Research Metrics

  • Google Scholar:
    H-index: 33
    Total number of citations: 4950
    i10 index: 168

Total Research Output: 946

  • Refereed International Journal Publications: 322
    Conference Presentations with Abstracts: 343
    Distinguished University Lectureships/Cycles: 8
    Plenary Lectures: 37
    Invited Seminar Talks: 115
    Invited Speaker at International Workshops on Emerging Science: 17
    Refereed Conference Proceedings: 62
    Technical Reports: 22
    Book Chapters: 13
    Authorship of Discipline Review Articles: 7
  • Journal Cover Selection and Research News Recognitions made purely for scientific reasons: 5

Recent Publications:

    • 321.  Mahdi Roohnikan, Kayla Cummings Premack, Brenda Guzman-Juarez, Violeta Toader, A.D. Rey, and Linda Reven, “Hydrogen-bonded LC nanocomposites: characterisation of nanoparticle-LC interactions by solid-state NMR and FTIR spectroscopies”, Liquid Crystals, Published online: 17 Dec 2018.
    • 320. Safiya Allie, Ezequiel Soulé, A.D. Rey, Violeta Toader, Linda Reven, “Polymer Functionalized Nanoparticles in Liquid Crystals: Combining PDLCs with LC Nanocomposites”,  Soft Matter, Issue 42, pp 8580-8589, DOI: 10.1039/C8SM01192C, Oct 8, 2018.
    • 319.  Pardis Rofouieeraghi, Ziheng Wang and A.D. Rey, “Two-Wavelength Wrinkling Patterns in Helicoidal Plywood Surfaces: Imprinting Energy Landscapes onto Geometric Landscapes”, Soft Matter, Iss 25, 14, 5180 – 5185, DOI: 10.1039/C8SM01022F, June 4, 2018.

    • 318.  Edtson Emilio Herrera Valencia and A.D. Rey, “Electrorheological Model Based on Liquid Crystals Membranes with Applications to Outer Hair Cells”, Vol 3, Issue 2, Article 35, DOI: 10.3390/fluids 3020035, ID: fluids-274018, Special Issue Liquid Crystal Rheology, Fluids, 22 May 2018.

    • 317. Sina Mirzaei Fard, P. Servio and A.D. Rey, “Molecular Dynamics Characterization of Temperature and Pressure Effects on the Water-Methane Interface”, Colloid and  Interface Science Communications, DOI: 10.1016/j.colcom.2018.04.004, Vol 24, pp 75-81. May 2018.

    • 316.  Oscar Aguilar Gutiérrez and A.D. Rey, “Extracting Shape From Curvature Evolution In Moving Surfaces”, Soft Matter, 2018, 14, pp. 1465-1473, DOI: 10.1039/C7SM02409F, Jan 28, 2018.

    • 315.  Mahdi Roohnikan, Michael L. Daddario, Violeta Toader, A.D. Rey, Davin Tan, Tomislav   Friscic, Linda Reven, “Mechanochemical Nanoparticle Functionalization for Liquid Crystal Nanocomposites Based on Carboxylic Acid COOH-Pyridine Heterosynthons”, Journal Of Materials Chemistry C, Iss 7, 6, pp. 1789-1796, DOI: 10.1039/C7TC04896C, 24 Jan 2018.

    • 314.  Thomas M. Vlasic, Phillip D. Servio, and A.D. Rey, “Effect of Guest Size on the Mechanical Properties and Molecular Structure of Gas Hydrates From First-Principles”, Crystal Growth & Design, 17 (12), pp 6407–6416, DOI 10.1021/Acs.Cgd.7b01072, October 24, 2017.

