Publications

2017

Hu, Sq; Dasbiswas, K; Guo, Zh; Tee, Yh; Thiagarajan, V; Hersen, P; Chew, Tl; Safran, Sa; Zaidel-Bar, R; Bershadsky, Ad (2017). Long-Range Self-Organization of Cytoskeletal Myosin II Filament Stacks.  Nature Cell Biology. 19:133-141.  Abstract

2016

Hu, S; Dasbiswas, K; Guo, Z; Tee, Yh; Thiagarajan, V; Zaidel-Bar, R; Hersen, P; Safran, S; Bershadsky, Ad (2016). Two Levels of Myosin-Iia Dynamics in Cells: Turnover of Filaments and Self-Organization of Filament Stacks.  Biophysical Journal. 110:193A-194A.
Cohen, O; Safran, S (2016). Elastic Interactions Synchronize Beating in Cardiomyocytes.  Soft Matter. 12:6088-6095.
Hu, S; Dasbiswas, K; Guo, Z; Tee, Y; Thiagarajan, V; Hersen, P; Chew, T; Safran, S; Zaidel-Bar, R; Bershadsky, Ad (2016). Myosin II Filaments in the Actin Cytoskeleton: Distribution, Turnover, and Long Range Self-Organization.  Molecular Biology of the Cell. 27.
Dasbiswas,K; Cohen, O; Safran, S (2016). Substrate Regulation of Cytoskeletal Order and Beating Strain Dynamics of Cardiomyocytes.  Biophysical Journal. 110:618A.
Dasbiswas, K; Alster, E; Safran, Sa (2016). Mechanobiological Induction of Long-Range Contractility by Diffusing Biomolecules and Size Scaling in Cell Assemblies.  Scientific Reports. 6.  Abstract

2015

Yamamoto, T; Safran, Sa (2015). Transcription Rates in DNA Brushes.  Soft Matter. 11:3017-3021.  Abstract
Ben-Yaakov, D; Golkov, R; Shokef, Y; Safran, Sa (2015). Response of Adherent Cells to Mechanical Perturbations of the Surrounding Matrix.  Soft Matter. 11:1412-1424.  Abstract
Xu, Xinpeng; Safran, Samuel A. (2015). Nonlinearities of Biopolymer Gels Increase the Range of Force Transmission.  Physical Review E. 92.  Abstract
Safran, S (2015). Gerhard Schmidt Minerva Center, Weizmann Institute of Science.  Israel Journal of Chemistry. 55:1160-1163.
Dasbiswas, K; Majkut, S; Discher, De; Safran, Sa (2015). Substrate Stiffness-Modulated Registry Phase Correlations in Cardiomyocytes Map Structural Order to Coherent Beating.  Nature Communications. 6.  Abstract
Dasbiswas, Kinjal; Majkut, Stephanie J.; Discher, Dennis E.; Safran, Samuel A. (2015). Substrate Stiffness-Modulated Registry Phase Correlations in Cardiomyocytes Maps Structural Order to Coherent Beating.  Biophysical Journal. 108:443A.

2014

Langbeheim, E; Safran, Sa; Yerushalmi, E (2014). Visualizing the Entropy Change of a Thermal Reservoir.  Journal of Chemical Education. 91:380-385.  Abstract
Palmieri, B; Grant, M; Safran, Sa (2014). Prediction of the Dependence of the Line Tension on the Composition of Linactants and the Temperature in Phase Separated Membranes.  Langmuir. 30:11734-11745.  Abstract
Palmieri, B; Yamamoto, T; Brewster, Rc; Safran, Sa (2014). Line Active Molecules Promote Inhomogeneous Structures in Membranes: Theory, Simulations and Experiments.  Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 208:58-65.  Abstract
Dasbiswas, K; Safran, S (2014). Contractile Stress and Morphogen Diffusion in Developing Cell Assemblies.  Biophysical Journal. 106:172A.
Langbeheim, E; Livne, S; Schulman, N; Chabay, R; Safran, S; Yerushalmi, E (2014). Introductory-Level Course on Randomness and Order in Soft and Biological Matter.  Biophysical Journal. 106:217A.

