Alyssa Stark
Alyssa Stark
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Surface wettability plays a significant role in gecko adhesion underwater
AY Stark, I Badge, NA Wucinich, TW Sullivan, PH Niewiarowski, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2013
1072013
The effect of surface water and wetting on gecko adhesion
AY Stark, TW Sullivan, PH Niewiarowski
Journal of Experimental Biology 215 (17), 3080-3086, 2012
632012
Direct evidence of phospholipids in gecko footprints and spatula–substrate contact interface detected using surface-sensitive spectroscopy
PY Hsu, L Ge, X Li, AY Stark, C Wesdemiotis, PH Niewiarowski, ...
Journal of the Royal Society Interface 9 (69), 657-664, 2012
602012
Sticking to the story: outstanding challenges in gecko-inspired adhesives
PH Niewiarowski, AY Stark, A Dhinojwala
Journal of Experimental Biology 219 (7), 912-919, 2016
412016
The role of surface chemistry in adhesion and wetting of gecko toe pads
I Badge, AY Stark, EL Paoloni, PH Niewiarowski, A Dhinojwala
Scientific reports 4 (1), 1-8, 2014
322014
Thermal constraints on foraging of tropical canopy ants
ME Spicer, AY Stark, BJ Adams, R Kneale, M Kaspari, SP Yanoviak
Oecologia 183 (4), 1007-1017, 2017
242017
Surface roughness affects the running speed of tropical canopy ants
SP Yanoviak, C Silveri, AY Stark, JT Van Stan, DF Levia Jr
Biotropica 49 (1), 92-100, 2017
222017
The effect of temperature and humidity on adhesion of a gecko-inspired adhesive: implications for the natural system
AY Stark, MR Klittich, M Sitti, PH Niewiarowski, A Dhinojwala
Scientific reports 6 (1), 1-7, 2016
202016
Run don't walk: locomotor performance of geckos on wet substrates
AY Stark, J Ohlemacher, A Knight, PH Niewiarowski
Journal of Experimental Biology 218 (15), 2435-2441, 2015
182015
NMR spectroscopy reveals the presence and association of lipids and keratin in adhesive gecko setae
D Jain, AY Stark, PH Niewiarowski, T Miyoshi, A Dhinojwala
Scientific Reports 5, 9594, 2015
182015
Faster but not stickier: Invasive house geckos can out-sprint resident mournful geckos in Moorea, French Polynesia
PH Niewiarowski, A Stark, B McClung, B Chambers, T Sullivan
Journal of Herpetology, 194-197, 2012
182012
Reduction of Water Surface Tension Significantly Impacts Gecko Adhesion Underwater
AY Stark, B McClung, PH Niewiarowski, A Dhinojwala
Integrative and Comparative Biology, 2014
172014
Gecko adhesion on wet and dry patterned substrates
AY Stark, AM Palecek, CW Argenbright, C Bernard, AB Brennan, ...
PLoS One 10 (12), e0145756, 2015
162015
Self-Drying: A Gecko's Innate Ability to Remove Water from Wet Toe Pads
AY Stark, NA Wucinich, EL Paoloni, PH Niewiarowski, A Dhinojwala
PLoS ONE 9 (7), e101885, 2014
162014
Mechanical properties of the chitin-calcium-phosphate “clam shrimp” carapace (Branchiopoda: Spinicaudata): implications for taphonomy and fossilization
TI Astrop, V Sahni, TA Blackledge, AY Stark
Journal of Crustacean Biology 35 (2), 123-131, 2015
142015
Adhesive interactions of geckos with wet and dry fluoropolymer substrates
AY Stark, DM Dryden, J Olderman, KA Peterson, PH Niewiarowski, ...
Journal of The Royal Society Interface 12 (108), 20150464, 2015
122015
The integrative biology of gecko adhesion: historical review, current understanding, and grand challenges
AP Russell, AY Stark, TE Higham
Integrative and comparative biology 59 (1), 101-116, 2019
102019
Superhydrophobicity of the gecko toe pad: biological optimization versus laboratory maximization
AY Stark, S Subarajan, D Jain, PH Niewiarowski, A Dhinojwala
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical …, 2016
92016
Stick or slip: adhesive performance of geckos and gecko-inspired synthetics in wet environments
AY Stark, CT Mitchell
Integrative and comparative biology 59 (1), 214-226, 2019
82019
Geckos go the distance: Water's effect on the speed of adhesive locomotion in geckos
AM Garner, AY Stark, SA Thomas, PH Niewiarowski
Journal of Herpetology 51 (2), 240-244, 2017
82017
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