Journal Articles


Yan, W. & Shelley, M. Universal image systems for non-periodic and periodic Stokes flows above a no-slip wall. Journal of Computational Physics 375, 263–270 (2018).


Yan, W. & Shelley, M. Flexibly imposing periodicity in kernel independent FMM: A multipole-to-local operator approach. Journal of Computational Physics 355, 214–232 (2018).


Yan, W. & Brady, J. F. The curved kinetic boundary layer of active matter. Soft Matter 14, 279–290 (2018).


Yan, W. & Brady, J. F. Anisotropic swim stress in active matter with nematic order. New J. Phys. 20, 053056 (2018).


Yan, W. & Brady, J. F. Antiswarming: Structure and dynamics of repulsive chemically active particles. Phys. Rev. E 96, 060601 (2017).


Foster, P. J., Yan, W., Fürthauer, S., Shelley, M. J. & Needleman, D. J. Connecting macroscopic dynamics with microscopic properties in active microtubule network contraction. New J. Phys. 19, 125011 (2017). (Co-First)


Yan, W. & Brady, J. F. The behavior of active diffusiophoretic suspensions: An accelerated Laplacian dynamics study. The Journal of Chemical Physics 145, 134902 (2016).


Yan, W. & Brady, J. F. The swim force as a body force. Soft Matter 11, 6235–6244 (2015).


Yan, W. & Brady, J. F. The force on a boundary in active matter. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 785, (2015).


Takatori, S. C., Yan, W. & Brady, J. F. Swim Pressure: Stress Generation in Active Matter. Physical Review Letters 113, 028103 (2014).


Zhang, Y., Li, S., Yan, W. & Yao, Q. Nanoparticle transport and deposition in boundary layer of stagnation-point premixed flames. Powder Technology 227, 24–34 (2012).


Zhang, Y., Li, S., Yan, W. & Tse, S. D. Effect of size-dependent grain structures on the dynamics of nanoparticle coalescence. Journal of Applied Physics 111, 124321 (2012).


Zhang, Y., Li, S., Yan, W., Yao, Q. & Tse, S. D. Role of dipole–dipole interaction on enhancing Brownian coagulation of charge-neutral nanoparticles in the free molecular regime. The Journal of Chemical Physics 134, 084501 (2011).


Wang, J., Li, S., Yan, W., Tse, S. D. & Yao, Q. Synthesis of TiO2 nanoparticles by premixed stagnation swirl flames. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 33, 1925–1932 (2011).


Yan, W., Li, S., Zhang, Y., Yao, Q. & Tse, S. D. Effects of Dipole Moment and Temperature on the Interaction Dynamics of Titania Nanoparticles during Agglomeration. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 114, 10755–10760 (2010).