2013

Langbeheim, E; Safran, Sa; Livne, S; Yerushalmi, E (2013). Evolution in Students' Understanding of Thermal Physics With Increasing Complexity.  Physical Review Special Topics-Physics Education Research. 9.
Langbeheim, E; Safran, Sa; Yerushalmi, E (2013). Design Guidelines For Adapting Scientific Research Articles: an Example from an Introductory Level, Interdisciplinary Program on Soft Matter.  2012 Physics Education Research Conference. 1513:23-26.  Abstract
Yuval, J; Safran, Sa (2013). Dynamics of Elastic Interactions in Soft and Biological Matter.  Physical Review E. 87.  Abstract
Shokef, Y; Ben-Yaakov, D; Safran, Sa (2013). Nonlinear Elasticity in the Interaction of Living Cells With Their Mechanical Environment.  Biophysical Journal. 104:479A.
Schwarz, Us; Safran, Sa (2013). Physics of Adherent Cells.  Reviews of Modern Physics. 85:1327-1381.  Abstract
Safran, Sa (2013). Soft Matter Education.  Soft Matter. 9:4736-4737.
Palmieri, B; Safran, Sa (2013). Hybrid Lipids Increase the Probability of Fluctuating Nanodomains in Mixed Membranes.  Langmuir. 29:5246-5261.  Abstract
Palmieri, B; Safran, Sa (2013). Hybrid Lipids Increase Nanoscale Fluctuation Lifetimes in Mixed Membranes.  Physical Review E. 88.  Abstract

2012

Shokef, Y; Safran, Sa (2012). Scaling Laws For the Response of Nonlinear Elastic Media With Implications For Cell Mechanics.  Physical Review Letters. 108.  Abstract
Palmieri, B; Safran, Sa (2012). Diffusion in a Soft Confining Environment: Dynamic Effects of Thermal Fluctuations.  Physical Review E. 86.  Abstract
Langbeheim, E; Livne, S; Safran, Sa; Yerushalmi, E (2012). Introductory Physics Going Soft (Vol 80, pg 51, 2012).  American Journal of Physics. 80:348.
Jho, Ys; Safran, Sa; In, M; Pincus, Pa (2012). Effect of Charge Inhomogeneity and Mobility on Colloid Aggregation.  Langmuir. 28:8329-8336.  Abstract
Friedrich, Bm; Safran, Sa (2012). How Cells Feel Their Substrate: Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking of Active Surface Stresses.  Soft Matter. 8:3223-3230.  Abstract
Friedrich, Bm; Fischer-Friedrich, E; Gov, Ns; Safran, Sa (2012). Sarcomeric Pattern Formation by Actin Cluster Coalescence.  Plos Computational Biology. 8.  Abstract
Langbeheim, E; Livne, S; Yerushalmi, E; Safran, Sa (2012). Introductory Physics Going Soft.  American Journal of Physics. 80:51-60.  Abstract
Yamamoto, T; Safran, Sa (2012). Cholesterol Tilting Drives Phase Separation in Lipid Bilayer Membranes.  Soft Matter. 8:5439-5442.  Abstract

2011

Zemel, A; De, R; Safran, Sa (2011). Mechanical Consequences of Cellular Force Generation.  Current Opinion in Solid State & Materials Science. 15:169-176.  Abstract
Yamamoto, T; Safran, Sa (2011). Line Tension Between Domains in Multicomponent Membranes is Sensitive to Degree of Unsaturation of Hybrid Lipids.  Soft Matter. 7:7021-7033.  Abstract
Safran, S; Yamamoto, T; Bewster, R; Pincus, P (2011). Line Activity of Hybrid Lipids: Stabilization of 2d "Oil in Oil" Microemulsions (Lipid Rafts).  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 242.
Jho, Ys; Brewster, R; Safran, Sa; Pincus, Pa (2011). Long-Range Interaction Between Heterogeneously Charged Membranes.  Langmuir. 27:4439-4446.  Abstract
Friedrich, Bm; Buxboim, A; Discher, De; Safran, Sa (2011). Striated Acto-Myosin Fibers Can Reorganize and Register in Response to Elastic Interactions With the Matrix.  Biophysical Journal. 100:2706-2715.  Abstract
Friedrich, Bm; Safran, Sa (2011). Nematic Order by Elastic Interactions and Cellular Rigidity Sensing.  EPL. 93.  Abstract
Faust, U; Hampe, N; Rubner, W; Kirchgessner, N; Safran, S; Hoffmann, B; Merkel, R (2011). Cyclic Stress at Mhz Frequencies Aligns Fibroblasts in Direction of Zero Strain.  PLoS ONE. 6.  Abstract

