Taher Saif - Publications

Affiliations: 
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign, IL 
Area:
Nano mechanics of cells and materials

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2018 Posey D, Blaisdell-Pijuan P, Knoll SK, Saif TA, Ahmed WW. Small-scale displacement fluctuations of vesicles in fibroblasts. Scientific Reports. 8: 13294. PMID 30185883 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-31656-3  1
2018 Fan A, Tofangchi A, De Venecia M, Saif T. A simple microfluidic platform for the partial treatment of insuspendable tissue samples with orientation control. Lab On a Chip. PMID 29362759 DOI: 10.1039/c7lc00984d  0.92
2017 Fan A, Tofangchi A, Kandel M, Popescu G, Saif T. Coupled circumferential and axial tension driven by actin and myosin influences in vivo axon diameter. Scientific Reports. 7: 14188. PMID 29079766 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-13830-1  0.92
2016 Knoll SG, Ahmed WW, Saif TA. Corrigendum: Contractile dynamics change before morphological cues during fluorescence illumination. Scientific Reports. 6: 21218. PMID 26887932 DOI: 10.1038/srep21218  1
2015 Knoll SG, Ahmed WW, Saif TA. Contractile dynamics change before morphological cues during florescence illumination. Scientific Reports. 5: 18513. PMID 26691776 DOI: 10.1038/srep18513  1
2015 Lee J, Abdeen AA, Tang X, Saif TA, Kilian KA. Geometric guidance of integrin mediated traction stress during stem cell differentiation. Biomaterials. 69: 174-183. PMID 26285084 DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2015.08.005  1
2015 Ali MY, Anand SV, Tangella K, Ramkumar D, Saif TA. Isolation of primary human colon tumor cells from surgical tissues and culturing them directly on soft elastic substrates for traction cytometry Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2015. DOI: 10.3791/52532  1
2015 Fan A, Stebbings KA, Llano DA, Saif T. Stretch induced hyperexcitability of mice callosal pathway Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. 9. DOI: 10.3389/fncel.2015.00292  1
2015 Anand SV, Saif TA. Emergent dynamics of cardiomyocyte clusters on deformable polymeric substrates Extreme Mechanics Letters. DOI: 10.1016/j.eml.2015.09.008  1
2014 Tang X, Tofangchi A, Anand SV, Saif TA. A novel cell traction force microscopy to study multi-cellular system. Plos Computational Biology. 10: e1003631. PMID 24901766 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003631  1
2014 Tang X, Kuhlenschmidt TB, Li Q, Ali S, Lezmi S, Chen H, Pires-Alves M, Laegreid WW, Saif TA, Kuhlenschmidt MS. A mechanically-induced colon cancer cell population shows increased metastatic potential. Molecular Cancer. 13: 131. PMID 24884630 DOI: 10.1186/1476-4598-13-131  1
2014 Ahmed WW, Saif TA. Active transport of vesicles in neurons is modulated by mechanical tension. Scientific Reports. 4: 4481. PMID 24670781 DOI: 10.1038/srep04481  1
2013 Cha C, Antoniadou E, Lee M, Jeong JH, Ahmed WW, Saif TA, Boppart SA, Kong H. Tailoring hydrogel adhesion to polydimethylsiloxane substrates using polysaccharide glue. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). 52: 6949-52. PMID 23729395 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201302925  1
2013 Ahmed WW, Williams BJ, Silver AM, Saif TA. Measuring nonequilibrium vesicle dynamics in neurons under tension. Lab On a Chip. 13: 570-8. PMID 23303380 DOI: 10.1039/c2lc41109a  1
2013 De Souza EJ, Ahmed W, Chan V, Bashir R, Saif T. Cardiac myocytes' dynamic contractile behavior differs depending on heart segment. Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 110: 628-36. PMID 22952006 DOI: 10.1002/bit.24725  1
2013 Tang X, Saif TA. Adhesivity of colon cancer cells during in vitro metastasis International Journal of Applied Mechanics. 5. DOI: 10.1142/S1758825113500257  1
2013 Williams B, Anand S, Rajagopalan J, Saif T. Artificial swimmer powered by cardiomyocytes Asme 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Sbc 2013. 1. DOI: 10.1115/SBC2013-14854  1
2013 Tang X, Saif T. In vitro cancer metastasis induced by mechanical force Asme 2013 2nd Global Congress On Nanoengineering For Medicine and Biology, Nemb 2013. DOI: 10.1115/NEMB2013-93130  1
2012 Tang X, Wen Q, Kuhlenschmidt TB, Kuhlenschmidt MS, Janmey PA, Saif TA. Attenuation of cell mechanosensitivity in colon cancer cells during in vitro metastasis. Plos One. 7: e50443. PMID 23226284 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0050443  1
2012 Chan V, Park K, Collens MB, Kong H, Saif TA, Bashir R. Development of miniaturized walking biological machines. Scientific Reports. 2: 857. PMID 23155480 DOI: 10.1038/srep00857  1