    • 313.      Oscar Aguilar Gutiérrez and A.D. Rey, “Biological Plywood Film Formation From Para-Nematic Liquid Crystalline Organization”, Soft Matter, DOI: 10.1039/C7SM01865G, 13, p 8076-8088, October 20, 2017.
    • 312.      Zeina Jendi, Phillip Servio and A.D. Rey, “Molecular mobility in carbon dioxide hydrates”, Molecular Systems Design & Engineering, DOI: 10.1039/C7ME00041C, 2, pp 500 – 506,  19 Sept.,  2017.
    • 311.      P. Rofouie, D. Pasini and A.D. Rey, “Morphology of elastic nematic liquid crystal membranes”, Soft Matter, 13, Issue 32, pp. 5366-5380, DOI: 10.1039/C7SM00977, June 13, 2017.
    • 310.     Sebastian Gurevich, Nikolas Provatas and A.D. Rey, “Nanoscale interfacial defect shedding in a growing nematic droplet”, Physical Review E, 96, 2, 022707 (Liquid Crystals), Aug 11, 2017.
    • 309.    Oscar Matus Rivas and A.D. Rey, “Molecular dynamics of dilute binary chromonic liquid crystals mixtures”, Molecular Systems Design & Engineering, ID: C7ME00019G, vol 2, pp 223 – 234, DOI: 10.1039/c7me00019g, August 7, 2017.
    • 308.    O. A. Gutierrez, E. E. Herrera-Valencia and A.D. Rey, JCIS-16-2363R1, “Generalized Boussinesq-Scriven Surface Fluid Model with Curvature Dissipation for Liquid Surfaces and Membranes”, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Volume 503, Pages 103–114,, 1 October 2017.
    • 307.    Coro Echeverria, Oscar Aguilar Gutierrez, A.D. Rey and M. E. Godhino, “Two Negative Minima Of The First Normal Stress Difference In A Cellulose-Based Cholesteric Liquid Crystal: Helix Uncoiling”, Journal Of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, Volume 55, Issue 10, Pages 821–830, DOI: 10.1002/polb.24332, March 17, 2017
    • 306.   Hang Hu and A.D. Rey, “Multi-Step Modeling of Liquid Crystals Using Ab Initio Molecular Packing and Hybrid Quantum Mechanics/Molecular Mechanics Simulations”, Journal of Theoretical And Computational Chemistry, Ms. No. JTCC-D-16-00209R1, Volume 16, Issue 02, 1750012,,  Jan 25, 2017.
    • 305.   Pardis Rofouie, Damiano Pasini and A.D. Rey, “Multiple-Wavelength Surface Patterns In Models of Multiple-Wavelength Surface Patterns “, Soft Matter, DOI:  10.1039/C6SM02619B, online 08 Dec 2016, 13, pp 541-545, 2017
    • 304.   Pardis Rofouie, Damiano Pasini and A.D. Rey, “Multiple-Wavelength Surface Patterns In Models Of Biological Chiral Liquid Crystal Membranes”, Soft Matter, DOI:  10.1039/C6SM02619B, online 08 Dec 2016.

    • 303.   O. F. Aguilar Gutiérrez and A.D. Rey, “Theory and Simulation of Cholesteric Film Formation Flows of Dilute Collagen Solutions”, Langmuir, 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b0344, 32 (45), pp 11799–11812, Oct 19, 2016.

    • 302.   O. M. Rivas and A.D. Rey, “Molecular Dynamics on the Self-Assembly of Mesogenic Graphene Precursors”, Carbon, Volume 110, Pages 189–199,, December 2016.

    • 301.   T. Faisal, D. Pasini, T. Western, A.D. Rey, N. Hristozov, “The Twist-To-Bend Compliance of the Rheum Rhabarbarum Petiole: Integrated Computations and Experiments”, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, ID GCMB-2016-0078.R1, p. 1-12, doi/full/10.1080/10255842.2016.1233328, Sept 2, 2016.

    • 300.    T. Vlasic, P. Servio, A.D. Rey , “Atomistic Modeling of Structure II Gas Hydrate Mechanics: Compressibility and Equations of State”, AIP Advances, 6, 085317 (2016), August 23, 2016.

    • 299.   Mahdi Roohnikan, Violeta Toader, Linda Reven and A.D. Rey, “Hydrogen-Bonded Liquid Crystal Nanocomposites”, Langmuir, DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b02256, American Chemical Society, July 28, 2016.

    • 298.   O. F. Aguilar Gutiérrez and A.D. Rey, “Characterization Methodology for Biological Plywoods Based on Characteristic Cross-Section Patterns”, Journal Of Renewable Materials,, May 20, 2016.

    • 297.   Zeina M. Jendi, Phillip Servio and A.D. Rey, “Ab Initio Modelling of Methane Hydrate Thermophysical Properties”, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2016, 18, pp 10320 – 10328, March 13, 2016.

    • 296.   Oscar Aguilar Gutiérrez and A.D. Rey, “Geometric Reconstruction Of Biological Orthogonal Plywoods”, Soft Matter, 12, pp 1184 – 1191, DOI: 10.1039/C5SM02214B, Nov 19, 2015.

    • 295.   Zeina M. Jendi, Phillip Servio  and A.D. Rey, “Ideal Strength Of Methane Hydrate and Ice Ih from First-Principles”, Crystal Growth & Design, 15 (11), pp 5301–5309, DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.5b00829, Oct 2, 2015.

    • 294.   Zeina M. Jendi, A.D. Rey  and Phillip Servio, “Ab initio DFT study of structural and mechanical properties of methane and carbon dioxide hydrates”, Molecular Simulation, DOI: 10.1080/08927022.2014.899698, Volume 41, Issue 7, pages 572-579, August 11, 2015.

