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schema_nanoporeTransport in nano-pores:
Depinning transitions for and ratcheting of driven interacting colloidal particles in heterogeneous nano-pores [63].





schema_decdewDewetting of polymer mixtures:
Coupling of decomposition of mixture and evolution of film surface profile [41,48,59].





schema_mixedlayerDewetting of nanoparticle suspensions:
Deposition patterns resulting from the process of evaporative dewetting of a nanoparticle suspension [40,44-46,53,57] or a macromolecular solution [2-4]. Theory: kinetic Monte Carlo [40,45,46], Dynamical Density Functional theory [50,53,65], Thin film hydrodynamics [53,62,64].





schema_onelayerStructure formation in one-layer films:
Competition of different ruture mechanisms in the dewetting of simple liquids -- spinodal dewetting vs. nucleation [8,9,13,21,55], the long-wave Marangoni instability [19,22] relation to epitaxial growth [52].





schema_pindropDepinning of driven drops:
Various depinning mechanisms (Hopf vs. sniper vs. homoclinic bifurcation) [35,36,49,51,55,61]. Relation to drops on rotating cylinder [58].





schema_ratchetLiquid transport by electric ratchet:
Liquid in ratchet-like capacitor may undergo dewetting-spreading cycles that result in mean flow [38,43,56]. Relation to Fokker-Planck description for particle ratchets [56].





schema_heatedFilm instability and flow on heated substrates:
Long-wave Marangoni instability on horizontal [19,22] and inclined [22] substrates. Instability modes, non-linear structures, coarsening. As well some work on heterogeneously heated substrates [16,17].





schema_reactsurfReactive surfactants:
Interaction of thin film hydrodynamics and reaction-diffusion system [37,39,42].





schema_rundropChemically driven running droplets:
Several models for different experimental settings [23,30].





schema_slidedropSliding droplets, falling films and front instabilities:
Dynamic wetting transition in a precursor film model [10,14], front instabilities [18], drops and films on a heated plate [22] and the validity domain of the Benney equation [27].





schema_twolayerDewetting of two-layer films:
Different rupture and coarsening pathways [26,28,34,54].





schema_twolayer_closedTwo-layer films in a closed geometry:
Various linear instabilities, non-linear behaviour and coarsening [29].





schema_twolayer_closedFilm flow on a porous layer:
Various linear instability and non-linear behaviour in their dependence on porosity and layer thickness [47].





schema_vidropClimbing vibrated droplets:
Analysis of a self-ratcheting mechanism [54,56] and other vibration effects on thin film flow [31]. Relation to Fokker-Planck description for particle ratchets [56].





Publications

Papers in refereed journals, proceedings papers and book chapters come in one list, but differ in their numbering: journal papers are plain numbers while all the rest is a number with a "p" in front of it.

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[*] Sliding drops - ensemble statistics from single drop bifurcations
Markus Wilczek, Walter Tewes, Sebastian Engelnkemper, Svetlana V. Gurevich and Uwe Thiele
submitted, (2017).  preprint: at arXiv;

[*] Active wetting drives collective cell migration in embryogenesis
Bernhard Wallmeyer, Sarah Trinschek, Sargon Yigit, Uwe Thiele and Timo Betz
submitted, (2017).

[*] On the multiple solutions of coating and rimming flows on rotating cylinders
A. von Borries Lopes, U. Thiele and A. L. Hazel
submitted, (2017).

2017

[108] Continuous vs. arrested spreading of biofilms at solid-gas interfaces - the role of surface forces
S. Trinschek, K. John, S. Lecuyer and U. Thiele,
Phys. Rev. Lett. at press, (2017).  preprint: at arXiv;

[107] Nudged Elastic Band calculation of the binding potential for liquids at interfaces
Oleg Buller, Walter Tewes, Andrew J. Archer, Andreas Heuer, Uwe Thiele and Svetlana Gurevich,
J. Chem. Phys. 147, 094704 (2017).  doi:10.1063/1.4990702;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[106] Comparing Kinetic Monte Carlo and thin-film modeling of transversal instabilities of ridges on patterned substrates
Walter Tewes, Oleg Buller, Andreas Heuer, Uwe Thiele and Svetlana V. Gurevich
J. Chem. Phys. 146, 094704 (2017).  doi:10.1063/1.4977739;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[105] Influence of the fluid structure on the binding potential: Comparing liquid drop profiles from density functional theory with results from mesoscopic theory
Adam P. Hughes, Uwe Thiele, and Andrew J. Archer
J. Chem. Phys. 146, 064705 (2017).  doi:10.1063/1.4974832;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[104] Films, layers and droplets: The effect of near-wall fluid structure on spreading dynamics
Han Yin, David N. Sibley, Uwe Thiele and Andrew J Archer
Phys. Rev. E 95, 023104 (2017).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.95.023104;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[103] Dip-coating with prestructured substrates: transfer of simple liquids and Langmuir-Blodgett monolayers
M. Wilczek, J. Zhu, L. Chi, U. Thiele and S. Gurevich
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 29, 014002 (2017).  doi:10.1088/0953-8984/29/1/014002;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

