Refereed Journal Articles

2014:

Li, F.; Chong, C.; Yang, J.; G. Kevrekidis, P.; Daraio, C. "Wave transmission in time- and space-variant helicoidal phononic crystals", Physical Review E, 90, 053201, 2014. (PDF)

Thevamaran, R.; Fraternali, F.; Daraio, C. "Multiscale Mass-Spring Model for High-Rate Compression of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Foams", Journal of Applied Mechanics, 81, 121006, 2014. (PDF)

Li, F.; Anzel, P.; Yang, J.; G. Kevrekidis, P.; Daraio, C. "Granular acoustic switches and logic elements", Nature Communications, 5, 5311, 2014. (PDF)

Leonard, A.; Ponson, L.; Daraio, C. "Wave mitigation in ordered networks of granular chains", Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 73, 103-117, 2014. (PDF)

Lydon, J.; Serra-Garcia, M.; Daraio, C. "Local to extended transitions of resonant defect modes", Physical Review Letters , 113, 185503, 2014. (PDF)

Moleron, M.; Serra-Garcia, M.; Daraio, C. "Acoustic Fresnel lens with extraordinary transmission", Appl. Phys. Lett., 105, 114109, 2014. (PDF)

Nadkarni, K.; Daraio, C.; Kochmann, D. "Dynamics of periodic mechanical structures containing bistable elastic elements: From elastic- to solitary-wave propagation", Physical Review E, 90, 023204, 2014. (PDF)

Burgoyge, H.A..; Daraio, C. "Strain-rate-dependent model for the dynamic compression of elastoplastic spheres", Physical Review E, 89, 032203, 2014. (PDF)

Yamamoto, N.; Gdoutos, E.; Toda, R.; White, V.; Manohara, H.; Daraio, C. "Thin Films with Ultra-low Thermal Expansion", Advanced Materials, 26, 3076-3080, 2014. (PDF) Highlighted in Science, Vol. 343, No. 6176, 14 March 2014.

Thevamaran, R.; Daraio, C. "An experimental technique for the dynamic characterization of soft complex materials", Experimental Mechanics, (DOI) 10.1007/s11340-014-9896-9, 2014. (PDF) (Data)

Misra, A.; Kumar, P.; Raney, J.R.; Singhal, A.; Lattanzi, L.; Daraio, C. "Effect of fluid medium on mechanical behavior of carbon nanotube foam", App. Phys. Lett., 104, 221910, 2014. (PDF)

Moleron, M.; Leonard, A.; Daraio, C. "Solitary waves in a chain of repelling magnets", Journal of Applied Physics, 115, 184901, 2014. (PDF)

Chong, C.; Li, F.; Yang, J.; Williams, M. O.; Kevrekidis, I.G.; Kevrekidis, P.G.; Daraio, C. "Damped-driven granular chains: An ideal playground for dark breathers and multibreathers", Physical Review E, 89, 032924, 2014. (PDF)

Leonard, A.; Chong, C.;Kevrekidis, P.G.; Daraio, C. "Traveling waves in 2D hexagonal granular crystal lattices", Granular Matter, 16, 531-542, 2014. (PDF)

Lattanzi, L.; De Nardo, L.; Raney, J.R.; Daraio, C. "Geometry-Induced Mechanical Properties of Carbon Nanotube Foams", Advanced Engineering Materials, 15, 9999, 2014. (PDF)

Donahue, C.; Anzel, P.; Bonanomi, L.; Keller, T.; Daraio, C. "Experimental realization of a nonlinear acoustic lens with a tunable focus", Appl. Phys. Lett., 104, 014103, 2014. (PDF)

2013:

Berardi, V.; Lydon, J.; Kevrekidis, P. G.; Daraio, C.; R. Carretero-Gonzalez "Directed ratchet transport in granular chains", Physical Review E, 88, 052202, 2013. (PDF)

Pathak, S.; Raney, J.R.; Daraio, C. "Effect of morphology on the strain recovery of vertically aligned carbon nanotube arrays: An in situ study", Carbon, 63, 303-316, 2013. (PDF)

Vozzi, G.; Corallo, C.; Daraio, C. "Pressure-activated microsyringe composite scaffold of poly(L-lactic acid) and carbon nanotubes for bone tissue engineering", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 129, 2, 528-536, 2013. (PDF)

Leonard, A.; Fraternali, F.; Daraio, C. "Directional Wave Propagation in a Highly Nonlinear Square Packing of Spheres", Experimental Mechanics, 53, 3, 327-337, 2013. (PDF)

Yang, J.; Daraio, C. "Frequency- and Amplitude-Dependent Transmission of Stress Waves in Curved One-Dimensional Granular Crystals Composed of Diatomic Particles", Experimental Mechanics, 53, 3, 469-483, 2013. (PDF)

Lydon, J.; Jayaprakash, K.R.; Ngo, D.; Starosvetsky, Y.; Vakakis, A.F.; Daraio, C. "Frequency bands of strongly nonlinear homogeneous granular crystals", Physical Review E, 88, 012206, 2013. (PDF)

Blesgen, T.; Fraternali, F.; Raney, J.R.; Daraio, C.; "Multiscale mass-spring models of carbon nanotube arrays accounting for mullins-like behavior and permanent deformation", Multiscale Model. Simul., 11(2), 545-565, 2013. (PDF)

