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2018

Y Zhao, H Liu, SP Bhonsle, Y Wang, RV Davalos,, C Yao. Ablation outcomes of irreversible electroporation on potato monitored by impedance spectrum under a multi‑electrode system. Biomedical Engineering Online, vol 17(126): 1-13,2018.
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AR Hyler, NC Baudoin,MS Brown, MA Stremler, D Cimini, RV Davalos,, EM Schmelz, Fluid shear stress impacts ovarian cancer cell viability, subcellular organization, and promotes genomic instability.PloS one,2018.
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2017

S Bhonsle, M Lorenzo, A Safaai-Jazi, RV Davalos,. Characterization of Nonlinearity and Dispersion in Tissue Impedance during High Frequency Electroporation.IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering,2017.(IF 3.577)
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T Miklovic, EL Latouche, MR DeWitt, RV Davalos, MB Sano. A comprehensive characterization of parameters affecting high-frequency irreversible electroporation lesions.Annals of Biomedical Engineering,2017.(IF 3.221)
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B Mercadal, CB Arena, RV Davalos,A Ivorra. Avoiding nerve stimulation in irreversible electroporation: a numerical modeling study. Physics in Medicine and Biology.2017
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TJ O’Brien, C Arena, RV Davalos Thermal Considerations with Tissue Electroporation. In Handbook of Thermal Science and Engineering. pp 1-31, 2017.
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EM Wasson, JW Ivey, SS Verbridge, RV Davalos. The feasibility of enhancing susceptibility of glioblastoma cells to IRE using a calcium adjuvant. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, pp 1-13. 2017 (IF 3.221)
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M Bonakdar, PM Graybill, RV Davalos. A microfluidic model of the blood–brain barrier to study permeabilization by pulsed electric fields. RSC Advances. vol 7(68), pp 42811-42818, 2017.
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EL Latouche, MB Sano, MF Lorenzo, RV Davalos, RC Martin II. Irreversible electroporation for the ablation of pancreatic malignancies: A patient specific methodology. Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol 115(2). In print, 2017. (IF 3.151)
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JW Ivey, EL Latouche, ML Richards, GJ Lesser, W Debinski, RV Davalos, SS Verbridge. Enhancing irreversible electroporation by manipulating cellular biophysics with a molecular adjuvant. Biophysical Journal, vol 113(2), pp 472-480, 2017. (IF 3.972)
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JH Rossmeisl, K Hall-Manning, JL Robertson, JN King, RV Davalos, W Debinski, S Elankumaran. Expression and activity of the urokinase plasminogen activator system in canine primary tumors. OncoTargets and Therapy, vol 10, pp 2077-2085, 2017.
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ELECTROPHORESIS 2017

TA Douglas, J Cemazar, N Belani, DC Sweeney, EM Schmelz, RV Davalos. A feasibility study for enrichment of highly aggressive cancer subpopulations by their biophysical properties via dielectrophoresis enhanced with synergistic fluid flow. Electrophoresis, vol 38(11), pp 1507-1514, 2017. (IF 3.028)
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PA Garcia, B Kos, JH Rossmeisl, D Pavliha, D Miklavcic, RV Davalos. Predictive therapeutic planning for irreversible electroporation treatment of spontaneous malignant glioma. Medical Physics, DOI: 10.1002/mp.12401, in print, 2017.
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I Goswami, S Coutermarsh-Ott, RG Morrison, IC Allen, RV Davalos, S Verbridge, LR Bickford. Irreversible electroporation inhibits pro-cancer inflammatory signaling in triple negative breast cancer cells. Bioelectrochemistry, vol 113, pp 42-50, 2017. (IF 3.903)
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J Cemazar, A Ghosh, RV Davalos. Electrical Manipulation and Sorting of Cells . In Microtechnology for Cell Manipulation and Sorting. Springer International Publishing, pp. 57-92 2016.


K Yano, L Rems, T Kotnik, D Miklavcic, JC Weaver, KC Smith, RS Son, TR Gowrishankar, PT Vernier, ZA Levine, MP Rols, J Teissie, LM Mir, AG Pakhomov, P Nick, W Frey, DA Dean, K Morotomi-Yano, RE Neal II, S Bhonsle, RV Davalos, SJ Beebe. Ch 4: Biological Responses. In: Bioelectrics, pp. 155-274, Edited by H Akiyama, R Heller, Springer, Japan, 2017.

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R Heller, J Teissie, MP Rols, J Gehl, G Sersa, LM Mir, RE Neal II, S Bhonsle, RV Davalos, S Beebe, B Hargrave, R Nuccitelli, C Jiang, M Cemazar, Y Tamzali, N Tozon. Ch 5: Medical Applications. In: Bioelectrics, pp. 275-388, Edited by H Akiyama, R Heller, Springer, Japan, 2017.


