Soft Matter Group

Publications: Masafumi Fukuto


  1. S. T. Wang, M. Fukuto, A. Checco, Z. Niu, Q. Wang, and L. Yang, “Role of electrostatic interactions in two-dimensional self-assembly of tobacco mosaic viruses on cationic lipid monolayers,” J. Colloid Interface Sci. (accepted 2011)
  2. S. Kewalramani, S. T. Wang, Y. Lin, H. G. Nguyen, Q. Wang, M. Fukuto, and L. Yang, “Systematic Approach to Electrostatically Induced 2D Crystallization of Nanoparticles at Liquid Interfaces,” Soft Matter 7, 939 (2011)
  3. K. N. Witte, S. Kewalramani, I. Kuzmenko, W. Sun, M. Fukuto, and Y. Y. Won, “Formation and Collapse of Single-Monomer-Thick Monolayers of Poly(n-Butyl Acrylate) at the Air-Water Interface,” Macromolecules 43, 2990 (2010)
  4. M. Fukuto, S. T. Wang, M. A. Lohr, S. Kewalramani, and L. Yang, “Effects of Surface Ligand Density on Lipid-Monolayer-Mediated 2D Assembly of Proteins,” Soft Matter 6, 1513 (2010)
  5. S. Kewalramani, H. Hlaing, B. M. Ocko, I. Kuzmenko, and M. Fukuto, “Effects of Divalent Cations on Phase Behavior and Structure of a Zwitterionic Phospholipid (DMPC) Monolayer at the Air-Water Interface,” J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 1, 489 (2010)
  6. L. Yang, S. T. Wang, M. Fukuto, A. Checco, Z. Niu, and Q. Wang, “Structure and Interaction in 2D Assemblies of Tobacco Mosaic Viruses,” Soft Matter 5, 4951 (2009)
  7. R. Garcia, E. Subashi, and M. Fukuto, “Thin-Thick Coexistence Behavior of 8CB Liquid Crystalline Films on Silicon,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 197801 (2008)
  8. M. Fukuto, O. Gang, K. J. Alvine, B. M. Ocko, and P. S. Pershan, “Wetting of Liquid-Crystal Surfaces and Induced Smectic Layering at a Nematic-Liquid Interface: An X-ray Reflectivity Study,” Phys. Rev. E 77, 031607 (2008)
  9. S. T. Wang, M. Fukuto, and L. Yang, “In-Situ X-ray Reflectivity Studies on the Formation of Substrate-Supported Phospholipid Bilayers and Monolayers,” Phys. Rev. E 77, 031909 (2008)
  10. M. Fukuto, O. Gang, K. J. Alvine, and P. S. Pershan, “Capillary Wave Fluctuations and Intrinsic Widths of Coupled Fluid/Fluid Interfaces: An X-ray Scattering Study of a Wetting Film on Bulk Liquid,” Phys. Rev. E 74, 031607 (2006)
  11. O. Gang, K. J. Alvine, M. Fukuto, P. S. Pershan, C. T. Black, and B. M. Ocko, “Liquids on Topologically Nano-Patterned Surfaces,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 217801 (2005)
  12. L. Yang and M. Fukuto, “Modulated Phase of Phospholipids with a Two-Dimensional Square Lattice,” Phys. Rev. E (Rapid Communication) 72, 010901 (2005)
  13. M. Fukuto, Y. F. Yano, and P. S. Pershan, “Critical Casimir Effect in Three-Dimensional Ising Systems: Measurements on Binary Wetting Films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 135702 (2005)
  14. G. S. Tulevski, Q. Miao, M. Fukuto, R. Abram, B. Ocko, R. Pindak, M. L. Steigerwald, C. R. Kagan, and C. Nuckolls, “Attaching Organic Semiconductors to Gate Oxides: In Situ Assembly of Monolayer Field Effect Transistors,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. (Communication) 126, 15048 (2004)
