## 2006

- S.H. Chen and
**H.J. Gao**, "Non-Slipping Adhesive Contact of an Elastic Cylinder on Stretched Substrates," 2006,*Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A*, Vol.**462**, 211–228. - J. Qian and
**H.J. Gao**, "Scaling Effects of Wet Adhesion in Biological Attachment Systems," 2006,*Acta Biomaterialia*, Vol.**2**, 51–58. - M.J. Buehler, Y. Kong,
**H.J. Gao**and Y.G. Huang, "Self-Folding and Unfolding of Carbon Nanotubes," 2006,*Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology*, Vol.**128**, pp. 3-10. - C.S. Han, A. Hartmaier,
**H.J. Gao**and Y.G. Huang, "Discrete Dislocation Dynamics Simulations of Surface Induced Size Effects in Plasticity," 2006,*Materials Science And Engineering A*, Vol.**415**, pp. 225-233. - M.J. Buehler and
**H.J. Gao**, "Dynamical Fracture Instabilities due to Local Hyperelasticity at Crack Tips," 2006,*Nature*, Vol.**415**, pp. 307-310. - J.Z. Wang, X.J. Fan and
**H.J. Gao**, "Stretching of Short DNAs in Electrolytes," 2006,*Molecular and Cellular Biomechanics*, Vol.**3**(1), pp. 13-20. - J. Zou, B.H. Ji, X.Q. Feng and
**H.J. Gao**, "Self-Assembly of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes into Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Water: Molecular Dynamics Simulations," 2006,*Nano Letters*, Vol.**6**(3), pp. 430-434. - H.M. Yao and
**H.J. Gao**, "Mechanics of Robust and Releasable Adhesion in Biology: Bottom-up Designed Hierarchical Structures of Gecko," 2006,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*, Vol.**54**(6), pp 1120-1146. - H.M. Yao and
**H.J. Gao**, "Optimal Shapes for Adhesive Binding between Two Elastic Bodies," 2006,*Journal of Colloid and Interface Science*, Vol.**298**(2), pp. 564-572. - S.H. Chen and
**H.J. Gao**, "Non-Slipping Adhesive Contact between Mismatched Elastic Spheres: a Model of Adhesion Mediated Deformation Sensor," 2006,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*, Vol.**54**(8), pp. 1548-1567. - S.H. Chen and
**H.J. Gao**, "Generalized Maugis-Dugdale Model of an Elastic Cylinder in Non-slipping Adhesive Contact with a Stretched Substrate," 2006,*International Journal of Materials Research*, Vol.**97**, pp. 584-593. **H.J. Gao**, "Application of Fracture Mechanics Concepts to Hierarchical Biomechanics of Bone and Bone-like Materials," 2006,*International Journal of Fracture*, Vol.**138**, pp. 101–137.- M.J. Buehler, H.M. Yao,
**H.J. Gao**and B.H. Ji, "Cracking and Adhesion at Small Scales: Atomistic and Continuum Studies of Flaw Tolerant Nanostructures," 2006,*Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering*, Vol.**14**(5), pp. 799-816. - B. Liu, L.X. Zhang and
**H.J. Gao**, "Poisson Ratio Can Play a Crucial Role in Mechanical Properties of Biocomposites," 2006,*Mechanics of Materials*, Vol.**38**(12), pp. 1128–1142. - J. Zou, B.H. Ji, X.Q. Feng, and
**H.J. Gao**, "Molecular-Dynamic Studies of Carbon–Water–Carbon Composite Nanotubes," 2006,*Small*, Vol.**2**(11), pp. 1348–1355. - L.Y. Jiang, Y.G. Huang, H.Q. Jiang, G. Ravichandran,
**H.J. Gao**, K.C. Hwang and B. Liu, "A Cohesive Law for Carbon Nanotube/Polymer Interfaces based on the Van Der Waals Force," 2006,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*, Vol.**54**(11), pp. 2436-2452. - W.D. Shi, X.Q. Feng and
**H.J. Gao**, "Two-Dimentional Model of Vesicle Adhesion on Curved Substrates," 2006,*Acta Mechanica Sinica*, Vol.**22**, pp. 529-535. - N.C. Broedling, A. Hartmaier and
**H.J. Gao**, "A Combined Dislocation-Cohesive Zone Model for Fracture in a Confined Ductile Layer," 2006,*International Journal of Fracture*, Vol.