​(* corresponding author; # equal contribution)

  1. Zhu, Z.; Jiang, Y.*; Wang, D.; Yin, W.; Drelich, J.W.*, Droplet Characteristics at the Maximum Adhesion on Curved Surfaces, Langmuir 2021, 37(7), 2532-2540.

Before GTIIT


  1. Jiang, Y.; O'Donnell, A.E.; Machado, C.; Patankar, N. A.; Park, K.-C., Oscillatory Coalescence-Induced Self-Acceleration of Droplets on a Superhydrophilic Wire. (Under review)

  2. Song, D.; Jiang, Y.; Sarshar, M.A.; Choi, C.-H., Icephobicities of Superhydrophobic Surfaces, Ice Adhesion: Mechanism, Measurement, and Mitigation (eds K. Mittal and C.-H. Choi) 2020, 361-384.

    • Book chapter​

  3. Jiang, Y.; Sun, Y.; Drelich J.W.; Choi, C.-H., Topography-Dependent Effective Contact Line in Droplet DepinningPhysical Review Letters 2020, 125, 184502.

  4. Jiang, Y.; Choi, C.-H., Droplet Retention on Superhydrophobic Surfaces: A Critical Review, Advanced Materials Interfaces 2021, 8, 2001205.

  5. Song, D.; Jiang, Y.; Chou, T.; Asawa, K.; Choi, C.-H., Spontaneous Deicing on Cold Surfaces, Langmuir 2020, 36(38), 11245-11254.

  6. Wang, D.; Jiang, Y.*; Zhu, Z.; Yin, W.; Asawa, K.; Choi, C.-H.*; Drelich, J.W.*, Contact Line and Adhesion Force of Droplets on Concentric Ring-Textured Hydrophobic Surfaces. Langmuir 2020, 36(10), 2622-2628.

    • *Corresponding author.

  7. Jiang, Y.; Machado, C.; Savarirayan, S.; Patankar, N. A.; Park, K.-C., Onset time of fog collection, Soft Matter 2019, 15, 6779-6783.

    • Featured in the back cover.

  8. Lee, J.; Jiang, Y.; Hizal, F.; Ban, G-H.; Jun, S.; Choi, C-H., Durable omniphobicity of oil-impregnated anodic aluminum oxide nanostructured surfaces, J. Colloid and Interface Science 2019, 553, 734-745.

  9. Jiang, Y.; Sarshar, M.A.; Xu, W.; Choi, C-H., Generalized models for advancing and receding contact angles for fakir droplets on pillared and pored surfaces, J. Colloid and Interface Science 2019, 552, 359-371.

  10. Jiang, Y.; Savarirayan, S.; Yao, Y.; Park, K.-C., Fog Collection on a Superhydrophilic Wire. Applied Physics Letters 2019, 114, 083701.

  11. Sarshar, M.A.*; Jiang, Y.*; Xu, W.; Choi, C-H., Depinning Force of a Receding Droplet on Pillared Superhydrophobic Surfaces: Analytical Models, J. Colloid and Interface Science 2019, 543, 122-129.

    • *Equal Contribution

  12. Du, K.; Jiang, Y.; Liu, Y.; Wathuthanthri, I.; Choi, C.-H., Manipulation of the Superhydrophobicity of Plasma-Etched Polymer Nanostructures. Micromachines 2018, 9(6), 304.

  13. Jiang, Y.; Sun, Y.; Drelich, J.W.; Choi, C.-H., Spontaneous Spreading of A Droplet: The Role of Solid Continuity and Advancing Contact Angle. Langmuir 2018, 34(17), 4945-4951.

  14. Sun, Y.; Jiang, Y.; Choi, C.-H.; Xie, G.; Liu, Q.; Drelich, J.W., The Most Stable State of a Droplet on Anisotropic Patterns: Support for a Missing Link. Surface Innovations 2018, 6(3), 133-140.

  15. Du, K.; Jiang, Y.; Huang, P.S.; Ding, J.; Gao, T.; Choi, C.-H., Self-Formation of Polymer Nanostructures in Plasma Etching: Mechanisms and Applications. J. Micromechanics and Microengineering. 2018, 28, 014006.

  16. Sun, Y.; Jiang, Y.; Choi, C.-H.; Xie, G.; Liu, Q.; Drelich, J.W., Direct Measurements of Adhesion Forces of Water Droplets on Smooth and Patterned Polymers. Surface Innovations 2018, 6(1-2), 93-105.

  17. Zheng, D.; Jiang, Y.; Yu, W.; Jiang, X.; Zhao, X.; Choi, C.-H.; Sun, G., Salvinia-Effect-Inspired "Sticky" Superhydrophobic Surfaces by Meniscus-Confined Electrodeposition. Langmuir 2017, 33(47), 13640-13648.

  18. Jiang. Y.; Xu, W.; Choi, C.-H., Effects of Particulates on Contact Angles and Adhesion of a Droplet. Progress in Adhesion and Adhesives 2017, 187-215.

    • book chapter

  19. Jiang, Y.; Xu, J.; Lee, J.; Du, K.; Yang, E.H.; Moon, M.W.; Choi, C.-H., Nanotexturing of Conjugated Polymers via One-step Maskless Oxygen Plasma Etching for Enhanced Tunable Wettability. Langmuir 2017, 33(27), 6885-6894.

  20. Xu, W.; Palumbo, A.; Xu, J.; Jiang, Y.; Choi, C.-H.; Yang, E.H., On-Demanded Capture and Release of Organic Droplets Using Surfactant-Doped Polypyrrole Surfaces. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2017, 9(27), 23119-23127.

  21. Lee, J.; Shin, S.; Jiang, Y.; Jeong, C.; Stone, H.A.; Choi, C.-H., Oil-impregnated Nanoporous Oxide Layer for Corrosion Protection with Self-healing. Advanced Functional Materials 2017, 27, 1606040.

  22. Jiang, Y.; Xu, W.; Choi, C.-H., Effect of Particulates on Contact Angles and Adhesion of a Droplet: A Critical Review. Reviews of Adhesion and Adhesives 2016, 4(2), 192-222.


  1. Jiang, Y.; Machado, C.; O’Donnell, A.E.; Park, K.-C., Collection/Filtration of Emulsion and Particles by a Cylinder. US Patent App. 62/934,055

  2. Jiang, Y. and Park, K.-C., Smog Filtration Using Flexible Wires. US Patent App. 62/833,885

  3. Jiang, Y.; Patankar, N.A.; Park, K.-C., Brine Management Systems for Achieving Zero Liquid Discharge. US Patent App. 62/746,652

  4. Alvarez, N.; Patankar, N.A.; Park, K.-C.; Jiang, Y., Surfaces with High Surface Areas for Enhanced Condensation and Airborne Liquid Droplet Collection. US20200362543A1. (Issued)

  5. Yao, Y.; Jiang, Y.; Park, K.-C.; Machado, C., Liquid Collection on Wavy Surfaces. WO2020033667A1. (Issued)

  6. Gelber, A.B.; Yao, Y.; Petrovich, M.L.; Well, G.F.; Park, K.-C.; Jiang, Y., Magnetically Controlled Particle Abrasion Method for Biofouling Removal. US20190151905A1. (Issued)