2016

[102] Gradient dynamics models for liquid films with soluble surfactant
Uwe Thiele, Andrew J. Archer and Len M. Pismen
Phys. Rev. Fluids 1, 083903 (2016).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevFluids.1.083903;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[101] Effect of the orientational relaxation on the collective motion of patterns formed by self-propelled particles
A.I. Chervanyov, H. Gomez, and U. Thiele
Europhys. Lett. 115, 68001 (2016).  doi:10.1209/0295-5075/115/68001;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[100] Morphological Transitions of Sliding Drops - Dynamics and Bifurcations
S. Engelnkemper, M. Wilczek, S. V. Gurevich, and U. Thiele
Phys. Rev. Fluids 1, 073901 (2016).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevFluids.1.073901;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;  supplemental movies: at journal;

[99] From a thin film model for passive suspensions towards the description of osmotic biofilm spreading
S. Trinschek, K. John and U. Thiele
AIMS Materials Science 3, 1138-1159 (2016).  doi:10.3934/matersci.2016.3.1138;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[98] Bifurcation analysis of the behavior of partially wetting liquids on a rotating cylinder
T.-S. Lin, S. Rogers, D. Tseluiko and U. Thiele
Phys. Fluids 28, 082102 (2016).  doi:10.1063/1.4959890;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[97] Mode instabilities and dynamic patterns in a colony of self-propelled surfactant particles covering a thin liquid layer
A. Pototsky, U. Thiele and H. Stark
Eur. Phys. J. E 39, 1-19 (2016).  doi:10.1140/epje/i2016-16051-4;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[p17] Swarming of Self-propelled Particles on the Surface of a Thin Liquid Film
A. Pototsky, U. Thiele and H. Stark
pg. 393-412 (Chap 20) of Control of Self-Organizing Nonlinear Systems, eds. E. Schöll, S.H.L. Klapp and P. Hövel, Springer International Publishing (2016).  doi:10.1007/978-3-319-28028-8_20;  paper: pdf;

[p16] Generation of defects and disorder from deeply quenching a liquid to form a solid
A. J. Archer, M. C. Walters, U. Thiele and E. Knobloch
pg. 1-26 (Chap 1) of Mathematical Challenges in a New Phase of Materials Science, eds. Y. Nishiura and M. Kotani, Springer International Publishing (2016).  doi:10.1007/978-4-431-56104-0_1;  preprint: at arXiv;

2015

[96] Bimodality of hierarchical self-assembly of polymeric nanoparticles
C. K. Sarika, G. Tomar, J. K. Basu and U. Thiele
Soft Matter 11, 8975-8980 (2015).  doi:10.1039/c5sm02108a;  paper: pdf;

[95] Instabilities of layers of deposited molecules on chemically stripe patterned substrates: Ridges vs. drops
C. Honisch, T.-S. Lin, A Heuer, U. Thiele and S.V. Gurevich
Langmuir 31, 10618-10631 (2015).  doi:10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b02407;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;  supporting info: pdf;

[94] Liquid drops on a surface: using density functional theory to calculate the binding potential and drop profiles and comparing with results from mesoscopic modelling
Adam P. Hughes, Uwe Thiele, and Andrew J. Archer
J. Chem. Phys. 142, 074702 (2015).  doi:10.1063/1.4907732;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[93] Modelling Pattern Formation in Dip-Coating Experiments
M. Wilczek, W. B. H. Tewes, S. V. Gurevich, M. H. Köpf, L. Chi and U. Thiele
Math. Model. Nat. Phenom. 10, 44-60 (2015).  doi:10.1051/mmnp/201510402;  preprint: at arXiv;

[92] A Variational Approach to Thin Film Hydrodynamics of Binary Mixtures
X. Xu , U. Thiele and T. Qian
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 27,085005 (2015).  doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/27/8/085005;  paper: pdf;

2014

[91] Solidification in soft-core fluids: disordered solids from fast solidification front
A. J. Archer, M. C. Walters, U. Thiele and E. Knobloch
Phys. Rev. E 90, 042404 (2014).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.90.042404;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[90] Non-equilibrium Gibbs' criterion for completely wetting volatile liquids
Y. Tsoumpas, S. Dehaeck, M. Galvagno, A. Rednikov, H. Ottevaere, U. Thiele and P. Colinet,
Langmuir 30, 11847–11852 (2014).  doi:10.1021/la502708f;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[89] Emergence of the bifurcation structure of a Langmuir-Blodgett transfer model
M.H. Köpf and U. Thiele,
Nonlinearity 27, 2711-2734 (2014).  doi:10.1088/0951-7715/27/11/2711;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[88] Stability of liquid films covered by a carpet of self-propelled surfactant particle
A. Pototsky, U. Thiele and H. Stark
Phys. Rev. E 90, 030401(R) (2014).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.90.030401;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[87] Coarsening modes of clusters of aggregating particles
A. Pototsky, U. Thiele, and A. J. Archer,
Phys. Rev. E 89, 032144 (2014).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.89.032144;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[86] Continuous and discontinuous dynamic unbinding transitions in drawn film flow
M. Galvagno, D. Tseluiko, H. Lopez and U. Thiele
Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 137803 (2014).  doi:;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[85] Collapsed heteroclinic snaking near a heteroclinic chain in dragged meniscus problems
D. Tseluiko, M. Galvagno and U. Thiele
Eur. Phys. J. E 37, 33 (2014).  doi:10.1140/epje/i2014-14033-2;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[84] Patterned deposition at moving contact line
U. Thiele
Advances in Colloid and Interface Science 206, 399-413 (2014).  doi:10.1016/j.cis.2013.11.002;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[83] Numerical Bifurcation Methods and their Application to Fluid Dynamics: Analysis beyond Simulation
H. A. Dijkstra, F. H. Wubs, A. K. Cliffe, E. Doedel, I. F. Dragomirescu, B. Eckhardt, A. Y. Gelfgat, A. Hazel, V. Lucarini, A. G. Salinger, E. T. Phipps, J. Sanchez-Umbria, H. Schuttelaars, L. S. Tuckerman and U. Thiele
Commun. Comput. Phys. 15, 1-45 (2014).  doi:10.4208/cicp.240912.180613a;  paper: pdf;

[82] An introduction to inhomogeneous liquids, density functional theory, and the wetting transition
Adam P. Hughes, Uwe Thiele, and Andrew J. Archer
Am. J. Phys. 82, 1119-1129 (2014).  doi:10.1119/1.4890823;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

2013

[81] Gradient dynamics description for films of mixtures and suspensions: Dewetting triggered by coupled film height and concentration fluctuations
U. Thiele, D. Todorova, H. Lopez
Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 117801 (2013).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.117801;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[80] Note on the hydrodynamic description of thin nematic films: strong anchoring model
T.-S. Lin, L. J. Cummings, A. J. Archer, L. Kondic and U. Thiele
Phys. Fluids 25 , 082102 (2013).  doi:10.1063/1.4816508;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[79] Modelling spreading dynamics of liquid crystals in three spatial dimensions
T.-S. Lin, L. Kondic, U. Thiele and L. J. Cummings
J. Fluid Mech. 729, 214-230 (2013).  doi:10.1017/jfm.2013.297;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[78] The effect of Au nanoparticles spatial distribution on the stability of thin polymer films
George Amarandei, Colm O'Dwyer, Arousian Arshak, Uwe Thiele, Ullrich Steiner and David Corcoran
Langmuir 29, 6706-6714 (2013).  doi:10.1021/la400659q;  paper: pdf;

[77] A homotopy continuation approach for analysing finite-time singularities in thin liquid films
D. Tseluiko, J. Baxter and U. Thiele
IMA J. Appl. Math. 78, 762-776 (2013).  doi:10.1093/imamat/hxt021;  paper: pdf;

[76] Localized states in the conserved Swift-Hohenberg equation with cubic nonlinearity
U. Thiele, A. J. Archer, M. J. Robbins, H. Gomez and E. Knobloch
Phys. Rev. E 87, 042915 (2013).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.87.042915;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[75] Parameter passing between Molecular Dynamics and continuum models for droplets on solid substrates: The static case
Nikita Tretyakov, Marcus Müller, Desislava Todorova and Uwe Thiele
J. Chem. Phys. 138, 064905 (2013).  doi:10.1063/1.4790581;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;  url;

[74] Kletternde Tropfen
Karin John und Uwe Thiele
Physik Journal, 12(2), 33-38 (2013). online: at Physik Journal ;  paper: pdf;

[p15] Two-dimensional steady states in off-critical mixtures with high interface tension
F. Bribesh, S. Madruga and U. Thiele
Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics 219, 3-12 (2013). doi: 10.1140/epjst/e2013-01775-5;  paper: pdf;

2012

[73] Driven large contact angle droplets on chemically heterogeneous substrates
Daniel Herde, Uwe Thiele, Stephan Herminghaus and Martin Brinkmann
Europhys. Lett. 100, 16002 (2012).  doi:10.1209/0295-5075/100/16002;  paper: pdf;

