Publications

Journal Articles

  1. Yan, W., & Brady, J. F. (2018). Anisotropic swim stress in active matter with nematic order, New Journal of Physics, 20, 053056. DOI
  2. Yan, W., & Shelley, M. (2018). Flexibly imposing periodicity in kernel independent FMM: A multipole-to-local operator approach. Journal of Computational Physics, 355(Supplement C), 214–232. DOI
  3. Yan, W., & Brady, J. F. (2018). The curved kinetic boundary layer of active matter. Soft Matter, 14, 279-290. DOI
  4. Yan, W., & Brady, J. F. (2017). Antiswarming: Structure and dynamics of repulsive chemically active particles. Physical Review E, 96(6), 060601. DOI
  5. Foster, P. J., Yan, W., Fürthauer, S., Shelley, M. J., & Needleman, D. J. (2017). Connecting macroscopic dynamics with microscopic properties in active microtubule network contraction. New Journal of Physics, 19(12), 125011. DOI. (First and equal contribution).
  6. Yan, W., & Brady, J. F. (2016). The behavior of active diffusiophoretic suspensions: An accelerated Laplacian dynamics study. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 145(13), 134902. DOI
  7. Yan, W., & Brady, J. F. (2015). The force on a boundary in active matter. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 785. DOI
  8. Yan, W., & Brady, J. F. (2015). The swim force as a body force. Soft Matter, 11(31), 6235–6244. DOI
  9. Takatori, S. C., Yan, W., & Brady, J. F. (2014). Swim Pressure: Stress Generation in Active Matter. Physical Review Letters, 113(2), 028103. DOI
  10. Zhang, Y., Li, S., Yan, W., & Yao, Q. (2012). Nanoparticle transport and deposition in boundary layer of stagnation-point premixed flames. Powder Technology, 227(Supplement C), 24–34. DOI
  11. Zhang, Y., Li, S., Yan, W., & Tse, S. D. (2012). Effect of size-dependent grain structures on the dynamics of nanoparticle coalescence. Journal of Applied Physics, 111(12), 124321. DOI
  12. Zhang, Y., Li, S., Yan, W., Yao, Q., & Tse, S. D. (2011). Role of dipole–dipole interaction on enhancing Brownian coagulation of charge-neutral nanoparticles in the free molecular regime. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 134(8), 084501. DOI
  13. Wang, J., Li, S., Yan, W., Tse, S. D., & Yao, Q. (2011). Synthesis of TiO2 nanoparticles by premixed stagnation swirl flames. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 33(2), 1925–1932. DOI
  14. Yan, W., Li, S., Zhang, Y., Yao, Q., & Tse, S. D. (2010). Effects of Dipole Moment and Temperature on the Interaction Dynamics of Titania Nanoparticles during Agglomeration. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 114(24), 10755–10760. DOI

Conference Contributions

  1. Yan, W., & Shelley, M. Flexibly imposing periodicity in kernel independent FMM: A Multipole-To-Local operator approach. Bulletin of the American Physical Society. 70th APS DFD, 2017. Link
  2. Kanale, A., Guo, H., Yan, W., & Kanso, E. Large-scale Synchronization in Carpets of Micro-rotors. Bulletin of the American Physical Society. 70th APS DFD, 2017. Link
  3. Yan, W., Corona. E., Veerapaneni, S. & Shelley, M. Resolving collisions in Stokes suspensions with an efficient and stable potential-free constrained optimization algorithm. Bulletin of the American Physical Society. 70th APS DFD, 2017. Link
  4. Brady, J. F., & Yan, W. The Force on a Boundary in Active Matter. Bulletin of the American Physical Society (Vol. Volume 60, Number 21). 68th APS DFD, 2015. Link
  5. Yan, W., & Brady, J. F. The swim force as a body force. Bulletin of the American Physical Society (Vol. Volume 60, Number 21). 68th APS DFD, 2015. Link
  6. Yan, W., & Brady, J. F. Instability and spinodal decomposition of chemically active suspensions. Bulletin of the American Physical Society (Vol. Volume 59, Number 20). 67th APS DFD, 2014. Link