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Top 10 most-read Soft Matter articles – Q3 2013

This month sees the following articles in Soft Matter that are in the top ten most accessed from July – September:

Soft Matter, the future
Elisabeth Ratcliffe
Soft Matter
, 2013,9, 7889-7889
DOI
: 10.1039/C3SM90100A

Amphiphilic Janus particles at fluid interfaces
Ankit Kumar, Bum Jun Park, Fuquan Tu and Daeyeon Lee
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 6604-6617
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM50239B

Soft Matter Emerging Investigators themed issue
Michael Rubinstein and Liz Dunn
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 6564-6564
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM90073H

Directed self-assembly of block copolymers in the extreme: guiding microdomains from the small to the large
Kyosung Koo, Hyungju Ahn, Sang-Woo Kim, Du Yeol Ryu and Thomas P. Russell
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 9059-9071
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM51083B

Double network hydrogels prepared from pH-responsive doubly crosslinked microgels
Thomas Lane, Julianne L. Holloway, Amir H. Milani, Jennifer M. Saunders, Anthony J. Freemont and Brian R. Saunders
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 7934-7941
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM51356D

Progess in superhydrophobic surface development
Paul Roach, Neil J. Shirtcliffe and Michael I. Newton
Soft Matter, 2008,4, 224-240
DOI: 10.1039/B712575P

Shape anisotropic colloids: synthesis, packing behavior, evaporation driven assembly, and their application in emulsion stabilization
Venkateshwar Rao Dugyala, Santosh V. Daware and Madivala G. Basavaraj 
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 6711-6725
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM50404B

Self-folding with shape memory composites
Samuel M. Felton, Michael T. Tolley, ByungHyun Shin, Cagdas D. Onal, Erik D. Demaine, Daniela Rus and Robert J. Wood
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 7688-7694
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM51003D

A review of fundamental properties and applications of polymer–graphene hybrid materials
Alison Y. W. Sham and Shannon M. Notley
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 6645-6653
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM00092C

Physical aging in polymers and polymer nanocomposites: recent results and open questions
Daniele Cangialosi, Virginie M. Boucher, Angel Alegría and Juan Colmenero
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 8619-8630
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM51077H

 

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Top 10 most-read Soft Matter articles – Q2 2013

This month sees the following articles in Soft Matter that are in the top ten most accessed from April – June:

Substitutional impurity-induced vitrification in microgel crystals
Ruben Higler, Jeroen Appel and Joris Sprakel  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 5372-5379
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM50471A 

Interactions between cells or proteins and surfaces exhibiting extreme wettabilities
Wenlong Song and João F. Mano
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2985-2999
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27739A 

Engineering shape: the novel geometries of colloidal self-assembly
Stefano Sacanna, David J. Pine and Gi-Ra Yi
Soft Matter, 2013, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM50500F 

Reflections on graduate education in soft matter
Tom C. Lubensky  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 4948-4950
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM90027D 

Self-assembly of organic luminophores with gelation-enhanced emission characteristics
Zujin Zhao, Jacky W. Y. Lam and Ben Zhong Tang
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 4564-4579
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27969C 

A simple route to fluids with photo-switchable viscosities based on a reversible transition between vesicles and wormlike micelles
Hyuntaek Oh, Aimee M. Ketner, Romina Heymann, Ellina Kesselman, Dganit Danino, Daniel E. Falvey and Srinivasa R. Raghavan
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 5025-5033
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM00070B 

Cross-linked supramolecular polymer networks with responsive and elastic gel properties via host–guest complexation: controlled release of squaraine dyes
Fei Zeng, Yun Shen and Chuan-Feng Chen  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 4875-4882
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM50529D 

A novel one-pot approach towards dynamically cross-linked hydrogels
Shereen Tan, Anton Blencowe, Katharina Ladewig and Greg G. Qiao
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 5239-5250
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM50638J 

Bacteria–surface interactions
Hannah H. Tuson and Douglas B. Weibel  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 4368-4380
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27705D 

Directed motion of elongated active polymers
Mew-Bing Wan and YongSeok Jho
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 3255-3261
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27851D 

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Top 10 most-read Soft Matter articles in March

This month sees the following articles in Soft Matter that are in the top ten most accessed for March:

Solvent-assisted poly(vinyl alcohol) gelated crystalline colloidal array photonic crystals
Cheng Chen, Yihua Zhu, Hua Bao, Peng Zhao, Hongliang Jiang, Liming Peng, Xiaoling Yang and Chunzhong Lia
Soft Matter, 2011,7, 915-921
DOI: 10.1039/C0SM00923G 

