Washington State University

Jin Liu - Assistant Professor

The School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Jin Liu - Assistant Professor

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Jin Liu

Contact Information:

office Sloan 211
telephone 509 335 4968
e-mail jin.liu2@wsu.edu
Postal mail Jin Liu
School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Washington State University
PO BOX 642920
Pullman, WA 99164-2920

Joined MME in 2012;
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 2008.

Research Interests:

  • Multiscale modeling and simulation
  • Fluid mechanics, turbulent flow and computational fluid dynamics
  • Micro/Nano-fluidic and bio-fluidics
  • Electrokinetic transport and electrowetting
  • Modeling of mesoscale molecule adhesion and targeted drug delivery

Recent Publications:

  • J. Liu, M. Wang, S. Chen and M. Robbins, "Uncovering molecular mechanisms of electrowetting and saturation with simulations", Phys. Rev. Lett. 108: 216101 (2012)
  • J. Liu, N. Agrawal, A. Calderon, P.S. Ayyaswamy, D.M. Eckmann and R. Radhakrishnan, "Multivalent binding of nanocarrier to endothelial cells under shear flow", Biophys. J. 101 (2): 319-326 (2011) (Featured Cover Story)
  • J. Liu, G. Weller, B. Zern, P.S. Ayyaswamy, D.M. Eckmann, V.R. Muzykantov and R. Radhakrishnan, "Computational Model for Nanocarrier Binding to Endothelium Validated using in Vivo, in Vitro and Atomic Force Microscopy Experiments", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 107 (38): 16530-16535 (2010)
  • J. Liu, M. Wang, S. Chen and M. Robbins, "Molecular Simulations of Electroosmotic Flows in Rough Nanochannels", J. Comput. Phys. 229 (20): 7834-7847 (2010)
  • J. Liu, S. Chen, X. Nie and M. Robbins, "A Continuum-Atomistic Simulation of Heat Transfer in Micro- and Nano-Flows", J. Comput. Phys. 227 (1): 279-291 (2007)

Publications listed at Google Scholar:

