Publications


Patents

  • M. Pasquali, A. Ma, N. Behabtu, M. Majumder, J. Nam, F. Mirri, T. Hsu. Carbon nanotube films processed from strong acid solutions and methods for production thereof. WO 2013040224.
  • M. Otto, J. Jong de, R. F. Waarbeek ter, R. E. Hoogerwerf, A. Ma, N. Behabtu, D. Tsentalovich, C. Young, M. Pasquali. Carbon nanotubes fiber having low resistivity. WO 2013034672.

Book Chapter

  • A. W. K. Ma, F. Chinesta, Chapter 8 – Carbon nanotube composite reinforcements, in P. Boisse (ed.) Composite reinforcements for optimum performance: fundamentals, properties and modelling, Woodhead publishing, Cambridge, UK (2011).
  • A. W. K. Ma, S. R. Vora, Understanding the phase behavior, rheology and processing of carbon nanotube suspensions, in W. I. Milne, M. Cole (ed.) Carbon Nanotechnology, One Central Press (2016).

Journal Articles (with Impact Factors, IF)

(h-index of 12 and an i-10 index of 13, with 732 citations)
  • E. J. Carboni, B. H. Bognet, G. M. Bouchillon, A. L. Kadilak, L. M. Shor, M. D. Ward, A. W. K. Ma. Direct tracking of particles and quantification of margination in blood flow. Biophysical Journal (IF: 3.972). Accepted.
  • Y. Guo, H. Patanwala, B. H. Bognet, A. W. K. Ma. The physics of inkjet and inkjet-based 3D printing. Rapid Prototyping (IF: 1.352). Accepted.
  • J. Chen, X. Ma, Q. Dong, D. Song, D. Hargrove, S. Vora, A. W. K. Ma, X. Lu, Y. Lei. Self-healing of thermal-induced, biocompatible and biodegradable protein hydrogel. RSC Advances (IF: 3.289), 6, 56183-56192 (2016).
  • D. E. Tsentalovich, A. W. K. Ma, J. A. Lee, N. Behabtu, E. A. Bengio, A. Choi, J. Hao, Y. Luo, R. J. Headrick, M. J. Green, Y. Talmon, M. PasqualiRelationship of extensional viscosity and liquid crystalline transition to length distribution in carbon nanotube solutions. Macromolecules (IF:5.8), 49(2), 681-689 (2016) Link
  • B. Bognet, Y. Guo, A. W. K. Ma. Controlling system components with a sound card: A versatile inkjet fluid testing platform. Rev. Sci. Int. (IF: 1.614), 87, 015101 (2016) Link
  • S. R. Vora, B. Bognet, H. S. Patanwala, F. Chinesta, A. W. K. Ma. Surface pressure and microstructure of carbon nanotubes at an air–water interface. Langmuir (IF: 4.029), 31(16), 4663 – 4672 (2015). Link
  • C.-H. Kuo, W. Li, W. Song, Z. Luo, A. S. Poyraz, Y. Guo, A. W. K. Ma, S. L. Suib, J. He. Facile synthesis of Co3O4@CNT with high catalytic activity for CO oxidation under moisture-rich conditions. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces (IF: 5.9), 6(14), 11311 – 11317 (2014). Link
  • E. Carboni, K. Tschudi, J. Nam, X. Lu, A. W. K. Ma. Particle margination and its implications on intravenous anticancer drug delivery. AAPS PharmSciTech (IF: 1.776), 15(3), 762 - 771 (2014). Link
  • A. W. K. Ma, J. Nam, N. Behabtu, F. Mirri, C. C. Young, B. Dan, D. Tsentalovich, M. Majumder, L. Song, Y. Cohen , P. M. Ajayan, M. Pasquali. Scalable formation of carbon nanotube films containing highly aligned whiskerlike crystallites . Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. (IF: 2.587), 52, 8705 - 8713 (2013). Link
