List of Publications

2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2011-2016 2003-2010 Reviews & Books


Preprints

Published papers

     2021

  1. Theory of unconventional singularities of frictional shear cracks
    E. A. Brener, E. Bouchbinder
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 153, 104466 (2021) arXiv:2103.10826

  2. Low-frequency vibrational spectrum of mean-field disordered systems
    E. Bouchbinder, E. Lerner, C. Rainone, P. Urbani, F. Zamponi
    Physical Review B 103, 174202 (2021) arXiv:2012.11558

  3. Mean-field model of interacting quasilocalized excitations in glasses
    C. Rainone, P. Urbani, F. Zamponi, E. Lerner, E. Bouchbinder
    SciPost Physics Core 4, 008 (2021) arXiv:2010.11180

  4. Unconventional singularities and energy balance in frictional rupture
    E. A. Brener, E. Bouchbinder
    Nature Communications 12, 2585 (2021) arXiv:2008.04697

  5. The fracture of highly deformable soft materials: A tale of two length scales
    R. Long, C.Y. Hui, J. P. Gong, E. Bouchbinder
    Annual Review of Condensed Matter Physics 12, 71 (2021) arXiv:2004.03159

  6. Oscillatory and tip-splitting instabilities in 2D dynamic fracture: The roles of intrinsic material length and time scales
    A. Vasudevan, Y. Lubomirsky, C.H. Chen, E. Bouchbinder, A. Karma
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 151, 104372 (2021) arXiv:2012.04272

  7. Elastic moduli fluctuations predict wave attenuation rates in glasses
    G. Kapteijns, D. Richard, E. Bouchbinder, E. Lerner
    The Journal of Chemical Physics (Communication) 154, 081101 (2021) arXiv:2008.08337

    Featured on JCP front page and selected as Editor’s pick
    Selected as JCP Scilight:
    Attenuation of waves in glasses better understood through computer simulations
    Scilight 2021, 091102 (2021)

  8. Internally-stressed and positionally-disordered minimal complexes yield glasslike nonphononic excitations
    A. Moriel
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 126, 088004 (2021) arXiv:2010.05536

    2020

  9. Does a universal lower bound on glassy mechanical disorder exist?
    K. González-López, E. Bouchbinder, E. Lerner (2020) arXiv:2012.03634

  10. Extracting the properties of quasilocalized modes in computer glasses: Long-range continuum fields, contour integrals and boundary effects
    A. Moriel, Y. Lubomirsky, E. Lerner, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E 102, 033008 (2020) arXiv:2007.11421

  11. Universality of the nonphononic vibrational spectrum across different classes of computer glasses
    K. Gonzalez Lopez, D. Richard, G. Kapteijns, R. Pater, T. Vaknin, E. Bouchbinder, E. Lerner
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 125, 085502 (2020) arXiv:2003.07616

  12. Statistical mechanics of local force dipole responses in computer glasses
    C. Rainone, E. Bouchbinder, E. Lerner  
    The Journal of Chemical Physics 152, 194503 (2020) arXiv:2001.11430

  13. Cellular contractile forces are nonmechanosensitive
    L. Feld, L. Kellerman, A. Mukherjee, A. Livne, E. Bouchbinder,  H. Wolfenson 
    Science Advances 6, eaaz6997 (2020) bioRxiv:10.1101/733303v2 
    Recommended on F1000Prime

  14. Pinching a glass reveals key properties of its soft spots
    C. Rainone, E. Bouchbinder, E. Lerner
    PNAS 117, 5228-5234 (2020) arXiv:1911.07744

  15. The emergence of crack-like behavior of frictional rupture: Edge singularity and energy balance
    F. Barras, M. Aldam, T. Roch, E. A. Brener, E. Bouchbinder, J.F. Molinari
    Earth and Planetary Science Letters 531, 115978 (2020) arXiv:1907.04376
    Media coverage

    2019

  16. The emergence of crack-like behavior of frictional rupture: The origin of stress drops
    F. Barras, M. Aldam, T. Roch, E. A. Brener, E. Bouchbinder, J.F. Molinari
    Phys. Rev. X 9, 041043 (2019) arXiv:1906.11533
    Media coverage

  17. Spatiotemporal dynamics of frictional systems: The interplay of interfacial friction and bulk elasticity
    Y. Bar-Sinai, M. Aldam, R. Spatschek, E. A. Brener, E. Bouchbinder
    Lubricants 7, 91 (2019) arXiv:1908.02820
    An invited feature paper