2012 Ahmed WW, Li TC, Rubakhin SS, Chiba A, Sweedler JV, Saif TA. Mechanical tension modulates local and global vesicle dynamics in neurons. Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering. 5: 155-164. PMID 23002399 DOI: 10.1007/s12195-012-0223-1  1
2012 Chan V, Jeong JH, Bajaj P, Collens M, Saif T, Kong H, Bashir R. Multi-material bio-fabrication of hydrogel cantilevers and actuators with stereolithography. Lab On a Chip. 12: 88-98. PMID 22124724 DOI: 10.1039/c1lc20688e  1
2012 Tang X, Bajaj P, Bashir R, Saif T. Mechanical communication between cardiac cell leads to synchrony in beating Asme 2012 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Sbc 2012. 333-334. DOI: 10.1115/SBC2012-80937  1
2012 Tang X, Saif T. Loss of cell adhesion in colon cancer cells during in vitro metastasis measured by bio-mems force sensor Asme 2012 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Sbc 2012. 251-252. DOI: 10.1115/SBC2012-80936  1
2012 Ahmed WW, Rajagopalan J, Tofangchi A, Saif TA. Neuromechanics: The Role of Tension in Neuronal Growth and Memory Nano and Cell Mechanics: Fundamentals and Frontiers. 35-61. DOI: 10.1002/9781118482568.ch3  1
2011 Cha C, Jeong JH, Tang X, Zill AT, Prakash YS, Zimmerman SC, Saif TA, Kong H. Top-down synthesis of versatile polyaspartamide linkers for single-step protein conjugation to materials. Bioconjugate Chemistry. 22: 2377-82. PMID 22053983 DOI: 10.1021/bc200339s  1
2011 Nishitani WS, Saif TA, Wang Y. Calcium signaling in live cells on elastic gels under mechanical vibration at subcellular levels. Plos One. 6: e26181. PMID 22053183 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026181  1
2011 Tang X, Bajaj P, Bashir R, Saif TA. How far cardiac cells can see each other mechanically Soft Matter. 7: 6151-6158. DOI: 10.1039/c0sm01453b  1
2011 Tang X, Cappa T, Kuhlenschmidt T, Kuhlenschmidt M, Saif T. Specific and non-specific adhesion in cancer cells with various metastatic potentials Mechanobiology of Cell-Cell and Cell-Matrix Interactions. 105-122. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-8083-0_6  1
2011 Ahmed WW, Li TC, Rubakhin SS, Chiba A, Sweedler JV, Saif TA. The mechanical sensitivity of vesicle dynamics in in vivo and in vitro neurons Technical Proceedings of the 2011 Nsti Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, Nsti-Nanotech 2011. 3: 436-439.  1
2010 Tang X, Kuhlenschmidt TB, Zhou J, Bell P, Wang F, Kuhlenschmidt MS, Saif TA. Mechanical force affects expression of an in vitro metastasis-like phenotype in HCT-8 cells. Biophysical Journal. 99: 2460-9. PMID 20959086 DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2010.08.034  1
2010 Bajaj P, Tang X, Saif TA, Bashir R. Stiffness of the substrate influences the phenotype of embryonic chicken cardiac myocytes. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Part A. 95: 1261-9. PMID 20939058 DOI: 10.1002/jbm.a.32951  1
2010 Ahmed WW, Kural MH, Saif TA. A novel platform for in situ investigation of cells and tissues under mechanical strain. Acta Biomaterialia. 6: 2979-90. PMID 20188869 DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2010.02.035  1
2010 Ahmed WW, Wolfram T, Goldyn AM, Bruellhoff K, Rioja BA, Möller M, Spatz JP, Saif TA, Groll J, Kemkemer R. Myoblast morphology and organization on biochemically micro-patterned hydrogel coatings under cyclic mechanical strain. Biomaterials. 31: 250-8. PMID 19783042 DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2009.09.047  1
2010 Tang X, Cappa T, Kuhlenschmidt T, Kuhlenschmidt M, Saif TA. A novel way to characterize the non-specific surface adhesion of cancer cells and understand cancer metastasis Asme International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings. 11: 147-149. DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2009-11953  1
2010 Tang X, Cappa T, Kuhlenschmidt TB, Kuhlenschmidt MS, Saif TA. Studying the mechanical sensitivity of human colon cancer cells through a novel bio-mems force sensor Proceedings of the Asme 1st Global Congress On Nanoengineering For Medicine and Biology 2010, Nemb2010. 45-46.  1
2009 Siechen S, Yang S, Chiba A, Saif T. Mechanical tension contributes to clustering of neurotransmitter vesicles at presynaptic terminals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 106: 12611-6. PMID 19620718 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0901867106  1
2009 Tang X, Cappa T, Kuhlenschmidt TB, Kuhlenschmidt MS, Saif TA. Studying the non-specific surface adhesion of cancer cells: A novel way to characterize and understand cancer metastasis Proceedings of the Asme Summer Bioengineering Conference 2009, Sbc2009. 539. DOI: 10.1115/SBC2009-204221  1
2009 Han J, Uchic MD, Saif T. Novel mems apparatus for in situ thermo-mechanical tensile testing of materials at the micro- and nano-scale Proceedings of the Ieee International Conference On Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (Mems). 80-83. DOI: 10.1109/MEMSYS.2009.4805324  1
2008 Yang S, Siechen S, Sung J, Chiba A, Saif T. MEMS based sensors to explore the role of tension in axons for neuro-transmission Proceedings of the Ieee International Conference On Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (Mems). 308-310. DOI: 10.1109/MEMSYS.2008.4443654  1
2008 Saif T. Role of micro-structural heterogeneity in determining mechanical properties of nano-scale metals Advances in Heterogeneous Material Mechanics 2008 - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference On Heterogeneous Material Mechanics, Ichmm 2008. 9.  1
2008 Rajagopalan J, Han J, Saif T. Inhomogeneity and size of Microstructure - A new paradigm in understanding deformation mechanism of nanocrystalline metals Tms Annual Meeting. 201-206.  1
2007 Mani S, Saif T. Stress development in plasma-deposited silicon dioxide thin-films due to hydrogen evolution Thin Solid Films. 515: 3120-3125. DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2006.08.025  1
2007 Yang S, Siechen S, Sun J, Chiba A, Saif T. Learning by tension Proceedings of the Asme Summer Bioengineering Conference 2007, Sbc 2007. 65-66.  1
2006 Mani S, Saif T, Han JH. Effect of annealing on the conductivity of electroless deposited Ni nanowires and films Ieee Transactions On Nanotechnology. 5: 138-141. DOI: 10.1109/TNANO.2006.869662  1
2006 Saif T. Mechanical response of single living cells under controlled stretch and indentation using functionalized micro force sensors Proceedings of 2006 International Conference On Microtechnologies in Medicine and Biology. 3. DOI: 10.1109/MMB.2006.251470  1
2006 Hattar K, Han JJ, Saif T, Robertson IM, Follstaedt DM, Hearne SJ. Correlating dislocation behavior with macroscopic mechanical properties directly in the TEM through use of a novel tensile test device Microscopy and Microanalysis. 12: 932-933. DOI: 10.1017/S143192760606524X  1
2006 Yang S, Saif T. MEMS Based sensors for the study of indentation response of single cells Proceedings of the Ieee International Conference On Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (Mems). 2006: 20-23.  1
2006 Mani S, Han J, Saif T, Richter G, Arzt E. DNA-templated free-standing nanowires with controllable dimensions for in-situ TEM analysis 2006 6th Ieee Conference On Nanotechnology, Ieee-Nano 2006. 2: 537-539.  1
2006 Hattar K, Robertson IM, Han J, Saif T, Hearne SJ, Follstaedt D. Deformation and failure processes operating in ultra-fine grain metals Fracture of Nano and Engineering Materials and Structures - Proceedings of the 16th European Conference of Fracture. 683-684.  1
2005 Yang S, Saif T. Reversible and repeatable linear local cell force response under large stretches. Experimental Cell Research. 305: 42-50. PMID 15777786 DOI: 10.1016/j.yexcr.2004.12.026  1
2005 Mani S, Saif TM. Mechanism of controlled crack formation in thin-film dielectrics Applied Physics Letters. 86: 1-3. DOI: 10.1063/1.1927267  1
2005 Yang S, Saif T. Micromachined force sensors for the study of cell mechanics Review of Scientific Instruments. 76. DOI: 10.1063/1.1863792  1
2005 Yang S, Saif T. Observations on the response of actin networks in living fibroblasts due to large indentation/compression disturbance Proceedings of the 2005 Summer Bioengineering Conference. 2005: 303-304.  1
2005 Yang S, Saif T. Force response of single living fibroblasts under large deformations studied by MEMS sensors Proceedings of the 2005 Summer Bioengineering Conference. 2005: 1208-1209.  1
2005 Yang S, Saif T. Microinstruments for single cellular studies Micro Total Analysis Systems - Proceedings of Microtas 2005 Conference: 9th International Conference On Miniaturized Systems For Chemistry and Life Sciences. 1: 900-902.  1
2005 Hattar K, Han JH, Follstaedt DM, Hearne SJ, Saif TA, Rohertson IM. Length scale effects on deformation and failure mechanisms of ultra-fine grained aluminum Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 907: 1-6.  1
2004 Han JH, Saif TM. Activation energy measurement in thin gold film by MEMS-based tensile testing device American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Materials Division (Publication) Md. 99: 187-190. DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2004-61385  1
2004 Mani S, Saif TM. Stress assisted controlled fabrication of nano channels and their flow characteristics American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Electronic and Photonic Packaging, Epp. 4: 565-569. DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2004-60972  1
2004 Sulfridge M, Saif T, Miller N, Meinhart M. Nonlinear dynamic study of a bistable MEMS: Model and experiment Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 13: 725-731. DOI: 10.1109/JMEMS.2004.835766  1
2004 Bauer JM, Saif TA, Beebe DJ. Surface tension driven formation of microstructures Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 13: 553-558. DOI: 10.1109/JMEMS.2004.832181  1
2004 Alaca BE, Sehitoglu H, Saif T. Guided self-assembly of metallic nanowires and channels Applied Physics Letters. 84: 4669-4671. DOI: 10.1063/1.1759781  1
2004 Hattar K, Han J, Saif T, Robertson IM. Development and application of a MEMS-based in Situ TEM straining device for ultra-fine grained metallic systems Microscopy and Microanalysis. 10: 50-51. DOI: 10.1017/S143192760488471X  1
2004 Haque A, Saif T. Is there a critical size in nano grained metals for ductile to brittle transition? Proceedings of the 3rd Asme Integrated Nanosystems Conference - Design, Synthesis, and Applications. 93-94.  1
2004 Yang S, Saif T. Mechanical response of single living cells by bio-mems sensors Proceedings of the Ieee International Conference On Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (Mems). 265-267.  1
2004 Turner K, Saif T, Allen J. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Micro-Electro Mechanical Systems Division, (Publications) MEMS: Introduction American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Micro-Electro Mechanical Systems Division, (Publications) Mems. 1-2.  1
2004 Alaca E, Sehitoglu H, Saif T. Fabrication of directed nano wire networks through self-assembly Proceedings of the Ieee International Conference On Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (Mems). 415-417.  1
2004 Hattar K, Gregg J, Han J, Saif T, Robertson IM. In situ TEM observations of grain growth in nanograined thin films Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 854: 101-106.  1
2003 Saif T, Alaca E, Sehitoglu H. Nano wires by self assembly Proceedings of the Ieee Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (Mems). 45-47.  1
2002 Saif T, Alaca BE, Sehitoglu H. Self assembled nano wires Asme International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings. 83-85. DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2002-33327  1
2002 Sulfridge M, Saif T, Miller N. Nonlinear dynamic study of a bistable MEMS beam toggled by optical actuation Asme International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings. 117-120. DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2002-33260  1
2002 Sulfridge M, Saif T, Miller N, O'Hara K. Optical actuation of a bistable MEMS Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 11: 574-583. DOI: 10.1109/JMEMS.2002.803417  1
2002 Saif TA. On the capillary interaction between solid plates forming menisci on the surface of a liquid Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 321-347. DOI: 10.1017/S0022112002002483  1
2002 Haque A, Saif T. In-situ mechanical characterization of a freestanding 100 nanometer thick aluminum film in SEM using MEMS sensors Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings. 695: 361-364.  1
2002 Saif T, Sager C, Coyer S. Force response of single living cells due to localized deformation Asme International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings. 591-593.  1
2001 Sulfridge M, Miller N, Saif T, O'Hara K. Actuation of MEMS by light: An optical actuator Asme International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings. 2: 2681-2687.  1
2000 Sager C, LeDuc P, Saif T. In-situ adhesion studies of a single living bovine endothelial cell using MEMS sensor 1st Annual International Ieee-Embs Special Topic Conference On Microtechnologies in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings. 76-79. DOI: 10.1109/MMB.2000.893745  1
1999 Shannon MA, Philpott ML, Miller NR, Bullard CW, Beebe DJ, Jacobi AM, Hrnjak PS, Saif T, Aluru N, Sehitoglu H, Rockett A, Economy J. Integrated mesoscopic cooler circuits (IMCCS) American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Advanced Energy Systems Division (Publication) Aes. 39: 75-82.  1
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