Extreme wettability and tunable adhesion: biomimicking beyond nature?
Xinjie Liu,  Yongmin Liang,   Feng Zhou and   Weimin Liu
Soft Matter, 2012,8, 2070-2086
DOI: 10.1039/C1SM07003G 

A review of fundamental properties and applications of polymer–graphene hybrid materials
Alison Y. W. Sham and   Shannon M. Notley
Soft Matter, 2013, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM00092C 

Modified gellan gum hydrogels for tissue engineering applications
Cameron J. Ferris, Kerry J. Gilmore, Gordon G. Wallace and Marc in het Panhuis
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 3705-3711
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27389J 

Bacteria–surface interactions
Hannah H. Tuson and   Douglas B. Weibel
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 4368-4380
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27705D 

Stimuli-responsive hydrogels cross-linked by magnetic nanoparticles
Patrick Ilg
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 3465-3468
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27809C 

Emergent colloidal dynamics in electromagnetic fields
Jure Dobnikar, Alexey Snezhko and Anand Yethiraj
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 3693-3704
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27363F 

Complexes of oppositely charged polyelectrolytes and surfactants – recent developments in the field of biologically derived polyelectrolytes
Leonardo Chiappisi, Ingo Hoffmanna and   Michael Gradzielski
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 3896-3909
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27698H 

Tunable and dynamic soft materials for three-dimensional cell culture
Matthew S. Rehmann and   April M. Kloxin
Soft Matter, 2013, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM50217A

Single amino acid based thixotropic hydrogel formation and pH-dependent morphological change of gel nanofibers
Jayanta Nanda, Abhijit Biswas and Arindam Banerjee
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 4198-4208
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27050E 

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Top 10 most-read Soft Matter articles in February

This month sees the following articles in Soft Matter that are in the top ten most accessed for February:

Directed self-assembly of block copolymers for universal nanopatterning
Bong Hoon Kim ,  Ju Young Kim and Sang Ouk Kim
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2780-2786
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM27535J 

Protein–polyelectrolyte interactions
A. Basak Kayitmazer ,  Daniel Seeman ,  Burcu Baykal Minsky ,  Paul L. Dubin and Yisheng Xu
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2553-2583
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM27002A 

Extreme wettability and tunable adhesion: biomimicking beyond nature?
Xinjie Liu ,  Yongmin Liang ,  Feng Zhou and Weimin Liu
Soft Matter, 2012,8, 2070-2086
DOI: 10.1039/C1SM07003G 

Nanoemulsions versus microemulsions: terminology, differences, and similarities
David Julian McClements
Soft Matter, 2012,8, 1719-1729
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM06903B 

Hybrid raspberry microgels with tunable thermoresponsive behavior
Jean-François Dechézelles ,  Vikash Malik ,  Jérôme J. Crassous and Peter Schurtenberger
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2798-2802
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27433K 

Design and properties of supramolecular polymer gels
Atsushi Noro ,  Mikihiro Hayashi and Yushu Matsushita
Soft Matter, 2012,8, 6416-6429
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25144B 

Stimuli-responsive surfactants
Paul Brown ,  Craig P. Butts and Julian Eastoe
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2365-2374
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27716J 

Gel-nanocomposites: materials with promising applications
Dibyendu Das ,  Tanmoy Kar and Prasanta Kumar Das
Soft Matter, 2012,8, 2348-2365
DOI: 10.1039/C1SM06639K 

Stimuli-responsive hydrogels cross-linked by magnetic nanoparticles
Patrick Ilg
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 3465-3468
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27809C 

Mechanics of morphological instabilities and surface wrinkling in soft materials: a review
Bo Li ,  Yan-Ping Cao ,  Xi-Qiao Feng and Huajian Gao
Soft Matter, 2012,8, 5728-5745
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM00011C 

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Top 10 most-read of 2012 Soft Matter articles

Below are the ten most-read Soft Matter articles of 2012 that were published in 2012:

Extreme wettability and tunable adhesion: biomimicking beyond nature?
Xinjie Liu, Yongmin Liang, Feng Zhou and Weimin Liu
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 2070-2086,
DOI: 10.1039/C1SM07003G

Mechanics of morphological instabilities and surface wrinkling in soft materials: a review
Bo Li, Yan-Ping Cao,  Xi-Qiao Feng and Huajian Gao
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 5728-5745,
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM00011C

Design and properties of supramolecular polymer gels
Atsushi Noro,  Mikihiro Hayashi and Yushu Matsushita
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6416-6429,
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25144B