2010

Brewster, R; Safran, Sa (2010). Line Active Hybrid Lipids Determine Domain Size in Phase Separation of Saturated and Unsaturated Lipids.  Biophysical Journal. 98:L21-L23.  Abstract
Zemel, A; Rehfeldt, F; Brown, Aex; Discher, De; Safran, Sa (2010). Optimal Matrix Rigidity For Stress-Fibre Polarization in Stem Cells.  Nature Physics. 6:468-473.  Abstract
Zemel, A; Rehfeldt, F; Brown, Aex; Discher, De; Safran, Sa (2010). Cell Shape, Spreading Symmetry, and the Polarization of Stress-Fibers in Cells.  Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter. 22.  Abstract
Yamamoto, T; Brewster, R; Safran, Sa (2010). Chain Ordering of Hybrid Lipids Can Stabilize Domains in Saturated/Hybrid/Cholesterol Lipid Membranes.  EPL. 91.  Abstract
Park, Yk; Best, Ca; Auth, T; Gov, Ns; Safran, Sa; Popescu, G; Suresh, S; Feld, Ms (2010). Metabolic Remodeling of the Human Red Blood Cell Membrane.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 107:1289-94.  Abstract
Nicolas, A; Besser, A; Safran, Sa (2010). Is the Mechanics of Cell-Matrix Adhesion Amenable to Physical Modeling?.  Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 24:2203-2214.  Abstract
Jho, Ys; Kim, Mw; Safran, Sa; Pincus, Pa (2010). Lamellar Phase Coexistence Induced by Electrostatic Interactions.  European Physical Journal e. 31:207-214.  Abstract
De, Rm; Zemel, A; Safran, Sa (2010). Theoretical Concepts and Models of Cellular Mechanosensing.  Nuclear Mechanics and Genome Regulation. 98:143-175.  Abstract
Biton, Yy; Safran, Sa (2010). Theory of the Mechanical Response of Focal Adhesions to Shear Flow.  Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter. 22.  Abstract
Safran, Sa; De, R; Zemel, A (2010). Orientational Polarizability and Stress Response of Biological Cells.  Iutam Symposium on Cellular, Molecular and Tissue Mechanics, Proceedings. 16:91-101.  Abstract
Zedler, U; Hampe, N; Born, S; Rubner, W; Houben, S; Kirchgessner, N; Hoffmann, B; Safran, S; Merkel, R (2010). Reaction of Primary Fibroblasts to Well Controlled External Strain.  Biophysical Journal. 98:731A.
Brewster, R; Safran, Sa (2010). Hybrid Lipids as a Biological Line-Active Component.  Biophysical Journal. 98:281A.

2009

Kampf, N; Ben-Yaakov, D; Andelman, D; Safran, Sa; Klein, J (2009). Direct Measurement of Sub-Debye-Length Attraction Between Oppositely Charged Surfaces.  Physical Review Letters. 103.  Abstract
Biton, Yy; Safran, Sa (2009). The Cellular Response to Curvature-Induced Stress.  Physical Biology. 6.  Abstract
Brewster, R; Pincus, Pa; Safran, Sa (2009). Hybrid Lipids as a Biological Surface-Active Component.  Biophysical Journal. 97:1087-1094.  Abstract
Safran, Sa; De, R (2009). Nonlinear Dynamics of Cell Orientation.  Physical Review E. 80.  Abstract

2008

Nicolas, A; Besser, A; Safran, Sa (2008). Dynamics of Cellular Focal Adhesions on Deformable Substrates: Consequences For Cell Force Microscopy.  Biophysical Journal. 95:527-539.  Abstract
De, R; Zemel, A; Safran, Sa (2008). Do Cells Sense Stress or Strain? Measurement of Cellular Orientation Can Provide a Clue.  Biophysical Journal. 94:L29-L31.  Abstract
De, R; Safran, Sa (2008). Dynamical Theory of Active Cellular Response to External Stress.  Physical Review E. 78.  Abstract
Brewster, R; Pincus, Pa; Safran, Sa (2008). Self Assembly Modulated by Interactions of Two Heterogeneously Charged Surfaces.  Physical Review Letters. 101.  Abstract

