, J. Shin, D. Magagnosc, Y. Jiang, S.J. Park, A.J. Hart, K.T. Turner, D.S. Gianola, and P.K.  Purohit, “Compression and recovery of carbon nanotube forests described as a phase transition,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, 122, 196-209 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2017.06.025


J.M. Considine, F. Pierron, K.T. Turner, P. Lava, and X. Tang, “Smoothly varying in-plane stiffness heterogeneity evaluated under uniaxial tensile stress,” Strain: An International Journal for Experimental Mechanics, 53, e12237 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1111/str.12237 


C. Lin, K. Davami, Y. Jiang, J. Cortes, M. Munther, M. Shaygan, H. Ghassemi, J. Robinson, K.T. Turner, and I. Bargatin. "Enhancing the stiffness of vertical graphene sheets through ion beam irradiation and fluorination," Nanotechnology, 28, 295701 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6528/aa75ac 


H.K. Minsky and K.T. Turner, “Composite microposts with high dry adhesion strength,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 9, 18322-27 (2017).  https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.7b01491


Y. Jiang, J.A. Harrison, J.D. Schall, K.E. Ryan, R.W. Carpick, and K.T. Turner, "Correcting for tip geometry effects in molecular simulations of single-asperity contact," Tribology Letters, 65, 78 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11249-017-0857-1 


J.L. Hor, Y. Jiang, D.J. Ring, R.A. Riggleman, K.T. Turner, and D. Lee, “Nanoporous polymer-infiltrated nanoparticle films with uniform or graded porosity via undersaturated capillary rise infiltration,” ACS Nano, 11, 3229-36 (2017).  https://doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.7b00298


D.S. Grierson, F.S. Flack, M.G. Lagally, and K.T. Turner, “Rolling-based direct-transfer printing: A process for large-area transfer of micro-and nanostructures onto flexible substrates,” Journal of Applied Physics, 120, 093103 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4961407  


Y. Jiang and K.T. Turner, “Measurement of the strength and range of adhesion using atomic force microscopy,” Extreme Mechanics Letters, 9, 119-26 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eml.2016.05.013  


C.-H. Pi and K.T. Turner, “Design, analysis, and characterization of stress-engineered 3D microstructures comprised of PECVD silicon oxide and nitride,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 26, 65010 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1088/0960-1317/26/6/065010


K. Davami, Y. Jiang, J. Cortes, C. Lin, M. Shaygan, K.T. Turner, and I. Bargatin, “Tuning the mechanical properties of vertical graphene sheets through atomic layer deposition,” Nanotechnology, 27, 155701 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/27/15/155701


K.T. Turner, P. Vukkadala, and J.K. Sinha, “Models to relate wafer geometry measurements to in-plane distortion of wafers,” Journal of Micro/Nanolithography, MEMS, and MOEMS, 15, 021404 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.jmm.15.2.021404


K. Davami, Y. Jiang, C. Lin, J. Cortes, J.T. Robinson, K.T. Turner, and I. Bargatin, “Modification of mechanical properties of vertical graphene sheets via fluorination,” RSC Advances, 6, 11161-11166 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1039/c5ra25068d


Y. Cho, G. Kim, Y. Cho, S. Yeon Lee, H. Minsky, K.T. Turner, D.S. Gianola, and S. Yang, “Orthogonal control of stability and tunable dry adhesion by tailoring shapes of tapered nanopillar arrays,” Advanced Materials, 27, 7788-93 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1002/adma.201503347


H.K. Minsky and K.T. Turner, “Achieving enhanced and tunable adhesion via composite posts,” Applied Physics Letters, 106, 201604 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4921423 


G.M. Erickson, D.I. Kay1, M.A. Sidebottom, K.T. Turner, N. Ip, M.A. Norell, W.G. Sawyer and B.A. Krick, “Wear biomechanics in the slicing dentition of the giant horned dinosaur, triceratops,” Science Advances, 1, e1500055 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.1500055


Y.-R. Huang, Y. Jiang, J.L. Hor, R. Gupta, L. Zhang, K.J. Stebe, G. Feng, K.T. Turner, and D. Lee, “Polymer nanocomposite films with extremely high nanoparticle loadings via capillary rise infiltration (CaRI),” Nanoscale, 7, 798-805 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1039/c4nr05464d