Gel-nanocomposites: materials with promising applications
Dibyendu Das, Tanmoy Kar and Prasanta Kumar Das
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 2348-2365,
DOI: 10.1039/C1SM06639K

Nanoemulsions versus microemulsions: terminology, differences, and similarities
David Julian McClements
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 1719-1729,
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM06903B

Self-assembly of biodegradable polyurethanes for controlled delivery applications
Mingming Ding, Jiehua Li, Hong Tan and Qiang Fu
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 5414-5428, DOI: 10.1039/C2SM07402H

Hyaluronic acid-based hydrogels: from a natural polysaccharide to complex networks
Xian Xu, Amit K. Jha, Daniel A. Harrington, Mary C. Farach-Carson and Xinqiao Jia
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 3280-3294,

DOI: 10.1039/C2SM06463D

Tunable plasmonic nanostructures from noble metal nanoparticles and stimuli-responsive polymers
Ihor Tokarev and Sergiy Minko
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 5980-5987,
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25069A

Nanostructure-templated control of drug release from peptide amphiphile nanofiber gels
John B. Matson, Christina J. Newcomb, Ronit Bitton and Samuel I. Stupp
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 3586-3595,
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM07420F

Self-assembled architectures with multiple aqueous compartments
Hans-Peter M. de Hoog,  Madhavan Nallani and Nikodem Tomczak
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 4552-4561,
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM06934B

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Top 10 most-read Soft Matter articles in January

This month sees the following articles in Soft Matter that are in the top ten most accessed for January:

Solvent-assisted poly(vinyl alcohol) gelated crystalline colloidal array photonic crystals 
Cheng Chen ,  Yihua Zhu ,  Hua Bao ,  Peng Zhao ,  Hongliang Jiang ,  Liming Peng ,  Xiaoling Yang and Chunzhong Li  
Soft Matter, 2011,7, 915-921 
DOI: 10.1039/C0SM00923G 

Self-healing hydrogels formed in catanionic surfactant solutions 
Gizem Akay ,  Azadeh Hassan-Raeisi ,  Deniz C. Tuncaboylu ,  Nermin Orakdogen ,  Suzan Abdurrahmanoglu ,  Wilhelm Oppermann and Oguz Okay 
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2254-2261 
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM27515E 

Droplet mobility on lubricant-impregnated surfaces 
J. David Smith ,  Rajeev Dhiman ,  Sushant Anand ,  Ernesto Reza-Garduno ,  Robert E. Cohen ,  Gareth H. McKinley and Kripa K. Varanasi  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 1772-1780 
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM27032C 

Self-assembly of diblock copolymers under confinement 
An-Chang Shi and Baohui Li 
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 1398-1413 
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM27031E 

Supramolecular hydrogels for creating gold and silver nanoparticles in situ 
Jiang-Shan Shen ,  Yi-Lin Chen ,  Jia-Le Huang ,  Jin-Dun Chen ,  Cong Zhao ,  Yang-Qing Zheng ,  Tao Yu ,  Yi Yang and Hong-Wu Zhang  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2017-2023 
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM26878G 

Stimuli-responsive surfactants 
Paul Brown ,  Craig P. Butts and Julian Eastoe  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2365-2374 
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM27716J 

Fluid–solid transitions in soft-repulsive colloids 
Divya Paloli ,  Priti S. Mohanty ,  Jérôme J. Crassous ,  Emanuela Zaccarelli and Peter Schurtenberger  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 3000-3004 
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM27654B 

Rolling particle lithography by soft polymer microparticles 
Francesca Di Benedetto ,  Vito Fasano ,  Luana Persano ,  Claudio Maruccio ,  Elisa Mele ,  Giovanni Potente ,  David A. Weitz ,  Laura De Lorenzis and Dario Pisignano  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2206-2211 
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM27327F 

Comment on “Innovation through imitation: biomimetic, bioinspired and biokleptic research”  
Manfred Drack and Ille C. Gebeshuber  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2338-2340 
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM26722E 

Disulfide crosslinked PEGylated starch micelles as efficient intracellular drug delivery platforms 
Aiping Zhang ,  Zhe Zhang ,  Fenghua Shi ,  Jianxun Ding ,  Chunsheng Xiao ,  Xiuli Zhuang ,  Chaoliang He ,  Li Chen and Xuesi Chen  
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 2224-2233 
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM27189C 

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Top 10 most-read Soft Matter articles in September

This month sees the following articles in Soft Matter that are in the top ten most accessed for September:

