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  1. “Letter to the Editor: Cone partitioned plate (CPP) vs circular couette”
    Ravindranath, S., Wang, Y., Boukany, P., , and Li, X.,
    Journal of Rheology, 56 (2012), 675. DOI:0.1122/1.4708515.



  1. “Nanochannel electroporation delivers precise amount of biomolecules into living cells”
    Boukany, P. E., Mross, A., Zhang, X., Bo, Y., Henslee, B., Wang, X. Wu, Y., Lafyatis, G., Lee, L. J.
    Nature Nanotech 6 (2011), 747. DOI:10.1038/nnano.2011.164. [Impact 30]
    (highlighted in Nature Methods, 2011, 8,996-997)




  2. “The use of microfluidics in rheology”
    Hu, X.; Boukany, P. E.; Hemminger, O.; Lee, L. J.
    Macromol. Mater. Eng 296 (2011), 308.
    DOI:10.1002/mame.201000246


  3. “Direct-write femtosecond laser ablation and DNA combing and imprinting for fabrication of a micro/nanofluidic device on an ethylene glycol dimethacrylate polymer”
    Lim,Y.; Boukany, P. E.; Farson, D.; Lee, L. J.
    J. Micromech. Microeng 21 (2011), 015012.
    DOI:10.1088/0960-1317/21/1/015012


  4. “Homogenous shear, wall slip and shear banding of entangled polymeric liquids in simple-shear rheometry: a road Map of non-linear rheology”
    Wang,S.Q., Ravindranath, S., Boukany, P. E.
    Macromolecules 44 (2011), 183.
    DOI:10.1021/ma101223q  [Impact: 4.8]


  1. “Flow pattern and molecular visualization of DNA solutions through a 4:1 planar micro-contraction”
    Hemminger,O.; Boukany, P. E.;* Wang, S. Q.; Lee, L. J.
    J. Non-Newtonian Fluids. 165 (2010), 1613.
    DOI:10.1016/j.jnnfm.2010.08.009


  2. “The large area of laterally ordered nanochannel arrays from DNA combing and imprinting”
    Guan,J.; Boukany, P. E.; Chiou, N.; Hemminger, O.; Lee, L. J.
    Advanced Materials 22 (2010), 3397.
    DOI:10.1002/adma.201000136 [Impact: 14]


  3. “Shear banding or not in entangled DNA solutions”
    Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q. .
    Macromolecules 43 (2010), 6950.
    DOI:10.1021/ma101267b [Impact: 5.4]


  4. “Nanoimprinting using self assembled ceramic nanoislands&”
    Zimmerman,L. B.; Rauscher, M. D.; Ellis, J.; Boukany, P. E.; Lee, L. J.
    Nanotechnology 21 (2010), 045304.
    DOI:10.1088/0957-4484/21/4/045304 [Impact: 3.7]


  5. “ The molecular imaging of slip in entangled DNA solution ”
    Boukany, P.E Hemminger, O.; Wang, S. Q.; Lee, L. J ,
    Phys. Rev. Lett.105 (2010), 027802. [editor’s suggestions]
    DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.027802 [Impact 7.6]
  1. Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q. “Nature of steady flow in entangled fluids revealed by super imposed oscillatory shear” J. Rheol.  (2009)53, 1403. [Impact 3.1]
  2. Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q.; Wang, X. “Step shear of entangled linear polymer melts: New experimental evidence for elastic yielding” Macromolecules (2009) 42, 6261. [Impact:4.8]
  3. Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q.; Wang, X. “Universal scaling behavior of startup shear of entangled linear polymer melts” J. Rheol. (2009) 53, 617. [Impact:3.1]
  4. Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q. “Exploring the origin of interfacial yielding during and after shear” Macromolecules (2009) 42, 2222.[Impact:4.8]
  5. Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q. “Exploring transition from wall slip to bulk shearing banding in well-entangled DNA solutions” Soft Matter (2009) 5, 780. [Impact:4.5]
  6. Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q. “Shear banding or not in entangled DNA solutions depending on the level of entanglement” J. Rheol. (2009) 53, 73. [Impact:3.1]
  1. Boukany, P. E.; Hu, Y. T.; Wang, S. Q. “Observations of wall slip and shear banding in an entangled DNA solution” Macromolecules (2008) 41, 2644. [Impact:4.8]
  2. Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q. “Use particle tracking velocimetry and flow birefringence to study nonlinear flow behavior of entangled worm-like micellar solutions: From wall slip to bulk disentanglement and chain scission” Macromolecules (2008) 41, 1455.[Impact:4.8]
  1. Wang,Y.; Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q.; Wang, X. “Elastic breakup in uniaxial extension of entangled polymer melts” Phys. Rev. Lett. (2007) 99, 237801. [Impact:7.6]
  2. Wang, S. Q.; Rvindranath, S.; Wang, Y.; Boukany, P. E.; “New theoretical consideration in polymer rheology: Elastic breakdown of chain entanglement network” J. Chem. Phys. (2007) 127, 064903.[Impact:3.1]
  3. Boukany, P. E.; Wang, S. Q. “A correlation between velocity profile and molecular weight distribution in sheared entangled polymer solutions” J. Rheol. (2007) 51, 217. [Impact:3.1]
  1. Wang,S. Q.; Rvindranath, S.; Boukany, P. E.; Olechnowics, M.; Quirk, R. P.; Halasa, A.; Mays, J. “Non-quiescent relaxation in entangled polymeric liquids after step shear” Phys. Rev. Lett. (2006) 97, 187801. [Impact:7.6]
  2. Boukany, P. E.; Tapadia, P.; Wang, S. Q. “Interfacial stick-slip transition in simple shear of entangled melts” J. Rheol. (2006), 50, 641. [Impact:3.1]