Joseph Najem

    • 225 Citations
    • 7 h-Index
    20092020

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    Research Output

    • 225 Citations
    • 7 h-Index
    • 15 Article
    • 12 Conference contribution
    • 2 Comment/debate
    • 1 Conference article
    2020

    Artificial water channels enable fast and selective water permeation through water-wire networks

    Song, W., Joshi, H., Chowdhury, R., Najem, J. S., Shen, Y. X., Lang, C., Henderson, C. B., Tu, Y. M., Farell, M., Pitz, M. E., Maranas, C. D., Cremer, P. S., Hickey, R. J., Sarles, S. A., Hou, J. L., Aksimentiev, A. & Kumar, M., Jan 1 2020, In : Nature nanotechnology. 15, 1, p. 73-79 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Author Correction: Artificial water channels enable fast and selective water permeation through water-wire networks (Nature Nanotechnology, (2020), 15, 1, (73-79), 10.1038/s41565-019-0586-8)

    Song, W., Joshi, H., Chowdhury, R., Najem, J. S., Shen, Y. X., Lang, C., Henderson, C. B., Tu, Y. M., Farell, M., Pitz, M. E., Maranas, C. D., Cremer, P. S., Hickey, R. J., Sarles, S. A., Hou, J. L., Aksimentiev, A. & Kumar, M., Feb 1 2020, In : Nature nanotechnology. 15, 2, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Open Access
    1 Scopus citations
    2019

    Assembly and characterization of biomolecular memristors consisting of ion channel-doped lipid membranes

    Najem, J. S., Taylor, G. J., Armendarez, N., Weiss, R. J., Hasan, M. S., Rose, G. S., Schuman, C. D., Belianinov, A., Sarles, S. A. & Collier, C. P., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2019, 145, e58998.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations

    Author Correction: Dynamical nonlinear memory capacitance in biomimetic membranes (Nature Communications, (2019), 10, 1, (3239), 10.1038/s41467-019-11223-8)

    Najem, J. S., Hasan, M. S., Williams, R. S., Weiss, R. J., Rose, G. S., Taylor, G. J., Sarles, S. A. & Collier, C. P., Dec 1 2019, In : Nature communications. 10, 1, 3852.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Open Access

    Biomimetic, soft-material synapse for neuromorphic computing: From device to network

    Hasan, M. S., Schuman, C. D., Najem, J. S., Weiss, R., Skuda, N. D., Belianinov, A., Collier, C. P., Sarles, S. A. & Rose, G. S., Jan 18 2019, Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE Dallas Circuits and Systems Conference, DCAS 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8620187. (Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE Dallas Circuits and Systems Conference, DCAS 2018).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations

    Dynamical nonlinear memory capacitance in biomimetic membranes

    Najem, J. S., Hasan, M. S., Williams, R. S., Weiss, R. J., Rose, G. S., Taylor, G. J., Sarles, S. A. & Collier, C. P., Dec 1 2019, In : Nature communications. 10, 1, 3239.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    7 Scopus citations

    Memristive plasticity in artificial electrical synapses: Via geometrically reconfigurable, gramicidin-doped biomembranes

    Koner, S., Najem, J. S., Hasan, M. S. & Sarles, S. A., Oct 28 2019, In : Nanoscale. 11, 40, p. 18640-18652 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Scopus citations

    Response of a memristive biomembrane and demonstration of potential use in online learning

    Hasan, M. S., Najem, J. S., Weiss, R., Schuman, C. D., Belianinov, A., Collier, C. P., Sarles, S. A. & Rose, G. S., Jan 8 2019, 2018 IEEE 13th Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference, NMDC 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8605829. (2018 IEEE 13th Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference, NMDC 2018).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations
    2018

    A Soft-Matter Biomolecular Memristor Synapse for Neuromorphic Systems

    Weiss, R., Najem, J. S., Hasan, M. S., Schuman, C. D., Belianinov, A., Patrick Collier, C., Sarles, S. A. & Rose, G. S., Dec 20 2018, 2018 IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference, BioCAS 2018 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8584668. (2018 IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference, BioCAS 2018 - Proceedings).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    3 Scopus citations

    Encapsulating networks of droplet interface bilayers in a thermoreversible organogel

    Challita, E. J., Najem, J. S., Monroe, R., Leo, D. J. & Freeman, E. C., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific reports. 8, 1, 6494.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    5 Scopus citations

    Memristive Ion Channel-Doped Biomembranes as Synaptic Mimics

    Najem, J. S., Taylor, G. J., Weiss, R. J., Hasan, M. S., Rose, G., Schuman, C. D., Belianinov, A., Collier, C. P. & Sarles, S. A., May 22 2018, In : ACS nano. 12, 5, p. 4702-4711 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    26 Scopus citations

    The voltage-dependence of MscL has dipolar and dielectric contributions and is governed by local intramembrane electric field

    Najem, J. S., Rowe, I., Anishkin, A., Leo, D. J. & Sukharev, S., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific reports. 8, 1, 13607.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    1 Scopus citations
    2017

