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Sustainable Drag Reduction in Turbulent Taylor-Couette Flows by Depositing Sprayable Superhydrophobic Surfaces (abstract). Phys. Rev. Lett. (2015) 114, 014501
S. Srinivasan, J.A. Kleingartner, J. B. Gilbert, A. J. B. Milne, R. E. Cohen, G. H. McKinley


Quantification of Feather Structure, Wettability, and Resistance to Liquid Penetration (abstract). J. R. Soc. Interface (2014) 11(96) (featured on MIT news)
S. Srinivasan, S. S. Chhatre, J. O. Guardado, K-C Park, A. R. Parker, M. F. Rubner, G. H. McKinley, R. E. Cohen

Dispersity and spinnability: Why highly polydisperse polymer solutions are desirable for electrospinning (abstract). Polymer (2014)
L. Palangetic, N. K. Reddy, S. Srinivasan, R. E. Cohen, G. H. McKinley, C. Clasen
Dropwise Condensation of Low Surface Tension Fluids on Omniphobic Surfaces (abstract). Scientific Reports (2014), 4, 4158
K. Rykaczewski, A.T. Paxson, M. Staymates, M.L. Walker, X. Sun, S. Anand, S. Srinivasan,G.H. McKinley, J. Chinn, J.H.J. Scott, K.K Varanasi


Optimal Design of Permeable Fiber Network Structures for Fog Harvesting (abstract). Langmuir (2013), 29 (43), pp 13269–13277 (featured on MIT news)
K-C. Park, S. S. Chhatre, S. Srinivasan,  R. E. Cohen, G. H. McKinley.

Utilizing dynamic tensiometry to quantify contact angle hysteresis and wetting state transitions on nonwetting surfaces (abstract), (2013) Langmuir 29 (44), pp 13396–13406
J.A. Kleingartner, S. Srinivasan, J. Mabry, R. E. Cohen, G. H. McKinley.
Drag Reduction for Viscous Laminar Flow on Spray-Coated Non-Wetting Surfaces(abstract) (2013). Soft Matter, 9, 5691-5702. (featured on front cover)
S. Srinivasan, W. Choi, K-C. Park, S. S. Chhatre,  R. E. Cohen, G. H. McKinley


Assessing the Accuracy of Contact Angle Measurements for Sessile Drops on Liquid-Repellent Surfaces, (abstract) (2011) Langmuir 27(22): 13582-13589.
S. Srinivasan, G. H. McKinley, R. E. Cohen

Solution Spraying of Poly(methyl methacrylate) Blends to Fabricate Microtextured, Superoleophobic Surfaces, (abstract) (2011). Polymer 52(14): 3209-3218
S. Srinivasan, S. S. Chhatre, G. H. McKinley, R. E. Cohen.