57 Titles in date order
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 Title (Link to document)
 Authors
 Source Publication
Cited by Year
Coarse-grained Simulations of Conformational Changes in Multidrug Resistance Transporters
SMY JEWEL, P Dutta, J Liu
Bulletin of the American Physical Society 61 , 2016
  2016
Computational Modeling and Simulations of Bioparticle Internalization Through Clathrin-mediated Endocytosis
H Deng, P Dutta, J Liu
Bulletin of the American Physical Society 61 , 2016
  2016
Modeling and Simulations of Particulate Flows through Functionalized Porous Media
C LI, P Dutta, J Liu
Bulletin of the American Physical Society 61 , 2016
  2016
Coarse-grained Simulations of Sugar Transport and Conformational Changes of Lactose Permease
J Liu, SM Jewel, P Dutta
Bulletin of the American Physical Society 61 , 2016
  2016
Decoupled Ion Transport in a Protein-Based Solid Ion Conductor
X Fu, Y Jewel, Y Wang, J Liu, WH Zhong
The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 7, 4304-4310 , 2016
1 2016
Cover Image, Volume 84, Issue 8
Y Jewel, P Dutta, J Liu
Proteins: Structure, Function, and Bioinformatics 84 (8) , 2016
1 2016
Coarse‐grained simulations of proton‐dependent conformational changes in lactose permease
Y Jewel, P Dutta, J Liu
Proteins: Structure, Function, and Bioinformatics 84 (8), 1067–1074 , 2016
  2016
Self-assembled peptides for coating of active sulfur nanoparticles in lithium–sulfur battery
Y Jewel, K Yoo, J Liu, P Dutta
Journal of Nanoparticle Research 18 (3), 1-9 , 2016
2 2016
A Bioinspired Active Micropump
P Dutta, J Liu
ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition ... , 2015
  2015
Coarse-Grained Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Sugar Transport Across Lactose Permease
Y Jewel, P Dutta, J Liu
ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition ... , 2015
  2015
Potential Application and Molecular Mechanisms of Soy Protein on the Enhancement of Graphite Nanoplatelet Dispersion
Y Jewel, T Liu, A Eyler, WH Zhong, J Liu
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 119 (47), 26760-26767 , 2015
1 2015
Design and modeling of a light powered biomimicry micropump
TJ Sze, J Liu, P Dutta
Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 25 (6), 065009 , 2015
2 2015
Molecular requirement for sterols in herpes simplex virus entry and infectivity
GA Wudiri, SM Pritchard, H Li, J Liu, HC Aguilar, SD Gilk, AV Nicola
Journal of virology 88 (23), 13918-13922 , 2014
2 2014
Modeling and design of light powered biomimicry micropump utilizing transporter proteins
J Liu, TJ Sze, P Dutta
Bulletin of the American Physical Society 59 , 2014
  2014
Free Flow Isoelectric Focusing in a Microfluidic Device
K Yoo, P Dutta, J Liu
ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition ... , 2014
  2014
Mathematical and numerical model to study two-dimensional free flow isoelectric focusing
K Yoo, J Shim, J Liu, P Dutta
Biomicrofluidics 8 (3), 034111 , 2014
4 2014
Numerical Modeling of Flow Through Phloem Considering Active Loading
TJ Sze, J Liu, P Dutta
Journal of Fluids Engineering 136 (2), 021206 , 2014
11 2014
Study of Protein Facilitated Water and Nutrient Transport in Plant Phloem
TKJ Sze, P Dutta, J Liu
Journal of Nanotechnology in Engineering and Medicine 4 (3), 031005 , 2014
4 2014
Efficient algorithm for simulation of isoelectric focusing
K Yoo, J Shim, J Liu, P Dutta
Electrophoresis 35 (5), 638-645 , 2014
9 2014
Modelling of binding free energy of targeted nanocarriers to cell surface
J Liu, PS Ayyaswamy, DM Eckmann, R Radhakrishnan
Heat and Mass Transfer 50 (3), 315-321 , 2014
1 2014
Numerical Modeling of Flow through Phloem Considering Active Loading
J Liu, TJ Sze, P Dutta
Bulletin of the American Physical Society 58 , 2013
  2013
Segregated Parallel Computing for Isoelectric Focusing of Proteins
K Yoo, J Liu, P Dutta
ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition ... , 2013
  2013
Numerical Modeling of Fluidic Pumping in Micronetworks of Plants
TJ Sze, J Liu, P Dutta
ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition ... , 2013
  2013
Coarse-graining for nonequilibrium simulations: Electroosmosis and yield
MO Robbins, T Ge, L Guo, S Chen, J Liu
ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 246 , 2013
  2013
Temporal Multiscale Approach for Nanocarrier Motion with Simultaneous Adhesion and Hydrodynamic Interactions in Targeted Drug Delivery
R Radhakrishnan, B Uma, J Liu, PS Ayyaswamy, DM Eckmann
Journal of Computational Physics 244, 252-263 , 2013
10 2013
Multiscale perspectives of virus entry via endocytosis
E Barrow, AV Nicola, J Liu
Virology Journal 10 (1), 177 , 2013
18 2013
Reduction of Nanoparticle Avidity Enhances the Selectivity of Vascular Targeting and PET Detection of Pulmonary Inflammation
BJ Zern, AM Chacko, J Liu, CF Greineder, ER Blankemeyer, ...
ACS nano 7 (3), 2461-2469 , 2013
36 2013
Multiscale simulation of electroosmotic flows
L Guo, M Robbins, S Chen, J Liu
Bulletin of the American Physical Society 57 , 2012
  2012
Multiscale Modeling of Virus Entry via Receptor-Mediated Endocytosis
J Liu
APS Meeting Abstracts 1, 18007 , 2012
  2012
Computational model for nanocarrier adhesion to cell surfaces validated using in vivo, in vitro, and atomic force microscopy experiments