    A 3D printing method for droplet-based biomolecular materials

    Challita, E. J., Najem, J. S., Freeman, E. C. & Leo, D. J., Jan 1 2017, Nanosensors, Biosensors, Info-Tech Sensors and 3D Systems 2017. Varadan, V. K. (ed.). SPIE, 1016712. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10167).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Ferrofluid-Based Droplet Interface Bilayer Networks

    Makhoul-Mansour, M., Zhao, W., Gay, N., O'Connor, C., Najem, J. S., Mao, L. & Freeman, E. C., Nov 14 2017, In : Langmuir. 33, 45, p. 13000-13007 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    7 Scopus citations

    Mechanics of Droplet Interface Bilayer “Unzipping” Defines the Bandwidth for the Mechanotransduction Response of Reconstituted MscL

    Najem, J. S., Freeman, E. C., Yasmann, A., Sukharev, S. & Leo, D. J., Feb 8 2017, In : Advanced Materials Interfaces. 4, 3, 1600805.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5 Scopus citations

    Synapse-inspired variable conductance in biomembranes: A preliminary study

    Najem, J. S., Taylor, G. J., Collier, C. P. & Sarles, S. A., Jan 1 2017, Development and Characterization of Multifunctional Materials; Mechanics and Behavior of Active Materials; Bioinspired Smart Materials and Systems; Energy Harvesting; Emerging Technologies. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, (ASME 2017 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2017; vol. 1).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2016

    Flow field sensing with bio-inspired artificial hair cell arrays

    Sarlo, R., Najem, J. S. & Leo, D. J., Nov 29 2016, In : Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical. 236, p. 805-814 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6 Scopus citations

    The effect of transmembrane potential on the gating of MSCL channels in droplet interface bilayers

    Najem, J. S., Sukharev, S. & Leo, D. J., Jan 1 2016, Modeling, Simulation and Control; Bio-Inspired Smart Materials and Systems; Energy Harvesting. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, V002T06A012. (ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2016; vol. 2).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    The mechanoelectrical response of droplet interface bilayer membranes

    Freeman, E. C., Najem, J. S., Sukharev, S., Philen, M. K. & Leo, D. J., Mar 28 2016, In : Soft matter. 12, 12, p. 3021-3031 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    16 Scopus citations
    2015

    Activation of bacterial channel MscL in mechanically stimulated droplet interface bilayers

    Najem, J. S., Dunlap, M. D., Rowe, I. D., Freeman, E. C., Grant, J. W., Sukharev, S. & Leo, D. J., Sep 8 2015, In : Scientific reports. 5, 13726.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    30 Scopus citations

    Multifunctional, micropipette-based method for incorporation and stimulation of bacterial mechanosensitive ion channels in droplet interface bilayers

    Najem, J. S., Dunlap, M. D., Yasmann, A., Freeman, E. C., Grant, J. W., Sukharev, S. & Leo, D. J., Nov 19 2015, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2015, 105

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    9 Scopus citations
    2014

    A hydrogel-based droplet interface lipid bilayer network

    Edgerton, A., Najem, J. & Leo, D., Jan 1 2014, ASME 2014 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2014. Web Portal ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), (ASME 2014 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2014; vol. 2).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Mechanosensitive channels activity in a droplet interface bilayer system

    Najem, J., Dunlap, M., Sukharev, S. & Leo, D. J., Jan 1 2014, In : Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 1621

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

    5 Scopus citations

    Mechanosensitive channels activity in a droplet interface Bilayer system

    Najem, J., Dunlap, M., Sukharev, S. & Leo, D. J., Nov 6 2014, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 1621, 64.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations
    2013

    Biomolecular hydrogel-based lipid bilayer array system

    Najem, J., Edgerton, A. & Leo, D. J., Jun 4 2013, Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication 2013. 86860C. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8686).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations
    2012

    A bio-inspired bell kinematics design of a jellyfish robot using ionic polymer metal composites actuators

    Najem, J. & Leo, D. J., Jan 1 2012, Electroactive Polymer Actuators and Devices, EAPAD 2012. SPIE, 915170. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8340).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    6 Scopus citations

    Biomimetic jellyfish-inspired underwater vehicle actuated by ionic polymer metal composite actuators

    Najem, J., Sarles, S. A., Akle, B. & Leo, D. J., Sep 1 2012, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 21, 9, 094026.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    71 Scopus citations
    2011

    Design and development of a biomimetic jellyfish robot that features ionic polymer metal composites actuators

    Najem, J., Akle, B., Sarles, S. A. & Leo, D. J., Dec 1 2011, ASME 2011 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2011. p. 691-698 8 p. (ASME 2011 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2011; vol. 2).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    8 Scopus citations

    Design and development of bio-inspired underwater Jellyfish like robot using Ionic Polymer Metal Composite (IPMC) actuators

    Barbar, A., Najem, J., Donald, L. & Blotman, J., May 17 2011, Electroactive Polymer Actuators and Devices (EAPAD) 2011. 797624. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7976).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    11 Scopus citations
    2009

    URANS modeling of three airfoils with different stall mechanisms

    Elkhoury, M., Najem, J. & Nakad, Z., Sep 21 2009, 2008 Proceedings of the ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Conference, FEDSM 2008. PART B ed. p. 795-800 6 p. (2008 Proceedings of the ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Conference, FEDSM 2008; vol. 1, no. PART B).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    1 Scopus citations