2007

Ben-Yaakov, D; Burak, Y; Andelman, D; Safran, Sa (2007). Electrostatic Interactions of Asymmetrically Charged Membranes.  EPL. 79.  Abstract
Zemel, A; Safran, Sa (2007). Active Self-Polarization of Contractile Cells in Asymmetrically Shaped Domains.  Physical Review E. 76.  Abstract
Safran, Sa; Naydenov, A; Pincus, Pa (2007). Coll 97-Self-Assembly of Charged Surfactant Domains on Surfaces.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 234.
Auth, T; Safran, Sa; Gov, Ns (2007). Filament Networks Attached to Membranes: Cytoskeletal Pressure and Local Bilayer Deformation.  New Journal of Physics. 9.  Abstract
Foster, T; Safran, Sa; Sottmann, T; Strey, R (2007). Scattering Form Factors For Self-Assembled Network Junctions.  Journal of Chemical Physics. 127.  Abstract
De, R; Zemel, A; Safran, Sa (2007). Dynamics of Cell Orientation.  Nature Physics. 3:655-659.  Abstract
Auth, T; Safran, Sa; Gov, Ns (2007). Fluctuations of Coupled Fluid and Solid Membranes With Application to Red Blood Cells.  Physical Review E. 76.  Abstract

2006

Nicolas, A; Safrany, Sa (2006). Limitation of Cell Adhesion by the Elasticity of the Extracellular Matrix.  Biophysical Journal. 91:61-73.  Abstract
Zemel, A; Bischofs, Ib; Safran, Sa (2006). Active Elasticity of Gels With Contractile Cells.  Physical Review Letters. 97.  Abstract
Safran, Sa; Besser, A; Nicolas, A (2006). Self Assembly and Dynamics of Protein Adsorption to Cell Adhesions.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 231.
Dan, N; Safran, Sa (2006). Junctions and End-Caps in Self-Assembled Non-Ionic Cylindrical Micelles.  Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 123:323-331.  Abstract
Hed, G; Safran, Sa (2006). The Immunity of Polymer-Microemulsion Networks.  European Physical Journal e. 19:69-76.  Abstract
Biron, D; Moses, E; Borukhov, I; Safran, Sa (2006). Inter-Filament Attractions Narrow the Length Distribution of Actin Filaments.  Europhysics Letters. 73:464-470.  Abstract
Besser, A; Safran, Sa (2006). Force-Induced Adsorption and Anisotropic Growth of Focal Adhesions.  Biophysical Journal. 90:3469-3484.  Abstract

2005

Zilman, Ag; Safran, Sa (2005). Role of Cross-Links in Bundle Formation, Phase Separation and Gelation of Long Filaments (Vol 63, pg 139, 2003).  Europhysics Letters. 71:515-516.
Gov, N; Safran, S (2005). Red Blood Cell Shape and Fluctuations: Cytoskeleton Confinement and Atp Activity.  Journal of Biological Physics. 31:453-464.  Abstract
Zemel, A; Bischofs, Ib; Safran, Sa (2005). Cell Interactions and Polarization in Elastic Stress Fields.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 230:U1200-U1201.
Safran, Sa; Gov, N; Nicolas, A; Schwarz, Us; Tlusty, T (2005). Physics of Cell Elasticity, Shape and Adhesion.  Physica a-Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications. 352:171-201.  Abstract
Safran, Sa (2005). Scaling Relations For Counterion Release and Attraction of Oppositely Charged Surfaces.  Europhysics Letters. 69:826-831.  Abstract
Safran, Sa; Nicolas, A; Schwarz, Us (2005). Elastic Interactions of Biological Cells.  Mechanics of the 21st Century. 329-342.  Abstract
Gov, Ns; Safran, Sa (2005). Red Blood Cell Membrane Fluctuations and Shape Controlled by Atp-Induced Cytoskeletal Defects.  Biophysical Journal. 88:1859-1874.  Abstract
Borukhov, I; Safran, Sa (2005). Competitive Adsorption of Amphiphilic Molecules and the Stability of Water-Swollen Micelles in Oil.  Langmuir. 21:7109-7120.  Abstract
Besser, A; Safran, Sa; Spatz, Jp (2005). Force Induced Adsorption and Anisotropic Growth of Focal Adhesions.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 230:U1200.