B.A. Jasperson, J. Schmale, W. Qu, F.E. Pfefferkorn, and K.T. Turner, “Thin film heat flux sensors fabricated on copper substrates for thermal measurements in microfluidic environments,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 24, 125018 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1088/0960-1317/24/12/125018


Y. Jiang, D.S. Grierson, and K.T. Turner, “Flat punch adhesion: Transition from fracture-based to strength-limited pull-off,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 47, 325301 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1088/0022-3727/47/32/325301


V. Vahdat, K.E. Ryan, P.L. Keating, Y. Jiang, S.P. Adiga, J.D. Schall, K.T. Turner, J.A. Harrison, and R.W. Carpick, “Atomic-scale wear of amorphous hydrogenated carbon during intermittent contact: a combined study using experiment, simulation, and theory,” ACS Nano, 8, 7027-40 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1021/nn501896e


J. Considine, F. Pierron, K.T. Turner, and D.W. Vahey, “General anisotropy identification of paperboard with virtual fields method,” Experimental Mechanics, 54, 1395-410 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11340-014-9903-1


H.J. Kim-Lee, A. Carlson, D.S. Grierson, J.A. Rogers, and K.T. Turner, “Interface mechanics of adhesiveless microtransfer printing processes,” Journal of Applied Physics, 115, 143513 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4870873


K.E. Ryan, P.L. Keating, T.D. B. Jacobs, D.S. Grierson, K.T. Turner, R.W. Carpick, and J.A. Harrison, “Simulated adhesion between realistic hydrocarbon materials: Effects of composition, roughness, and contact point,” Langmuir, 30, 2028–37 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1021/la404342d


F. Cavallo, K.T. Turner, and M.G. Lagally, “Facile fabrication of ordered crystalline-semiconductor microstructures on compliant substrates,” Advanced Functional Materials, 24, 1730-37 (2014).  https://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201303165


J. Gong, P. Vukkadala, J. Sinha, and K.T. Turner, “Determining local residual stresses from high resolution wafer geometry measurements,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 31, 051205 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1116/1.4818884


K.T. Turner, R. Ramkhalawon, and J.K. Sinha, “The role of wafer geometry in wafer chucking,” Journal of Micro/Nanolithography, MEMS, and MOEMS, 12, 023007 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.jmm.12.2.023007


T.D.B. Jacobs, K.E. Ryan, P.L Keating, D.S. Grierson, J.A. Lefever, K.T. Turner, J.A. Harrison,  and R.W. Carpick, “The effect of atomic-scale roughness on the adhesion of nanoscale asperities: a combined simulation and experimental investigation,” Tribology Letters, 50, 81-93 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11249-012-0097-3


V. Vahdat, D.S. Grierson, K.T. Turner, and R.W. Carpick, “Mechanics of interaction and atomic-scale wear of amplitude modulation atomic force microscopy probes,” ACS Nano, 7, 3221-35 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1021/nn305901n


M.J. Wald, J.M. Considine, and K.T. Turner, “Determining the elastic modulus of compliant thin films supported on substrates from flat punch indentation measurements,” Experimental Mechanics, 53, 931-41 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11340-012-9705-2


D.S. Grierson, J. Liu, R.W. Carpick, and K.T. Turner, “Adhesion of nanoscale asperities with power-law profiles,” Journal of Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 61, 597-610 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2012.09.003


H. Cheng, J. Wu, Q. Yu, H.-J. Kim-Lee, A. Carlson, K. T. Turner, K.-C. Hwang, Y. Huang, and J.A. Rogers, “An analytical model for shear-enhanced adhesiveless transfer printing,” Mechanics Research Communications, 43, 46-9 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mechrescom.2012.02.011


K.T. Turner, S. Veeraraghavan, and, J.K. Sinha, “Relationship between localized wafer shape changes induced by residual stress and overlay errors,” Journal of Micro/Nanolithography, MEMS, and MOEMS, 11, 013001 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.jmm.11.1.013001


N. Moldovan, Z. Dai, H. Zeng, J.A. Carlisle, T.D. Jacobs, V. Vahdat, D.S. Grierson, J. Liu, K.T. Turner, and R.W. Carpick, “Advances in manufacturing of molded tips for scanning probe microscopy,” Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 21, 431-42 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1109/jmems.2011.2174430


J.M. Considine, D.W. Vahey, J.W. Evans, K.T. Turner, and R.E. Rowlands, “Evaluation of strength-controlling defects in paper by stress concentration analyses,” Journal of Composite Materials, 46, 1323-34 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1177/0021998311418262