Gdoutos, T.; Shapiro, A.; Daraio, C. "Thin and thermally stable periodic metastructures", Experimental Mechanics, 53, 1735-1742, 2013. (PDF)

Raney, J.R.; Fraternali, F.; Daraio, C. "Rate-independent dissipation and loading direction effects in compressed carbon nanotube arrays", Nanotechnology, 24, 255707, 2013. (PDF)

Kevrekidis, P.G.; Vainchtein, A.; Serra Garcia, M.; Daraio, C. "Interaction of Traveling Waves with Mass-With-Mass Defects within a Hertzian Chain", Physical Review E, 87, 042911, 2013. (PDF)

Chong, C.; Kevrekidis, P.G.; Theocharis, G.; Daraio, C. "Dark breathers in granular crystals", Physical Review E, 87, 042202, 2013. (PDF)

Cai, L.; Yang, J.; Rizzo, P.; Ni, X.;. Daraio, C. "Propagation of highly nonlinear waves in a curved channel", Granular Matter, (DOI) 10.1007/s10035-013-0414-z, 2013. (PDF)

Raney, J.R.; Wang, R.Y.; Daraio, C. "Control of microstructural heterogeneities in carbon nanotube foams", Carbon, 52, 193-200, 2013. (PDF)

Szelengowicz, I.; Hasan M.A.; Starosvetsky, Y.; Vakakis, A.; Daraio, C. "Energy equipartition in two-dimensional granular systems with spherical intruders", Physical Review E, 87, 032204, 2013. (PDF)

Fraternali, F.; Raney, J.R.; Daraio, C. "Modeling microscale instabilities in compressed carbon nanotube bundles using multistable spring models", Composite Structures, 96, 745-750, 2013. (PDF)

Hoogeboom, C.; Man, Y.; Boechler, N.; Theocharis, G.; Kevrekidis, P.G.; Kevrekidis, I.G.; Daraio, C. "Hysteresis Loops and Multi-stability: From Periodic Orbits to Chaotic Dynamics (and Back) in Diatomic Granular Crystals", European Physics Letters, 101, 44003, 2013. (PDF)

Ngo, D.; Griffiths, S.; Khatri, D.; Daraio, C. "Highly nonlinear solitary waves in chains of hollow spherical particles", Granular Matter, 15, 149-155 2013. (PDF)

2012:

Li, F.; Ngo, D.; Yang, J.; Daraio, C. "Tunable phononic crystals based on cylindrical Hertzian contact", Applied Physics Letter, 101, 171903, 2012. (PDF)

Szelengowicz, I.; Kevrekidis, P.G.; Daraio, C. "Wave propagation in square granular crystals with spherical interstitial intruders" Physical Review E, 86, 061306, 2012. (PDF)

Khatri, D.; Ngo, D.; Daraio, C. "Highly Nonlinear Solitary waves in chains of cylindrical particles", Granular Matter, 14, 1, 63-69, 2012. (PDF)

Leonard, A.; Awasthi, A.; Geubelle, P.; Daraio, C. "Effects of weak disorder on stress wave anisotropy in centered square nonlinear granular crystals", Physical Review E, 86, 031305, 2012. (PDF)

Vozzi, G.; Corallo, C.; Daraio, C. "Pressure-Activated Microsyringe Composite Scaffold of Poly(L-Lactic Acid) and Carbon Nanotubes for Bone Tissue Engineering", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, DOI 10.1002/app.38235, 2012. (PDF)

Yang, J.; Daraio, C. "Frequency- and amplitude-dependent transmission of stress waves in curved one-dimensional granular crystals composed of diatomic particles", Experimental Mechanics, DOI 10.1007/s11340-012-9652-y, 2012. (PDF)

Ni, X.; Rizzo, P.; Yang, J.; Khatri, D.; Daraio, C. "Monitoring the hydration of cement using highly nonlinear solitary waves", NDT & E International, available online: 22-MAY-2012 DOI information: 10.1016/j.ndteint.2012.05.003, 2012. (PDF)

Raney, J.R.; Zhang, H-L.; Morse, D.E.; Daraio, C. "In Situ Synthesis of Metal Oxides in Carbon Nanotube Arrays and Mechanical Properties of the Resulting Structures", Carbon, 50, 12, 4432-4440, 2012. (PDF)

Blesgen, T.; Fraternali, F.; Raney, J.R.; Amendola, A.; Daraio, C. "Continuum limits of bistable spring models of carbon nanotube arrays accounting for material damage", Mechanics Research Communications, 45, 58-63, 2012. (PDF)

Leonard, A.; Daraio, C. "Stress wave anisotropy in centered square highly nonlinear granular systems", Physical Review Letters, 108, 214301, 2012. (PDF)

Lattanzi, L.; Raney, J.R.; De Nardo, L.; Misra, A.; Daraio, C. "Nonlinear viscoelasticity of freestanding and polymer-anchored vertically aligned carbon nanotube foams", Journal of Applied Physics, 111, 074314, 2012. (PDF)

Yang, J.; Sangiorgio, S.; Silvestro, C.; De Nardo, L.; Daraio, C. "Site-specific quantification of bone quality using solitary wave-based diagnostic scheme", Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 134, 101001, (Editor's Choice for best paper of the year), 2012. (PDF)