2004

Gov, N; Safran, Sa (2004). Pinning of Fluid Membranes by Periodic Harmonic Potentials.  Physical Review E. 69.  Abstract
Bischofs, Ib; Safran, Sa; Schwarz, Us (2004). Elastic Interactions of Active Cells With Soft Materials.  Physical Review E. 69.  Abstract
Gov, N; Zilman, Ag; Safran, S (2004). Hydrodynamics of Confined Membranes.  Physical Review E. 70.  Abstract
Gov, Ns; Safran, S (2004). Cytoskeletal Control of the Red-Blood Cell Membrane.  Biophysical Journal. 86:582A.
Zilman, A; Safran, Sa; Sottmann, T; Strey, R (2004). Temperature Dependence of the Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Micellar Solutions.  Langmuir. 20:2199-2207.  Abstract
Nicolas, A; Safran, Sa (2004). Elastic Deformations of Grafted Layers With Surface Stress.  Physical Review E. 69.  Abstract
Nicolas, A; Geiger, B; Safran, Sa (2004). Cell Mechanosensitivity Controls the Anisotropy of Focal Adhesions.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 101:12520-12525.  Abstract
Hed, G; Safran, Sa (2004). Attractive Instability of Oppositely Charged Membranes Induced by Charge Density Fluctuations.  Physical Review Letters. 93.  Abstract

2003

Zilman, Ag; Safran, Sa (2003). Role of Cross-Links in Bundle Formation, Phase Separation and Gelation of Long Filaments.  Europhysics Letters. 63:139-145.  Abstract
Gov, N; Zilman, A; Safran, S (2003). Cytoskeleton Confinement of Red Blood Cell Membrane Fluctuations.  Biophysical Journal. 84:486A.
Zilman, A; Tlusty, T; Safran, Sa (2003). Entropic Networks in Colloidal, Polymeric and Amphiphilic Systems.  Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter. 15:S57-S64.  Abstract
Gov, N; Zilman, Ag; Safran, S (2003). Cytoskeleton Confinement and Tension of Red Blood Cell Membranes.  Physical Review Letters. 90.  Abstract
Zilman, A; Kieffer, J; Molino, F; Porte, G; Safran, Sa (2003). Entropic Phase Separation in Polymer-Microemulsion Networks.  Physical Review Letters. 91.  Abstract
Schwarz, Us; Balaban, Nq; Riveline, D; Addadi, L; Bershadsky, A; Safran, Sa; Geiger, B (2003). Measurement of Cellular Forces at Focal Adhesions Using Elastic Micro-Patterned Substrates.  Materials Science & Engineering C-Biomimetic and Supramolecular Systems. 23:387-394.  Abstract
Safran, Sa (2003). Ferrofluids: Magnetic Strings and Networks.  Nature Materials. 2:71-72.  Abstract
Hellweg, T; Gradzielski, M; Farago, B; Langevin, D; Safran, S (2003). Reply to the Comment on "Shape Fluctuations of Microemulsion Droplets. a Neutron Spin-Echo Study" by v. Lisy.  Colloids and Surfaces a-Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 221:257-262.  Abstract
Lukatsky, Db; Haran, G; Safran, Sa (2003). Slow Fluctuations in Enhanced Raman Scattering and Surface Roughness Relaxation.  Physical Review E. 67.  Abstract
Kuhl, Tl; Safran, Sa; Israelachvili, Jn (2003). Use of Polymers to Promote Membrane Fusion at the Molecular Level.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 225:U628.
Hed, G; Safran, Sa (2003). Initiation and Dynamics of Hemifusion in Lipid Bilayers.  Biophysical Journal. 84:376A.
Hed, G; Safran, Sa (2003). Initiation and Dynamics of Hemifusion in Lipid Bilayers.  Biophysical Journal. 85:381-389.  Abstract

