[Oct 23, 2020] Bauyrzhan Primkulov, Jane Chui, Amir Pahlavan, and Chris MacMinn's paper, on characterizing dissipation in fluid–fluid displacement using constant-rate spontaneous imbibition, published in Physical Review Letters. (Read the paper)
[Sep 14, 2020] Pietro de Anna and Amir Pahlavan's paper, in collaboration with Yutaka Yawata and Roman Stocker from ETH Zurich, on how chemotaxis under flow disorder shapes microbial dispersion in porous media, published in Nature Physics. (Read the paper; Supplementary Information (~100MB))
[Sep 1, 2020] Graduate student Ruofei Jia joins the group.
[Aug 12, 2020] Josimar da Silva successfully defended his PhD dissertation, titled Multiphase flow and fault poromechanics: understanding earthquake triggering and seismic hazard. Congratulations, Dr. da Silva!! (Pictures)
[Aug 4, 2020] Jane Chui successfully defended her PhD dissertation, titled Mixing with complex patterns: the impact of viscous fingering and the effects of motile bacteria. Congratulations, Dr. Chui!! (Pictures)