Man, Y.; Boechler, N.; Theocharis, G.; Kevrekidis, P. G.; and Daraio, C. “Defect Modes in One-Dimensional Granular Crystals”, Physical Review E, 85, 037601, 2012. (PDF)

Ngo, D.; Fraternali, F.; Daraio, C. "Highly nonlinear solitary wave propagation in y-shaped granular crystals with variable branch angles", Physical Review E, 85, 036602, 2012. (PDF)

Fraternali, F.; Senatore, L.; Daraio, C. "Solitary waves on tensegrity lattices", Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 60, 1137–1144, 2012. (PDF)

Yang, J.; Khatri, D.; Anzel, P.; Daraio, C. “Interaction of one-dimensional granular crystals with flat plates”, International Journal of Solids and Structures, Available online: 24-FEB-20122011. DOI information: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2012.02.013, 2012. (PDF)

Gonzalez, M; Yang, J.; Daraio, C.; and Ortiz, M. "Mesoscopic approach to granular crystal dynamics", Physical Review E, 85, 016604, 2012. (PDF)

Yang, J.; Silvestro, C.; Sangiorgio, S.; Borkowski, S.; De Nardo, L.; Ebramzadeh, E. and Daraio, C. "Nondestructive evaluation of orthopedic implant stability using highly nonlinear solitary waves", Smart Materials and Structures, 21, 012002 (10pp), 2012. (PDF)

Yang, J.; Dunatunga, S.; Daraio, C. “Amplitude-dependent attenuation of compressive waves in curved granular crystals constrained by elastic guides” Acta Mechanica, 223, 3, 549-562, DOI 10.1007/s00707-011-0568-x, 2012. (PDF)

2011:

Misra, A.; Raney, J.R.; Craig, A.C.; Daraio, C. “Effect of density variation and non-covalent functionalization on the compressive behavior of carbon nanotube arrays”, Nanotechnology, 22, 425705, 2011. (PDF)

Misra, A.; Raney, J.R.; Craig, A.C.; De Nardo, L.; Daraio, C. "Synthesis and characterization of carbon nanotube-polymer multilayer structures", ACS Nano, Published Online, 2011. (PDF)

Leonard, A.; Fraternali, F.; Daraio, C. “Directional Wave Propagation in a Highly Nonlinear Square Packing of Spheres”, Experimental Mechanics, Published Online, 2011. (PDF)

Boechler, N.; Theocharis, G.; Daraio, C. “Bifurcation based acoustic switching and rectification”, Nature Materials, 10, 9, 665-668, 2011. (PDF)

Ngo, D.; Khatri, D. and Daraio, C. “Solitary waves in uniform chains of ellipsoidal particles”, Physical Review E, 84, 026610, 2011. (PDF)

Khatri, D.; Ngo, D. and Daraio, C. “Solitary waves in uniform chains of cylindrical particles”, Granular Matter, In Press, 2011. (PDF)

Sun, D.; Daraio, C.; Sen, S. "The nonlinear repulsive force between two solids with axial symmetry", Physical Review E, 83, 066605, 2011. (PDF)

Raney, J.R.; Fraternali, F.; Amendola, A.; Daraio, C. "Modeling and in situ identification of material parameters for layered structures based on carbon nanotube arrays", Composite Structures, 93, 3013–3018, 2011. (PDF)

Raney, J.R.; Misra, A.; Daraio, C. "Tailoring the microstructure and mechanical properties of arrays of aligned multiwall carbon nanotubes by utilizing different hydrogen concentrations during synthesis", Carbon, 49, 3631-3638, 2011, 2011. (PDF)

Xianglei, N.; Rizzo, P.; Daraio, C. "Laser-based excitation of nonlinear solitary waves in a chain of beads", Physical Review E, 84, 026601, 2011. (PDF)

Fraternali, F.; Blesgen, T.; Amendola, A.; Daraio, C. "Multiphase mass-spring models for carbon nanotubes arrays accounting for strain localization and hysteresis", Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 59, 1, 89-102, 2011. (PDF)

Xianglei, N.; Rizzo, P.; Daraio, C. "Actuators for the generation of highly nonlinear solitary waves", Review of Scientific Instruments, 82, 034902, 2011.(PDF)

Boechler, N.; Yang, J.; Theocharis, G.; Kevrekidis, P. G.; Daraio, C. "Tunable vibrational band gaps in one-dimensional diatomic granular crystals with three-particle unit cells", Journal of Applied Physics, 109, 7, 074906, 2011. (PDF)

Yang, J.; Silvestro, C; Khatri, D; De Nardo, L; Daraio, C "Interaction of highly nonlinear solitary waves with linear elastic media", Physical Review E, 83, 4, 046606, 2011. (PDF)

Spadoni, A.; Daraio, C; Hurst, W.; Brown, M. "Nonlinear phononic crystals based on chains of disks alternating with toroidal structures", Applied Physics Letters, 98, 161901, 2011. (PDF)

2010:

Theocharis, G.; Boechler, N.; Kevrekidis, P. G.; Job, S.; Porter, M. A., and Daraio, C. "Intrinsic energy localization through discrete gap breathers in one-dimensional diatomic granular crystals", Physical Review E, 82, 056604, 2010. (PDF)

Daraio, C.; Ngo, D.; Nesterenko, V. F.; Fraternali, F. "Highly nonlinear pulse splitting and recombination in a two dimensional granular network", Physical Review E, 82, 036603, 2010. (PDF)

