Competitive Adsorption of Polyelectrolytes onto and into
Pellicle Coated Hydroxyapatite using QCM-D and Force Spectroscopy.
Hyun-Su Lee, Carl Myers, Lynette Zaidel, Prathima C. Nalam, Matthew
A. Caporizzo, Carlo Daep, David M. Eckmann, James G. Masters and
Russell J. Composto. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9 (15),
Nanomechanics of pH-Responsive, Drug-loaded, Bi-layered Polymer
Grafts. Prathima C. Nalam, Hyun-Su Lee, Nupur Bhatt, Robert W.
Carpick, David M. Eckmann and Russell Composto, ACS Appl. Mater.
Interfaces, 2017, 9 (15), 12936–12948.
Nano-rheology of hydrogels using tip-based, force modulation
atomic probe microscopy. Prathima C. Nalam, Nitya N. Gosvami,
Matthew A. Capparizzo, Russell J. Composto and Robert W. Carpick;
Soft Matter 2015 (41) 11, 8165-8178.
Direct torsional actuation of microcantilevers using magnetic
excitation. Nitya N. Gosvami, Prathima C. Nalam, Annemarie Exarhos,
Qizhan Tam, Jay M. Kikkawa, Robert W. Carpick; Applied Physics
Letters 2014 (9) 105, 093101.
Stratified Polymer Grafts: Synthesis and Characterization
of Layered 'Brush' and 'Gel' Structures. Ang Li, Shivaprakash N.
Ramakrishna, Prathima C. Nalam, Edmondo M. Benetti, Nicholas D.
Spencer, Advanced Materials Interfaces 2014 (1) 1, 1300007.
Adhesion and Friction Properties of Polymer Brushes on Rough
Surfaces: A Gradient Approach. Shivaprakash Ramakrishna, Rosa M.
Espinosa-Marzal, Vikrant Naik, Prathima C. Nalam, Nicholas D.
Spencer. Langmuir 2013 (29) 49, 15251-15259.
Exploring lubrication regimes at the nano-scale:
Nano-tribological characterization of silica and polymer brushes in
viscous solvents. Prathima C. Nalam, Shivaprakash N. Ramakrishna,
Rosa M. Espinosa Marzal, Nicholas D. Spencer, Langmuir 2013 (29)
Two-fluid model for the interpretation of quartz crystal
microbalance response: Tuning properties of polymer brushes with
solvent mixtures. Prathima C. Nalam, Leonid Daikhin Rosa M.
Espinosa Marzal, Jarred N. Clashom, Michael Urbakh, Nicholas D.
Spencer, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2013 (177) 9,
Impact of solvation on equilibrium conformation of polymer
brushes in solvent mixtures. Rosa Espinosa Marzal*, Prathima C.
Nalam*, Sreenath Bolishetty, Nicholas D. Spencer, Soft Matter 2013
(9) 15, 4045-4057. (* co-first author)
Study of adhesion and friction properties on a nanoparticle
gradient surface: Transition from JKR to DMT contact mechanics.
Shivaprakash N. Ramakrishna, Prathima C. Nalam, Lucy Y. Clasohm,
Nicholas D. Spencer, Langmuir 2013 (29) 1, 175-182.
The impact of hydrophilic/hydrophobic surface chemistry on
hydration forces in the absence of confinement. Gillian Kaggwa,
Prathima C. Nalam, Jason I. Kilpatrick, Nicholas D. Spencer,
Suzanne P. Jarvis, Langmuir 2012 (28) 16, 6589-6594.
Macrotribological studies of poly(L-lysine)-graft-poly(ethylene
glycol) in aqueous glycerol mixtures. Prathima C. Nalam, Jarred N.
Clasohm, Alireza Mashaghi, Nicholas D. Spencer, Tribology Letters
2010 (37) 3, 541-552.
Wet-etching of precipitation-based thin film microstructures
for micro-solid oxide fuel cells. Jennifer L.M. Rupp, Ulrich P.
Muecke, Prathima C. Nalam, Ludwig J. Gauckler, Journal of Power
Sources 2010 (195) 9, 2669-2676.
Dry sliding tribology of dioctylthiophosphoric acid
self-assembled on steel at 150oC. Prathima C. Nalam, R. Sarin and
S.K. Biswas, Tribology Letters 2006 (23) 3, 231-241.
A thermal study of accumulation of conformational disorders in
the self-assembled monolayers of C8 and C18 alkanethiols on Au
(111) surface. Prathima N., Harini M., Neeraj Rai,