Patrick Underhill


Patrick Underhill joined RPI in August 2008 after completing a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Research Interests:Prof. Underhill's research focuses on using a combined theoretical, computational, and experimental approach to understand problems in engineering, physics, and biology. Examples include advanced material development, separation and manipulation of biological molecules, nonequilibrium statistical mechanics, and biochemical pathways for quorum sensing and chemotaxis.


Other Focus Areas

Complex fluids, Coarse-grained simulations, Microfluidics, Biopolymers, Swimming microorganisms


The following is a selection of recent publications in Scopus. Patrick Underhill has 38 indexed publications in the subjects of Physics and Astronomy, Engineering, and Materials Science.

Saverio E. Spagnolie, Patrick T. Underhill
Annual Review of Condensed Matter Physics
, 14
, 2023
, pp.381-415
Toluwanimi O. Bello, Sangwoo Lee, Patrick T. Underhill
Soft Matter
, 18
, 2022
, pp.5106-5113
Edmund M. Tang, Sabitoj Singh Virk, Patrick T. Underhill
Journal of Rheology
, 66
, 2022
, pp.491-504
Angelo C. Setaro, Patrick T. Underhill
Physical Review E
, 100
, 2019
Aditya Raghunandan, Amir H. Hirsa, Patrick T. Underhill, Juan M. Lopez
Physical Review Letters
, 121
, 2018
Edmund M. Tang, Patrick T. Underhill
, 34
, 2018
, pp.10694-10701
John J. Keating, Mirco Sorci, Istvan Kocsis, Angelo Setaro, Mihail Barboiu, Patrick Underhill, Georges Belfort
Journal of Membrane Science
, 546
, 2018
, pp.151-157
Purba Chatterjee, Edmund M. Tang, Pankaj Karande, Patrick T. Underhill
Physical Review Fluids
, 3
, 2018
Purba Chatterjee, Gregory A. Sowiak, Patrick T. Underhill
Rheologica Acta
, 56
, 2017
, pp.601-613

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