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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 all in one list, but distinguished by their numbering style: journal papers are plain numbers while all the rest is a number with a "p" in front of it. Starting 2017 the distinction was entirely dropped.

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2019

[*] Thin-Film Modelling of Resting and Moving Active Droplets
Sarah Trinschek, Fenna Stegemerten, Karin John, Uwe Thiele
submitted, (2019).  preprint: 1911.08258 at arXiv;

[*] Gradient dynamics model for drops spreading on polymer brushes
Uwe Thiele and Simon Hartmann
submitted, (2019).  preprint: 1910.10582 at arXiv;

[*] Effect of driving on coarsening dynamics in phase-separating systems
D. Tseluiko, M. Alesemi, T.-S. Lin, U. Thiele
submitted, (2019).  preprint: 1905.13396 at arXiv;

[121] First order phase transitions and the thermodynamic limit
Uwe Thiele, Tobias Frohoff-Hülsmann, Sebastian Engelnkemper, Edgar Knobloch, Andrew J. Archer
New J. Phys. at press, (2019).  preprint: 1908.11304 at arXiv;

[120] Self-organised dip-coating patterns of simple, partially wetting, nonvolatile liquids
W. Tewes, M. Wilczek, S.V. Gurevich and U. Thiele
Phys. Rev. Fluids at press, (2019).  preprint: 1906.00677 at arXiv;

[119] The collective behaviour of ensembles of condensing liquid drops on heterogeneous inclined substrates
Sebastian Engelnkemper and Uwe Thiele
Europhys. Lett. 127, 54002 (2019).  doi:10.1209/0295-5075/127/54002;  preprint: 1901.10235 at arXiv;  paper: pdf; Supplementary Material at link;

[118] Effects of time-periodic forcing in a Cahn-Hilliard model for Langmuir-Blodgett transfer
Phong-Minh Timmy Ly, Uwe Thiele, Lifeng Chi and Svetlana V. Gurevich
Phys. Rev. E 99, 062212 (2019).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.99.062212;  preprint: 1902.05825 at arXiv;  paper: pdf; Supplementary Material at link;

[117] Continuation for thin film hydrodynamics and related scalar problems
Sebastian Engelnkemper, Svetlana V. Gurevich, Hannes Uecker, Daniel Wetzel and Uwe Thiele
p. 459-501 in Alexander Gelfgat (ed) Computational Modeling of Bifurcations and Instabilities in Fluid Mechanics, Computational Methods in Applied Sciences, vol 50. Springer (2018).  doi:10.1007/978-3-319-91494-7_13;  preprint: 1808.02321 at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

2018

[116] Connecting monotonic and oscillatory motions of the meniscus of a volatile polymer solution to the transport of polymer coils and deposit morphology
Mohammad Abo Jabal, Ala Egbaria, Anna Zigelman, Uwe Thiele and Ofer Manor
Langmuir 34, 11784-11794 (2018).  doi:10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b02268;  preprint: 1807.03054 at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[115] Resting and Traveling Localized States in an Active Phase-Field-Crystal Model
Lukas Ophaus, Svetlana V. Gurevich and Uwe Thiele
Phys. Rev. E 98, 022608 (2018).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.98.022608;  preprint: 1803.08902 at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[114] Recent advances in and future challenges for mesoscopic hydrodynamic modelling of complex wetting
Uwe Thiele
Colloids Surf. A 553, 487-495 (2018).  doi:10.1016/j.colsurfa.2018.05.049;  preprint: 1803.05388 at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[113] Modelling of surfactant-driven front instabilities in spreading bacterial colonies
Sarah Trinschek, Karin John and Uwe Thiele
Soft Matter 14, 4464-4476 (2018).  doi:10.1039/c8sm00422f;  preprint: 1803.00522 at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[112] Equilibrium contact angle and adsorption layer properties with surfactants
Uwe Thiele, Jacco H. Snoeijer, Sarah Trinschek and Karin John
Langmuir 34, 7210-7221 (2018).  doi:10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b00513;  preprint: 1802.04042 at arXiv;  paper: pdf;
Also see Erratum Langmuir 35, 4788-4789 (2019).  doi:10.1021/acs.langmuir.9b00616;  paper: pdf;

[111] On the multiple solutions of coating and rimming flows on rotating cylinders
Andre von Borries Lopes, Uwe Thiele and Andrew L. Hazel
J. Fluid Mech. 835, 540-574 (2018).  doi:10.1017/jfm.2017.756;  paper: pdf;

[110] Collective cell migration in embryogenesis follows the laws of wetting
Bernhard Wallmeyer, Sarah Trinschek, Sargon Yigit, Uwe Thiele and Timo Betz
Biophys. J. 114, 213-222 (2018).  doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2017.11.011;  paper: pdf;

2017

[109] Sliding drops - ensemble statistics from single drop bifurcations
Markus Wilczek, Walter Tewes, Sebastian Engelnkemper, Svetlana V. Gurevich and Uwe Thiele
Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 204501 (2017).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.204501;  preprint: 1706.00656 at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[108] Continuous vs. arrested spreading of biofilms at solid-gas interfaces - the role of surface forces
Sarah Trinschek, Karin John, Sigol\'ene Lecuyer and Uwe Thiele,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 078003 (2017).  doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.078003;  preprint: 1612.05450 at arXiv;  paper: pdf;

[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: 1706.06492 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: 1611.09685 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: 1611.06957 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: 1611.00390 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: 1607.08118 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: 1609.00946 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: 1611.02140 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: 1607.05482 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: 1607.08425 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: 1511.01167 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: 1511.01167 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: 1505.07976 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: 1506.09078 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: 1501.07046 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: 1502.03632 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: 1407.7099 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: 1410.6783 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: 1405.2117 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: 1408.6332 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: 1401.7046 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: 1311.6994 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: 1307.4618 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: 1307.0958 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: 1311.1964 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: 1305.3425 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: 1301.4110 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: 1303.5267 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: 1301.4472 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: 1209.1008 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: 1202.1688 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: 1206.0902 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: 1208.6127 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: 1112.2074 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: 1008.4526 at arXiv;  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: 1106.4467 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: 1103.2871 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: 1008.4334 at arXiv;  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: 1009.0998 at arXiv;  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: 1001.2417 at arXiv;  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: 0903.0014 at arXiv;  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: 0907.1223 at arXiv;  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: 1001.2661 at arXiv;  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: 1010.2928 at arxiv;  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:1001.2669 at arXiv;  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: 1009.0659 at arXiv;  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: 0811.2918 at arXiv;  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: 0806.4131 at arXiv;  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: 0707.3374 at arXiv;
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: 0611144 at arXiv;
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: 0603057 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: 0509260 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: 0401042 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:0403043 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;
amazon

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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