  18. Wave attenuation in glasses: Rayleigh and generalized-Rayleigh scattering scaling
    A. Moriel, G. Kapteijns, C. Rainone, J. Zylberg, E. Lerner, E. Bouchbinder
    The Journal of Chemical Physics 151, 104503 (2019) arXiv:1905.03378

  19. Finite-size effects on sound damping in stable computer glasses
    C. Rainone, A. Moriel, G. Kapteijns, E. Bouchbinder, E. Lerner (2019) arXiv:1902.06225

  20. Anisotropic Structural Predictor in Glassy Materials
    Z. Schwartzman-Nowik, E. Lerner, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E 99, 060601(R) (2019) arXiv:1901.05202

    2018

  21. Tissue-level mechanosensitivity: Predicting and controlling the orientation of 3D vascular networks
    S. Landau, A. Moriel, A. Livne, M-H. Zheng, E. Bouchbinder, S. Levenberg
    Nano Lett. 18, 7698-7708 (2018)
    Media coverage (in Hebrew)Media coverage
     

  22. Unstable slip pulses and earthquake nucleation as a non-equilibrium first-order phase transition
    E. A. Brener, M. Aldam, F. Barras, J-F. Molinari, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. Lett 121, 234302 (2018) arXiv:1807.06890
    Supplementary movies
     

  23. Universality and stability phase-diagram of two-dimensional brittle fracture
    Y. Lubomirsky, C. H. Chen, A. Karma, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 134301 (2018) arXiv:1807.07329
    Supplementary movies
     

  24. Mechanical glass transition revealed by the fracture toughness of metallic glasses
    J. Ketkaew, W. Chen, H. Wang, A. Datye, M. Fan, G. Pereira, U. D. Schwarz, Z. Liu, R. Yamada, W. Dmowski, M. D. Shattuck, C. S. O’Hern, T. Egami, E. Bouchbinder, J. Schroers
    Nature Comm. 9, 3271 (2018)
    Media coverage
     

  25. Universal nonphononic density of states in 2D, 3D and 4D glasses
    G. Kapteijns, E. Bouchbinder, E. Lerner
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 055501  (2018) arXiv:1803.11383
     

  26. Universal disorder-induced broadening of phonon bands: from disordered lattices to glasses
    E. Bouchbinder, E. Lerner
    New J. Phys. 20, 073022 (2018) arXiv:1801.05170
     

  27. Necking instabilities in elasto-viscoplastic materials
    A. Moriel, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. Materials 2, 073602 (2018) arXiv:1804.04369
     

  28. A characteristic energy scale in glasses
    E. Lerner, E. Bouchbinder
    The Journal of Chemical Physics 148, 214502 (2018) arXiv:1802.01131
    Selected as JCP Editors’ Choice 2018
     

  29. Frustration-induced internal stresses are responsible for quasilocalized modes in structural glasses
    E. Lerner, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E. 97, 032140 (2018) arXiv:1711.11263

    2017

  30. Critical nucleation length for accelerating frictional slip
    M. Aldam, M. Weikamp, R. Spatschek, E. A. Brener, E. Bouchbinder
    Geophys. Res. Lett. 44, 11390-11398 (2017) arXiv:1707.04119
     

  31. Nonmonotonicity of the frictional bimaterial effect
    M. Aldam, S. Xu, E. A. Brener, Y. Ben-Zion, E. Bouchbinder
    J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth 122, 8270–8284 (2017) arXiv:1707.01132
     

  32. Effect of instantaneous and continuous quenches on the density of vibrational modes in model glasses
    E. Lerner, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E. 96, 020104(R) (2017) arXiv.org:1705.01037
     

  33. Instability in dynamic fracture and the failure of the classical theory of cracks
    C. H. Chen, E. Bouchbinder, A. Karma
    Nature Physics 13, 1186–1190 (2017) arXiv:1707.03661
     

  34. Local thermal energy as structural indicator in glasses
    J. Zylberg, E. Lerner, Y. Bar-Sinai, E. Bouchbinder
    PNAS 114, 7289-7294 (2017) arXiv:1703.09014
     

  35. Gaussian fluctuations of spatially inhomogeneous polymers
    Y. Bar-Sinai, E. Bouchbinder 
    Soft Matter 13, 995-1005 (2017) arXiv 1601.01425