    • 293.   Pardis Rofouie, Damiano Pasini, and A.D. Rey, “Tunable Nano-wrinkling of Chiral Surfaces: Structure and Diffraction Optics”, Journal of Chemical Physics, 143, 114701, DOI: 10.1063/1.4929337, August 28, 2015.

    • 292.   Alireza Shams, Xuxia Yao, Jung Ok Park, Mohan Srinivasaro, A.D. Rey, ” Nematic Liquid Crystals under Conical Capillary Confinement: Theoretical Study of Geometry Effects on Disclination Lines”,Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, Volume 612, Issue 1, pages 56-63, DOI: 10.1080/15421406.2015.1030574, 2015.

    • 291.   A. Shams, X. Yao, J.O. Park, M. Srinivasarao, A.D. Rey, “Disclination Elastica Model of Loop Collision and Growth in Confined Nematic Liquid Crystals”, Soft Matter, 11, pp. 5455 – 5464, DOI: 10.1039/C5SM00708A, July 2015.

    • 290.   Coro Echeverria, João Luís Maia Figueirinhas, Pedro Almeida, Antonio Feio, A.D. Rey and Maria Godinho, “Rheo-NMR Study of Water-Based Cellulose Liquid Crystal System at High Shear Rates”, Volume 65, Pages 18–25,Polymer, May 8, 2015.

    • 289.   Alireza Shams, Xuxia Yao, Jung Ok Park, M. Srinivasarao and A.D. Rey, “Theory and Simulation of Ovoidal Disclination Loops in Nematic Liquid Crystals under Conical Confinement”, DOI: 10.1080/02678292.2015.1006153, Liquid Crystals, Volume 42, Issue 4, pages 506-519, Mar 26, 2015.

    • 288.   A. D. Rey and E. E. Herrera-Valencia, “Actuation of flexoelectric membranes in viscoelastic fluids with applications to outer hair cells”, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, pp. 151-1-151-9, DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2013.0369, October 20, 2014.

    • 287.   Moeed Shahamat and A.D. Rey, “Molecular Mechanics and Equation of State Modeling of Compressible Polyolefin Solutions: Impact of Pressure and Cut-off Radius of Intermolecular Potentials”, Chemical Engineering Science, Volume 121, Pages 100–109, January 6, 2015.

    • 286.   Hu, Hang, Reven, Linda and A.D. Rey, “DFT Study of Gold Surfaces-Ligand Interactions: Alkanethiols versus Halides”, pp 11909–11913, DOI 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b00598, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, April 22, 2015.

    • 285.   O. A. Gutierrez and A. D. Rey, “Chiral Graded Structures in Biological Plywoods and in the Beetle’s Cuticle”, Colloid and Interface Science Communications, pp. 18-22, DOI: 10.1016/j.colcom, April 1, 2015.

    • 284.   Y. Murugesan, D. Pasini and A.D. Rey, “Self-assembly mechanisms in plant cell wall components”, Journal of Renewable Materials, Vol. 3, No. 1, p 56-72, March 2015.

    • 283.   Alireza Shams, Xuxia Yao, Jung Ok Park, M. Srinivasarao and A.D. Rey, “Theoretical predictions of disclination loop growth for nematic liquid crystals under capillary confinement”, Physical Review E, DOI: 10.1080/02678292.2015.1006153, March 2015.

    • 282.   Pardis Rofouieeraghi, D. Pasini, and A.D. Rey, “Nano-scale Surface Wrinkling in Chiral Liquid Crystals and Plant-based Plywoods”, Soft  Matter, 11, 1127-1139, 2015.

    • 281.   Oscar Aguilar Gutiérrez and A.D. Rey, “Structure Characterisation Method for Ideal and Non-Ideal Twisted Plywoods”, Soft Matter, 10 (47), 9446 – 9453, Sept 22, 2014.

    • 280.   Pardis Rofouieeraghi, D. Pasini, and A.D. Rey, “Nanostructured Free Surfaces in Plant-based Plywoods driven by Chiral Capillarity”, Colloid and Interface Science Communications, Vol. 1, pages 23–26, August 2014.

    • 279.    S. Gurevich, E. Soulé, A.  D. Rey, Linda Reven and N. Provatas, “Dendritic patterns in nematic liquid-crystal nanocomposites”, Physical Review E, E 90, 020501(R) August 7, 2014.

    • 278.   Zeina Jendi, A. D. Rey and Phillip Servio, “Ab initio DFT study of structural and mechanical properties of methane and carbon dioxide hydrates”, Molecular Simulation, GMOS-2013-0352.R2, accepted Feb 26, 2014, online 10 Apr 2014.