Printed photonic arrays from self-organized chiral nematic liquid crystals
D. J. Gardiner ,  W.-K. Hsiao ,  S. M. Morris ,  P. J. W. Hands ,  T. D. Wilkinson ,  I. M. Hutchings and H. J. Coles
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 9977-9980
DOI: 10.1039/c2sm26479j

Recovery from applied strain in interpenetrating polymer network hydrogels with ionic and covalent cross-links
Shannon E. Bakarich ,  Geoffrey C. Pidcock ,  Paul Balding ,  Leo Stevens ,  Paul Calvert and Marc in het Panhuis
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 9985-9988
DOI: 10.1039/c2sm26745d 

Absence of an evaporation-driven wetting transition on omniphobic surfaces
A. Susarrey-Arce ,  Á. G. Marín ,  H. Nair ,  L. Lefferts ,  J. G. E. Gardeniers ,  D. Lohse and A. van Houselt
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 9765-9770
DOI: 10.1039/c2sm25746g 

The special behaviours of responsive core–shell nanogels
Walter Richtering and Andrij Pich
Soft Matter, 2012, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/c2sm26424b 

Extreme wettability and tunable adhesion: biomimicking beyond nature?
Xinjie Liu ,  Yongmin Liang ,  Feng Zhou and Weimin Liu
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 2070-2086
DOI: 10.1039/c1sm07003g 

Bioinspired rice leaf and butterfly wing surface structures combining shark skin and lotus effects
Gregory D. Bixler and Bharat Bhushan
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 11271-11284
DOI: 10.1039/c2sm26655e 

Mechano-responsive hydrogels crosslinked by block copolymer micelles
Longxi Xiao ,  Jiahua Zhu ,  J. David Londono ,  Darrin J. Pochan and Xinqiao Jia
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 10233-10237
DOI: 10.1039/c2sm26566d 

Polymer nanocomposites: polymer and particle dynamics
Daniel Kim ,  Samanvaya Srivastava ,  Suresh Narayanan and Lynden A. Archer
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 10813-10818
DOI: 10.1039/c2sm26325d 

Doubly crosslinked microgel–polyelectrolyte complexes: three simple methods to tune and improve gel mechanical properties
Ruixue Liu ,  Jennifer M. Saunders ,  Tony J. Freemont and Brian R. Saunders
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 10932-10940
DOI: 10.1039/c2sm26522b 

Electrospun smart fabrics that display pH-responsive tunable wettability
Chang Hwan Lee ,  Sung Kyung Kang ,  Jung Ah Lim ,  Ho Sun Lim and Jeong Ho Cho
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 10238-10240
DOI: 10.1039/c2sm26625c 

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Top 10 most-read Soft Matter articles in July

This month sees the following articles in Soft Matter that are in the top ten most accessed for July:

Mechanics and physics of hydrogels
Jian Ping Gong, Wei Hong
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 8006-8007
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM90083A  

Self-assembly scenarios of patchy colloidal particles
Günther Doppelbauer, Eva G. Noya, Emanuela Bianchi and Gerhard Kahl
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 7768-7772
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM26043C  

Super-tough double-network hydrogels reinforced by covalently compositing with silica-nanoparticles
Qiang Wang, Ruixia Hou, Yajun Cheng and Jun Fu
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6048-6056
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM07233E  

Colloidal gelation of oppositely charged particles
Emily R. Russell, Joris Sprakel, Thomas E. Kodger and David A. Weitz
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 8697-8703
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25901J 

Colloidal particles at the interface between an isotropic liquid and a chiral liquid crystal
Anne C. Pawsey, Juho S. Lintuvuori, Tiffany A. Wood, Job H. J. Thijssen, Davide Marenduzzo and Paul S. Clegg
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 8422-8428
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25434D 

Microfluidic systems for single DNA dynamics
Danielle J. Mai, Christopher Brockman and Charles M. Schroeder
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 10560-10572
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM26036K  

Reversible adhesion between a hydrogel and a polymer brush
Guillaume Sudre, Ludovic Olanier, Yvette Tran, Dominique Hourdet and Costantino Creton
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 8184-8193
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25868D  

Robust superomniphobic surfaces with mushroom-like micropillar arrays
Seong Min Kang, Sang Moon Kim, Hong Nam Kim, Moon Kyu Kwak, Dong Ha Tahk and Kahp Y. Suh
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 8563-8568
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25879J  

Statistical mechanics for static granular media: open questions
Massimo Pica Ciamarra, Patrick Richard, Matthias Schröter and Brian P. Tighe
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 9731-9737
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM06898B  