    2011-2016

  36. Frictional Sliding without Geometrical Reflection Symmetry
    M. Aldam, Y. Bar-Sinai, I. Svetlizky, E. A. Brener, J. Fineberg, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. X 6, 041023 (2016) arXiv 1605.05378
    Media coverage (English, Hebrew)
     
  37. Notch fracture toughness of glasses: Dependence on rate, age and geometry
    M. Vasoya, C. H. Rycroft, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. Applied 6, 024008 (2016) arXiv 1601.02585
     
  38. Statistics and properties of low-frequency vibrational modes in structural glasses
    E. Lerner, G. Düring, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 035501 (2016) arXiv 1604.05187

    Erratum: Statistics and properties of low-frequency vibrational modes in structural glasses
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 099901 (2017)
     

  39. Dynamic instabilities of frictional sliding at a bimaterial interface
    E. A. Brener, M. Weikamp, R. Spatschek, Y. Bar-Sinai, E. Bouchbinder
    J. Mech. Phys. Solids 89, 149-173 (2016) arXiv 1507.00156
  40. Recent developments in dynamic fracture: Some perspectives
    J. Fineberg, E. Bouchbinder
    Int. J. Fracture 196, 33-57 (2015) arXiv 1504.04851
    Featured as a "Key Scientific Article" in Advances In Engineering
     
  41. An Eulerian projection method for quasi-static elastoplasticity
    C. H. Rycroft, Y. Sui, E. Bouchbinder
    J. Comput. Phys. 300, 136-166 (2015) arXiv 1409.2173
     
  42. Spatial distribution of thermal energy in equilibrium
    Y. Bar-Sinai, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E. 91, 060103(R) (2015) arXiv 1503.02325
    Selected as the Editors' suggestion

     

  43. Failing softly: A fracture theory of highly-deformable materials
    T. Goldman Boué, R. Harpaz, J. Fineberg, E. Bouchbinder
    Soft Matter 11, 3812-3821 (2015), arXiv 1502.04848
     
  44. Velocity-strengthening friction significantly affects interfacial dynamics, strength and dissipation
    Y. Bar-Sinai, R. Spatschek, E. Brener, E. Bouchbinder
    Sci. Rep. 5, 7841 (2015) arXiv 1407.4253
  45. Two-temperature continuum thermomechanics of deforming amorphous solids
    K. Kamrin, E. Bouchbinder
    J. Mech. Phys. Solids 73, 269-288 (2014) arXiv 1401.1228
     
  46. Variable-amplitude oscillatory shear response of amorphous materials
    N. Perchikov, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E, 89 062307 (2014). arXiv 1404.3399
     
  47. Cell reorientation under cyclic stretching
    A. Livne, E. Bouchbinder, B. Geiger
    Nature Comm. 5, 3938 (2014). arXiv 1412.0369
     
  48. The Dynamics of Rapid Fracture: Instabilities, Nonlinearities and Length Scales
    E. Bouchbinder, T. Goldman, J. Fineberg
    Rep. Prog. Phys. 77, 046501 (2014). arXiv 1305.0989
     
  49. On the velocity-strengthening behavior of dry friction
    Y. Bar-Sinai, R. Spatschek, E. Brener, E. Bouchbinder
    J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth 119, 1738-1748 (2014). arXiv 1308.1420
  50. Instabilities at Frictional Interfaces: Creep Patches, Nucleation and Rupture Fronts
    Y. Bar-Sinai, R. Spatschek, E. Brener, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E 88, 060403(R) (2013). arXiv 1306.3658
    Supplementary Material
     
  51. Nonequilibrium thermodynamics and glassy rheology
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer
    Soft Matter 9, 8786 (2013). arXiv 1305.4770
     
  52. The cooling rate dependence of the shear modulus of amorphous solids
    Ashwin J., E. Bouchbinder, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 87, 042310 (2013). arXiv 1301.4664
     
  53. Dynamic stability of crack fronts: Out-of-plane corrugations
    M. Adda-Bedia, R. E. Arias, E. Bouchbinder , E. Katzav
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 014302 (2013). arXiv:1209.0619
     
  54. Fracture Toughness of Metallic Glasses: Annealing-Induced Embrittlement
    C. H. Rycroft, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 194301 (2012). arXiv:1207.4216

     

  55. A nonlinear symmetry breaking effect in shear cracks
    R. Harpaz, E. Bouchbinder
    J. Mech. Phys. Solids 60, 1703 (2012). arXiv:1111.2452

