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T. A. Sebrell, B. Sidar, R. Bruns, R. A. Wilkinson, B. Wiedenheft, P. J. Taylor, B. A. Perrino, L. C. Samuelson, J. N. Wilking, D. Bimczok Live imaging analysis of human gastric epithelial spheroids reveals spontaneous rupture, rotation and fusion events. Cell and Tissue Research, online (2017). doi: 10.1007/s00441-017-2726-5, pdf.


X. Wang, S. A. Koehler, J. N. Wilking, N. N. Sinha, M. T. Cabeen, S. Srinivasan, A. Seminara, S. Rubinstein, Q. Sun, M. P. Brenner, D. A. Weitz, Probing phenotypic growth in expanding Bacillus subtilis biofilms, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, online (2016). doi: 10.1007/s00253-016-7461-4, pdf.


C. B. Chang, J. N. Wilking, S. -H. Kim, H. C. Shum and D. A. Weitz, Monodisperse Emulsion Drop Microenvironments for Bacterial Biofilm Growth, Small, 11, 3954 (2015). doi: 10.1002/smll.201403125, pdf.


F. Scheffold, J. N. Wilking, J. Haberko, F. Cardinaux, and T. G. Mason, The jamming elasticity of emulsion droplets stabilized by ionic surfactants, Soft Matter, 10, 5040 (2014). doi: 10.1039/C4SM00389F, pdf.


A. Clark, C. Shi, B. Ng, J. N. Wilking, A. Ayzner, A. Stieg, B. Schwartz, T. Mason, Y. Rubin, S. Tolbert, Self-assembling semiconducting polymers-rods and gels from electronic materials, ACS Nano, 7, 962 (2013). doi: 10.1021/nn304437k, pdf.

J. N. Kheir, B. D. Polizzotti, L. M. Thomson, D. W. O’Connell, K. J. Black, R. W. Lee, J. N. Wilking, A. C. Graham, D. C. Bell, F. X. McGowan, Bulk Manufacture of Concentrated Oxygen Gas-Filled Microparticles for Intravenous Oxygen Delivery, Adv. Healthcare Mater. Early View Online (2013). doi: 10.1002/adhm.201200350, pdf.

J. N. Wilking, V. Zaburdaev, M. De Volder, R. Losick, M. P. Brenner, D. A. Weitz, Liquid transport facilitated by channels in Bacillus subtilis biofilms, PNAS, 110, 848 (2013). doi: 10.1073/pnas.1216376110, pdf.


W. J. Duncanson, M. Zieringer, O. Wagner, J. N. Wilking, A. Abbaspourrad, R. Haag, D. A. Weitz, Microfluidic synthesis of monodisperse porous microspheres with size-tunable pores, Soft Matter, 8, 10636 (2012). doi: 10.1039/C2SM25694K, pdf.

P. J. Lu, F. Giavazzi, T. E. Angelini, E. Zaccarelli, F. Jargstorff, A. B. Schofield, J. N. Wilking, M. B. Romanowsky, D. A. Weitz, and R. Cerbino, Characterizing concentrated, multiply-scattering and actively-driven fluorescent systems with Confocal Differential Dynamic Microscopy (ConDDM), Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 218103 (2012). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.218103, pdf.

A. Seminara, T. E. Angelini, J. N. Wilking, H. Vlamakis, S. Ebrahim, R. Kolter, D. A. Weitz, and M. P. Brenner, Osmotic spreading of Bacillus subtilis biofilms driven by an extracellular matrix, PNAS, 109, 1116 (2012). doi: 10.1073/pnas.1109261108, pdf.


J. N. Wilking, T. E. Angelini, A. Seminara, M. P. Brenner, and D. A. Weitz. Biofilms as complex fluids, MRS Bulletin, 26, 385 (2011). doi: 10.1557/mrs.2011.71, pdf.

J. N. Wilking, C. B. Chang, M. M. Fryd, L. Porcar and T. G. Mason, Shear-induced disruption of dense nanoemulsion gels, Langmuir, 27, 9 (2011). doi: 10.1021/la200021r, pdf.


J. N. Wilking and T. G. Mason, Optically driven nonlinear rotational microrheology of gelatin, Phys. Rev. E. 77 (2008). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.77.055101, pdf.

J. N. Wilking and T. G. Mason, Multiple trapped states and angular Kramers hopping of complex dielectric shapes in a simple optical trap, Europhys. Lett. 81, 58005 (2008). doi: 10.1209/0295-5075/81/58005, pdfOptical manipulation of colloidal alphabet featured on ‘Design and the Elastic Mind’ Exhibition Website, The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), pdf.


J. N. Wilking and T. G. Mason, Irreversible shear-induced vitrification of droplets into elastic nanoemulsions by extreme rupturing, Phys. Rev. E. 75, 041407 (2007). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.75.041407, pdf.

H. Guo, J. N. Wilking, D. Liang, T. G. Mason, J. L. Harden, and R. L. Leheny, Slow, nondiffusive dynamics in concentrated nanoemulsions, Phys. Rev. E. 75, 041401 (2007). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.75.041401, pdf.


T. G. Mason, J. N. Wilking, K. Meleson, C. B. Chang, S. M. Graves, Nanoemulsions: formation, structure, and physical properties, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 18, R635 (2006). doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/18/41/R01, pdfFeatured in IoP Condensed Matter: Top Papers 2006 Showcase.

T. G. Mason, S. M. Graves, J. N. Wilking and M. Y. Lin, Effective structure factor of osmotically deformed nanoemulsions, Journal of Physical Chemistry: B 110, 44, 22097 (2006). doi: 10.1021/jp0601623, pdf.

T. G. Mason, S. M. Graves, J. N. Wilking, M.Y. Lin, Extreme emulsification: formation and structure of nanoemulsions, Condensed Matter Physics 45, 193 (2006). doi: 10.5488/CMP.9.1.193, pdf.

J. N. Wilking, S. M. Graves, C. B. Chang, K. Meleson, M. Y. Lin and T. G. Mason, Dense cluster formation during aggregation and gelation of attractive slippery nanoemulsion droplets, Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 015501, (2006). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.96.015501, pdfFeatured in the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science and Technology.


S. Graves, K. Meleson, J. Wilking, M. Y. Lin and T. G. Mason, Structure of concentrated nanoemulsions, J. Chem. Phys. 122, 134703 (2005). doi: 10.1063/1.1874952, pdf.

J. N. Wilking, B. Hsieh and G. A. Arbuckle-Keil, Chlorine precursor route to poly(2-phenoxy p-phenylene vinylene): synthesis and characterization, Synth. Met. 149, 63 (2005). doi: 10.1016/j.synthmet.2004.11.004, pdfFeatured on the cover of Synthetic Metals.


J. N. Wilking, C. J. Manning and G. A. Arbuckle-Keil, Characterization of an optoelectronic polymer, poly(2-phenoxy p-phenylene vinylene), and its precursor polymer by dynamic infrared spectroscopy, Applied Spectroscopy 53, 304 (2004). doi: 10.1366/000370204322886654, pdf.


G. A. Arbuckle-Keil, Y. Liszewski, J. Wilking and B. Hsieh, In situ analysis of the thermal elimination reaction in the synthesis of poly(p-phenylene vinylene)(PPV) and PPV derivatives, ed. J. E. Puskas, T. E. Long and R. F. Storey (Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, NY, 2003), pp. 173-186. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4615-0125-1_11, pdf.