Dynamics of Confined Soft & Biological Matter




M. Ilton, S. M. Cox, T. Egelmeers, G. P. Sutton, S. N. Patek, A. J. Crosby
Size-scaling limits of impulsive elastic energy release from a resilin-like elastomer

Articles in Refereed Publications

M. Ilton, M. S. Bhamla, X. Ma, S. M. Cox, Y.-J. Kim, J.-S. Koh, D. Krishnamurthy, C.-Y. Kuo, F. Z. Temel, A. J. Crosby, M. Prakash, G. Sutton, R. J. Wood, E. Azizi, S. Bergbreiter, S. N. Patek,
The principles of cascading power limits in small, fast biological and engineered systems
Science, 360, eaao1082 (2018).

M. Ilton, T. Salez, P. D. Fowler, M. Rivetti, M. Aly, M. Benzaquen, J. D. McGraw, E. Raphaël, K. Dalnoki-Veress, O. Bäumchen
Adsorption-induced slip inhibition for polymer melts on ideal substrates
Nature Communications, 9, 1172 (2018)

M. Ilton, C. DiMaria, K. Dalnoki-Veress
Direct Measurement of the Critical Pore Size in a Model Membrane
Physical Review Letters, 117, 257801 (2016)
[Highlighted in Physics “Focus” article, “This Week in Physics]

M. Ilton, M. M. P. Couchman, C. Gerbelot, M. Benzaquen, P. D. Fowler, H. A. Stone, E. Raphaël, K. Dalnoki-Veress, T. Salez
Capillary Levelling of Freestanding Liquid Nanofilms
Physical Review Letters, 117, 167801 (2016)

M. Benzaquen*, M. Ilton*, M.V. Massa, T. Salez, P. Fowler, E. Raphaël, K. Dalnoki-Veress (*equal contribution)
Symmetry Plays a Key Role in the Erasing of Patterned Surface Features
Applied Physics Letters, 107, 053103 (2015)

M. Ilton, O. Bäumchen, K. Dalnoki-Veress
Onset of Area-Dependent Dissipation in Droplet Spreading
Physical Review Letters, 115, 046103 (2015)

M. Ilton, P. Stasiak, M.W. Matsen, K. Dalnoki-Veress
A single liquid on a homogeneous substrate can lead to a quantised spectrum of contact angles
Physics in Canada, 70, 3 (2014)

M. Ilton, P. Stasiak, M.W. Matsen, K. Dalnoki-Veress
Quantized Contact Angles in the Dewetting of a Structured Liquid
Physical Review Letters, 112, 068303 (2014)

D. Qi, M. Ilton, J.A. Forrest
Measuring surface and bulk relaxation in glassy polymers
European Physical Journal E, 34, 6 (2011)

M. Ilton*, D. Qi*, J.A. Forrest  (*equal contribution)
Using nanoparticle embedding to probe surface rheology and the length scale of surface mobility in glassy polymers
Macromolecules, 42, 6851 (2009)

J.E. Sonier, M. Ilton, V. Pacradouni, C.V. Kaiser, S.A. Sabok-Sayr, Y. Ando, S. Komiya, W.N. Hardy, D.A. Bonn, R. Liang, W.A. Atkinson
Inhomogeneous Magnetic-Field Response of YBa2Cu3Oy and La2-xSrxCuO4 Persisting above the Bulk Superconducting Transition Temperature
Physical Review Letters, 101, 117001 (2008)