Ponson, L.; Boechler, N.; Lai, Y. M.; Porter, M. A.; Kevrekidis, P. G. and Daraio, C. "Nonlinear waves in disordered diatomic granular chains", Physical Review E, 82, 021301, 2010. (PDF)

Spadoni, A.; Daraio, C. "Generation and control of sound bullets with a nonlinear acoustic lens", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107, 7230, 2010. (PDF)

Boechler, N.; Theocharis, G.; Job, S. ; Porter, M.A.; Kevrekidis, P.G.; Daraio, C. "Discrete breathers in one-dimensional diatomic granular crystals", Physical Review Letters, 104, 244302, 2010. (PDF)

Fraternali, F.; Porter. M.A., Daraio, C. "Optimal design of composite granular protectors", Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures, 17, 1, 1-16, 2010. (PDF)

2009:

Molinari, A. and Daraio, C. "Stationary shocks in elastic highly nonlinear granular chains", Physical Review E, 80, 056602, 2009. (PDF)

Herbold, E.B.; Kim, J.; Nesterenko, V.F.; Wang, S.; Daraio, C. "Tunable frequency band-gap and pulse propagation in a strongly nonlinear diatomic chain", Acta Mechanica, 205, 1-4, 85-103, 2009. (PDF)

Theocharis, G.; Kevrekidis, P. G.; Porter, M. A.; Daraio, C. and Kevrekidis, Y. "Localized breathing modes in granular crystals with defects", Physical Review E, 80, 066601, 2009. (PDF)

Misra, A.; Giri, J.; Daraio, C. "Hydrogen evolution on hydrophobic aligned carbon nanotubes arrays", ACS Nano, 3, 12, 3903-8, 2009. (PDF)

Porter, M.A.; Daraio, C.; Szelengowicz, I.; Herbold, E.B.; Kevrekidis, P.G. "Highly nonlinear solitary waves in heterogeneous periodic granular media", Physica D, 238, 666-676, 2009. (PDF)

Carretero-Gonzalez, R.; Khatri, D.; Porter, M.A.; Kevrekidis, P.G.; Daraio, C. "Dissipative solitary waves in periodic granular media", Physical Review Letters, 102, 024102, 2009. (PDF)

2008:

Misra, A.; Daraio, C. "Carbon nanotube-sharp tips and carbon nanotubes-soldering iron", Advanced Materials, 20, 1-4, 2008. (PDF)

Misra, A.; Greer, J.R.; Daraio, C. "Strain rate effects in the mechanical response of polymer anchored carbon nanotube foams", Advanced Materials, 20, 1-5, 2008. (PDF)

Coluci, V.R.; Fonseca, A.F.; Galvao, D.S. and Daraio, C. "Entanglement and the nonlinear elastic behavior of forest of coiled carbon nanotubes", Physical Review Letters, 100, 086807, 2008. (PDF)

Porter, M.A.; Daraio, C.; Herbold, E.B.; Szelengowicz, I.; Kevrekidis, P.G. "Highly nonlinear solitary waves in phononic crystal dimers", Physical Review E, 77, 015601(R), 2008. (PDF)

2007:

Bandaru, P.R.; Daraio, C. and Rao, A.M. "A plausible mechanism for the evolution of helical forms in nanostructure growth", Journal of Applied Physics, 101, 094307, 2007. (PDF)

Quist, A.P., Chand, A., Ramachandran, S., Daraio, C., Jin, S., Lal, R. "Atomic force microscopy imaging and electrical recording of lipid bilayers supported over microfabricated silicon chip nanopores: Lab-on-a-chip system for lipid membranes and ion channels", Langmuir, 23, 3, 1375-1380, 2007. (PDF)

2006:

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V.F.; Herbold, E.; Jin, S. "Energy trapping and shock disintegration in a composite granular medium", Physical Review Letters, 96, 058002, 2006. (PDF)

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V.F.; Herbold, E.; Jin, S. "Tunability of solitary wave properties in one dimensional strongly nonlinear phononic crystals", Physical Review E, 73, 026610, 2006. (PDF)

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V.F. "Strongly nonlinear waves in a chain of polymer coated steel beads", Physical Review E, 73, 026612, 2006. (PDF)

Ye, X.R.; Daraio, C.; Wang, C.; Talbot, J. B.; Jin, S. "Room Temperature Solvent-free Synthesis of Monodisperse Magnetite Nanocrystals", Journal of Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, 6, 3, 852-856, 2006. (PDF)

Chen, I-Chen and Chen, Li-Han and Ye, Xiang-Rong and Daraio, C. and Jin, Sungho and Orme, Christine A. and Quist, Arjan and Lal, Ratnesh, "Extremely sharp carbon nanocone probes for atomic force microscopy imaging", Applied Physics Letters, 88 (15) 153102, 2006. (PDF)

AuBuchon, J.F.; Chen, L.H.; Daraio, C.; Jin, S., "Multibranching carbon nanotubes via self- seeded catalysts", Nano Letters, 6, 324-328, 2006. (PDF)

Chen, L.H.; AuBuchon, J.F.; Chen, I.C.; Daraio, C.; Ye, X.R.; Gapin, A.I.; Jin, S.; Wang, C. M.; "Growth of aligned carbon nanotubes on carbon microfibers by DC plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition", Applied Physics Letters, 88, 033103, 2006. (PDF)