  • M. K. Hudait, Y. Zhu, D. Maurya, S. Priya, P. K. Patra, A. W. K. Ma, A. Aphale, I. Macwan. Structural and band alignment properties of Al2O3 on epitaxial Ge grown on (100), (110), and (111)A GaAs substrates by molecular beam epitaxy . J. Appl. Phys. (IF: 2.24), 113, 134311 (2013). Link
  • N. Behabtu, C. C. Young, D. E. Tsentalovich, O. Kleinerman, X. W., A. W. K. Ma, E. A. Bengio, R. F. ter Waarbeek, J. J. de Jong, R. E. Hoogerwerf, S. B. Fairchild, J. B. Ferguson, B. Maruyama, J. Kono, Y. Talmon, Y. Cohen, M. J. Otto, M. Pasquali. Strong, light, multifunctional fibers of carbon nanotubes with ultrahigh conductivity. Science (IF: 31.201), 339, 182 – 186 (2013). Link
  • F. Mirri, A. W. K. Ma, T. T. Hsu, N. Behabtu, S. L. Eichmann, C. C. Young, D. E. Tsentalovich, M. Pasquali. High-performance carbon nanotube transparent conductive films by scalable dip coating. ACS Nano (IF: 11.421), 6, 9737 – 9744 (2012). Link
  • B. Dan, A. W. K. Ma, E. H. Haroz, J. Kono, M. Pasquali. Nematic-like alignment in SWNT thin films from aqueous colloidal suspensions. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. (IF: 2.587) 51, 10232 – 10237 (2012). Link
  • A. W. K. Ma, K. M. Yearsley, F. Chinesta, M. R. Mackley. A review of the microstructure and rheology of carbon nanotube suspensions. Proc. ImechE Part N: J. Nanoengineering and Nanosystems, 222, 71 – 94 (2009). ** Best Paper Award **
  • A. W. K. Ma, F. Chinesta, M. R. Mackley. The rheology and modeling of chemically treated carbon nanotube suspensions. J. Rheol. (IF: 2.978)53, 547 – 573 (2009).
  • A. W. K. Ma, F. Chinesta, A. Ammar, M. R. Mackley. Rheological modeling of carbon nanotube aggregate suspensions. J. Rheol. (IF: 2.978) 52, 1311 – 1330 (2008).
  • A. W. K. Ma, F. Chinesta, T. Tuladhar, M. R. Mackley. Filament stretching of carbon nanotube suspensions. Rheol. Acta (IF: 2.027)47, 447 – 457 (2008).
  • Cueto E., A. W. K. Ma, F. Chinesta, M. R. Mackley. Numerical simulation of spin coating processes involving functionalized carbon nanotube suspensions. Int. J. Mat. Form. (IF: 1.148)2, 89 – 99 (2008).
  • A. W. K. Ma, M. R. Mackley, F. Chinesta. Rheological modelling of carbon nanotube (CNT) in steady shear flows. Int. J. Mat. Form. ((IF: 1.148)2, 83 – 88 (2008).
  • A. W. K. Ma, M. R. Mackley, F. Chinesta. The microstructure and rheology of carbon nanotube suspensions. Int. J. Mat. Form. (IF: 1.148)2, 75 – 81 (2008).
  • Lu J., A. Ma, S. Yang, K. M. Ng. Surfactant assisted solid-state synthesis and gas sensor application of a SWCNT/SnO2 nanocomposite. J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. (IF: 1.56)7, 1589 – 1595 (2007).
  • A. W. K. Ma, M. R. Mackley, S. S. Rahatekar. Experimental observation on the flow-induced assembly of carbon nanotube suspensions to form helical bands. Rheol. Acta (IF: 2.027)46, 979 – 987 (2007).
  • A. W. K. Ma, J. Lu, S. Yang, K. M. Ng. Quantitative non-covalent functionalization of carbon nanotubes. J. Cluster Sci. (IF: 0.916) 17, 599 – 608 (2006).