F. Cavallo, D.S. Grierson, K.T. Turner, and M.G. Lagally, “’Soft Si: Effective stiffness of supported crystalline nanomembranes,” ACS Nano, 5, 5400-7 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1021/nn200461g


A. Carlson, H.J. Kim-Lee, J. Wu, P. Elvikis, H.Y. Cheng, A. Kovalsky, P.M. Ferreira, Y.G. Huang, K.T. Turner, and J.A. Rogers, “Shear-enhanced adhesiveless transfer printing for use in deterministic materials assembly,” Applied Physics Letters, 98, 264104 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3605558


P. Vukkadala, K.T. Turner, and J.K. Sinha, “Impact of wafer geometry on CMP for advanced nodes,” Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 158, H1002-9 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1149/1.3615988


K.V. Christ and K.T. Turner, "Design of hydrodynamically confined microfluidics," Lab on a Chip, 11, 1491-501 (2011).  https://doi.org/10.1039/c0lc00416b


W. Chen, X. Tang, J. Considine, and K.T. Turner, “Effect of inorganic fillers in paper on the adhesion of pressure sensitive adhesives,” Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 25, 581-96 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1163/016942410X525830


J. Vivanco, B. Smith, A. Blake, J.C. Williams, K.T. Turner, and H. Ploeg, “3D elastomeric scaffolds fabricated by casting in micro end milled moulds,” Journal of Biomimetics, Biomaterials, and Tissue Engineering, 9, 17-23 (2011). https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/jbbte.9.17


C.S. Ritz, H.-J. Kim-Lee, D.M. Detert, M.M. Kelly, F.S. Flack, D.E. Savage, Z. Cai, P.G. Evans, K.T. Turner, and M.G. Lagally, “Ordering of nanostressors on freestanding silicon nanomembranes and nanoribbons,” New Journal of Physics 12, 103011 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1088/1367-2630/12/10/103011


J. Liu, J. Notbohm, R.W. Carpick, and K.T. Turner, “Method for characterizing nanoscale wear of atomic force microscope tips,” ACS Nano, 4, 3763-72 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1021/nn100246g


J. Liu, D.S. Grierson, N. Moldovan, J. Notbohm, S. Li, P. Jaroenapibal, S.D. O’Connor, A. V. Sumant, N. Neelakantan, J.A. Carlisle, K.T. Turner, R.W. Carpick, “Preventing nanoscale wear of atomic force microscopy tips through the use of monolithic ultrananocrystalline diamond probes,” Small, 6, 1140-49 (2010).  https://doi.org/10.1002/smll.200901673


K.V. Christ, K.B. Williamson, K.S. Masters, and K.T. Turner, “Measurement of single-cell adhesion strength using a microfluidic assay,” Biomedical Microdevices, 12, 443-55 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10544-010-9401-x


K.V. Christ and K.T. Turner, “Methods to measure the strength of cell adhesion to substrates,” Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 24, 2027-58 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1163/016942410X507911


B.A. Jasperson, Y. Jeon, K.T. Turner, F.E. Pfefferkorn, and W. Qu, “Comparison of micro-pin-fin and microchannel heat sinks considering thermal-hydraulic performance and manufacturability,” IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technologies, 33, 148-60 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1109/tcapt.2009.2023980


K.T. Turner, S. Veeraraghavan, and J.K. Sinha, “Predicting distortions and overlay errors due to wafer deformation during chucking on lithography scanners,” Journal of Micro/Nanolithography, MEMS, and MOEMS, 8, 043015 (2009).  https://doi.org/10.1117/1.3247857


H.-J. Kim-Lee, D. E. Savage, C. S. Ritz, M. G. Lagally, and K. T. Turner, “Control of three-dimensional island growth with mechanically responsive single-crystal nanomembrane substrates,” Physical Review Letters, 102, 226103 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.102.226103


Y. Mo, K. T. Turner, and I. Szlufarska, “Friction laws at the nanoscale,” Nature, 457 1116-19 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1038/nature07748


R. Tadepalli, K.T. Turner, and C.V. Thompson, “Effects of patterning on the interface toughness of wafer-level Cu-Cu bonds,” Acta Materialia, 56, 438-47 (2008).  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2007.10.016


R. Tadepalli and K.T. Turner, “A chevron specimen for the measurement of mixed-mode interface toughness of wafer bonds,” Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 75, 1310-19 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engfracmech.2007.07.009