Rao, R.; Chandrasekaran, H.; Gubbala, S.; Sunkara, M.K.; Daraio, C.; Jin, S., Rao, A.M. "Synthesis of low-melting metal oxide and sulfide nanowires and nanobelts", Journal of Electronic Materials, 35, 5, 2006. (PDF)

Oh, S.H.; Daraio, C.; Chen, L.H.; Pisanic, T.R.; Finones, R.; Jin, S., "Significantly accelerated osteoblast cell growth on aligned TiO2 nanotubes", Journal of Biomedical & Materials Research A, DOI 10/1002/jbm.a, 97-103, 2006. (PDF)

Park, J.; Daraio, C.; Jin, S.; Bandaru, P.R. "Three-way electrical gating characteristics of metallic Y-junction carbon nanotubes", Applied Physics Letters, 88, 243113, 2006. (PDF)

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V.F.; Jin, S.; Wang, W.; Rao, A. M. "Impact response by a forest of coiled carbon nanotubes", Journal of Applied Physics, 100, 064309, 2006. (PDF)

2005:

Daraio C.; AuBuchon, J.F.; Chen, L.H.; Gapin, A.I.; Jin S. "Iron silicide root formation in carbon nanotubes grown by microwave PECVD", Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 109, 51, 24215- 24219, 2005. (PDF)

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V.F.; Herbold, E.; Jin, S. "Strongly nonlinear waves in a chain of Teflon beads", Physical Review E, 72, 016603, 2005. (PDF)

Bandaru, P.R.; Daraio, C.; Jin, S. and Rao, A.M. "Novel electrical switching behavior and logic in carbon nanotube Y-junctions", Nature Materials, 4, 663-666, 2005. (PDF)

Nesterenko, V.F.; Daraio, C.; Herbold, E.B.; Jin, S. "Anomalous wave reflection at the interface of two strongly nonlinear granular media", Physical Review Letters, 95, 158702, 2005. (PDF)

Oh, S.H.; Finones, R. R.; Daraio, C.; Chen L.-H.; Jin, S. "Growth of nano-scale hydroxyapatite using chemically treated titanium oxide nanotubes", Biomaterials, 26, 4938-4943, 2005. (PDF)

Nalla, R.K.; Porter, A.E.; Daraio, C.; Minor, A.M.; Radmilovic, V.; Stach, E.A.; Tomsia, A.P. and Ritchie R.O. "Ultrastructural examination of dentin using focused ion beam cross-sectioning and transmission electron microscopy", Micron, 36, 672-680, 2005. (PDF)

2004:

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V. F.; Aubuchon, J. F.; Jin, S.; "Dynamic nanofragmentation of carbon nanotubes", Nano Letters, 4, 10, 1915-1918, 2004. (PDF)

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V. F.; Jin, S. "Highly nonlinear contact interaction and dynamic energy dissipation by forest of carbon nanotubes", Appl. Phys. Letters, 85, 23, 5724-5726, 2004. (PDF)

Gothard, N.; Daraio, C.; Gaillard, J.; Zidan, R.; Jin S. and Rao, A. M. "Controlled growth of Y- junction nanotubes using Ti-doped vapor catalyst", Nano Letters, 4, 2, 213-217, 2004. (PDF)

AuBuchon, J.F.; Chen, L.H.; Gapin, A.I.; Kim, D.W.; Daraio, C.; Jin S.H. "Multiple sharp bendings of carbon nanotubes during growth to produce zigzag morphology", Nano Letters, 4, 9, 1781- 1784, 2004. (PDF)

Srivastava D.; Menon M.; Daraio, C.; et al. "Vacancy-mediated mechanism of nitrogen substitution in carbon nanotubes", Physical Review B, 69, 15, 153414, 2004. (PDF)

Chen, L.H.; AuBuchon, J. F.; Gapin, A; Daraio, C.; Bandaru, P.; Jin, S.; Kim D. W.; and Yoo, I. K.; Wang, C. M. "Control of carbon nanotube morphology by change of applied bias field during growth", Applied Physics Letters, 85, 22, 5373-53756, 2004. (PDF)

Gopal, V.; Radmilovic, V. R.; Daraio, C.; Jin, S.; Yang, P.; Stach, E. A.; "Rapid prototyping of site- specific nanocontacts by electron and ion beam assisted direct-write nanolithography", Nano Letters, 4, 11, 2059-2063, 2004. (PDF)

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Refereed Conference Proceedings

2013:

Namiko Yamamoto, Eleftherios Gdoutos, Chiara Daraio, "Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Structured Thin Films with Tunable, Ultra-low Thermal Expansion", VI International Conference on Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures - STRUCTURAL MEMBRANES 2013, Munich, Germany, 9-11 October 2013.

Andrea Leonard, Laurent Ponson, Chiara Daraio, "Nonlinear Pulse Propagation through Ordered Granular Networks", special session on "Mechanics and Dynamics of Periodic Structures", SES 50th Annual Technical Meeting/ASME-AMD, July 28-31, 2013 at Brown University.

Thevamaran R., Lattanzi L., Daraio C., "Dynamic Behavior of Micro-Architectures of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes", 4th Canadian Conference on Nonlinear Solid Mechanics, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, July 2013.

