Contact Information

John R. de Bruyn
Physics & Astronomy 230
(519) 661-2111 x86430
debruyn [at] uwo [dot] ca
FAX: (519) 661-2033

For a complete list of my publications, among other things, please see my full curriculum vitae (updated November 2013).

Selected Recent Publications

Click on the link to view a pdf of the publication (most require Adobe Reader). More recent links are to journal web sites. If you can't access the papers through these links, contact me and I can mail you the pdf.

  1. S. Amirnia, J. R. de Bruyn, M. A. Bergougnou, and A. Margaritis, Continuous rise velocity of air bubbles in non-Newtonian biopolymer solutions, Chem. Eng. Sci. 94, 60 (2013).
  2. J. R. de Bruyn, Modeling the microrheology of inhomogeneous media, J. Non-Newt. Fluid Mech., 193, 21 (2013).
  3. S. J. de Vet and J. R. de Bruyn, The collapse of a cylindrical cavity in a granular medium, Granular Matter 14, 661 (2012).
  4. J. R. de Bruyn, M. Goiko, D. Bator, R. Dauphinee, M. Mozaffari, Y. Liao, R. L. Flemming, M. S. Bramble, G. K. Hunter, and H. A. Goldberg, Dynamic light scattering study of inhibition of nucleation and growth of hydroxyapatite crystals by osteopontin, PLoS One 8, e56764 (2013).
  5. I. Gutowski, D. Lee, J. R. de Bruyn, and B. J. Frisken, Scaling and mesostructure of Carbopol dispersions, Rheol. Acta 51, 441 (2012).
  6. N. Yang, J. L. Hutter, and J. R. de Bruyn, Microrheology, microstructure, and aging of physically cross-linked poly(vinyl alcohol)/poly(ethylene glycol) blends, J. Rheol. 56, 797 (2012).
  7. E. M. Kennedy and J. R. de Bruyn, Understanding of mechanical waves among second-year physics majors, Can. J. Phys. 89, 1155 (2011).
  8. H. Tabuteau, D. Sikorski, S. J. de Vet, and J. R. de Bruyn, Impact of spherical projectiles into a viscoplastic fluid, Phys. Rev. E. 84, 031403 (2011).
  9. D. Lee, I. A. Gutowski, A. E. Bailey, L. Rubatat, J. R. de Bruyn, and B. J. Frisken, Investigating the microstructure of a yield-stress fluid by light scattering, Phys. Rev. E. 83, 031401 (2011).
  10. F. Oppong and J. R. de Bruyn, Microrheology and jamming in a yield-stress fluid, Rheol. Acta. 50, 317 (2011).
  11. J. R. de Bruyn and F. K. Oppong. Rheological and microrheological measurements of soft materials, in Experimental and Computational Techniques in Soft Condensed Matter Physics, edited by J. Olafsen (Cambridge, 2010).
  12. S. J. de Vet, B. Yohannes, K. Hill, and J. R. de Bruyn, The collapse of a rectangular well in a quasi-two-dimensional granular bed, Phys. Rev. E 82, 041304 (2010).
  13. F. K. Oppong and J. R. de Bruyn, Microrheology and dynamics of an associative polymer, Eur. Phys. J. E 31, 25 (2010).
  14. K. E. Holloway, H. Tabuteau, and J. R. de Bruyn, Spreading and fingering in a yield-stress fluid during spin coating, Rheol. Acta. 49, 245 (2010).
  15. N. Yang, J. R. de Bruyn, and J. L. Hutter, Frequency-dependent viscoelasticity measurement by atomic force microscopy, Meas. Sci. Tech. 20, 025703 (2009).
  16. D. Sikorski, H. Tabuteau, and J. R. de Bruyn, Motion and shape of bubbles rising through a yield-stress fluid, J. Non-Newt. Fluid Mech. 159, 10 (2009).
  17. F. Oppong, P. Coussot, and J. R. de Bruyn, Gelation on the microscopic scale, Phys. Rev. E. 78, 021405 (2008).
  18. S. J. de Vet and J. R. de Bruyn, The shape of impact craters in granular media, Phys. Rev. E. 76, 041306 (2007).
  19. H. Tabuteau, D. Sikorski, and J. R. de Bruyn, Shear waves and shocks in a soft solid, Phys. Rev. E. 75, 012201 (2007).
  20. T. Toplak, H. Tabuteau, J. R. de Bruyn, and P. Coussot, Gravity draining of a yield-stress fluid through an orifice, Chem. Eng. Sci., 62, 6908 (2007).
  21. H. Tabuteau, F. K. Oppong, J.R de Bruyn, and P. Coussot, Motion of a sphere through an aging system, Europhys. Lett. 78, 68007 (2007).
  22. H. Tabuteau, P. Coussot, and J.R de Bruyn, Drag force on a sphere in steady motion through a yield-stress fluid, J. Rheol. 51, 127 (2007).
  23. F. K. Oppong and J. R. de Bruyn, Diffusion of microscopic tracer particles in a yield-stress fluid, J. Non-Newt. Fluid Mech. 142, 104 (2007).
  24. N. P. Chafe and J. R. de Bruyn, Drag and relaxation in a bentonite clay suspension, J. Non-Newt. Fluid Mech. 130, 129 (2005).
  25. J. R. de Bruyn and A. Walsh, Penetration of spheres in loose granular media, Can. J. Phys. 82, 439 (2004).
  26. A. Walsh, K. E. Holloway, P. Habdas, and J. R. de Bruyn, Morphology and scaling of impact craters in granular media, Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 104301 (2003).