[72] Thermodynamically consistent description of the hydrodynamics of free surfaces covered by insoluble surfactants of high concentration
Uwe Thiele, Andrew J. Archer and Mathis Plapp
Phys. Fluids 24, 102107 (2012).  doi:10.1063/1.4758476;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[71] Solidification fronts in supercooled liquids: How rapid fronts can lead to disordered glassy solids
A. J. Archer, M. J. Robbins, U. Thiele and E. Knobloch
Phys. Rev. E 86, 031603 (2012).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.86.031603;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[70] Modelling the formation of structured deposits at receding contact lines of evaporating solutions and suspensions
L. Frastia, A. J. Archer and U. Thiele
Soft Matter 8, 11363-11386 (2012).  doi:10.1039/C2SM26574E;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[69] Modelling fluids and crystals using a two-component modified phase field crystal model
M. J. Robbins, A. J. Archer, U. Thiele and E. Knobloch
Phys. Rev. E 85, 061408 (2012).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.85.061408;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[68] Decomposition driven interface evolution for layers of binary mixtures: III. Two-dimensional steady film states
F. A. M. Bribesh, L. Frastia, U. Thiele
Phys. Fluids 24, 062109 (2012).  doi:10.1063/1.4727888;  paper: pdf;

[67] Pattern formation induced by an electric field in a polymer-air-polymer thin film system
G. Amarandei, P. Beltrame, I. Clancy, C. O'Dwyer, A. Arshak, U. Steiner, D. Corcoran and U. Thiele
Soft Matter 8, 6333-6349 (2012).  doi:10.1039/c2sm25273b;  paper: pdf;

[66] Substrate-mediated pattern formation in monolayer transfer: a reduced model
M. H. Köpf, S. V. Gurevich, R. Friedrich and U. Thiele
New J. Phys. 14, 023016 (2012).  doi:10.1088/1367-2630/14/2/023016;  paper: pdf;

[65] Steady evaporating droplets fed by an influx -- the isothermal limit
Desislava Todorova, Uwe Thiele and Len M. Pismen
J. Engg. Math. 73, 17-30 (2012).  doi:10.1007/s10665-011-9485-1;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/1008.4526;  paper: pdf;

[p14] Dewetting and decomposing films of simple and complex liquids
Uwe Thiele,
in Multiphase Microfluidics: The Diffuse Interface Model, ed. Roberto Mauri, Springer Wien New York, p.93-127 (2012).  isbn:978-3-7091-1226-7;

2011

[64] Modelling the evaporation of thin films of colloidal suspensions using Dynamical Density Functional Theory
M. J. Robbins, A. J. Archer, and U. Thiele
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 23, 415102 (2011).  doi:10.1088/0953-8984/23/41/415102;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;  Selected for IOP labtalk;

[63] Note on thin film equations for solutions and suspensions
Uwe Thiele
Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics, 197 213-220 (2011).  doi:10.1140/epjst/e2011-01462-7;  paper: pdf;

[62] Ratcheting of driven attracting colloidal particles: Temporal density oscillations and current multiplicity
A. Pototsky, A. J. Archer, S. E. Savel'ev, U. Thiele and F. Marchesoni
Phys. Rev. E 83, 061401 (2011).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.83.061401;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[61] Dynamical model for the formation of patterned deposits at receding contact lines
L. Frastia, A. J. Archer and U. Thiele
Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 077801 (2011).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.106.077801;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/1008.4334;  paper: pdf;

[60] Rayleigh and depinning instabilities of forced liquid ridges on heterogeneous substrates
Philippe Beltrame, Edgar Knobloch, Peter Hänggi and Uwe Thiele
Phys. Rev. E 83, 016305 (2011).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.83.016305;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/1009.0998;  paper: pdf;

[59] Determination of the thickness and composition profiles for a film of binary mixture on a solid substrate
Lubor Frastia, Uwe Thiele and Len M. Pismen,
Math. Model. Nat. Phenom. 6, 62-86 (2011). doi:10.1051/mmnp/20116104;  paper: pdf;

[58] On the depinning of a drop of partially wetting liquid on a rotating cylinder
Uwe Thiele,
J. Fluid. Mech. 671, 121-136 (2011). doi:10.1017/S0022112010005483;  preprint: at arxiv.org/abs/1010.2920;  paper: pdf;

[p13] Thoughts on mesoscopic continuum models
Uwe Thiele
Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics 197, 67-71 (2011).  doi:10.1140/epjst/e2011-01438-7;

[p12] Dynamics of drops and films on heterogeneous substrates
Serafim Kalliadasis and Uwe Thiele
Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics 197, 199-200 (2011).  doi:10.1140/epjst/e2011-01458-3;

[p11] Convective instabilities in films of binary mixtures
S. Madruga and U. Thiele
Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics , 192 101-108 (2011). doi:10.1140/epjst/e2011-01364-8;  paper: pdf;

2010

[57] Directing the nucleation of nanoparticle rings
Andrew Stannard, Haya Alhummiany, Emmanuelle Pauliac-Vaujour, James S. Sharp, Philip Moriarty and Uwe Thiele,
Langmuir 26, 13892-13896 (2010).  doi:10.1021/la1004787;  paper: pdf;