Leonard, A.; Ponson, L.; Daraio, C; "Nonlinear Pulse Propagation through Ordered Granular Networks", Proceedings of Phononics 2013, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, June 2-June 7, 2013.

Luca Bonanomi, Georgios Theocharis, Duc Ngo, Chiara Daraio, "Locally resonant granular crystal", Proceedings of Phononics 2013, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, June 2-June 7, 2013.

Thevamaran R., Daraio C., "Dynamic characterization of vertically aligned carbon nanotube foams", 2013 SEM XIII International Congress & Exposition on Experimental & Applied Mechanics, Chicago, IL, USA, June 2013.

Matthew O. Williams, Dmitry Pozharskiy, Christopher Chong, Panayotis G. Kevrekidis, Chiara Daraio, and Yannis G. Kevrekidis, "Large Scale Computational Dynamics in Engineered Granular Crystals", Computing and Systems Technology Division, 2013 Annual Meeting.

Fernando Fraternali, Jordan R. Raney, Chiara Daraio, "In-situ identification techniques for layered structures based on carbon nanotube arrays", 17th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS17), Porto, June 2013.

Namiko Yamamoto, Eleftherios Gdoutos, Chiara Daraio, "Engineered thin films with ultra-low thermal expansion coefficient for deployable or deformable space structures", 54th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference and Co-located Events, scheduled 8-11 April 2013.

2012:

Carly Donahue, Paul Anzel, Thomas Keller, Chiara Daraio, "An Experimental Study of a Nonlinear Acoustic Lens Interfaced with Water", Bulletin of the American Physical Society 65th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, Volume 57, Number 17, November 18-20, 2012; San Diego, California.

Ramathasan Thevamaran, Namiko Yamamoto, Chiara Daraio, “Wave propagation in multilayered structures composed of carbon nanotubes and rigid inter-layers under small velocity impacts” 23rd International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics ICTAM2012, Beijing, China, August 2012.

M. Silva Sohn, D. Tortorelli, I. Szelengowicz, C. Daraio “Topology optimization in two-dimensional granular crystals” ENGOTP2012 - 3rd International Conference on Engeneering Optimization, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1-5 July 2012.

Thevamaran R., Daraio C., "Dynamics of multilayered structures of VACNTs with metallic inter-layers", 2012 SEM XII International Congress & Exposition on Experimental & Applied Mechanics, Costa Mesa, CA, USA, June 2012.

Lin, WH; Daraio, C., "Experimental Testing of Micro-Particles Collision", Proceedings of the 2012 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics. Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Volume 1, pp 475-480 (2012).

Namiko Yamamoto, Ramathasan Thevamaran, Chiara Daraio, "Dynamic Behavior of Periodic Structures Consisting of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes and Rigid Interlayer", 53rd Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials and Co-located Conferences, American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics, (AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC) Honolulu, HI, April 2012.

Paul Anzel and Chiara Daraio “Investigation of co-travelling solitary wave collisions in a granular chain” SPIE Sensors and Smart Structures/NDE, 19th annual international symposium, San Diego, CA, 2012.

Jinkyu Yang and Chiara Daraio “Amplitude-dependent phonon propagation in granular crystals constrained by elastic guides” SPIE Sensors and Smart Structures/NDE, 19th annual international symposium, San Diego, CA, 2012.

Jinkyu Yang, Devvrath Khatri, Paul Anzel, and Chiara Daraio “Solitary wave-based inspection of plate structures using granular crystals” SPIE Sensors and Smart Structures/NDE, 19th annual international symposium, San Diego, CA, 2012.

S. Borkowski, S. Sangiorgio, J. Yang, C. Silvestro, L. De Nardo, E. Ebramzadeh, C. Daraio “Site-specific quantification of bone mechanical properties using highly nonlinear solitary waves” Orthopaedic Research Society, 2012.

2011:

Jinkyu Yang and Chiara Daraio, "Creation of Novel Structural Materials and Sensor Devices Using Granular Crystals for Aerospace and Biomedical Applications", NSF CAREER Forum, Baton Rouge, LA, Nov. 2011.

Jinkyu Yang, Francesco Restuccia, Chiara Daraio “Highly nonlinear granular crystal sensor and actuator fordelamination detection in composite structures” Proceeding of International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, Stanford, CA, 2011.

Devvrath Khatri, Jinkyu Yang, Claudio Silvestro, Chiara Daraio “Finite element approach for interaction of highly nonlinear acoustic waves with linear elastic media” Proceeding of NSF CMMI Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, 2011.

Chiara Daraio, Alessandro Spadoni "Performance Characteristics of Nonlinear Acoustic Lenses" Proceeding of NSF CMMI Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, 2011.

Georgios Theocharis, Nicholas Boechler, Chiara Daraio, Panayotis Kevrekidis "Band Gaps in One-Dimensional Diatomic Elastic Granular Crystals" Proceeding of NSF CMMI Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, 2011.

Piervincenzo Rizzo, Xianglei Ni, Chiara Daraio "COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH: Novel NDE/SHM approach based on highly nonlinear dynamics" Proceeding of NSF CMMI Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, 2011.