    • 277.   G. Rasouli and A.D. Rey, “Viscoelastic Effects on Acousto-Spinodal Decomposition in Polymer Solutions: Early Stage Analysis”, Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, DOI: 10.1016/j.jnnfm.2014.04.007, JNNFM-D-13-00200R1, JNNFM3535, pp. 12-28, accepted Apr 25, 2014, online: May 5, 2014.

    • 276.   Alireza Shams, Xuxia Yao, Mohan Srinivasarao, Jung Ok Park and A.D. Rey, “Mechanisms and Shape Predictions of Nematic Disclination Branching under Conical Confinement”, Soft Matter, DOI: 10.1039/C3SM52634H, Accepted Jan 27 2014, online Jan 29, 2014, Issue 18, 10, pages 3245 – 3258, 2014.

    • 275.   Tanvir R Faisal, Nicolay Hristozov, Tamara L Western, A.D. Rey, D. Pasini, “Computational study of the elastic properties of Rheum rhabarbarum tissues via surrogate models of tissue geometry”, Journal of Structural Biology, JSB-13-247, volume 185, issue 3, pp. 285 – 294, March 2014.

    • 274.   A.D. Rey and Edtson Emilio Herrera Valencia, “Dynamic Wetting Model for the Isotropic-to-Nematic Transitions over a Flat Substrate”, Soft Matter, DOI:10.1039/C3SM52034J, 10(10), 1611-1620., 2014.

    • 273.   A. D. Rey, E. E. Herrera-Valencia and Y. Murugesan, “Structure and dynamics of biological liquid crystals”, Liquid Crystals, LCT-2013-0146,41(3), 430-451,  2014.

    • 272.   E. E. Herrera-Valencia and A. D. Rey, “Stress Sensor Device Based on Flexoelectric Liquid Crystalline Membranes”, ChemPhysChem, (A European Journal of Chemical Physics and Physical Chemistry), DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201300600, 15 (7), 1405-1412, 2014.

    • 271. E. Soulé and A.D. Rey, “Oscillating fronts produced by spinodal decomposition of metastable ordered phases“, Soft Matter, SM-ART-06-2013-051669.R2, 9(43), 10335-10342, 2013.
    • 270. G. Rasouli and A.D. Rey, “Acoustic detection of pressure-induced phase separation spinodals in polymer solutions“, Chemical Engineering Science, Volume 102, Pages 67-75, October 11, 2013.
    • 269. H. Hu, L. Reven and A. D. Rey, “First-Principles Density Functional Theory (DFT) Study of Gold Nanorod and Its Interaction with Alkanethiol Ligands“, The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 117 (41), pp 12625–12631, DOI: 10.1021/jp4028589, Publication Date (Web): October 2, 2013.
    • 268. M. Shahamat and A.D. Rey, “Molecular Thermodynamic Characterization of LCST Fluid Phase Behavior and Exploring Electrostatic Algorithms to Compute Polymer/Solvent Solubility Parameters in the Canonical Ensemble“, Polymers, JPOL16339, Volume 54, Issue 18, Pages 4997–5004, August 16, 2013.
    • 267. Damiano Pasini, Tanvir R. Faisal and A.D. Rey, “A Multiscale Mechanical Model for Plant Tissue Stiffness“, Special issue: Multiscale Simulations in Soft Matter, Polymers, 33205, 5(2), 730-750, April 2013.
    • 266. Jonathan Milette, Violeta Toader, Ezequiel R. Soulé, R. Bruce Lennox, A.D. Rey and Linda Reven, “A Molecular and Thermodynamic View of the Assembly of Gold Nanoparticles in Nematic Liquid Crystal“, Langmuir, 29 4, pp 1258–1263, DOI: 10.1021/la304189n, Web: January 7, 2013.
    • 265. A.D. Rey, P. Servio and E. E. Herrera-Valencia, “Bioinspired model of mechanical energy harvesting based on flexoelectric membranes”, Physical Review E, 87, 022505 1-12, Feb 19, 2013.
    • 264. Y. Murugesan, D. Pasini, A.D. Rey, “Defect Textures in Polygonal Arrangements of Cylindrical Inclusions in Cholesteric Liquid Crystal Matrices”, Soft Matter, 9 4, 1054-1065 2013.
    • 263. M. Shahamat and A.D. Rey, “High Pressure Miscibility Predictions of Polyethylene in Hydrocarbon Solutions Based on Molecular Dynamics“, European Polymer Journal, 49 2013 471–481, 2013.
    • 262. H. Hu, L. Reven and A. D. Rey, “Ab initio DFT Study of Hexanethiol SAMs: Effect of Au Surface Defects on Monolayer Assembly“, 37, 4, pp 292-298, / 0.1080/08927022.2012.720018, Molecular Simulation, 2013.