[56] Transport of free surface liquid films and drops by external ratchets and self-ratcheting mechanisms
Uwe Thiele and Karin John,
Chem. Phys.375, 578-586 (2010).  doi:10.1016/j.chemphys.2010.07.011;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/1001.2417;  paper: pdf;

[55] Time integration and steady-state continuation method for lubrication equations
Philippe Beltrame and Uwe Thiele,
SIAM J. Applied Dynamical Systems 9, 484-518 (2010). doi:10.1137/080718619;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/0903.0014;  paper: pdf;

[54] Self-ratcheting Stokes drops driven by oblique vibrations
Karin John and Uwe Thiele,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 107801 (2010). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.104.107801;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/0907.1223;  paper: pdf;

[53] Dynamical density functional theory for the dewetting of evaporating thin films of nanoparticle suspensions exhibiting pattern formation
A.J. Archer, M.J. Robbins and U. Thiele,
Phys. Rev. E 81, 021602 (2010). doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.81.021602;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/1001.2661;  paper: pdf;

[52] Thin film evolution equations from (evaporating) dewetting liquid layers to epitaxial growth
Uwe Thiele,
J. Phys.-Cond. Mat. 22, 084019 (2010). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/22/8/084019;  preprint: at arxiv.org/abs/1010.2928;  paper: pdf;

[p10] Patterns and pathways in nanoparticle self-organization
M. O. Blunt, A. Stannard, E. Pauliac-Vaujour, C. P. Martin, I. Vancea, M. Suvakov, U. Thiele, B. Tadic and P. Moriarty,
p. 214-248 in Oxford Handbook on Nanoscience and Technology: Frontiers and Advances. Volume 1: Basic Aspects, eds. A.V. Narlikar and Y.Y. Fu, Oxford University Press (2010), ISBN13: 9780199533046;
page at OUP.  paper: pdf;

[p9] Depinning of 2d and 3d droplets blocked by a hydrophobic defect
P. Beltrame, P. Hänggi, E. Knobloch and Uwe Thiele,
p. 623-629 in Progress in Industrial Mathematics at ECMI 2008 , eds. A. D. Fitt, J. Norbury, H. Ockendon and E. Wilson, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg (2010), ISBN13: 978-3-642-12109-8;
page at Springer; doi:10.1007/978-3-642-12110-4_99  paper: pdf;

2009

[51] Electric field induced interfacial instabilities and morphologies of thin viscous and elastic bilayers
Dipankar Bandyopadhyay, Ashutosh Sharma, Uwe Thiele, and P. Dinesh Sankar Reddy,
Langmuir 25, 9108-9118 (2009).  doi:10.1021/la900635f;  paper: pdf

[50] Modelling approaches to the dewetting of evaporating thin films of nanoparticle suspensions
Uwe Thiele, Ioan Vancea, A. J. Archer, M.J. Robbins, Lubor Frastia, A. Stannard, E. Pauliac-Vaujour, C. P. Martin, M. O. Blunt and P. Moriarty,
J. Phys.-Cond. Mat. 21, 264016 (2009). doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/21/26/264016;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/1001.2669;  paper: pdf;

[49] Decomposition driven interface evolution for layers of binary mixtures: II. Influence of hydrodynamics on linear stability
Santiago Madruga and Uwe Thiele,
Phys. Fluids 21, 062104 (2009).  doi:10.1063/1.3132789 ;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/1009.0659;  paper: pdf

[48] Depinning of three-dimensional drops from wettability defects
Philippe Beltrame, Peter Hänggi and Uwe Thiele,
Europhys. Lett. 86, 24006 (2009).  doi: 10.1209/0295-5075/86/24006;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/0811.2918;  paper: pdf

[47] Film flow on a porous substrate
Uwe Thiele, B. Goyeau and M. G. Velarde,
Phys. Fluids 21, 014103 (2009).  doi: 10.1063/1.3054157;  paper: pdf

[p8] Weine nicht, wenn der Regen zerfällt
U. Thiele,
Brennpunkt, Physik Journal 8(10), 16-17 (2009). pdf at Journal site; paper: pdf;

[p7] Interfacial instabilities driven by chemical reactions
A. Pereira, P. M. J. Trevelyan, Uwe Thiele, and Serafim Kalliadasis,
Proceedings European Coating Symposium 2007, Paris,
Eur. Phys. J. -- Special Topics 166, 121-125 (2009). doi: 10.1140/epjst/e2009-00891-1;  paper: pdf;

2008

[46] Front instabilities in evaporatively dewetting nanofluids
Ioan Vancea, Uwe Thiele, E. Pauliac-Vaujour, A. Stannard, C. P. Martin, M. O. Blunt and P. Moriarty,
Phys. Rev. E 78, 041601 (2008).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.78.041601;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/0806.4131;  paper: pdf