     

  56. A simple nonlinear equation for structural relaxation in glasses
    I. Kolvin, E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E 86, 010501(R) (2012). arXiv:1205.3894

     

  57. Slow rupture of frictional interfaces
    Y. Bar-Sinai, E.A. Brener, E. Bouchbinder
    Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L03308, (2012). arXiv:1111.3246

     

  58. An intrinsic nonlinear scale governs oscillations in rapid fracture
    T. Goldman, R. Harpaz, E. Bouchbinder, J. Fineberg
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 104303 (2012). arXiv:1110.6506

     

  59. Slow Cracklike Dynamics at the Onset of Frictional Sliding
    E. Bouchbinder, E.A. Brener, I. Barel, M. Urbakh
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 235501 (2011). arXiv:1103.3942

     

  60. Viscoelastic Fracture of Biological Composites
    E. Bouchbinder, E.A. Brener
    J. Mech. Phys. Solids 59, 2279 (2011). arXiv:1104.0814

     

  61. Shear-Transformation-Zone Theory of Linear Glassy Dynamics
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer
    Phys. Rev. E 83, 061503 (2011). arXiv:1101.2015

     

  62. Linear Response Theory for Hard and Soft Glassy Materials
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 148301 (2011). arXiv:1101.3539
     

    2003-2010

  63. Autonomy and Singularity in Dynamic Fracture
    E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E 82, 015101(R) (2010). arXiv:1005.2310

     

  64. Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics of the Kovacs Effect
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer
    Soft Matter 6, 3065 (2010). arXiv:1001.3701

     

  65. Thermodynamic Theory of Dislocation-mediated Plasticity
    J.S. Langer, E. Bouchbinder, T. Lookman
    Acta Materialia 58, 3718 (2010). arXiv:0908.3913

     

  66. The Near-Tip Fields of Fast Cracks
    A. Livne, E. Bouchbinder, I. Svetlizky, J. Fineberg
    Science 327, 1359 (2010).

     

  67. Dynamics of Simple Cracks
    E. Bouchbinder, J. Fineberg, M. Marder
    Annu. Rev. Cond. Mat. Phys. 1, 371 (2010). arXiv:0911.0173

     

  68. Weakly Nonlinear Fracture Mechanics: Experiments and Theory
    E. Bouchbinder, A. Livne, J. Fineberg
    Int. J. Fract. 162, 3 (2010).

     

  69. Dynamic Crack Tip Equation of Motion: High-speed Oscillatory Instability
    E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 103 ,164301 (2009). arXiv:0908.1178

     

  70. Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics of Amorphous Materials III: Shear-Transformation-Zone Plasticity.
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer
    Phys. Rev. E 80, 031133 (2009). arXiv:0903.1527

     

  71. Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics of Amorphous Materials II: Effective-Temperature Theory.
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer
    Phys. Rev. E 80, 031132(2009). arXiv:0903.1524

     

  72. Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics of Amorphous Materials I: Internal Degrees of Freedom and Volume Deformation
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer
    Phys. Rev. E 80, 031131 (2009). arXiv:0903.1521

     

  73. The 1/r Singularity in Weakly Nonlinear Fracture Mechanics
    E. Bouchbinder, A. Livne, J. Fineberg
    J. Mech. Phys. Solids 57, 1568 (2009). Also: arXiv:0902.2121

     

  74. Weakly Nonlinear Theory of Dynamic Fracture
    E. Bouchbinder, A. Livne, J. Fineberg
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 264302 (2008). arXiv:0807.4868

     

  75. Breakdown of Linear Elastic Fracture Mechanics near the Tip of a Rapid Crack
    A. Livne, E. Bouchbinder, J. Fineberg
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 264301 (2008). arXiv:0807.4866

     

  76. Elastic Nonlinearities in a One-dimensional Model of Fracture
    E. Bouchbinder, T.S. Lo
    Phys. Rev. E 78, 056105 (2008). arXiv:0808.0323

     

  77. Stability of an Expanding Circular Cavity and the Failure of Amorphous Solids
    E. Bouchbinder, T.S. Lo, I. Procaccia, E. Shtilerman
    Phys. Rev. E 78, 026124 (2008). arXiv:0711.1724

     

  78. Fronts Propagation at the Onset of Plastic Yielding
    E. Bouchbinder, T.S. Lo
    Phys. Rev. E 78, 026119 (2008). arXiv:0707.4573