2002

Lukatsky, Db; Safran, Sa; Lau, Awc; Pincus, P (2002). Enhanced Counterion Localization Induced by Surface Charge Modulation.  Europhysics Letters. 58:785-791.  Abstract
Lukatsky, Db; Safran, Sa (2002). Universal Reduction of Pressure Between Charged Surfaces by Long-Wavelength Surface Charge Modulation.  Europhysics Letters. 60:629-635.  Abstract
Lau, Awc; Lukatsky, Db; Pincus, P; Safran, Sa (2002). Charge Fluctuations and Counterion Condensation.  Physical Review E. 65.  Abstract
Safran, S; Kuhl, T; Israelachvili, J; Hed, G (2002). Polymer Induced Membrane Contraction, Phase Separation, and Fusion Via Marangoni Flow.  Biophysical Journal. 82:541A-542A.
Zilman, Ag; Safran, Sa (2002). Thermodynamics and Structure of Self-Assembled Networks.  Physical Review E. 66.  Abstract
Schwarz, Us; Safran, Sa (2002). Elastic Interactions of Cells.  Physical Review Letters. 88.  Abstract
Schwarz, Us; Balaban, Nq; Riveline, D; Bershadsky, A; Geiger, B; Safran, Sa (2002). Calculation of Forces at Focal Adhesions from Elastic Substrate Data: the Effect of Localized Force and the Need For Regularization.  Biophysical Journal. 83:1380-1394.  Abstract
Safran, Sa (2002). Statistical Thermodynamics of Soft Surfaces.  Surface Science. 500:127-146.  Abstract
Safran, Sa (2002). Self Assembling Networks in Microemulsions and Colloids.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 224:U436.
Mendelev, Mi; Srolovitz, Dj; Safran, Sa; Tenne, R (2002). Equilibrium Structure of Multilayer Van Der Waals Films and Nanotubes.  Physical Review B. 65.  Abstract

2001

Balaban, Nq; Schwarz, Us; Riveline, D; Goichberg, P; Tzur, G; Sabanay, I; Mahalu, D; Safran, S; Bershadsky, A; Addadi, L; Geiger, B (2001). Force and Focal Adhesion Assembly: a Close Relationship Studied Using Elastic Micropatterned Substrates.  Nature Cell Biology. 3:466-472.  Abstract
Zilman, Ag; Safran, Sa (2001). Entropically Driven Attraction Between Telechelic Brushes.  European Physical Journal e. 4:467-473.  Abstract
Tlusty, T; Safran, Sa (2001). Entropic Networks in Colloidal Self-Assembly.  Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series a-Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences. 359:879-881.  Abstract
Safran, Sa; Kuhl, Tl; Israelachvili, Jn (2001). Polymer-Induced Membrane Contraction, Phase Separation, and Fusion Via Marangoni Flow.  Biophysical Journal. 81:659-666.  Abstract
Lukatsky, Db; Safran, Sa (2001). Fluctuations and Ordering in Macroion Suspensions.  Physical Review E. 63.  Abstract
Jones, Rb; Bartlett, P; Felderhof, Bu; Chan, D; Safran, S (2001). Measurement of the Hydrodynamic Forces Between Two Polymer-Coated Spheres - Discussion.  Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series a-Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences. 359:893-895.
Komura, S; Safran, Sa (2001). Scaling Theory of Mixed Amphiphilic Monolayers.  European Physical Journal e. 5:337-351.  Abstract
Safran, S; Lowen, H; Von Grunberg, Hh; Outhwaite, Cw (2001). Interactions and Phase Transitions of Colloidal Dispersions in Bulk and at Interfaces - Discussion.  Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series a-Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences. 359:919-920.

2000

Tlusty, T; Safran, Sa (2000). Microemulsion Networks: the Onset of Bicontinuity.  Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter. 12:A253-A262.  Abstract
Tlusty, T; Safran, Sa (2000). Defect-Induced Phase Separation in Dipolar Fluids.  Science. 290:1328-1331.  Abstract
Sens, P; Safran, Sa (2000). Inclusions Induced Phase Separation in Mixed Lipid Film.  European Physical Journal e. 1:237-248.  Abstract
Schwarz, Us; Safran, Sa (2000). Phase Behavior and Material Properties of Hollow Nanoparticles.  Physical Review E. 62:6957-6967.  Abstract
Schwarz, Us; Komura, S; Safran, Sa (2000). Deformation and Tribology of Multi-Walled Hollow Nanoparticles.  Europhysics Letters. 50:762-768.  Abstract
Tlusty, T; Safran, Sa; Strey, R (2000). Topology, Phase Instabilities, and Wetting of Microemulsion Networks.  Physical Review Letters. 84:1244-1247.  Abstract

