1. H. Nganguia and D. Palaniappan, "Ciliary propulsion through non-uniform flows", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 986:A14, 2024 (pdf)
    2. E. Demir, B. van Gogh, D. Palaniappan, H. Nganguia, "The effect of particle geometry on squirming in a heterogeneous medium", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 986:A20, 2024 (pdf)
    3. U. Aymen, D. Palaniappan, E. Demir, H. Nganguia, "Influence of heterogeneity or shape on the locomotion of a caged squirmer", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 967:A7, 2023 (pdf)
    4. J. Della-Giustina, H. Nganguia, E. Demir, "Squirming with a backward-propelling cage", Physics of Fluids, 35:051703, 2023 (pdf)
    5. H. Nganguia, D. Das, O. S. Pak, Y.-N. Young, "Influence of surface viscosities on the electrodeformation of a prolate viscous drop", Soft Matter, 19:776-789, 2023 (pdf)
    6. H. Nganguia, W.-F. Hu, M.-C. Lai, Y.-N. Young, "Effects of surfactant solubility on the hydrodynamics of a viscous drop in a dc electric field", Physical Review Fluids, 6:064004, 2021
    7. K. Qin, Z. Peng, Y. Chen, H. Nganguia, L. Zhu, O. S. Pak, "Propulsion of an elastic filament in a shear-thinning fluid", Soft Matter, 17:3829-3839, 2021 (pdf)
    8. H. Nganguia, K. Zheng, Y. Chen, O.S.  Pak, L. Zhu, "A note on a swirling squirmer in a shear-thinning fluid", Physics of Fluids, 32:111906, 2020 (pdf)
    9. H. Nganguia, L. Zhu, D. Palaniappan, O. S. Pak, "Squirming in a viscous fluid enclosed by a Brinkman medium", Physical Review E, 101:063105, 2020
    10. H. Nganguia, O. S. Pak, Y.-N. Young, "Effects of surfactant transport on electrodeformation of a viscous drop", Physical Review E, 99:063104, 2019 (pdf)
    11. K. Pietrzyk, H. Nganguia, C. Datt, L. Zhu, G. J. Elfring, O. S. Pak, "Flow around a squirmer in a shear-thinning fluid", Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 268:101-110, 2019 (pdf)
    12. H. Nganguia, O. S. Pak, "Squirming motion in a Brinkman medium", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 855:554-573, 2018 (pdf)
    13. H. Nganguia, K. Pietrzyk, O. S. Pak, “Swimming efficiency in a shear-thinning fluid”, Physical Review E, 96:062606, 2017 (pdf)
    14. H. Nganguia, Y.-N. Young, A. T. Layton, M.-C. Lai, and W.-F. Hu, “Electrohydrodynamics of a viscous drop with inertia”, Physical Review E, 93:053114, 2016 (pdf)
    15. H. Nganguia, Y.-N. Young, A. T. Layton, W.-F. Hu, and M.-C. Lai, “An immersed interface method for axisymmetric electrohydrodynamic simulations in stokes flow”, Communications in Computational Physics, 18:429-449, 2015 (pdf)
    16. H. Nganguia and Y.-N. Young, “Equilibrium electrodeformation of a spheroidal vesicle in an ac electric field”, Physical Review E, 88:052718, 2013 (pdf)
    17. H. Nganguia, Y.-N. Young, P. M. Vlahovska, J. Blawzdziewcz, J. Zhang, and H. Lin, “Equilibrium electro-deformation of a surfactant-laden viscous drop”, Physics of Fluids, 25:092106, 2013 (pdf)
    18. B. Sundaram, A. C. Poje, R. Veit, and H. Nganguia, “Acoustical dead zones and aggregation of whale strandings”, Journal of Theoretical Biology, 238:764-770, 2006 (pdf)


  1. "Soft particles with surface viscosities", with O. S. Pak, Y.-N. Young
  2. “Propulsion of a caged squirmer”, with U. Aymen, J. Della-Giustina, E. Demir, B. van Gogh, O. S. Pak, D. Palaniappan.
  3. “Hydrodynamic implications of slippery pacemaker lead surfaces on lead-induced venous occlusion”, with W. Yang, S. Bathia, D. Obeanauf, M. Esmaily-Moghadam, J. Feinstein, O. S. Pak.


Advisor: Professor Yuan-Nan Young

Title: Electro-Deformation of a Moving Boundary: A Drop Interface and A Lipid Bilayer Membrane. (pdf)