Recent Research Highlight

Hydration Effects Turn a Highly Stretched Polymer from an Entropic into an Energetic Spring

Liese, Susanne and Gensler, Manuel and Krysiak, Stefanie and Schwarzl, Richard and Achazi, Andreas and Paulus, Beate and Hugel, Thorsten and Rabe, Jürgen P. and Netz, Roland R. , ACS Nano, 2017, 11 (1), pp 702–712

News from Feb 01, 2017

Water-Mediated Interactions between Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Surfaces

Matej Kanduč, Alexander Schlaich, Emanuel Schneck, and Roland R. Netz , Langmuir, 2016, 32 (35), pp 8767–8782

News from Sep 01, 2016

Water Dielectric Effects in Planar Confinement

A. Schlaich and E. W. Knapp and R. R. Netz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 48001 (2016)

News from Jul 19, 2016

From hydration repulsion to dry adhesion between asymmetric hydrophilic and hydrophobic surfaces

M. Matej and R. R. Netz, PNAS 112, 12338-12343 (2015)

News from May 27, 2016

Transition paths are hot

J. O. Daldrop, W. K. Kim and R. R. Netz, EPL 113, 18004 (2016)

News from Mar 22, 2016

From hydration repulsion to dry adhesion between asymmetric hydrophilic and hydrophobic surfaces

M. Kanduc and R. R. Netz, PNAS, 112 (40), pp 12338–12343

News from Aug 18, 2015

Unfolding and Folding Internal Friction of β-Hairpins Is Smaller than That of α-Helices

Julius C. F. Schulz , Markus S. Miettinen , and R. R. Netz, J. Phys. Chem. B

News from Mar 24, 2015

Size Dependence of Steric Shielding and Multivalency Effects for Globular Binding Inhibitors

Jonathan Vonnemann, Susanne Liese, Christian Kuehne, Kai Ludwig, Jens Dernedde, Christoph Böttcher, Roland R. Netz, and Rainer Haag, JACS, 137 (7), pp 2572–2579

News from Jan 27, 2015

Attraction between hydrated hydrophilic surfaces

M. Kanduč, E. Schneck, and R. R. Netz, Chemical Physics Letters, vol. 610–611, pp. 375–380

News from Aug 28, 2014

Nanometer-Resolved Radio-Frequency Absorption and Heating in Biomembrane Hydration Layers

S. Gekle and R. R. Netz, J. Phys. Chem. B, 118, 4963

News from Apr 29, 2014

Peptide Desorption Kinetics from Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy Studies

S. Krysiak, S. Liese, R.R. Netz and T. Hugel, JACS, 136, 688

News from Jan 16, 2014

Anomalous anisotropic diffusion dynamics of hydration water at lipid membranes

Y. v. Hansen, S. Gekle and R. R. Netz, PRL 111,118103

News from Sep 13, 2013

Hydration Interaction between Phospholipid Membranes: Insight into Different Measurement Ensembles from Atomistic Molecular Dynamics Simulations

M. Kanduc, E. Schneck and R. R. Netz, Langmuir 29, 9126-37 (2013)

News from Jul 23, 2013

Anionic and cationic hofmeister effects on hydrophobic and hydrophilic surfaces

N. Schwierz, D. Horinek and R. R. Netz, Langmuir 29, 2602 (2013)

News from Feb 26, 2013

Wasserabstossungen zwischen Biomembranen/Hydration repulsion between biomembranes

E. Schneck, F. Sedlmeier and R. R. Netz, PNAS, 109, 14405-9 (2012) / Chemiextra 10/2012

News from Aug 20, 2012

JACS Spotlight: Peptide Chain Dynamics in Light and Heavy Water: Zooming in on Internal Friction

J. C. F. Schulz, L. Schmidt, R. B. Best, J. Dzubiella and R. R. Netz, JACS, 134, 6273 (2012)

News from Mar 13, 2012

Viscous friction of hydrogen-bonded matter

A. Erbas, D. Horinek and R. R. Netz, JACS, 134, 623 (2012)

News from Nov 18, 2011

Anisotropic Hydrodynamic Mean-Field Theory for Semiflexible Polymers under Tension

M. Hinczewski and R. R. Netz, Macromolecules, 44, 6972 (2011)

News from Aug 08, 2011

Theory and simulations of water flow through carbon nanotubes: prospects and pitfalls

D. J. Bonthuis et al., J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 23, 184110 (2011)

News from Apr 20, 2011

Entropy and enthalpy convergence of hydrophobic solvation beyond the hard-sphere limit

F. Sedlmeier, D. Horinek and R. R. Netz, J. Chem. Phys., 134 055105 (2011)

News from Feb 01, 2011