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2016

EM Wasson, TA Douglas, RV Davalos. Mechanical and electrical principles for separation of rare cells. In Microfluidic Methods for Molecular Biology Springer International Publishing. pp 253-294. 2016
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J Ivey, M Bonakdar, A Kanitkar, RV Davalos, SS Verbridge. "Improving cancer therapies by targeting physical and chemical hallmarks of the tumor microenvironment – mini review." Cancer Letters, vol 380(1), pp 330-339, 2016. (IF 5.992)
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SP Bhonsle, M Bonakdar , RE. Neal, C Aardema, JL Robertson, J Howarth, H Kavnoudias, KR Thomson, SN Goldberg, RV Davalos. "Characterization of irreversible electroporation ablation with a validated perfused organ model." Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, vol 27, pp 1913-1926, 2016. (IF 2.570)

IA Siddiqui, EL Latouche, MR DeWitt, JH Swet, RC Kirks, EH Baker, DA Iannitti, D Vrochides, RV Davalos, IH McKillop. "Induction of rapid, reproducible hepatic ablations using next-generation, high frequency irreversible electroporation (H-FIRE) in vivo." HPB, vol
18(9), pp 726-734, 2016. (IF 2.918)
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Biophysical Journal, November 2016

T Murovec, DC Sweeney, E Latouche, RV Davalos, C Brosseau. "Modeling of transmembrane potential in realistic multicellular structures before electroporation," Biophysical Journal, vol 111, pp 2286-2295, 2016. (IF 3.972) (cover)
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DC Sweeney, M Reberšek, J Dermol, L Rems, D Miklavčič, RV Davalos"Quantification of cell membrane permeability induced by monopolar and high-frequency bipolar bursts of electrical pulses.” Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)-Biomembranes, vol 1858(11), pp 2689-2698, 2016. (IF 3.687)

 M Bonakdar, EW Wasson, YW Lee, RV Davalos. "Electroporation of brain endothelial cells on chip toward permeabilizing the blood-brain-barrier.Biophysical Journal, vol 110, pp 505-12, 2016. (IF 3.972) (cover)

J Cemazar, TA Douglas, EM Schmelz, RV Davalos. "Enhanced contactless dielectrophoresis enrichment and isolation platform via cell-scale microstructures.Biomicrofluidics, vol 10 pp 014109:1-14, 2016. 2016 Editor’s Pick (IF 3.357)

SA George, M Bonakdar, M Zeitz, RV Davalos, J Smyth, S Poelzing. Extracellular sodium dependence of the conduction velocity relationship: evidence on ephaptic self attenuation. American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology, vol 310(9), pp H1129-H1139, 2016. (IF 3.838)
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2015

JW Ivey, EL Latouche, MB Sano, RV Davalos, SS Verbridge. "Targeted cellular ablation based on the morphology of malignant cells," Nature Scientific Reports, vol 5:17157, 2015. (IF 5.078)
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PA Garcia, JH Rossmeisl, Jr, TL Ellis, RV Davalos. "Nonthermal irrversible electroporation as a focal ablation treatment for brain cancer." Chapter 15 In: Tumors of the Central Nervous System, vol 12, pp 171-182, Edited by MA Hayat, Springer, London, 2015.

A Salmanzadeh, RV Davalos. "Electrokinetics and Rare-Cell Detection."  Chapter 3 In: Microfluidics in Detection Science : Lab-on-a-chip Technologies, pp 61-83, Edited by FH Labeed and HO Fatoyinbo, Royal Society of Chemistry, United Kingdom, 2015 DOI:10.1039/9781849737609-00061

MB  Sano,  CB  Arena,  KR Bittleman,  MR DeWitt,  PA  Garcia, HJ  Cho,  CC Szot, D Saul,  JM Cissell, J Robertson, YW Lee, RV Davalos. "Bursts of bipolar microsecond pulses inhibit tumor growth."  Nature - Scientific Reports, 2015, vol 5:14999. (IF 5.078)
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JH Rossmeisl, PA Garcia, TE  Pancotto,  JL  Robertson,  N  Henao-Guerrero,  RE  Neal,  TL  Ellis,  RV  Davalos. "Safety  and  feasibility  of  the  nanoKnife  system  for  irreversible  electroporation  ablative  treatment  of canine  spontaneous  intracranial  gliomas." J Neurosurgery, 2015 vol  123(4),  pp  1008-25. (IF  3.227)
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SP  Bhonsle,  CB  Arena,  DC  Sweeney,  RV  Davalos. "Mitigation  of  impedance  changes  due  to electroporation  therapy  using  bursts  of  high-frequency  bipolar  pulses."  Biomedical  Engineering Online,  vol  14(S3),  2015. (IF  1.430)
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M  Bonakdar,  E  Latouche,  R  Mahajan,  RV  Davalos.  "The  feasibility  of  a  smart  surgical  probe  for verification  of  IRE  treatments  using  Electrical  Impedance  Spectroscopy  (EIS)."  IEEE  Transactions  on Biomedical  Engineering,  vol  PP(99)  2015. (IF  2.347)
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A  Baah-Dwomoh,  A  Rolong,  P Gatenholm,  RV  Davalos. "The  feasibility  of  using  irreversible electroporation  to  introduce  pores  in  bacterial  cellulose  scaffolds  for  tissue  engineering."  Applied   Microbiology  and  Biotechnology,  vol  99(11),  pp 4785-4794,  2015.  (IF  3.811)
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RE  Neal,  PA  Garcia,  H  Kavnoudias,  F  Rosenfeldt,  CA  Mclean,  EV  Victoria,  J  Bergman,  RV  Davalos,  KR  Thomson.  "In  vivo  irreversible  electroporation  kidney  ablation:  Experimentally  correlated  numerical models.IEEE  Transactions  on  Biomedical  Engineering,  vol  62(2),  pp  561-569,  2015.  (IF  2.233)
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2014