Andrea Leonard; Chiara Daraio “Highly Nonlinear Stress Waves in 2-D Granular Crystals” DOE SCGF Annual Meeting, July 19, 2011, Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Chiara Daraio “From Newton’s cradle to new acoustic crystals” Proceedings of the Phononics 2011 International Conference on Phononic Crystals, Metamaterials and Optomechanics, May 29-June 2, Santa Fe, NM.

Andrea Leonard, A. Awasthi, Philippe Geubelle, Chiara Daraio, "Tailoring Stress Waves in 2-D Highly Nonlinear Granular Crystals: Simulations and Experiments", Proceedings of Phononics 2011, pp. 148-194, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, May 29-June 2, 2011.

Jinkyu Yang, Claudio Silvestro, Sophia Sangiorgio, S. Borkowski, L. De Nardo, E. Ebramzadeh, Chiara Daraio, "Solitary wave-based sensor and actuator for biomedical applications", SPIE - Smart Structures / NDE, San Diego, CA, Mar. 2011.

Jinkyu Yang, Sachith Dunatunga, Chiara Daraio, "Nonlinear acoustic metamaterials for impact and vibration attenuation", SPIE - Smart Structures / NDE, San Diego, CA, Mar. 2011.

2010:

Ngo Duc, Fernando Fraternali, Chiara Daraio, "Angular Dependence of Highly Nonlinear Pulse Splitting in a Two-Dimensional Granular Network" Proceedings of the ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2010, November 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Stephane Griffiths, Jeffrey M. Mendoza, Chiara Daraio, "Tunable Acoustic Band-Gaps in Two- Dimensional Granular Crystals" Proceedings of the ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2010, November 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Devvrath Khatri, Jinkyu Yang, Chiara Daraio, "A numerical and experimental study of the interaction of highly nonlinear acoustic systems with linear media", Proceedings of the ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2010, November 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

J. Yang, C. Silvestro, S. Sangiorgio, S. Borkowski, E. Ebramzadeh, L. De Nardo, C. Daraio, "Nondestructive Evaluation of Implant Stability Using Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves", Engineering Mechanics Institute, Los Angeles, CA, Aug. 2010.

Fernando Fraternali, Thomas Blesgen, Ada Amendola, Abha Misra, Chiara Daraio. "On the Mechanical Behavior of Multilayered Carbon Nanotube Foams" ECCM 2010.

Ni, X.; Garden, R.; Rizzo, P.; Daraio, C. "Laser Induced Highly Nonlinear Solitary Waves for Structural NDE" SSN07 SPIE Sensors and Smart Structures/NDE, 17th annual international symposium, San Diego, CA, 2010.

2009:

Boechler, N.; Daraio, C. "An Experimental Investigation of Acoustic Band Gaps and Localization in Granular Elastic Chains" Proceedings of the 22nd Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise VIB-5: Dynamics of Band-Gap Materials and Structures, August 30- September 2, 2009, San Diego, CA, USA.

Spadoni, A.; Daraio, C. "Vibration Isolation Via Linear and Nonlinear Periodic Devices" Proceedings of the 22nd Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise VIB-5: Dynamics of Band-Gap Materials and Structures, August 30-September 2, 2009, San Diego, CA, USA.

Fraternali, F., Daraio, C. "Optimal Thermalization of Composite Granular Systems" Colloquium Lagrangianum 2008, Maratea, Italy, 19-22 February 2009.

Fraternali, F., Blesgen, T., Misra, A., Daraio, C., "On the Mechanical Behavior of Multilayered Carbon Nanotube Foams" Sessione Special Session on the Mechanics of Micro- and Nanoscaled materials and systems, AIMETA XIX Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Sept. 2009.

Boechler, N., Daraio, C., Narisetti, R., Ruzzene, M., Leamy, M.J. "Analytical and Experimental Analysis of Bandgaps in Nonlinear One-Dimensional Periodic Structures" IUTAM, Symposium on Recent Advances of Acoustic Waves in Solids, May 25-28, 2009.

Khatri, D., Daraio, C., Rizzo, P. "Coupling of Highly Nonlinear Waves with Linear Elastic Media" SSN07 SPIE Sensors and Smart Structures/NDE, 16th annual international symposium, San Diego, CA, 2009.

Ni, X.; Rizzo, P.; Daraio, C. "Novel Sensor Technology for NDE of Concrete" SSN07 SPIE Sensors and Smart Structures/NDE, 16th annual international symposium, San Diego, CA, 2009.

2008:

Coluci, V.R.; Fonseca, A.F.; Galvao, D.S. and Daraio, C. "Entanglement and the Nonlinear Elastic Behavior of Forests of Coiled Carbon Nanotubes" in Carbon Nanotubes and Related Low-Dimensional Materials, edited by L.-C. Chen, D.B. Geohegan, J. Robertson, Z.L. Wang (Symp. Proc. Volume 1081E, Warrendale, PA, 2008), 1081-P08-24, Materials Research Society, 2008.

Daraio, C., Porter, M.A., Herbold, E.B., Szelengowicz, I., Kevrekidis, P.G., "Highly Nonlinear Waves in Periodic Granular Media" XXII ICTAM, Adelaide, Australia, 25-29 August 2008.

Khatri, D.*; Rizzo, P.; Daraio, C. "Highly Nonlinear Waves' Sensor Technology for Highway Infrastructures" SPIE Smart Structures/NDE, 15th annual international symposium, San Diego, CA, Manuscript number 6934-25, 2008.