R. Tadepalli, K.T. Turner, and C.V. Thompson, “Mixed-mode interface toughness of wafer-level Cu-Cu bonds using asymmetric chevron test,” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 56, 707-18 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2007.07.016


K.T. Turner and S.M. Spearing, “Accurate characterization of wafer bond toughness with the double cantilever specimen,” Journal of Applied Physics, 103, 013514 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2828156


M.R. Tupek and K.T. Turner, “Sub-micron aligned wafer bonding via capillary forces,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 25, 1976-81 (2007). https://doi.org/10.1116/1.2787866


M.R. Sogard, A.R. Mikkelson, M. Nataraju, K.T. Turner, and R.L. Engelstad, “Analysis of Coulomb and Johnson-Rahbek electrostatic chuck performance for EUV Lithography” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 25, 2155-61 (2007). https://doi.org/10.1116/1.2798724


J.J. Dyreby, G.F. Nellis, and K.T. Turner, "Simulating fluid flow in lithographically directed, evaporation driven self-assembly systems," Microelectronic Engineering, 84, 1519-22 (2007). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mee.2007.01.253


M. Puig-De-Morales-Marinkovic, K. T. Turner, J. P. Butler, J. J. Fredberg, and S. Suresh, "Viscoelasticity of the human red blood cell," American Journal of Physiology-Cell Physiology, 293, C597-605 (2007). https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpcell.00562.2006


V. Ramaswamy, R. L. Engelstad, K.T. Turner, A. R. Mikkelson, and S. Veeraraghavan, "Distortion of chucked extreme ultraviolet reticles from entrapped particles," Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 24, 2829-33 (2006). https://doi.org/10.1116/1.2375078


M. Nataraju, J. Sohn, S. Veeraraghavan, A. Mikkelson, K.T. Turner, R. Engelstad, C. Van Peski, and K.J. Orvek, “Electrostatic chucking for extreme ultraviolet lithography: Simulations and experiments,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 24, 2834-39 (2006). https://doi.org/10.1116/1.2388967


K.T. Turner and S.M. Spearing, “Mechanics of direct wafer bonding,” Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A, 462, 171-88 (2006). https://doi.org/10.1098/rspa.2005.1571   


K.T. Turner, S.M. Spearing, W.A. Baylies, M. Robinson, and R. Smythe, “Effect of nanotopography in direct wafer bonding: Modeling and measurements,” IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, 18, 289-96 (2005). https://doi.org/10.1109/TSM.2005.845009


K.T. Turner, M.D. Thouless, and S.M. Spearing, “Mechanics of wafer bonding: Effect of clamping,” Journal of Applied Physics, 95, 349-55 (2004). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1629776


V.T. Srikar, K.T. Turner, T.Y.A. Ie, and S.M. Spearing, “Structural design considerations for micromachined solid-oxide fuel cells,” Journal of Power Sources, 125, 62-9 (2004). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2003.07.002


H.Q. Li, D.C. Roberts, J.L. Steyn, K.T. Turner, O. Yaglioglu, N.W. Hagood, S.M. Spearing, and M.A. Schmidt, “Fabrication of a high frequency piezoelectric microvalve,” Sensors and Actuators A, 111, 51-6 (2004). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sna.2003.10.013


A.A. Ayon, X. Zhang, K.T. Turner, D. Choi, B. Miller, S.F. Nagle, and S.M. Spearing, “Characterization of silicon wafer bonding for power MEMS applications,” Sensors and Actuators A, 103, 1-8 (2003). https://doi.org/10.1016/S0924-4247(02)00329-1


K.T. Turner and S.M. Spearing, “Modeling of direct wafer bonding: Effect of wafer bow and etch patterns,” Journal of Applied Physics, 92, 7658-66 (2002). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1521792


D.C. Roberts, H. Li, J. Steyn, K.T. Turner, R. Mlcak, L. Saggere, S.M. Spearing, M.A. Schmidt, and N.W. Hagood, “A high frequency, high stiffness piezoelectric actuator for microhydraulic applications,” Sensors and Actuators A, 97-98, 620-31 (2002). https://doi.org/10.1016/S0924-4247(01)00841-X


W.N. Sharpe Jr., K.T. Turner, and R.L. Edwards, “Tensile testing of polysilicon,” Experimental Mechanics, 39, 162-70 (1999). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02323548



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