C Jiang, RV Davalos, JC Bischof. "A Review of Basic to Clinical Studies of Irreversible Electroporation Therapy." IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol 62(1), pp 4-20, 2014. (IF 2.233) (cover)
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CB Arena, RE Neal II, RV Davalos. "Electroporation Therapy, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Principles and Applications Anders Brahme," editor-in-chief. In: Comprehensive Biomedical Physics, vol 10, pp 269-287, Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2014.
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CB  Arena,  PA  Garcia,  MB  Sano,  JD  Olson,  T  Rogers-Cotrone,  JH  Rossmeisl,  RV  Davalos.  "Focal  blood- brain-barrier  disruption  with  high-frequency  pulsed  electric  fields."  Technology,  vol  9(8),  pp  1-8, 2014. (IF  N/A)
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PA  Garcia,  RV  Davalos,  D  Miklavcic.  "A  numerical  investigation  of  the  electric  and  thermal  cell  kill  distributions  in electroporation-based  therapies  in  tissue."  PLoS  ONE,  vol  9(8),  pp  e103083:1-12,   2014.  (IF  4.537)
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MB  Sano,  CB  Arena,  MR  DeWitt,  D  Saur,  RV  Davalos.  "In-vitro bipolar  nano- and  microsecond  electro pulse  bursts  for  irreversible  electroporation  therapies."  Bioelectrochemistry,  vol  100,  pp  69-79, 2014. (IF  3.774)
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RC  Gallo-Villanueva,  MB  Sano,  BH  Lapizco-Encinas,  RV  Davalos.  "Joule  heating  effects  on  particle  immobilization  in  insulator-based dielectrophoretic  devices."  Electrophoresis,  vol  35(2-3),  pp  352- 361,  2014.  (IF 3.261)
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RE  Neal,  JL  Millar,  H  Kavnoudias,  P  Royce,  F  Rosenfeldt,  A  Pham,  R  Smith,  RV  Davalos,  KR  Thomson. "In  vivo  characterization  and  numerical  simulation  of prostate  properties  for  non-thermal  irreversible electroporation  ablation."  The  Prostate,  vol  74(5),  pp  458-468,  2014.  (IF  3.843)
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RE  Neal,  JH  Rossmeisl,  V  D'Alfonso,  JL  Robertson,  PA  Garcia,  S  Elankumaran,  RV  Davalos. "In  vitro  and numerical  support  for  combinatorial  irreversible  electroporation  and  electrochemotherapy  glioma  treatment.Annals  of  Biomedical  Engineering,  vol  42(3)  pp  475-487,  2014.  (IF 2.575)
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KR  Colacino,  CB  Arena,  S  Dong,  M  Roman,  RV  Davalos,  YW  Lee. "Folate  conjugated  cellulose nanocrystals  potentiate  irreversible  electroporation-induced  cytotoxicity  for  the  selective  treatment of  cancer  cells." Technology  in  Cancer  Research  and  Treatment,  2014  in  print  (IF  1.943)
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2013

MV Ortiz, RV Davalos. Cell electroporation mechanisms and preclinical foundation for focal therapy. Ch 23 in Imaging and Focal Therapy of Early Prostate Cancer, Current Clinical Urology. Editor Thomas Polascik, pp 309-329, Springer, New York, 2013