2002-2007:

Daraio, C. and Nesterenko, V.F. "Strongly Nonlinear Wave Propagation in Two-Dimensional Force Chains" APS - Shock Compression of Condensed Matter, AIP Conference Proceedings, Big Island, Hawaii, CP955, Edited by M. Elert, M.D. Furnish, R. Chau, N. Holmes and J. Nguyen, American Institute of Physics, 1419-1422, 2007.

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V.F.; Herbold, E.; Jin, S. "Pulse Mitigation by a Composite Discrete Medium" Journal de Physique IV, Proceedings DYMAT 2006, 8th International Conference on Mechanical and Physical Behavior of Materials under Dynamic Loading, J. Cirne, R. Dormeval, et al. 134, 473-479 Dijon, France, 2006.

Park, J.; Daraio, C.; Rao, A.; Bandaru, P.; "Electrical Transport in Carbon Nanotube Y-junctions - a Paradigm for Novel Functionality at the Nanoscale" MRS Symp. Proc. Vol. 922, 0922-U11-08, Materials Research Society, 2006.

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V.F.; Herbold, E.; Jin, S. "Strongly Nonlinear Waves in Polymer Based Phononic Crystals" APS - Shock Compression of Condensed Matter, 1507-1510, American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings, Baltimore (MD), 2006.

Herbold, E.B.; Nesterenko, V. F.; Daraio, C. "Influence of Controlled Viscous Dissipation on the Propagation of Strongly Nonlinear Waves in Stainless Steel Based Phononic Crystals" APS - Shock Compression of Condensed Matter, 1523-1526, American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings, Baltimore (MD), 2006.

Daraio, C.; Nesterenko, V.F.; Jin, S.; "Strongly Nonlinear Waves in 3D Phononic Crystals" APS - Shock Compression of Condensed Matter, 197-200, American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings, Portland (OR), 2003.

Barrabes, S.; Daraio, C.; Kassner, M.E.; Hayes, T.A. and Wang, M.Z. "Dynamic Restoration Mechanisms and Discontinuous Dynamic Recrystallization in a-Zirconium" light Metals 2002, 825-839, T. Lewis ed., Canadian Inst. of Mining, Metallurgy and Petrol. Engineers, Montreal (CA), 2002.

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Book Chapters

"Synthesis and patterning methods for nanostructures useful for biological applications", Daraio, C.; Jin, S., Chapter 5 of the book At the Building Block Level: Nanotechnology for Biology and Medicine. Springer Life Sciences, New York. Edited by Parpura and Silva.

"Nonlinear phononic structures and metamaterials", Daraio, C; Boechler, N., Chapter 6 of the book Phononic Crystals and Metamaterials, Springer Physics, New York. (In Preparation).

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Patents

"Article comprising pulse trapping composite granular medium and methods for fabricating such medium" Daraio, C.; Jin, S. and Nesterenko, V.F.; U.S. WO/2007/084318, International Application No.: PCT/US2007/000704 (2007).

"Method and apparatus for actuating and sensing highly nonlinear solitary waves in surfaces, structures and materials" Daraio, C.; Rizzo, P. U.S. PCT/US08/079860, CIT Serial/Patent No. 12/251,164. Filed (10/14/2008).

"System supporting the formation and propagation of tunable highly nonlinear pulses, based on granular chains composed of particles with non spherical geometry" Daraio, C. U.S. Serial/Patent No. 61/067,250. Filed (2008).

"Automated actuator device for the excitation of tunable highly nonlinear waves in granular systems" Eggenspieler D.; Daraio, C.; Khatri, D. U.S. Serial/Patent No. 61/135,266. Filed (2008).

"Tunable highly nonlinear acoustic lenses, beam-forming and sound bullets in solids, fluids and gasses" Daraio, C.; Lan, T.; Spadoni, A. U.S. and International provisional application, U.S. Provisional Application, Serial/Patent No. 61/208,529. Filed (2009).

"A granular media based tunable passive vibration suppressor with self-contained mechanism for the application of static compression" N. Boechler, R. P. Dillon, J. P. Borgonia, D. L. Kahn, A. Shapiro, G. L. Davis, C. Daraio, CIT File No.: CIT-5631-P, JPL & NASA Case Number(s): CIT 10-126, NPO 47655. Filed (2010).

"Carbon Nanotube foams with Controllable Mechanical Properties" Raney, J.R.; Daraio, C., U.S. Provisional Application, CIT File No.: CIT-5931-P, Filed 7/27/2011.

"Bifurcation-based Acoustic Switch and Rectifier" Boechler, N.;Theocharis, G.; Daraio, C., U.S. Provisional Application, CIT File No: 5937-P, Serial/Patent No. 61/514,352. Filed 8/2/2011.

"Tensegrity materials, actuators and sensors" Daraio, C.; Fraternali, F., U.S. Provisional Application, CIT File No: 6127-P, Filed 2/27/12.

"Multilayer Carbon Nanotube Foams" Raney, J.R.; Misra, A.; Daraio, C., U.S. Provisional Application, CIT File No.: CIT-6177-P, Filed 4/20/2012.

"Self Correcting Thin Mirrors" Daraio, C.; Gdoutos, E.; Patterson, K.; Pellegrino, S.; Yamamoto, N., CIT File No.: CIT-6173-P, Filed: 4/17/2012.

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