R Natesen, J Liu, R Radhakrishnan
ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 244 , 2012
  2012
Mesoscale simulations of curvature-inducing protein partitioning on lipid bilayer membranes in the presence of mean curvature fields
J Liu, R Tourdot, V Ramanan, NJ Agrawal, R Radhakrishanan
Molecular Physics 110 (11-12), 1127-1137 , 2012
15 2012
Uncovering Molecular Mechanisms of Electrowetting and Saturation with Simulations
J Liu, M Wang, S Chen, MO Robbins
Physical Review Letters 108 (21), 216101 , 2012
94 2012
Mesoscale simulations of curvature inducing protein partitioning in the presence of mean curvature gradients
R Tourdot, J Liu, R Radhakrishnan
Bioengineering Conference (NEBEC), 2012 38th Annual Northeast, 366-367 , 2012
  2012
Top-down Mesoscale Models and Free Energy Calculations of Multivalent Protein-Protein and Protein-Membrane Interactions in Nanocarrier Adhesion and Receptor Trafficking
J Liu, N Agrawal, D Eckmann, P Ayyaswamy, R Radhakrishnan
Innovations in Biomolecular Modeling and Simulations, T. Schlick, ed., Royal ... , 2012
5 2012
Atomistic simulations of nanoscale electrokinetic transport
J Liu, M Wang, S Chen, M Robbins
APS Meeting Abstracts 1, 26005 , 2011
  2011
Multiscale modeling of functionalized nanocarriers in targeted drug delivery
J Liu, R Bradley, D M Eckmann, P S Ayyaswamy, R Radhakrishnan
Current Nanoscience 7 (5), 727-735 , 2011
24 2011
Multiscale modeling of adhesion and trafficking
J Liu, NJ Agrawal, V Ramanan, R Radhakrishnan
EUROPEAN BIOPHYSICS JOURNAL WITH BIOPHYSICS LETTERS 40, 115-115 , 2011
  2011
Systems biology and physical biology of clathrin-mediated endocytosis
V Ramanan, NJ Agrawal, J Liu, S Engles, R Toy, R Radhakrishnan
Integrative Biology 3 (8), 803-815 , 2011
40 2011
Multivalent binding of nanocarrier to endothelial cells under shear flow
J Liu, NJ Agrawal, A Calderon, PS Ayyaswamy, DM Eckmann, ...
Biophysical Journal 101 (2), 319-326 , 2011
31 2011
Dynamic factors controlling carrier anchoring on vascular cells
TN Swaminathan, J Liu, U Balakrishnan, PS Ayyaswamy, ...
IUBMB life 63 (8), 640-647 , 2011
14 2011
Monte Carlo Simulations of Absolute Binding Free Energy of Targeted Nanocarriers to Cell Surfaces
J Liu, B Zern, P Ayyaswamy, D Eckmann, V Muzykantov, ...
Biophysical Journal 100 (3), 614a-615a , 2011
  2011
Modelling Protein-induced Membrane Deformation using Monte Carlo and Langevin Dynamics Simulations
R Radhakrishnan, N Agrawal, N Ramakrishnan, PB Kumar, J Liu
APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts 1 , 2010
  2010
Molecular simulations of electroosmotic flows in rough nanochannels
J Liu, M Wang, S Chen, MO Robbins
Journal of Computational Physics 229 (20), 7834-7847 , 2010
21 2010
Computational model for nanocarrier binding to endothelium validated using in vivo, in vitro, and atomic force microscopy experiments
J Liu, GER Weller, B Zern, PS Ayyaswamy, DM Eckmann, VR Muzykantov, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107 (38), 16530-16535 , 2010
69 2010
Simulations of Binding Free Energy of Targeted Nanocarriers to Cell Surfaces: the Effects of Antigen Flexural Rigidity, Glycocalyx Resistance, and Shear Flow
J Liu, NJ Agrawal, PS Ayyaswamy, DM Eckmann, R Radhakrishnan
Biophysical Journal 98 (3), 392a , 2010
  2010
Electrokinetic transport in realistic nanochannels
M Wang, J Liu, Q Kang
APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts 1 , 2009
  2009
Molecular Simulation of Electrokinetic Transport in Nanofluidics
J Liu, M Wang, S Chen, MO Robbins
ASME 2009 Second International Conference on Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass ... , 2009
  2009
Molecular simulation of electrokinetic flows
J Liu, M Wang, S Chen, MO Robbins
APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts 1 , 2008
  2008
A continuum-atomistic multi-timescale algorithm for micro/nano flows
J Liu, S Chen, X Nie, MO Robbins
Communications in Computational Physics 4 (5), 1279-1291 , 2008
14 2008
Species interactions in binary particulate systems
J Liu, SY Chen, DZ Zhang
Physical Review E 77 (6), 066301 , 2008
1 2008
A continuum-atomistic simulation of heat transfer in micro-and nano-flows
J Liu, S Chen, X Nie, MO Robbins
Journal of Computational Physics 227 (1), 279-291 , 2007
80 2007
Stresses in Binary Particulate Systems
J Liu, S Chen, D Zhang
APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts 1 , 2007
  2007
Similarity of electroosmotic flows in nanochannels
M Wang, J Liu, S Chen
Molecular Simulation 33 (3), 239-244 , 2007
22 2007
Electric potential distribution in nanoscale electroosmosis: from molecules to continuum
M Wang, J Liu, S Chen
Molecular Simulation 33 (15), 1273-1277 , 2007
35 2007
A hybrid continuum-atomistic simulation of heat transfer in micro flow
J Liu, X Nie
APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts 1 , 2005
  2005
Large eddy simulation of smoke movement with a water spray
J Liu, XY Lu, GX Liao, WC Fan
J. Fire Safety Science 11, 15-23 , 2002
5 2002
Application of large eddy simulation to smoke movement
J Liu, XY Lu, GX Liao, WC Fan
Fire Safety Science 11 (1), 5-14 , 2002
7 2002

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