CB Arena, RL Mahajan, MN Rylander, RV Davalos. "An experimental and numerical investigation of phase change electrodes for therapeutic irreversible electroporation." ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol 135(11), pp 111009:1-9, 2013. (IF 1.519Editors' Choice Award
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MB  Sano,  RC  Gallo-Villaneuva,  BH  Lapizco-Encinas  RV  Davalos.  "Simultaneous  electrokinetic  flow  and dielectrophoretic  trapping  using  perpendicular  static  and  dynamic  electric  fields. " Microfluidics  and Nanofluidics, vol  15(5),  pp  599-609, 2013. (IF  3.503)
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SY Xiao,  JJ  Charonko,  XP Fu,  A  Salmanzadeh,  RV  Davalos,  PP  Vlachos,  CV  Finkielstein,  DGS  Capelluto. "Structure,  Sulfatide-binding  Properties,  and  Inhibition  of  platelet  aggregation  by  a  disabled-2- derived  peptide."  Journal  of  Biological  Chemistry,  vol  287(45),  pp  36791-37702,  2013.  (IF  5.117)
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JH Rossmeisl, PA Garcia, JL Robertson, TL Ellis, RV Davalos. (2013). "Pathology of non-thermal irreversible electroporation (N-TIRE)-induced ablation of the canine brain." Journal of Veterinary Science 14(4): 433-440. (IP 0.926)
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RE Neal II, RL Smith, H Kavnoudias, F Rosenfeldt, R Ou, CA Mclean, RV Davalos, KR Thomson. "The effects of metallic implants on electroporation therapies: Feasibility of irreversible electroporation for brachytherapy salvage." CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology, vol 36(6) pp 1638-1645, 2013. (IF 2.09)
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Integrative BiologyA Salmanzadeh, ES Savage, PC Roberts, EM Schmelz, RV Davalos. "Sphingolipid metabolites modulate cells dielectric characteristics in a mouse ovarian cancer progression model." Integrative Biology (cover), vol 5(6), pp 843–852, 2013. (IF 4.509)
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RE Neal, JH Rossmeisl, JL Robertson, CB Arena, EM Davis, RN Singh, J Stallings, RV Davalos. "Improved local and systemic anti-tumor efficacy for irreversible electroporation in immunocompetent versus immunodeficient mice." PLoS ONE, vol 8(5), e64559:1-10, 2013. (IF 4.537
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A Salmanzadeh, MB Sano, RC Gallo-Villanueva, PC Roberts, EM Schmelz, RV Davalos. "Investigating dielectric properties of different stages of syngeneic murine ovarian cancer cells." Biomicrofluidics, vol 7(1), pp 0118094:1-12, 2013. (IF 3.896) Featured article in special issue in Biomicrofluidics on Cancer
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2012

PA Garcia, RE Neal II, RV Davalos. "Non-thermal irreversible electroporation for tissue ablation." Electroporation in laboratory and clinical investigations, NOVA Science Publishers, Inc. New York, USA, 2012 (cover).


MB Sano, RV Davalos. "Isolation of rare cells using microfluidics." Ch 12 In: MEMS for Biomedical Applications. Woodhead Publishing Limited, Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials, Number 43, Edited by S Bhansali and A Vasudev, Cambridge, 2012.

PA Garcia, RE Neal II, RV Davalos. "Non-thermal irreversible electroporation for tissue ablation." Electroporation in laboratory and clinical investigations, NOVA Science Publishers, Inc. New York, USA, 2012 (cover).

CB Arena, RL Mahajan, MN Rylander, RV Davalos. "Towards the development of latent heat storage electrodes for electroporation-based therapies." Applied Physics Letters, vol 101(8), pp 83902:1-4, 2012. (IF 3.844)
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CB Arena, CB Szot, PA Garcia, MN Rylander, RV Davalos. "A three-dimensional in vitro tumor platform for modeling therapeutic irreversible electroporation." Biophysical Journal, vol 103(9), pp 2033-2042, 2012. (IF 3.653)
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P Gatenholm, J Berry, A Rojas, MB Sano, RV Davalos, K Johnson, L O’Rourke. "Bacterial nanocellulose biomaterials with controlled architecture for tissue engineering scaffolds and customizable implants," Ch 10 In: Perspectives in Nanotology, Bacterial NanoCellulose: A Sophisticated Multifunctional Material. pp 197-216, Edited by M Gama, P Gatenholm, D Klemm, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2012 (cover).

A Salmanzadeh, L Romero, H Shafiee, RC Gallo-Villanueva, MA Stremler, SD Cramer, RV Davalos. "Isolation of prostate tumor initiating cells (TICs) through their dielectrophoretic signature." Lab on a Chip, vol 12, pp 182-189, 2012. (IF 6.342)
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A Salmanzadeh, H Kittur, MB Sano, PC Roberts, EM Schmelz, RV Davalos. "Dielectrophoretic differentiation of mouse ovarian surface epithelial cells, macrophages and fibroblasts using contactless dielectrophoresis (cDEP)." Biomicrofluidics, vol 6, pp 024014:1-13, 2012. (IF 3.896) Featured in Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research
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PA Garcia, JH Rossmeisl, JL Robertson, JD Olson, AJ Johnson, TL Ellis, RV Davalos. "7.0-T magnetic resonance imaging characterization of acute blood-brain-barrier disruption achieved with intracranial irreversible electroporation." PLoS ONE, vol 7(11), pp e50482:1-7, 2012 (IF 4.537)
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RE Neal II, PA Garcia, JL Robertson, RV Davalos. "Experimental characterization and numerical modeling of tissue electrical conductivity during pulsed electric fields for irreversible electroporation treatment planning." IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol 59(4), pp 1077-1085, 2012. (IF 2.154)
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MB Sano, A Salmanzadeh, RV Davalos. "Multilayer contactless dielectrophoresis: Theoretical considerations." Electrophoresis, vol 33(13), pp 1938-1946, 2012. (IF 3.569)
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2011