1999

Safran, Sa (1999). Curvature Elasticity of Thin Films.  Advances in Physics. 48:395-448.  Abstract
Lukatsky, Db; Safran, Sa (1999). Pressure of Correlated Layer-Charge and Counterion Fluctuations in Charged Thin Films.  Physical Review E. 60:5848-5857.  Abstract
Lubomirsky, I; Gurovich, E; Safran, Sa; Cahen, D (1999). Ultra-Low Concentration Phase Separation in Solids: ag in (cd, hg)te.  Europhysics Letters. 45:201-207.  Abstract
Dan, N; Safran, Sa (1999). The Effect of Lipid Characteristics on the Structure of Trans-Membrane Proteins.  Biophysical Journal. 76:A67.
Bernheim-Groswasser, A; Tlusty, T; Safran, Sa; Talmon, Y (1999). Direct Observation of Phase Separation in Microemulsion Networks.  Langmuir. 15:5448-5453.  Abstract
Bar-Ziv, R; Tlusty, T; Moses, E; Safran, Sa; Bershadsky, A (1999). Pearling in Cells: a Clue to Understanding Cell Shape.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 96:10140-10145.  Abstract

1998

Weinstein, A; Safran, Sa (1998). Surface and Bulk Ordering in Thin Films.  Europhysics Letters. 42:61-66.  Abstract
Weinstein, A; Safran, Sa (1998). Incomplete Phase Separation in Mixed Monolayers.  Physical Review E. 57:R4883-R4886.  Abstract
Sens, P; Safran, Sa (1998). Pore Formation and Area Exchange in Tense Membranes.  Europhysics Letters. 43:95-100.  Abstract
Safran, Sa (1998). Charge Fluctuations and Shear Stress of Thin Films.  Physical Review Letters. 81:4768-4771.  Abstract
Pincus, Pa; Safran, Sa (1998). Charge Fluctuations and Membrane Attractions.  Europhysics Letters. 42:103-108.  Abstract
Meller, A; Bar-Ziv, R; Tlusty, T; Moses, E; Stavans, J; Safran, Sa (1998). Localized Dynamic Light Scattering: a New Approach to Dynamic Measurements in Optical Microscopy.  Biophysical Journal. 74:1541-1548.  Abstract
Dan, N; Safran, Sa (1998). Effect of Lipid Characteristics on the Structure of Transmembrane Proteins.  Biophysical Journal. 75:1410-1414.  Abstract

1997

Cates, Me; Safran, Sa (1997). Theory of Self-Assembly - Editorial Overview.  Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science. 2:359-360.
Bar-Ziv, R; Meller, A; Tlusty, T; Moses, E; Stavans, J; Safran, Sa (1997). Localized Dynamic Light Scattering: Probing Single Particle Dynamics at the Nanoscale.  Physical Review Letters. 78:154-157.  Abstract
Tlusty, T; Safran, Sa; Menes, R; Strey, R (1997). Scaling Laws For Microemulsions Governed by Spontaneous Curvature.  Physical Review Letters. 78:2616-2619.  Abstract
Menes, R; Safran, Sa; Kessler, D (1997). Profiles of Locally Adhering Membranes.  Europhysics Letters. 40:225-230.  Abstract
Menes, R; Safran, Sa (1997). Nonlinear Response of Membranes to Pinning Sites.  Physical Review E. 56:1891-1899.  Abstract

1996

Arandaespinoza, H; Berman, A; Dan, N; Pincus, P; Safran, S (1996). Interaction Between Inclusions Embedded in Membranes.  Biophysical Journal. 71:648-656.  Abstract
Weinstein, A; Safran, Sa (1996). Supercooling of Surface Modified Liquids.  Physical Review E. 53:R45-R48.  Abstract
Safran, Sa; Tlusty, T (1996). Curvature Elasticity Models of Microemulsions.  Berichte Der Bunsen-Gesellschaft-Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 100:252-263.  Abstract
Deutsch, A; Safran, Sa (1996). Thermal Fluctuations in Supercrystal Stripe Phases of Langmuir Monolayers.  Physical Review E. 54:3906-3927.  Abstract
Cates, Me; Safran, Sa (1996). Theory of Self-Assembly - Editorial Overview.  Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science. 1:327-328.