Controlling the self-assembly pathways of amphiphilic block copolymers into vesicles
Mengying Xiao, Guangjie Xia, Rong Wang and Daiqian Xie
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 7865-7874
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25281C  

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Top 10 most-read Soft Matter articles in June

This month sees the following articles in Soft Matter that are in the top ten most accessed for June:

Magnetic emulsions with responsive surfactants
Paul Brown, Craig P. Butts, Jing Cheng, Julian Eastoe, Christopher A. Russell and Gregory N. Smith
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 7545-7546
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM26077H 

Chemical approaches to synthetic polymer surface biofunctionalization for targeted cell adhesion using small binding motifs
Guillaume Delaittre, Alexandra M. Greiner, Thomas Pauloehrl, Martin Bastmeyer and Christopher Barner-Kowollik
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 7323-7347
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM07407A 

Design and properties of supramolecular polymer gels
Atsushi Noro, Mikihiro Hayashi and Yushu Matsushita
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6416-6429
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25144B 

Static wetting on deformable substrates, from liquids to soft solids
Robert W. Style and Eric R. Dufresne
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 7177-7184
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25540E 

Mechanics of morphological instabilities and surface wrinkling in soft materials: a review
Bo Li, Yan-Ping Cao, Xi-Qiao Feng and Huajian Gao
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 5728-5745
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM00011C 

Model, self-assembly structures, and phase diagram of soft Janus particles
Zhan-Wei Li, Zhong-Yuan Lu, Zhao-Yan Sun and Li-Jia An
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6693-6697
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25397F 

The conundrum of gel formation by molecular nanofibers, wormlike micelles, and filamentous proteins: gelation without cross-links?
Srinivasa R. Raghavan and Jack F. Douglas
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 8539-8546
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25107H 

Biocompatible and biodegradable polymersomes as delivery vehicles in biomedical applications
Gong-Yan Liu, Chao-Jian Chen and Jian Ji
Soft Matter, 2012, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25721A 

A novel technique for micro-patterning proteins and cells on polyacrylamide gels
Xin Tang, M. Yakut Ali and M. Taher A. Saif
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 7197-7206
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25533B 

Wet granular matter: a truly complex fluid
Stefanie Strauch and Stephan Herminghaus
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 8271-8280
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25883H 

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Top 10 most-read Soft Matter articles in May

This month sees the following articles in Soft Matter that are in the top ten most accessed for May:

Design of patchy particles using ternary self-assembled monolayers
Inés C. Pons-Siepermann and Sharon C. Glotzer
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6226-6231
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM00014H 

Mechanics of morphological instabilities and surface wrinkling in soft materials: a review
Bo Li, Yan-Ping Cao, Xi-Qiao Feng and Huajian Gao
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 5728-5745
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM00011C 

Self-assembled hierarchical structure evolution of azobenzene-containing linear-dendritic liquid crystalline block copolymers
Zehua Shi, Dongzhong Chen, Huanjun Lu, Bin Wu, Jie Ma, Rongshi Cheng, Jianglin Fang and Xiaofang Chen
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6174-6184
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM07249A 

Tunable plasmonic nanostructures from noble metal nanoparticles and stimuli-responsive polymers
Ihor Tokarev and Sergiy Minko
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 5980-5987
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25069A 

Self-assembly of biodegradable polyurethanes for controlled delivery applications
Mingming Ding, Jiehua Li, Hong Tan and Qiang Fu
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 5414-5428
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM07402H 

Thermoresponsive supramolecular dendronized copolymers with tunable phase transition temperatures
Jiatao Yan, Xiaoqian Zhang, Wen Li, Xiuqiang Zhang, Kun Liu, Peiyi Wu and Afang Zhang
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6371-6377
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25285F 

Dual pH-triggered physical gels prepared from mixed dispersions of oppositely charged pH-responsive microgels
James McParlane, Damien Dupin, Jennifer M. Saunders, Sarah Lally, Steven P. Armes and Brian R. Saunders
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6239-6247
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25581B 

Design and properties of supramolecular polymer gels
Atsushi Noro, Mikihiro Hayashi and Yushu Matsushita
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 2416-2429
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25144B 

Membrane properties of swollen vesicles: growth, rupture, and fusion
Chun-Min Lin, David T. Wu, Heng-Kwong Tsao and Yu-Jane Sheng
Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 6139-6150
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25518A 

Non-affine deformations in polymer hydrogels
Qi Wen, Anindita Basu, Paul A. Janmey and Arjun G. Yodh
Soft Matter, 2012, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25364J 

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