RE Neal II, JH Rossmeisl Jr, PA Garcia, O Lantz, N Henao-Guerrero, RV Davalos. "Successful treatment of a large soft-tissue sarcoma with irreversible electroporation." Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol 29(13), pp 372-377, 2011. (IF 17.793)
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MB Sano, E Henslee, E Schmelz, RV Davalos. "Contactless dielectrophoretic spectroscopy: Examination of the dielectric properties of cells found in blood." Electrophoresis, Special Issue on Miniaturization, vol 32(22), pp 3164-3171, 2011. (IF 3.569)
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MB Sano, JL Caldwell, RV Davalos. "Modeling and development of a low frequency contactless dielectrophoresis (cDEP) platform to sort cancer cells from dilute whole blood samples." Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol 30(1), pp 13-20, 2011. (IF 5.429)
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MRS Bulletin 2006A Salmanzadeh-Dozdabi, H Shafiee, RV Davalos, MA Stremler. "Mixing enhancement in microfluidic devices utilizing contactless dielectrophoresis (cDEP)." Electrophoresis (cover), vol 32(8), pp 2569-2578, 2011. (IF 3.569)
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EA Henslee, MB Sano, AD Rojas, RV Davalos. "Selective concentration of human cancer cells using contactless dielectrophoresis (cDEP)." Electrophoresis, vol 32(8), pp 2523-2529, 2011. (IF 3.569)
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CB Arena, MB Sano, JH Rossmeisl, JL Caldwell, PA Garcia, MN Rylander, RV Davalos. "High-frequency irreversible electroporation (H-FIRE) for non-thermal ablation without muscle contraction." Biomedical Engineering Online, vol 10(10), 2011. Highly Accessed Distinction. (IF 1.639)
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RC Gallo, VH Perez-Gonzalez, RV Davalos, BH Lapizco-Encinas. "Separation of mixtures of particles in a multipart microdevice employing insulator-based dielectrophoresis." Electrophoresis, vol 32 (8), pp 2456-2465, 2011. (IF 3.569)

CB Arena, MB Sano, MN Rylander, RV Davalos. "Theoretical considerations of tissue electroporation with high frequency bipolar pulses." IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol 58(5), pp 1474-1482, 2011. (IF 2.154)
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PA Garcia, T Pancotto, JH Rossmeisl Jr, N Henao-Guerrero, NR Gustafson, GB Daniel, JL Robertson, TL Ellis, RV Davalos. "Non-thermal irreversible electroporation (N-TIRE) and adjuvant fractionated radiotherapeutic multimodal therapy for intracranial malignant glioma in a canine patient." Technology in Cancer Research and Treatment, vol 10(1), pp 73-83, 2011. (IF 2.032)
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TL Ellis, PA Garcia, JH Rossmeisl Jr, NH Guerrero, J Robertson, RV Davalos. "Non-thermal irreversible electroporation (N-TIRE) for intracranial surgical applications." Journal of Neurosurgery, vol 114(3), pp 681-688, 2011. (IF 2.594)
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JD Welsh, JJ Charonko, A Salmanzadeh, KE Drahos, H Shafiee, MA Stremler, RV Davalos, DGS Capelluto, PP Vlachos, CV Finkielstein. "Disabled-2 modulates homotypic and heterotypic platelet interactions by binding to sulfatides." British Journal of Hematology, vol 154(1), pp 122-133, 2011. (IF 4.597)
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PA Garcia, JH Rossmeisl, RE Neal II, TL Ellis, RV Davalos. "A parametric study delineating irreversible electroporation from thermal damage based on a minimally invasive intracranial procedure." Biomedical Engineering Online, vol 10:34, 2011. Highly Accessed Distinction. (IF 1.639
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2010

H Shafiee, JL Caldwell, RV Davalos. A microfluidic system for biological particle enrichment utilizing contactless dielectrophoresis (cDEP) (invited paper).  Journal of the Association for Laboratory Automation (JALA), vol 15(3), pp 224-232, 2010. (IF 1.420)
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RV Davalos, PA Garcia, JF Edd. "Thermal aspects of irreversible electroporation." Irreversible Electroporation, Editor B Rubinsky, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, pp 123-154, 2010.
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MB Sano, RE Neal II, PA Garcia, D Gerber, J Robertson, RV Davalos. "Towards the creation of organ constructs using irreversible electroporation and active mechanical perfusion." Biomedical Engineering Online, vol 9(83), 2010. Highly Accessed. (IF 1.639)
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RE Neal II, R Singh, H Hatcher, S Torti, RV Davalos. "Treatment of breast cancer through the application of irreversible electroporation using a novel minimally invasive single needle electrode." Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, vol 123, pp 295-301, 2010. (IF 4.696)
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MB Sano, A Rojas, P Gatenholm, RV Davalos. "Dielectrophoretic Microweaving: Biofabrication of aligned bacterial cellulose nanofibrils." Annals of Biomedical Engineering, vol 38(8), pp 2475-2484, 2010. (IF 2.409)