1995

Srolovitz, Dj; Safran, Sa; Homyonfer, M; Tenne, R (1995). Morphology of Nested Fullerenes.  Physical Review Letters. 74:1779-1782.
Pieruschka, P; Safran, Sa; Marcelja, St (1995). Fluctuating Interfaces in Microemulsion and Sponge Phases - Comment.  Physical Review E. 52:1245-1247.  Abstract
Pieruschka, P; Safran, Sa (1995). Random Interface Model of Sponge Phases.  Europhysics Letters. 31:207-212.  Abstract
Menes, R; Safran, Sa; Strey, R (1995). Reentrant Phase-Separation in Microemulsions.  Physical Review Letters. 74:3399-3402.
Menes, R; Safran, Sa (1995). Fluctuations and Interactions in Microemulsions.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 209:89-PHYS.
Dan, N; Safran, Sa (1995). Solubilization of Proteins in Membranes.  Israel Journal of Chemistry. 35:37-40.  Abstract
Barziv, R; Menes, R; Moses, E; Safran, Sa (1995). Local Unbinding of Pinched Membranes.  Physical Review Letters. 75:3356-3359.  Abstract

1994

Dan, N; Berman, A; Pincus, P; Safran, Sa (1994). Membrane-Induced Interactions Between Inclusions.  Journal de Physique II. 4:1713-1725.  Abstract
Barziv, R; Safran, Sa (1994). Supercooling of Surface-Modified Phases.  Physical Review E. 49:4306-4321.  Abstract
Srolovitz, Dj; Safran, Sa; Tenne, R (1994). Elastic Equilibrium of Curved Thin-Films.  Physical Review E. 49:5260-5270.  Abstract
Pieruschka, P; Safran, Sa (1994). A Random Interface Model of Microemulsions.  Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter. 6:A357-A362.  Abstract
Dan, N; Safran, Sa (1994). Self-Assembly in Mixtures of Diblock Copolymers.  Macromolecules. 27:5766-5772.  Abstract

1993

Safran, Sa; Klein, J (1993). Surface Instability of Viscoelastic Thin-Films.  Journal de Physique II. 3:749-757.  Abstract
Pieruschka, P; Safran, Sa (1993). Random Interfaces and the Physics of Microemulsions.  Europhysics Letters. 22:625-630.  Abstract
Mackintosh, Fc; Safran, Sa (1993). Phase-Separation and Curvature of Bilayer-Membranes.  Physical Review E. 47:1180-1183.  Abstract
Dan, N; Safran, Sa (1993). Spontaneous Curvature of Mixed-Copolymer Bilayers.  Europhysics Letters. 21:975-980.  Abstract
Dan, N; Safran, Sa (1993). Spontaneous Curvature of Mixed-Copolymer Bilayers (Vol 21, pg 975, 1993).  Europhysics Letters. 22:395.
Dan, N; Pincus, P; Safran, Sa (1993). Membrane-Induced Interactions Between Inclusions.  Langmuir. 9:2768-2771.  Abstract
Chandra, P; Safran, Sa (1993). Curvature-Induced Interactions in Self-Assembling Surfactant Monolayers.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 205:216-COLL.
Barziv, R; Safran, Sa (1993). Theory of Monolayer Induced Freezing of Supercooled Liquids.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 205:41-COLL.
Barziv, R; Safran, Sa (1993). Surface Modification and Instabilities of Supercooled Phases.  Europhysics Letters. 22:251-256.  Abstract
Barziv, R; Safran, Sa (1993). Surface Melting of Ice Induced by Hydrocarbon Films.  Langmuir. 9:2786-2788.  Abstract

1991

Safran, Sa; Mackintosh, Fc; Pincus, Pa; Andelman, Da (1991). Stability and Phase-Behavior of Mixed Surfactant Vesicles.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 201:101-COLL.
Mackintosh, Fc; Lubensky, Tc; Safran, Sa; Pincus, Pa (1991). Effects of Composition and Orientational Order on Vesicle Shapes.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 201:102-COLL.
Chandra, P; Safran, Sa (1991). Curvature-Induced Interactions in Microemulsions.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 201:238-COLL.
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