[45] Dual-scale pattern formation in nanoparticle assemblies
A. Stannard, C. P. Martin, E. Pauliac-Vaujour, P. Moriarty, and Uwe Thiele,
J. Phys. Chem. C 112, 15195-15203 (2008).  doi: 10.1021/jp803399d;  paper: pdf

[44] Fingering instabilities in dewetting nanofluids
E. Pauliac-Vaujour, A. Stannard, C. P. Martin, M. O. Blunt, I. Notingher, P. Moriarty, Ioan Vancea and Uwe Thiele,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 176102 (2008).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.100.176102;  paper: pdf

[43] Ratchet-induced fluid transport in bounded two layer films of immiscible liquids
Karin John, Peter Hänggi and Uwe Thiele,
Soft Matter 4, 1183-1195 (2008).  doi:10.1039/b718850a;  paper: pdf

2007

[42] Thin films in the presence of chemical reactions
A. Pereira and P. M. J. Trevelyan and Uwe Thiele and Serafim Kalliadasis,
Fluid Dynamics and Materials Processing 3, 303-316 (2007).   paper: pdf

[41] Decomposition driven interface evolution for layers of binary mixtures: I. Model derivation and stratified base states
Uwe Thiele, S. Madruga and Lubor Frastia,
Phys. Fluids 19, 122106 (2007).  doi:10.1063/1.2824404;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/0707.3374;
paper: pdf

[40] Controlling pattern formation in nanoparticle assemblies via directed solvent dewetting
C. P. Martin, M. O. Blunt, E. Pauliac-Vaujour, A. Stannard, P. Moriarty, Ioan Vancea and Uwe Thiele,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 116103 (2007).  doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.99.116103
paper: pdf

[39] Dynamics of a horizontal thin liquid film in the presence of reactive surfactants
A. Pereira and P. M. J. Trevelyan and Uwe Thiele and Serafim Kalliadasis,
Phys. Fluids 19, 112102 (2007).  doi:10.1063/1.2775938
paper: pdf

[38] Liquid transport generated by a flashing field-induced wettability ratchet
K. John and Uwe Thiele
Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 264102 (2007).  doi:10.1063/1.2751582;  preprint: at arXiv.org/abs/physics/0611144;
paper: pdf

[37] Interfacial hydrodynamic waves driven by chemical reactions
A. Pereira, P. M. J. Trevelyan, Uwe Thiele and Serafim Kalliadasis,
J. Engg. Math. 59, 207-220 (2007).  doi:10.1007/s10665-007-9143-9
paper: pdf

[p6] Structure formation in thin liquid films
Uwe Thiele,
in Thin films of soft matter, eds. Serafim Kalliadasis and Uwe Thiele, Springer Wien, p.25-94 (2007); doi:10.1007/978-3-211-69808-2_2  paper: pdf;

2006

[36] On the depinning of a driven drop on a heterogeneous substrate
Uwe Thiele and Edgar Knobloch,
New J. Phys. 8, 313, 1-37 (2006).  doi:10.1088/1367-2630/8/12/313 ;  paper: pdf;

[35] Driven drops on heterogeneous substrates: Onset of sliding motion
Uwe Thiele and Edgar Knobloch,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 204501 (2006).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.97.204501;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[34] Three-dimensional surface patterns in liquid two-layer films
A. Pototsky, M. Bestehorn, D. Merkt and Uwe Thiele,
Europhys. Lett. 74, 665-671 (2006).  doi:10.1209/epl/i2006-10026-8 ;  paper: pdf;

[33] Asymptotic theory for a moving droplet driven by a wettability gradient
Len M. Pismen and Uwe Thiele,
Phys. Fluids 18, 042104 (2006).  doi:10.1063/1.2191015;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[32] Creation of multi-scale stripe-like patterns in thin polymer blend films
P. Müller-Buschbaum, E. Bauer, S. Pfister, S. V. Roth, M. Burghammer, C. Riekel, C. David, and Uwe Thiele
Europhys. Lett. 73, 35-41 (2006).  doi:10.1209/epl/i2005-10369-6 ;  paper: pdf;

[31] Long wave Marangoni instability with vibration
Uwe Thiele, Jose M. Vega and Edgar Knobloch
J. Fluid Mech. 546, 61-87 (2006).  doi:10.1017/S0022112005007007 ;  paper: pdf;

2005

[30] Self-propelled running droplets on solid substrates driven by chemical reactions
Karin John,  Markus Bär and Uwe Thiele
Eur. Phys. J. E 18, 183-199 (2005).  doi:10.1140/epje/i2005-10039-1 ;  paper: pdf;

[29] Long-wave evolution of a bounded two-layer film with free liquid-liquid interface: Short- and long-time evolution
Domnic Merkt, Andrey Pototsky, Michael Bestehorn, and Uwe Thiele
Phys. Fluids17, 064104 (2005).  doi:10.1063/1.1935487 ;  paper: pdf;

[28] Morphology changes in the evolution of liquid two-layer films
Andrey Pototsky, Michael Bestehorn, Domnic Merkt and Uwe Thiele
J. Chem. Phys. 122, 224711 (2005).  doi:10.1063/1.1927512 ;  paper: pdf;

[27] Validity domain of the Benney equation including Marangoni effect for closed and open flows
Benoit Scheid, Christian Ruyer-Quil, Uwe Thiele, Oleg A. Kabov, Jean-Claude Legros and Pierre Colinet.
J. Fluid Mech. 527, 303-335 (2005).  doi: 10.1017/S0022112004003179;  paper: pdf;

[p5] Stabilite d'un film mince en ecoulement sur une surface poreuse
Uwe Thiele, B. Goyeau and M. G. Velarde,
Proceedings 17eme Congres Francais de Mecanique, Troyes (29.8. - 2.9. 2005).

2004

[26] Alternative pathways of dewetting for a thin liquid two-layer film
Andrey Pototsky, Michael Bestehorn, Domnic Merkt and Uwe Thiele
Phys. Rev. E  70, 025201(R) (2004).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.70.025201 ;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[25] Control of the structuring of thin soft matter films by means of different types of external disturbance
Andrey Pototsky, Michael Bestehorn, and Uwe Thiele
Physica D 199 , 138-148 (2004).  doi:10.1016/j.physd.2004.08.019 ;  paper: pdf;

[24] Dynamic domain formation in membranes: Thickness modulation induced phase separation
Erik Schäffer and Uwe Thiele
Eur. Phys. J. E  14, 169-175 (2004).  doi: 10.1140/epje/i2003-10147-x;  paper: pdf;

[23] Dynamical Model for Chemically Driven Running Droplets
Uwe Thiele,  Karin John and Markus Bär
Phys. Rev. Lett.  93, 027802 (2004).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.93.027802 ;  preprint: at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[22] Behavior of thin liquid films on a slightly inclined heated plate
Uwe Thiele and Edgar Knobloch.
Physica D  190, 213-248 (2004).  doi:10.1016/j.physd.2003.09.048 ;  paper: pdf;

2003

[21] Open questions and promising new fields in dewetting
Uwe Thiele.
Eur. Phys. J. E  12, 409-416 (2003).  doi:10.1140/epje/e2004-00009-4 ;  paper: pdf;

[20] Modelling thin film dewetting on structured surfaces and templates: Bifurcation analysis and numerical simulation
Uwe Thiele, Lutz Brusch, Michael Bestehorn and Markus Bär.
Eur. Phys. J. E  11, 255-271 (2003).  doi:10.1140/epje/i2003-10019-5 ;  paper: pdf;

[19] 3D large scale Marangoni convection in liquid films
Michael Bestehorn, Andrey Pototsky and Uwe Thiele.
Eur. Phys. J. B  33, 457-467 (2003).  doi:10.1140/epjb/e2003-00186-3 ;  paper: pdf;

[18] Front and back instability of a liquid film on a slightly inclined plate
Uwe Thiele and Edgar Knobloch.
Physics of Fluids  15, 892-907 (2003).  doi:10.1063/1.1545443 ;  paper: pdf;

[17] On the instability of a falling film due to localized heating
Jan Skotheim, Uwe Thiele and Benoit Scheid.
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 475, 1-19 (2003).  doi:10.1017/S0022112002001957 ;  paper: pdf;

[p4] Tentative interpretation of the dewetting morphologies presented by Tsui et al. and several contributions to the discussion part of the Focus Point "Unstable Thin Films"
Uwe Thiele
Eur. Phys. J. E , 12, 427-430 (2003).  doi:10.1140/epje/e2004-00011-x ;  paper: pdf;

2002

[16] Nonlinear evolution of nonuniformly heated falling liquid films
Benoit Scheid, Alexander Oron, Pierre Colinet, Uwe Thiele and Jean-Claude Legros.
Physics of Fluids 14, 4130-4151 (2002).  doi:10.1063/1.1515270 ;  paper: pdf;

[15] Dewetting of thin films on heterogeneous substrates: Pinning vs. Coarsening
Lutz Brusch, Heiko Kühne, Uwe Thiele and Markus Bär.
Physical Review E 66, 011602 (2002).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.66.011602 ;  paper: pdf;

[14] Sliding drops on an inclined plane
Uwe Thiele, Kai Neuffer, Michael Bestehorn, Yves Pomeau and Manuel G. Velarde.
Colloids and Surfaces A 206, 87-104 (2002).  doi:10.1016/S0927-7757(02)00082-1 ;  paper: pdf;

[13] On the importance of nucleation solutions for the rupture of thin liquid films
Uwe Thiele, Kai Neuffer, Yves Pomeau and Manuel G. Velarde.
Colloids and Surfaces A 206, 135--155 (2002).  doi:10.1016/S0927-7757(02)00069-9 ;  paper: pdf;