PA Garcia, JH Rossmeisl, RE Neal II, TL Ellis, J Olson, N Henao-Guerrero, J Robertson, RV Davalos. "Intracranial non-thermal irreversible electroporation: In vivo analysis." Journal of Membrane Biology, vol 236(1), pp 127-136, 2010. (IF 2.189)
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MB Sano, A Rojas, P Gatenholm, RV Davalos. "Dielectrophoretic Microweaving: Biofabrication of aligned bacterial cellulose nanofibrils." Annals of Biomedical Engineering, vol 38(8), pp 2475-2484, Nov 2010.
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MRS Bulletin 2006H Shafiee, MB Sano, E Henslee, JL Caldwell, RV Davalos. "Selective isolation of live-dead cells using contactless dielectrophoresis (cDEP)." Lab on a Chip (cover), vol 10, pp 438-445, 2010.
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2009

RE Neal, RV Davalos. "The feasibility of irreversible electroporation for the treatment of breast cancer and other heterogeneous systems." Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 2009, vol 37(12), pp 2615-2625, 2009.
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H Shafiee, JL Caldwell, MB Sano, RV Davalos. "Contactless dielectrophoresis for particle manipulation on-chip." Biomedical Microdevices, vol 11(5), pp 997-1006, 2009.
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H Shafiee, PA Garcia, RV Davalos. "Delineation of irreversible electroporation (IRE) from Joule heating effects using the thermal damage equation." Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol 131(7) pp 074509:1-074509:5, 2009.
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MB Sano, A Rojas, P Gatenholm, RV Davalos. "Direct control of biological assembly using electrokinetic forces." AIChE Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, Nov 8-13, 2009, in print.
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H Shafiee, MB Sano, J Caldwell, RV Davalos. "A new strategy for sample concentration and enrichment: Contactless Dielectrophoresis." AIChE Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, Nov 8-13, 2009, in print.

RV Davalos, PA Garcia, JF Edd. "Thermal aspects of irreversible electroporation." Chapter In Electroporation in Science and Medicine, published by Springer, in print.

PA Garcia, RE Neal, RV Davalos. "Non-thermal Irreversible Electroporation for Tissue Ablation." Chapter in Electroporation in laboratory and clinical investigations NOVA  Science Publishers, Inc. (NY, USA)
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PA Garcia, S Elankumaran, RV Davalos. "Pilot study of irreversible electroporation to treat brain cancer." ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA, Jun 17-21, 2009, in print.

PA Garcia, JH Rossmeisl, JL Robertson, TL Ellis, RV Davalos. "Pilot Study of Irreversible Electroporation for Intracranial Surgery." IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference,Minneapolis, MN, Sep 2-6, 2009, in print.
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2008

GJ McGraw, M Kanouff, JT Ceremuga, RV Davalos, BH Lapizco-Encinas, P Mela, R Shediac, JD Brazzle, JT Hachman, GJ Fiechtner, EB Cummings, Y Fintschenko, BA Simmons. "A comparison of insulator-based dielectrophoretic devices for the monitoring and separation of water-borne pathogens as a function of microlithographic fabrication technique."  ACS Symposium Series 2007, 980 (Antiterrorism and Homeland Defense), 133-157, 15 plates. CODEN: ACSMC8 ISSN:0097-6156. AN 2008:346219 CAPLUS, 2008.

P Sabounchi, AM Morales, P Ponce, LP Lee, BA Simmons, RV Davalos. "Sample concentration and impedance detection on a microfluidic polymer chip." Biomedical Microdevices, vol 10(5), pp 661-670, 2008.
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Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, vol 390RV Davalos, GJ McGraw, TI Wallow, AM Morales, KL Krafcik, GJ Fiechtner, Y Fintschenko, EB Cummings, BA Simmons. "The application of insulator-based dielectrophoresis polymer microfluidic devices as particle separators and the impact of dynamic surface coatings on performance."  Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, vol 390(3), pp 847-855 (cover), 2008.
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CD James, N Reuel, ES Lee, RV Davalos, SS Mani, A Carroll-Portillo, R Rebeil, A Martino, CA Apblett. "Impedimetric and optical interrogation of single cells in a microfluidic device for real-time viability and chemical response assessment." Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol 23 pp 845–851, 2008.
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RV Davalos, B Rubinsky. "Temperature considerations during irreversible electroporation." International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol 51(23-24), pp 5617-5622, 2008.
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P Sabounchi, AM Morales, BA Simmons, RV Davalos. "Integrated microfluidic sample preconcentrator and impedance detection platform for pathogen monitoring." Royal Society of Chemical Special Publications, 12th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, San Diego, CA, Oct 12-16, pp 1051-1053, 2008.


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2007

B Al-Sakere, C Bernat, F André, E Connault, P Opolon, RV Davalos, B Rubinsky, LM Mir. "Tumor ablation with irreversible electroporation." PLoS One, vol 2(11), pp 1-8, 2007.
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JF Edd, RV Davalos. "Mathematical modeling of irreversible electroporation for treatment planning." Technology in Cancer Research and Treatment, vol 6(4), pp 275-286, 2007.