Selected Presentations

  • S. R. Vora, B. Bognet, H. Patanwala, F. Chinesta, A. W. K. Ma. The rheology of carbon nanotubes at an air-water interface. Keynote presentation, The XVIIth International Congress on Rheology (ICR2016), August 8 – 13, 2016, Kyoto, Japan.
  • A. W. K. Ma. CT flexible electronics initiative (NextFlex). Invited talk, Industrial Affiliates Program Annual Meeting, Institute of Materials Science, UConn, 25 May 2016, Storrs, CT, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. Inkjet and 3D printing for manufacturing flexible electronics. Invited presentation, Connecticut Symposium on Microelectronics & Optoelectronics (CMOC), 25th Annual Symposium, 6 Apr 2016, Storrs, CT, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. The rheology of carbon nanotube suspensions: from the bulk to the edge. Invited talk, Brown University, 27 October 2015, Providence, RI, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. The rheology and microstructure of carbon nanotube suspensions. Award presentation, 87th Society of Rheology Annual Meeting, 11 – 15 October 2015, Baltimore, MA, USA.
  • Y. Guo, B. Bognet, H. Patanwala, S. R. Vora, A. W. K. Ma. Inkjet printing of carbon nanotube suspensions. Oral and poster presentations, 87th Society of Rheology Annual Meeting, 11 – 15 October 2015, Baltimore, MA, USA.
  • E. Carboni, B. Bognet, G. Bouchillon, A. Kadilak, L. Shor, A. W. K. Ma. TThe rheology of nanoparticles in blood for improved cancer therapy. Oral and poster presentations, 87th Society of Rheology Annual Meeting, 11 – 15 October 2015, Baltimore, MA, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. 3D printing for biomedical applications. Invited talk, Nephrology, UConn Health , 11 August 2015, Farmington, CT, USA.
  • R. Hebert, A. W. K. Ma. UConn’s additive manufacturing initiative. Invited talk, Middlesex Chamber of Commerce Special Meeting, 27 May 2015, Chester, CT.
  • A. W. K. Ma. An engineering perspective: from nanoparticle-based drug delivery to inkjet and 3D printing for biomedical applications. Invited talk. Molecular medicine, UConn Health, 25 February 2015, Farmington, CT, USA.
  • S. R. Vora, B. Bognet, H. Patanwala, F. Chinesta, A. W. K. Ma. Surface properties of carbon nanotubes at an air-water interface. Oral Presentation, 2014 AIChE Annual Meeting, 16 - 21 November 2014, Atlanta, GA, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. The applications of nanoparticles for foam stabilization and drug delivery. Invited talk, University of Maine, 7 November 2014, Orono, ME, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. Rheology workshop, ALTANA Innovation Conference, 22 October 2014, Wallingford, CT, USA.
  • E. Carboni, Y. Guo, G. Bouchillon, A. Kadilak, L. Shor, A. W. K. Ma. The rheology of nanoparticles in blood for improved cancer therapy Oral Presentation, 86th Society of Rheology Annual Meeting, 6 - 9 October 2014, Philadelphia, PA, USA.
  • S. R. Vora, B. Bognet, H. Patanwala, F. Chinesta, A. W. K. Ma. Interfacial rheology and microstructure of carbon nanotubes at an air-water interface. Oral Presentation, 86th Society of Rheology Annual Meeting, 6 - 9 October 2014, Philadelphia, PA, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. Wettability and surface energies of solids. Invited talk, Rogers Corporation, 13 August 2014, Rogers, CT, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. Complex Fluids Laboratory (CFL): Research overview. Invited talk, DuPont., 13 June 2014, Wilmington, DE, USA.
  • M. Ward, D. Evans, E. Carboni, G. Bouchillon, L. Shor, S. Torti, A. W. K. Ma. A microfluidic study of nanoparticles in simulated blood flows: understanding the effect of margination. Poster Presentation, 2014 AIChE Northeast Student Regional Conference, 4 – 5 April 2014, University of Connecticut, CT, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. Research Highlights of Complex Fluids Laboratory @ UConn. Invited talk, Unilever, 16 January 2014, Trumbull, CT, USA.
  • E. Carboni, G. Bouchillon, L. Shor, S. Torti, A. W. K. Ma. A microfluidic study of nanoparticles in simulated blood flows: Understanding the effect of margination. Poster Presentation, 2013 MRS Fall Meeting, 1 – 6 December 2013, Boston, MA, USA.
  • Y. Guo, A. W. K. Ma. Inkjet printing of functional materials: Fluid property requirements and printing performance. Oral Presentation, 2013 MRS Fall Meeting, 1 – 6 December 2013, Boston, MA, USA.
