Publications (Google Scholar Link)

Papers listed below are broken into two sections: Notre Dame (articles submitted after joining the faculty at Notre Dame) and Pre-Notre Dame (articles submitted during undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral work).


Notre Dame

[36] Vikramjit S. Rathee, Siyi Qu, John Hoffmann, William A. Phillip and Jonathan K. Whitmer "Competetive Separation of Aqueous Dispersed Ions of Different Valence", In Preparation, 2017.

[35] Vikramjit S. Rathee, Benjamin Sikora, Hythem Sidky and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Thermodynamics of Charging in Weak Polyelectrolytes: Explicit Ion Effects", In Preparation, 2017.

[34] Aristotle J. Zervoudakis, Vikramjit S. Rathee and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Phase Diagrams of Model Complex Coacervates", In Preparation, 2017.

[33] Michael Quevillon and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Phase Behavior and Charge Dynamics of an Ionic Liquid Crystal System.", Submitted, 2017.

[32] Vikramjit S. Rathee, Benjamin Sikora, Hythem Sidky and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Simulating the Thermodynamics of Charging in Weak Polyelectrolytes: The Debye Huckel Limit", Submitted, 2017.

[31] Hythem Sidky, Juan J. de Pablo and Jonathan K. Whitmer "Atomistic Simulations are a Direct Probe of Liquid Crystal Elasticity", Submitted, 2017.

[30] Hythem Sidky, Yamil J. Colon, Benjamin J. Sikora, Cody Bezik, Federico Giberti, Weiwei Chu, Federico Giberti, Ashley Z. Guo, Joshua Lequieu, Jiyuan Li, Joshua Moller, Michael Quevillon, Mohammad Rahimi, Hadi Ramezani-Dakhel, Vikramjit S. Rathee, Daniel R. Reid, Emre Sevgen, Vikram Thapar, Michael Webb, Xikai Jiang, Jonathan K. Whitmer, and Juan J. de Pablo "SSAGES: Software Suite for Advanced Generalized Ensemble Simulations.", Submitted , 2017.

[29] Vikramjit S. Rathee, Aristotle J. Zervoudakis and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Associative Charging in Weak Polyelectrolyte Complexes", Submitted, 2017.

[28] Ming Han, Jonathan K. Whitmer and Erik Luijten. "Dynamics and Structure of Colloidal Aggregates Under Microchannel Flow." Submitted, 2017.

[27] Hythem Sidky and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Learning Free Energy Landscapes with Artificial Neural Networks." Submitted, 2017.

[26] Hythem Sidky and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "The Emergent Nematic Phase in Ionic Chromonic Liquid Crystals." The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 121, 6691-6698.

[25] Hythem Sidky, Alan C. Liddell Jr., Dhagash Mehta, Jonathan D. Hauenstein and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Algebraic Geometric Method for Calculating Phase Equilibria from Fundamental Equation of State." Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 55, 11363-11370.

[24] Vikramjit Singh Rathee, Siyi Qu, William A. Phillip and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "A coarse-grained thermodynamic model for the predictive engineering of valence-selective membranes." Molecular Systems Design & Engineering 1, 301-312.

[23] Hythem Sidky and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Elastic properties of common Gay–Berne nematogens from density of states (DOS) simulations." Liquid Crystals 43, 2285-2299. Invited Article.

[22] Hythem Sidky, Dhagash Mehta and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Reliable mixture critical point computation using polynomial homotopy continuation." AIChE Journal 62, 4497-4507.

[21] Hythem Sidky and Jonathan K. Whitmer. "Elastic response and phase behavior in binary liquid crystal mixtures." Soft Matter 12, 4489-4498.

[20] Whitmer, Jonathan K., Aaron M. Fluitt, Lucas Antony, Jian Qin, Michael McGovern, and Juan J. de Pablo. "Sculpting bespoke mountains: Determining free energies with basis expansions." The Journal of Chemical Physics 143, 044101 (2015).

Pre-Notre Dame

[19] Sarah L. Perry, Lorraine Leon, Kyle Q. Hoffmann, Matthew J. Kade, Dimitrios Priftis, Katie A. Black, Derek Wong, Ryan A. Klein, Charles F. Pierce III, Khatcher O. Margossian, Jonathan K. Whitmer, Jian Qin, Juan J. de Pablo and Matthew Tirrell. "Chirality-selected phase behaviour in ionic polypeptide complexes." Nature Communications 6, 6052 (2015).

[18] Gordon S. Freeman, Daniel M. Hinckley, Joshua Lequieu, Jonathan K. Whitmer and Juan J. de Pablo. "Coarse-grained Modeling of DNA Curvature." The Journal of Chemical Physics 141, 165103 (2014).