B Al-Sakere, C Bernat, F André, E Connault, P Opolon, RV Davalos, LM Mir. "A study of the immunological response to tumor ablation with irreversible electroporation.Technology in Cancer Research and Treatment, vol 6(4), pp 301-306, 2007.

D Robinson, ES Lee, Z Iqbal, JL Rognlien, RV Davalos. "Reinforced vesicles withstand rigors of microfluidic electroporation." Sensors & Actuators: B Chemical, vol 125, pp 337-342, 2007.
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GJ McGraw, M Kanouff, JT Ceremuga, RV Davalos, BH Lapizco-Encinas, P Mela, R Shediac, JD Brazzle, JT Hachman, GJ Fiechtner, EB Cummings, Y Fintschenko, BA Simmons. "A comparison of insulator-based dielectrophoretic devices for the monitoring and separation of water-borne pathogens as a function of microlithographic fabrication technique."  ACS Symposium Series 2007, 980 (Antiterrorism and Homeland Defense), 133-157, 15 plates. CODEN: ACSMC8 ISSN:0097-6156. AN 2008:346219 CAPLUS.


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2006

ES Lee, D Robinson, JL Rognlien, CK Harnett, BA Simmons, CRB Ellis, RV Davalos. "Robust giant lipid vesicles and micro-electroporation technology for controllable manipulation of picoliter volumes on-chip."  Bioelectrochemistry, vol 69, pp 117-125, 2006.
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JF Edd, L Horowitz, RV Davalos, LM Mir, B Rubinsky. "In-vivo results in rats of a new focal ablation technique: Irreversible electroporation."  IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol 53(5), pp1409-1415, 2006.
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MRS Bulletin 2006 BA Simmons, GJ McGraw, RV Davalos, GJ Fiechtner, Y Fintschenko, EB Cummings. "Development of polymeric devices as dielectrophoretic separators and concentrators."  MRS Bulletin (cover), vol 31, pp 120-124, 2006.
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P Ponce, BA Simmons, M Khine, RV Davalos. "A bioparticle detector using integrated insulator-based dielectrophoresis and bioimpedance measurements."  Royal Society of Chemical Special Publications, 10th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, Tokyo, Japan, Nov 5-9, pp 987-989, 2006.

ES Lee, SS Bachelor, ZQ Iqbal, LP Lee, RV Davalos. "Viability after on-chip single-cell micro-electroporation for the study of macrophage signaling pathways."  Royal Society of Chemical Special Publications, 10th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, Tokyo, Japan, Nov 5-9, pp 1345-1347, 2006.

P Sabounchi, AM Morales, BA Simmons, RV Davalos. "Autonomous label free optical detection of spores trapping in an insulator-based dielectrophoretic concentrator."  Royal Society of Chemical Special Publications, 10th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, Tokyo, Japan, Nov 5-9, pp 470-472, 2006.

AM Morales, BA Simmons, TI Wallow, KJ Campbell, SS Mani, B Mittal, RW Crocker, EB Cummings, RV Davalos, LA Domeier, MC Hunter, KL Krafcik, GJ McGraw, BP Mosier, SM Sickafoose. "Injection molded microfluidic devices for biological sample separation and detection (invited paper)."  SPIE Proceedings: MOEMS-MEMS 2006 - Micromachining and Microfabrication Process Technology XI, San Jose, CA, Jan 21-26, vol 6109, pp 610901:1-610901:11, 2006.


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2005

BH Lapizco-Encinas, RV Davalos, BA Simmons, EB Cummings, Y Fintschenko. "An insulator-based (electrodeless) dielectrophoretic concentrator for microbes in water."  Journal of Microbiological Methods, vol 62, pp 317-326, 2005.
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RV Davalos, LM Mir, B Rubinsky. "Tissue ablation with irreversible electroporation."  Annals of Biomedical Engineering, vol 33(2), pp 223-231, 2005.
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JC Stachowiak, EE Shugard, PF Caton, BP Mosier, RF Renzi, RV Davalos, GJ McGraw, BA Simmons, VA Vandernoot, BA Haroldsen. "Automated sample preparation system for rapid biological threat detection." ASME Bioengineering Division, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Orlando, FL, Nov 5-11, vol 57, pp 29-30, 2005.

RG Guerra, RV Davalos, PA Garcia, B Rubinsky, MS Berger. "A heat transfer model to characterize the focal cooling necessary to suppress spontaneous epileptiform activity(invited paper)." SPIE Proceedings: PW05B Biomedical Optics - Thermal Treatment of Tissue: Energy Delivery and Assessment VI, San Jose, CA, Jan 25-27, vol 5698(23), pp 240-246,2005.

GJ McGraw, RV Davalos, JD Brazzle, JT Hachman, MC Hunter, JM Chames, GJ Fiechtner, EB Cummings, Y Fintschenko, BA Simmons. "Polymeric insulator-based dielectrophoresis (iDEP) for the monitoring of water-borne pathogens."  SPIE Proceedings: MOEMS-MEMS 2005 - Micromachining and Microfabrication Process Technology X, San Jose, CA, Jan 25-27,vol 5715(6), pp 59-68, 2005.