[12] Wetting of textured surfaces
Jose Bico, Uwe Thiele, and David Quere.
Colloids and Surfaces A 206, 41-46 (2002).  doi:10.1016/S0927-7757(02)00061-4 ;  paper: pdf;

2001

[11] Front dynamics in catalytic surface reactions
Ehud Meron, Markus Bär, Aric Hagberg, and Uwe Thiele.
Catalysis Today 70, 331-340 (2001).  doi:10.1016/S0920-5861(01)00341-8 ;  paper: pdf;

[10] Sliding drops in the diffuse interface model coupled to hydrodynamics
Uwe Thiele, Manuel G. Velarde, Kai Neuffer, Michael Bestehorn and Yves Pomeau.
Phys. Rev. E 64, 061601 (2001) .  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.64.061601 ;  paper: pdf;

[9] Film rupture in the diffuse interface model coupled to hydrodynamics
Uwe Thiele, Manuel G. Velarde, Yves Pomeau and Kai Neuffer.
Phys. Rev. E 64, 031602 (2001).  doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.64.031602;  paper: pdf;

[8] Dewetting: Film rupture by nucleation in the spinodal regime
Uwe Thiele,  Manuel G. Velarde and  Kai Neuffer.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 016104 (2001).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.87.016104 ;  paper: pdf;

1995 - 2000

[7] Front propagation and pattern formation in anisotropic bistable media
Markus Bär, Aric Hagberg, Ehud Meron, and Uwe Thiele.
Phys. Rev. E 62(1), 366-374 (2000).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.62.366 ;  paper: pdf;

[6] Stratified spatiotemporal chaos in anisotropic reaction-diffusion systems
Markus Bär, Aric Hagberg, Ehud Meron, and Uwe Thiele.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 2664-2667 (1999).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.83.2664 ;  paper: pdf;

[p3] Polygonal networks resulting from dewetting
Uwe Thiele, M. Mertig, W. Pompe, and H. Wendrock.
in Foam and Emulsions, eds. J. F. Sadoc and N. Rivier, ASI Series 355, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 127-36 (1999).
 paper: preprint pdf;

[5] Stochastic geometry of polygonal networks - an alternative approach to the hexagon-square-transition in Bénard convection
Uwe Thiele and K. Eckert.
Phys. Rev. E. 58, 3458-3468 (1998).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.58.3458 ;  paper: pdf;

[4] Dewetting of an evaporating thin liquid film: heterogeneous nucleation and surface instability
Uwe Thiele and M. Mertig and W. Pompe.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 2869-2872 (1998).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.80.2869 ;  paper: pdf;

[3] Dewetting of thin collagenous precursor films
M. Mertig, Uwe Thiele, J. Bradt, D. Klemm, and W. Pompe. Applied Physics A, 66, S565-S568 (1998).  doi:10.1007/s003390051202 ;  paper: pdf;

[p2] Controlled pattern formation in thin biomolecular coatings
M. Mertig, D. Klemm, J. Bradt, Uwe Thiele and W. Pompe. Proc. of the 4th Intern. Conf. on Intelligent Materials, Ed. by T. Tagaki, M. Aizaiwa, T. Okano, N. Shinya, Intelligent Materials Forum, Tokyo, 228-229 (1998).

[2] Scanning force microscopy and geometrical analysis of two-dimensional collagen network formation
M. Mertig, Uwe Thiele, J. Bradt, G. Leibiger, W. Pompe, and H. Wendrock.
Surface and Interface Analysis, 25, 514-521 (1997).  doi:10.1002/(SICI)1096-9918(199706)25:7/8<514::AID-SIA261>3.0.CO;2-D ;  paper: pdf;

[p1] Collagen assembly from acid solution to networks on solid surfaces and to fibrils
J.-H. Bradt, M. Mertig, B. Winzer, Uwe Thiele, and W. Pompe. Proceedings SPIE 2779, 78-82, Lyon (1996).

[1] A simple phenomenological estimation of the fractal dimension of Dla-clusters
Uwe Thiele and G. Diener. Phys. Lett. A, 206, 365-369 (1995).  doi: 10.1016/0375-9601(95)00657-O;

Edited books

Thin films of soft matter
eds. Serafim Kalliadasis and Uwe Thiele,
Springer Wien (2006). ISBN: 978-3211698075;
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Theses

Historical and Modern Approaches towards an Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics
Thesis for International Diploma of the Imperial College London (1993)

Zur Theorie von DLA-Clustern
Diploma Thesis, Technical University Dresden (1994)
thesis pdf (90 pages, in German)

Entnetzung von Kollagenfilmen (Dewetting of collagen films)
PhD Thesis, Technical University Dresden (1998)
pdf-file , (130 pages, in German)


 
 
 
 
 

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