     

  79. Effective Temperature Dynamics in an Athermal Amorphous Plasticity Theory
    E. Bouchbinder
    Phys. Rev. E 77, 051505 (2008). arXiv:0801.4131

     

  80. Dynamic Failure in Amorphous Solids via a Cavitation Instability
    E. Bouchbinder, T.S. Lo, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 77, 025101(R) (2008). arXiv:0707.1622

     

  81. Self-Affine Roughness of a Crack Front in Heterogeneous Media
    E. Bouchbinder, M. Bregman, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 76, 025101(R) (2007). arXiv:0704.2867

     

  82. Free-Boundary Dynamics in Elasto-plastic Amorphous Solids: The Circular Hole Problem
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer, T.S. Lo, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 76, 026115 (2007). arXiv:cond-mat/0612620

     

  83. Athermal Shear-Transformation-Zone Theory of Amorphous Plastic Deformation II: Analysis of Simulated Amorphous Silicon
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 75, 036108 (2007). arXiv:cond-mat/0611026

     

  84. Athermal Shear-Transformation-Zone Theory of Amorphous Plastic Deformation I: Basic Principles
    E. Bouchbinder, J.S. Langer, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 75, 036107 (2007). arXiv:cond-mat/0611025

     

  85. Oscillatory Instability in Two-Dimensional Dynamic Fracture
    E. Bouchbinder, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 124302 (2007). arXiv:cond-mat/0609224

     

  86. Direct Identification of the Glass Transition: Growing Length Scale and the Onset of Plasticity
    E. Aharonov, E. Bouchbinder, H.G.E. Hentschel, V. Ilyin, N. Makedonska, I. Procaccia, N. Schupper
    Europhys. Lett. 77, 56002 (2007). arXiv:cond-mat/0608305

     

  87. Statistical Physics of Fracture Surfaces Morphology
    E. Bouchbinder, I. Procaccia, S. Sela
    J. Stat. Phys. 125, 1029 (2006). arXiv:cond-mat/0510368

     

  88. Dissipative Visco-plastic Deformation in Dynamic Fracture: Tip Blunting and Velocity Selection
    E. Bouchbinder, A. Pomyalov, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 134301 (2006). arXiv:cond-mat/0604050

     

  89. Random and Correlated Roughening in Slow Fracture by Damage Nucleation
    I. Ben-Dayan, E. Bouchbinder, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 74, 046102 (2006). arXiv:cond-mat/0603621

     

  90. Fracture Surfaces as Multiscaling Graphs
    E. Bouchbinder, I. Procaccia, S. Santucci, L. Vanel
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 055509 (2006). arXiv:cond-mat/0508183

     

  91. Disentangling Scaling Properties in Anisotropic Fracture
    E. Bouchbinder, I. Procaccia, S. Sela
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 255503 (2005). arXiv:cond-mat/0508549

     

  92. Nonuniversality in Microbranching Instabilities in Rapid Fracture
    E. Bouchbinder, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 72, 055103(R) (2005). arXiv:cond-mat/0504438

     

  93. Void Formation and Roughening in Slow Fracture
    I. Afek, E. Bouchbinder, E. Katzav, J. Mathiesen, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 71, 066127 (2005). arXiv:cond-mat/0410610

     

  94. Branching Instabilities in Rapid Fracture: Dynamics and Geometry
    E. Bouchbinder, J. Mathiesen, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 71, 056118 (2005). arXiv:cond-mat/0410448

     

  95. Crack-microcrack Interactions in Dynamical Fracture
    E. Bouchbinder, D. Kessler, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 70, 046107 (2004). arXiv:cond-mat/0403680

     

  96. Roughening of Fracture Surfaces: the Role of Plastic Deformations
    E. Bouchbinder, J. Mathiesen, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 245505 (2004). arXiv:cond-mat/0312669

     

  97. Stress Field around Arbitrarily Shaped Cracks in Two-Dimensional Elastic Materials
    E. Bouchbinder, J. Mathiesen, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 69, 026127 (2004). arXiv:cond-mat/0309523

     

  98. Dynamical Instabilities of Quasi-static Crack Propagation under Thermal Stress
    E. Bouchbinder, H.G.E. Hentschel, I. Procaccia
    Phys. Rev. E 68, 036601 (2003). arXiv:nlin/0305021

 

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