**140**(1-4), pp. 169-181. - B.H. Ji and
**H.J. Gao**, "Elastic Properties of Nanocomposite Structure of Bone," 2006,*Composites Science and Technology*, Vol.**66**(9), pp. 1212-1218. - M.J. Buehler and
**H.J. Gao**, "Ultra-Large Scale Simulations of Dynamic Materials Failure,"*Handbook of Computational and Theoretical Nanotechnology*, eds. M. Rieth and W. Schommers, American Scientific Publisher, Vol.**2**, Chap. 10, p. 427, 2006. - M.J. Buehler, T.J. Balk, E. Arzt and
**H.J. Gao**, "Constrained Diffusional Creep in Thin Copper Films,"*Handbook of Computational and Theoretical Nanotechnology*, eds. M. Rieth and W. Schommers, American Scientific Publisher, Vol.**5**, Chap. 14, p. 215, 2006. - B.H. Ji and
**H.J. Gao**, "Mechanics of Nanocomposite Structures of Biological Materials",*Handbook of Theoretical and Computational Nanotechnology*, eds. M. Rieth and W. Schommers, American Scientific Publisher, Vol.**9**. Chap. 9, p. 455, 2006. **H.J. Gao**, B.H. Ji and H.M. Yao, "Nanostructures of Biological Materials," in*Nanostructure Control of Materials*, eds. A. J. Hill and R. H. J. Hannink, Woodhead Publishing, 2006.- M.J. Buehler and
**H.J. Gao**, "Modeling Dynamic Fracture Using Large-Scale Atomistic Simulations,"*Dynamic Fracture Mechanics*, ed. A. Shukla, World Scientific, Chap. 1, pp. 1-68, 2006. - W.D. Shi,
**H.J. Gao**and L.B. Freund, "Modeling receptor-mediated endocytosis via mechanics of cell adhesion," 2005, in*Assembly at the Nanoscale -- Toward Functional Nanostructured Materials*, edited by C.S. Ozkan, F. Rosei, G.P. Lopinski, Z.L. Wang (Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 910E, Warrendale, PA, 2006), Ra02-01-Rb02-01. - X. Guo and
**H.J. Gao**, "Bio-Inspired Material Design and Optimization," 2006, in*Solid Mechanics and Its Applications*, Vol.**137**, IUTAM Symposium on Topological Design Optimization of Structures, Machines and Materials (Bendsøe et al., eds.), Part 12, Pages 439-453.

## 2005

**H.J. Gao**, X. Wang, H.M. Yao, S. Gorb and E. Arzt, "Mechanics of Hierarchical Adhesion Structures of Gecko," 2005,*Mechanics of Materials*, Vol.**37**(2-3), pp. 275-285.- M.E. Kassner, S. Nemat-Nasser, Z.G. Suo, G. Bao, J.C. Barbour, L.C. Brinson, H. Espinosa,
**H.J. Gao**, S. Granick, P. Gumbsch, K.S. Kim, W. Knauss, L. Kubin, J. Langer, B.C. Larson, L. Mahadevan, A. Majumdar, S. Torquato and F. van Swol, "New Directions in Mechanics," 2005,*Mechanics of Materials*, Vol.**37**(2-3), pp. 231-259. - J.Z. Wang, T.M. Michelitsch,
**H.J. Gao**and V.M. Levin, "On the Solution of the Dynamic Eshelby Problem for Inclusions of Various Shapes," 2005,*International Journal of Solids and Structures*, Vol.**42**(2), pp. 353-363. - T.M. Michelitsch, J.Z. Wang,
**H.J. Gao**and V.M. Levin, "On the Retarded Potentials of Inhomogeneous Ellipsoids and Sources of Arbitrary Shapes in the Three-Dimensional Infinite Space," 2005,*International Journal of Solids and Structures*, Vol.**42**(1), pp. 51-67. - T.D. Nguyen, S. Govindjee, P.A. Klein and
**H.J. Gao**, "A Material Force Method for Inelastic Fracture Mechanics," 2005,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*, Vol.**53**(1), pp. 91-121. - D.X. Cui, F.R. Tian, C.S. Ozkan, M. Wang and
**H.J. Gao**, "Effect of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes on Human HEK293 Cells," 2005,*Toxicology Letters*, Vol.**155**, pp. 73-85. - M.J. Buehler and
**H.J. Gao**, "Computer Simulation in der Materialforschung – Wie Grossrechner zum Verstaendnis komplexer Materialphaenomene beitragen," 2005,*Naturwissenschaftliche Rundschau*, Vol.