GJ McGraw, RV Davalos, EB Cummings, Y Fintschenko, GJ Fiechtner, BA Simmons. "Scalability of insulator-based dielectrophoresis (iDEP) and its utilization as a high-throughput particle concentrator."  Polymer Preprints - ACS Division of Polymer Chemistry, vol 46(2), pp 1208, 2005.

GJ McGraw, RV Davalos, BM Mittal, SM Ferko, MC Hunter, JD Brazzle, Y Fintschenko, EB Cummings, BA Simmons. "Scalability of insulator-based dielectrophoresis (iDEP) and its utilization as a high-throughput particle concentrator." Royal Society of Chemical Special Publications, 9th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, Boston, MA, Oct 9-13, pp705-708, 2005.

GJ McGraw, KL Krafcik, TI Wallow, M Hunter, A Morales, RV Davalos, Y Fintschenko, EB Cummings, BA Simmons. "Effect of surfactants on electroosmotic flow in a polymeric insulator-based dielectrophoretic (iDEP) device."  Royal Society of Chemical Special Publications, 9th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, Boston, MA, Oct 9-13, pp 748-751, 2005.

M Khine, A Lau, CI Zanetti, J Seo, ES Lee, RV Davalos, LP Lee. "A low-voltage single cell electroporation array for intracellular compound delivery."  Royal Society of Chemical Special Publications, 9th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, Boston, MA, Oct 9-13, pp 856-858, 2005.

ES Lee, D Robinson, JL Rognlien, CK Harnett, BA Simmons, CRB Ellis, PM Dentinger, CM Munoz, RV Davalos. "Preparation and electrically monitored manipulation of giant lipid vesicles for improved mass transport on-chip." Royal Society of Chemical Special Publications, 9th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, Boston, MA, Oct 9-13, pp 445-448, 2005.


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2004

ES Lee, CM Munoz, BA Simmons, CR Ellis, RV Davalos. "Feasibility study on the use of temperature-dependent liposomes for variable concentration profiles in drug delivery applications."  ASME Heat Transfer Division, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Anahiem, CA, Nov 13-19, vol 375(1), pp763-766, 2004.

RV Davalos, DM Otten, LM Mir, B Rubinsky. "Electrical impedance tomography for imaging tissue electroporation."  IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol 51(5), pp 761-767, 2004.
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RV Davalos, B Rubinsky. "Electrical impedance tomography of cell viability in tissue with application to cryosurgery." Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol 126(2), pp 305-309, 2004.
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Y Fintschenko, BH Lapizco-Encinas, EB Cummings, RV Davalos, BA Simmons. "Microfluidic approaches to sample concentration."  Joint International Meeting - 206th Meeting of the Electrochemical Society/2004 Fall Meeting of the Electrochemical Society of Japan, Honolulu, HI, Oct 3-8, pp 2475, 2004.

RV Davalos, BH Lapizco-Encinas, GJ Fiechtner, AK Singh, BA Simmons, Y Fintschenko, EB Cummings. "A performance comparison of post- and ridge-based dielectrophoretic particle sorters." Royal Society of Chemical Special Publications, 8th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, Malmo, Sweden, Sep 26-30, no 296, pp 650-652, 2004.


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Before 2004

RV Davalos, B Rubinsky, LM Mir. "Theoretical analysis of the thermal effects during in vivo tissue electroporation."  Bioelectrochemistry, vol 61(1-2), pp 99-107, 2003.
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RV Davalos, DM Otten, B Rubinsky. "A feasibility study for electrical impedance tomography as a means to monitor tissue electroporation for molecular medicine." IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol 49(4), pp 400-403, 2002.
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RV Davalos, DM Otten, LM Mir, B Rubinsky. "A feasibility study for imaging tissue electroporation with electrical impedance tomography."  ASME Bioengineering Division, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, New Orleans, LA,Nov 17-22, vol 54, pp 153-154, 2002.

RV Davalos, Y Huang, B Rubinsky. "Electroporation: Bio-electrochemical mass transfer at the nano scale."  Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, vol 4(3), pp 147-159, 2000.
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B Rubinsky, RV Davalos. "The use of evolutionary-genetic analogy in numerical analysis." Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering, vol 14(2), pp 151-160, 1998.
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RV Davalos, B Rubinsky. "An evolutionary-genetic approach to heat transfer analysis."  Journal of Heat Transfer, Transactions of the ASME, vol 118(3), pp 528-532, 1996.
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R Davalos, B Rubinsky. "The use of concepts from genetics and evolution to solve problems of heat transfer." The Symposium on Thermal Science and Engineering in Honor of Chancellor Chang-Lin Tien, R Buckius Ed, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Berkeley, CA, Nov 10-12, pp 541-546, 1995.


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PI: Rafael V. Davalos, Ph.D.
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