  15. O. G. Shpyrko, M. Fukuto, P. S. Pershan, B. M. Ocko, I. Kuzmenko, T. Gog, and M. Deutsch, “Surface Layering of Liquids: The Role of Surface Tension,” Phys. Rev. B 69, 245423 (2004)
  16. M. Fukuto, R. K. Heilmann, P. S. Pershan, A. Badia, and R. B. Lennox, “Monolayer/Bilayer Transition in Langmuir Films of Derivatized Gold Nanoparticles at the Gas/Water Interface: An X-ray Scattering Study,” J. Chem. Phys. 120, 3446 (2004)
  17. M. Fukuto, R. K. Heilmann, P. S. Pershan, S. M. Yu, C. M. Soto, and D. A. Tirrell, “Internal Segregation and Side Chain Ordering in Hairy-Rod Polypeptide Monolayers at the Gas/Water Interface: X-ray Scattering Study,” J. Chem. Phys. 119, 6253 (2003)
  18. M. Fukuto, R. K. Heilmann, P. S. Pershan, S. M. Yu, C. M. Soto, and D. A. Tirrell, “Confinement Induced Order of Tethered Alkyl Chains at the Water/Vapor Interface,” Phys. Rev. E (Rapid Communication) 66, 010601 (2002)
  19. O. Gang, M. Fukuto, P. Huber, and P. S. Pershan, “Wetting of Hydrocarbon Liquid Surfaces by Fluorocarbon Vapor: A Microscopic Study,” Colloids & Surfaces A 206, 293 (2002)
  20. R. K. Heilmann, M. Fukuto, and P. S. Pershan, “Quenching of Capillary Waves in Composite Wetting Films from a Binary Vapor: An X-ray Reflectivity Study,” Phys. Rev. B 63, 205405 (2001)
  21. K. Penanen, M. Fukuto, I. F. Silvera, and P. S. Pershan, “X-ray Induced Thinning of 3He and 3He/4He Mixtures,” Phys. Rev. B 62, 9641 (2000)
  22. K. Penanen, M. Fukuto, R. K. Heilmann, I. F. Silvera, and P. S. Pershan, “4He Liquid-Vapor Interface below 1K Studied Using X-ray Reflectivity,” Phys. Rev. B 62, 9621 (2000)
  23. M. Fukuto, R. K. Heilmann, P. S. Pershan, S. M. Yu, J. A. Griffiths, and D. A. Tirrell, “Structure of Poly(g-Benzyl-L-Glutamate) Monolayers at the Gas/Water Interface: A Brewster Angle Microscopy and X-ray Scattering Study,” J. Chem. Phys. 111, 9761 (1999)
  24. M. Fukuto, R. K. Heilmann, P. S. Pershan, J. A. Griffiths, S. M. Yu and D. A. Tirrell, “X-Ray Measurements of Noncapillary Spatial Fluctuations from a Liquid Surface,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 3455 (1998)
  25. M. Fukuto, K. Penanen, R. K. Heilmann, P. S. Pershan, and D. Vaknin, “C60-Propylamine Adduct Monolayers at the Gas/Water Interface: A Brewster Angle Microscopy and X-ray Scattering Study,” J. Chem. Phys. 107, 5531 (1997)
  26. M. Fukuto, J. Anderson, M. D. Hornbostel, D. C. Johnson, H. Huang, and S. D. Kevan, “The Effect of Layer Thickness and Composition on the Kinetics of Solid State Reactions in the Niobium-Selenium System Studied Using Superlattice Reactants,” J. Alloy. Compd. 248, 59 (1997)
  27. M. D. Hornbostel, M. Fukuto, and D. C. Johnson, “Extension of Multilayer Precursor Synthesis to the Ternary InxNb3Se4 System,” J. Solid State Chem. 117, 290 (1995)
  28. M. Fukuto, M. D. Hornbostel, and D. C. Johnson, “Use of Superlattice Structure to Control Reaction Mechanism: Kinetics and Energetics of Nb5Se4 Formation,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 116, 9136 (1994)
  29. M. D. Hornbostel, M. Fukuto, and D. C. Johnson, “The Use of Superlattice Reactants in the Synthesis of Ternary Cu-Nb-Se Compounds,” Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 346, 75 (1994)

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