  • H. Patanwala, S. Vora, Y. Guo, A. W. K. Ma. Carbon nanotube aerogels through functionalization and cross-linking. Poster Presentation, 2013 MRS Fall Meeting, 1 – 6 December 2013, Boston, MA, USA.
  • S. R. Vora, H. Patanwala, Y. Guo, A. W. K. Ma. Interface-driven assembly of carbon nanotubes at the air-water interface. Poster Presentation, 2013 MRS Fall Meeting, 1 – 6 December 2013, Boston, MA, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. The microstructure and rheology of carbon nanotube suspensions. Invited Lecture, University of Rhode Island, 21 November 2013, Kingston, RI. USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. Complex Fluids Laboratory @ UConn. Invited talk, Stanley Black and Decker, 18 November 2013, New Britain, CT, USA.
  • S. Vora, H. Patanwala, Y. Guo, A. W. K. Ma. The structure and rheology of carbon nanotubes adsorbed at an air-water interface. Oral Presentation, 2013 AIChE annual meeting , 3 – 8 November 2013, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  • M. Sullivan, V. Patel, M. Ward, D. Evans, E. Carboni, G. Bouchillon, L. Shor, S. Torti, A. W. K. Ma. Understanding the flow dynamics of nanoparticles for improved cancer therapy. Poster Presentation, 2013 AIChE annual meeting, 3 – 8 November 2013, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. The microstructure and rheology of carbon nanotube suspensions. Invited Lecture, NCS Workshop, Rutgers University, 25 October 2013, Piscataway, NJ.
  • S. R. Vora, H. Patanwala, Y. Guo, B. Bognet, A. W. K. Ma. Interfacial rheology and microstructure of carbon nanotubes at the air-water interface. Poster Presentation, 85th Society of Rheology Meeting, 13 – 17 October 2013, Montreal, Canada.
  • A. W. K. Ma. Complex flow behavior of nanoparticle-based fluids: from composite processing to inkjet printing. Invited Presentation, Air Force Research Laboratory (RX), 28 May 2013, Dayton, OH, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. The microstructure, rheology, and processing of carbon nanotube suspensions. Invited Presentation, Levich Insitute, City College of CUNY, 7 May 2013, New York City, NY, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. Complex Fluids Laboratory @ UConn: Past, current, and future. Invited Presentation, Henkel Loctite Corp., 17 January 2013, Rocky Hill, CT, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma. Complex Fluids Laboratory: Research Interests. Invited Presentation, Jonal Laboratories, 28 November 2012, Meriden, CT, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma, J. Nam, C. Y. Young, B. Dan, N. Behabtu, D. Tsentalovich, M. Pasquali. Dip coating of carbon nanotube films containing highly aligned whisker-like crystallite. Oral Presentation, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Meeting, 7 – 12 November 2010, Salt Lake City, UT, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma, C. Y. Young, N. Behabtu, A. N. G. Parra-Vasquez, D. Tsentalovich, A. Bengio, F. Mirri, M. Pasquali. Fiber spinning from liquid crystalline solutions of carbon nanotubes in superacids. Oral Presentation, Materials Research Society (MRS) Meeting, 29 November – 3 December 2010, Boston, MA, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma, F. Chinesta, M. R. Mackley. The rheology of carbon nanotube (CNT) suspensions: Experiments and Modeling, Oral Presentation, The XVth International Congress on Rheology (ICR), 3 – 8 August 2008, Monterey, CA, USA.
  • A. W. K. Ma, F. Chinesta, M. R. Mackley. The rheology and microstructure of carbon nanotube suspensions, Oral Presentation, The Polymer Processing Society (PPS) 24th Annual Meeting, 15 – 19 June 2008, Salerno, Italy.
  • A. W. K. Ma, F. Chinesta, M. R. Mackley. The rheology and microstructure of carbon nanotube suspensions, Keynote Presentation, 10th European Scientific Association for Material Forming (ESAFORM), 18 – 20 April 2007, Zaragoza, Spain.
  • A. W. K. Ma, F. Chinesta, M. R. Mackley. The Rheology and Microstructure of Carbon Nanotube (CNT) Suspensions, Oral Presentation, 4th Annual European Rheology Conference (AERC), 12 – 14 April 2007, Napoli, Italy.
  • A. W. K. Ma, M. R. Mackley. The Rheology of Carbon Nanotube Suspensions, Oral Presentation, Non-Newtonian Club Meeting, 6 June 2006, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom. ** Best Presentation Award **
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