[17] Jonathan K. Whitmer, Abhijeet A. Joshi, Rebecca J. Carlton, Nicholas L. Abbott and Juan J. de Pablo. "Surface Adsorption in Non-Polarizable Atomic Models." Journal Chemical Theory and Computation 10, 5616 (2014).

[16] Jonathan K. Whitmer, Chi-cheng Chiu, Abhijeet A. Joshi and Juan J. de Pablo. "Basis Function Sampling: A New Paradigm for Material Property Computation." Physical Review Letters 113, 190602 (2014).

[15] Gordon S. Freeman, Daniel M. Hinckley, Joshua Lequieu, Jonathan K. Whitmer and Juan J. de Pablo. "DNA Shape Dominates Sequence Affinity in Nucleosome Formation." Physical Review Letters 113, 168101 (2014).

[14] Jian Qin, Dmitris Priftis, Robert Farina, Sarah Perry, Jonathan K. Whitmer, Kyle Hoffmann, Matthew Tirrell and Juan J. de Pablo. "Interfacial Tension of Polyelectrolyte Complex Coacervate Phases." ACS Macro Letters 3, 565 (2014).

[13] Shan Jiang, Jing Yan, Jonathan K. Whitmer, Stephen A. Anthony, Erik Luijten and Steve Granick. "Orientationally Glassy Crystals of Janus Spheres." Physical Review Letters 112, 218301 (2014).

[12] Abhijeet A. Joshi, Jonathan K. Whitmer, Orlando Guzman and Juan J. de Pablo. "Measuring Liquid Crystal Elastic Constants with Free Energy Perturbations." Soft Matter 10, 882 (2014).

[11] Jonathan K. Whitmer, Xiaoguang Wang, Frederic Mondio, Daniel S. Miller, Nicholas L. Abbott and Juan J. de Pablo. "Nematic-field-driven positioning of particles in liquid crystal droplets." Physical Review Letters 111, 227801 (2013).

[10] Daniel M. Hinckley, Gordon S. Freeman, Jonathan K. Whitmer and Juan J. de Pablo. "An Experimentally Informed Coarse-Grained 3-Site-Per-Nucleotide Model of DNA: Structure, Thermodynamics and Dynamics of Hybridization." The Journal of Chemical Physics 139, 144903 (2013).

[9] Jonathan K. Whitmer, Abhijeet A. Joshi, Tyler F. Roberts and Juan J. de Pablo "Liquid-Crystal Mediated Nanoparticle Interactions and Gel Formation." The Journal of Chemical Physics 138, 194903 (2013).

[8] Jonathan K. Whitmer, Raj Shekhar, Tyler F. Roberts, Nicholas L. Abbott and Juan J. de Pablo "Modeling the Polydomain-Monodomain Transition of Liquid Crystal Elastomers." Physical Review E 87, 020502(R) (2013).

[7] Raj Shekhar, Jonathan K. Whgitmer, Rohit Malshe, Jose Antonio Moreno Razo, Tyler F. Roberts and Juan J. de Pablo "Isotropic Nematic Phase Transition in the Lebwohl-Lasher Model from Density of States Simulation." The Journal of Chemical Physics136, 234503 (2012).

[6] Jonathan K. Whitmer and Erik Luijten. "Influence of Hydrodynamics on Cluster Formation in Colloid-Polymer Mixtures." The Journal of Physical Chemistry B115, 7294 (2011).

[5] Qian Chen, Erich Diesel, Jonathan K. Whitmer, Sung-Chul Bae, Erik Luijten and Steve Granick. "Triblock Colloidal Spheres for Directed Self-Assembly" Journal of the American Chemical Society 113, 7725 (2011).

[4] Qian Chen, Jonathan K. Whitmer, Shan Jiang, Sung-Chul Bae, Erik Luijten and Steve Granick. "Supracolloidal Reaction Kinetics of Janus Spheres" Science 331, 199 (2011).

[3] Jonathan K. Whitmer and Erik Luijten. "Sedimentation of Aggregating Colloids." The Journal of Chemical Physics 134, 034510 (2011).

[2] Jonathan K. Whitmer and Erik Luijten. "Fluid-Solid Boundary Conditions for Multiparticle Collision Dynamics." Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 22, 104106 (2010).

[1] Jonathan K. Whitmer, Sergei B. Kiselev and Bruce M. Law. "Adsorption at the Liquid-Vapor Interface of a Binary Liquid Mixture" The Journal of Chemical Physics 123, 204720 (2005).