**57**(11), pp. 593-601. - R. Spolenak, S. Gorb,
**H.J. Gao**and E. Arzt, "Effects for Contact Shape on Biological Attachments," 2005,*Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A*, Vol.**461**(2054), pp. 305-320. - B.N. Cox,
**H.J. Gao**, D. Gross and D. Rittel, "Modern Topics and Challenges in Dynamic Fracture," 2005,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*, Vol.**53**(3), pp. 565-596. - W.L. Guo and
**H.J. Gao**, "Optimized Bearing and Interlayer Friction in Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes," 2005,*Computer Modeling in Engineering and Sciences*, Vol.**7**(1), pp. 19-34. - A. Hartmaier, M.J. Buehler and
**H.J. Gao**, "Multiscale Modeling of Deformation in Polycrystalline Thin Metal Films on Substrates," 2005,*Advanced Engineering Materials*, Vol.**7**(3), pp. 165-169. - C.S. Han,
**H.J. Gao**, Y.G. Huang and W.D. Nix, "Mechanism-Based Strain Gradient Crystal Plasticity—I. Theory," 2005,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*, Vol.**53**(5), pp. 1188–1203. - C.S. Han,
**H.J. Gao**, Y.G. Huang and W.D. Nix, "Mechanism-Based Strain Gradient Crystal Plasticity—II. Analysis," 2005,*Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids*, Vol.**53**(5), pp. 1204–1222. - F. Kauffmann, B.H. Ji, G. Dehm,
**H.J. Gao**and E. Arzt, "A Quantitative Study of the Hardness in a Superhard Nanocrystalline Titanium Nitride/Silicon Nitride Coating," 2005,*Scripta Materialia*, Vol.**52**(12), pp. 1269-1274. - M.J. Buehler, A. Hartmaier,
**H.J. Gao**, M.A. Duchaineau and F.F. Abraham, "The Dynamical Complexity of Work-Hardening: a Large-Scale Molecular Dynamics Simulation," 2005,*Acta Mechanica Sinica*, Vol.**21**(2), pp. 103–111. **H.J. Gao**, W.D. Shi and L.B. Freund, "Mechanics of Receptor-Mediated Endocytosis," 2005,*Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA*, Vol.**102**(27), pp. 9469-9474.- X.H. Shi, Y. Kong, Y.P. Zhao and
**H.J. Gao**, "Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Peeling a DNA Molecule on Substrate," 2005,*Acta Mechanica Sinica*, Vol.**21**, pp. 249–256. - A. Hartmaier, M.J. Buehler and
**H.J. Gao**, "Two-Dimensional Discrete Dislocation Models of Deformation in Polycrystalline Thin Metal Films on Substrates," 2005,*Materials Science and Engineering A*, Vol.**400–401**, pp. 260–263. **H.J. Gao**and S.H. Chen, "Flaw Tolerance in a Thin Strip under Tension," 2005,*Journal of Applied Mechanics*, Vol.**72**(5), pp. 732-737.- J.Z. Wang and
**H.J. Gao**, "A Generalized Bead-Rod Model for Brownian Dynamics Simulations of Wormlike Chains under Strong Confinement," 2005,*The Journal of Chemical Physics*, Vol.**123**, 084906. - J.Z. Wang and
**H.J. Gao**, "A Simplified Formula of Laplace Inversion Based on Wavelet Theory," 2005,*Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering*, Vol.**21**, 527–530. - K.Y. Volokh and
**H.J. Gao**, "On the Modified Virtual Internal Bond Method," 2005,*Journal of Applied Mechanics*, Vol.**72**, 969-971. **H.J. Gao**, B.H. Ji, M.J. Buehler and H.M. Yao, "Flaw Tolerant Nanostructures of Biological Materials,"*Mechanics of the 21st Century*, eds. W. Gutkowsky and T.A. Kowalewsky, Springer, The Netherlands, pp. 131-1138, 2005.- O. Kraft and
**H.J. Gao**, "Measurement of Stresses in Thin Films and Their Relaxation,"*Diffusion Processes in Advanced Technological Materials*, ed. Davendra Gupta, William Andrew Publishing, Springer, New York, Chapter 8, pp. 365-404, 2005.