Scientific Publications 


The following scientific publications are based on results obtained with an instrument produced by
LS Instruments. This list is by no means complete.



DWS RheoLab or ResearchLab:
Selected publications 2007-2014


P. Pawelzyk, N. Mücke, H. Herrmann and N. Willenbacher:

Attractive Interactions among Intermediate Filaments Determine Network Mechanics in Vitro

PLOS One, 2014, Volume 9, Issue 4


C. Oelschlaeger, M. C. P. Coelho and N. Willenbacher:

Chain Flexibility and Dynamics of Polysaccharide Hyaluronan in Entangled Solutions: A High Frequency Rheology and Diffusing Wave Spectroscopy Study

Biomacromolecules, 2013


J. Liu, V. Boyko, Z. Yi and Y. Men:

Temperature-Dependent Gelation Process in Colloidal Dispersions by Diffusing Wave Spectroscopy 

Langmuir, 2013, Volume 29, 14044-14049


Hansol Yoo and Chongyoup Kim:

Generation of inkjet droplet of non-Newtonian fluid

Rheologica Acta, 2013, Volume 52, Issue 4, 313-325


F. Scheffold and I.D. Block:

Rapid high resolution imaging of diffusive properties in turbid media

Optics Express, 2012, Volume 20, Issue 1, 192-200


P.R. Schunk, F. Pierce, J.B. Lechman and A.M. Grillet:

Performance of mesoscale modeling methods for predicting rheological properties of charged polystyrene/water suspensions

Journal of Rheology, Volume 56, Issue 2, 353-384


Mohammad Mydul Alam:

The effect of ethanol on the phase behaviour and micro-rheology of liquid crystals

Liquid Crystals, 2012, Volume 39, Issue 12, 1427-1434


V. K. Kotharangannagari, A. Sánchez-Ferrer, J. Ruokolainen and R. Mezzenga:

Thermoreversible Gel–Sol Behavior of Rod–Coil–Rod Peptide-Based Triblock Copolymers

Macromolecules, 2012, Volume 45, Issue 4, 1982–1990


A. Niederquell, A.C. Völker and M. Kuentz:
Introduction of diffusing wave spectroscopy to study self-emulsifying drug delivery systems

with respect to liquid filling of capsules

International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2012, Volume 426, Issue 1-2, 144-152

N. Taheri Qazvini, S. Bolisetty, J. Adamcik and R. Mezzenga:
Self-Healing Fish Gelatin/Sodium Montmorillonite Bio-hybrid Coacervates:

Structural and Rheological Characterization 

Biomacromolecules, 2012, Volume 13, Issue 7, 2136-2147   

K.v. Gruijthuijsen, V. Herle, R. Truiner, P. Schurtenberger and A. Stradner:

Origin of suppressed demixing in casein/xanthan mixtures

Soft Matter, 2012, Volume 8, Issue 5, 1547-1555


M.M. Alam and R. Mezzenga:

Particle Tracking Microrheology of Lyotropic Liquid Crystals

Langmuir, 2011, Volume 27, Issue 10, 6171-6178


C. X. Li, M. M. Alam, S. Bolisetty, J. Adamcik and R. Mezzenga:

New biocompatible thermo-reversible hydrogels from PNiPAM-decorated amyloid fibrils

Chemical Communications, 2011, Volume 47, Issue 10, 2913-2915


L. Dahbia, M. Alexandera, V. Trappe, J.K.G. Dhont and P. Schurtenberger:

Rheology and structural arrest of casein suspensions

Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2010, Volume 342, Issue 2, 564-570


C. Oelschlaeger, P. Suwita and N. Willenbacher:

Effect of Counterion Binding Efficiency on Structure and Dynamics of Wormlike Micelles

Langmuir, 2010, Volume 26, Issue 10, 7045-7053


C. Oelschlaeger, M. Schopferer, F. Scheffold and N. Willenbacher: