DGK Aboud, MJ Wood, AM Kietzig, Influence of liquid properties on the oblique splashing threshold of drops, Physics of Fluids 32 (6), 061402, 2020.

MJ Coady, NNK Getangama, A Khalili, M Wood, KE Nielsen, JR de Bruyn, ..., Highly cross‐linked UV‐cured siloxane copolymer networks as icephobic coatings, Journal of Polymer Science 58 (7), 1022-1029, 2020.

Y Assaf, AM Kietzig, Laser Surface Structuring of Polymers and Functionalization, Handbook of Laser Micro-and Nano-Engineering, 1-39, 2020.

S Moghtadernejad, M Jadidi, KMT Ahmmed, C Lee, A Dolatabadi, ..., Experimental study of droplet shedding on laser-patterned substrates, Physics of Fluids 31 (12), 122107, 2019.

S Biswas, A Ghosh, A Odusanya, AM Kietzig, Effect of irradiation wavelength on femtosecond laser-induced homogenous surface structures, Applied Surface Science 493, 375-383, 2019.

MJ Wood, MJ Coady, F Aristizabal, K Nielsen, PJ Ragogna, AM Kietzig, Femtosecond laser micromachining of co-polymeric urethane materials, Applied Surface Science 483, 633-641, 2019.

A Karthikeyan, S Coulombe, AM Kietzig, RS Stein, T van de Ven, Interaction of oxygen functionalized multi-walled carbon nanotube nanofluids with copper, Carbon 140, 201-209, 2018.

A Karthikeyan, S Coulombe, AM Kietzig, Boiling heat transfer enhancement with stable nanofluids and laser textured copper surfaces, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 126, 287-296, 2018.

A Ghosh, X Wang, AM Kietzig, M Brochu, Layer-by-layer combination of laser powder bed fusion (LPBF) and femtosecond laser surface machining of fabricated stainless steel components, Journal of Manufacturing Processes 35, 327-336, 2018.

DGK Aboud, AM Kietzig, On the oblique impact dynamics of drops on superhydrophobic surfaces. Part I: sliding length and maximum spreading diameter, Langmuir 34 (34), 9879-9888, 2018.

Y Assaf, M Zhao, AM Kietzig, Femtosecond laser-induced porosity on poly (ethylene) surfaces—A crystallographic and rheological study, Journal of Applied Physics 124 (2), 023103, 2018.

DGK Aboud, AM Kietzig, On the oblique impact dynamics of drops on superhydrophobic surfaces. Part II: restitution coefficient and contact time, Langmuir 34 (34), 9889-9896, 2018.

KMT Ahmmed, R Mafi, AM Kietzig, Colored poly (vinyl chloride) by femtosecond laser machining, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 57 (18), 6161-6170, 2018.

Y Assaf, G Forstmann, AM Kietzig, Wettability modification of porous PET by atmospheric femtosecond PLD, Applied Surface Science 436, 1075-1082, 2018.

Y Assaf, AM Kietzig, Optical and chemical effects governing femtosecond laser-induced structure formation on polymer surfaces, Materials Today Communications 14, 169-179, 2018.

A Karthikeyan, S Coulombe, AM Kietzig, Effect of Particle Loading and Stability on the Wetting Behavior of Nanofluids, Advances in Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion, Volume 3 3, 179, 2018.

MJ Wood, F Aristizabal, M Coady, K Nielson, PJ Ragogna, AM Kietzig, The precise and accurate production of millimetric water droplets using a superhydrophobic generating apparatus, Physics of Fluids 30 (2), 027104, 2018.

MJ Coady, M Wood, GQ Wallace, KE Nielsen, AM Kietzig, ..., Icephobic behavior of UV-cured polymer networks incorporated into slippery lubricant-infused porous surfaces: improving SLIPS durability, ACS applied materials & interfaces 10 (3), 2890-2896, 2018.

KMT Ahmmed, J Montagut, AM Kietzig, Drag on superhydrophobic sharkskin inspired surface in a closed channel turbulent flow, The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 95 (10), 1934-1942, 2017.

Y Assaf, AM Kietzig, Formation of porous networks on polymeric surfaces by femtosecond laser micromachining, Laser-based Micro-and Nanoprocessing XI 10092, 100920X, 2017.

L Matus, AM Kietzig, Extension of incubation models to moving surfaces irradiated by ultra-short pulse lasers, Laser-based Micro-and Nanoprocessing XI 10092, 100921R, 2017.

A Karthikeyan, S Coulombe, AM Kietzig, Wetting behavior of multi-walled carbon nanotube nanofluids, Nanotechnology 28 (10), 105706, 2017.

S Biswas, A Karthikeyan, AM Kietzig, Effect of repetition rate on femtosecond laser-induced homogenous microstructures, Materials 9 (12), 1023, 2016.

O Raimbault, S Benayoun, K Anselme, C Mauclair, T Bourgade, ..., The effects of femtosecond laser-textured Ti-6Al-4V on wettability and cell response, Materials Science and Engineering: C 69, 311-320, 2016.

KMT Ahmmed, C Patience, AM Kietzig, Internal and external flow over laser-textured superhydrophobic polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), ACS applied materials & interfaces 8 (40), 27411-27419, 2016.

EJY Ling, V Uong, JS Renault-Crispo, AM Kietzig, P Servio, Reducing ice adhesion on nonsmooth metallic surfaces: wettability and topography effects, ACS applied materials & interfaces 8 (13), 8789-8800, 2016.

EJY Ling, P Servio, AM Kietzig, Fractal and lacunarity analyses: quantitative characterization of hierarchical surface topographies, Microscopy and Microanalysis 22 (1), 168-177, 2016.

O Raimbault, S Benayoun, K Anselme, C Mauclair, T Bourgade, ..., The Effects of Femtosecond Laser-Textured Ti-6Al-4V on Wettability and Cell, , 2016.

KMT Ahmmed, AM Kietzig, Drag reduction on laser-patterned hierarchical superhydrophobic surfaces, Soft Matter 12 (22), 4912-4922, 2016.

EJY Ling, J Saïd, N Brodusch, R Gauvin, P Servio, AM Kietzig, Investigating and understanding the effects of multiple femtosecond laser scans on the surface topography of stainless steel 304 and titanium, Applied Surface Science 353, 512-521, 2015.

C Quesnel, R Cao, J Lehr, AM Kietzig, AZ Weber, JT Gostick, Dynamic percolation and droplet growth behavior in porous electrodes of polymer electrolyte fuel cells, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 119 (40), 22934-22944, 2015.

DGK Aboud, AM Kietzig, Splashing threshold of oblique droplet impacts on surfaces of various wettability, Langmuir 31 (36), 10100-10111, 2015.

J Verrett, AM Kietzig, M Orjuela-Laverde, I flipped my tutorials: a case study of implementing active learning strategies in engineering, Proceedings of the Canadian Engineering Education Association (CEEA), 2015.

J Lehr, AM Kietzig, Dependence of capillary forces on relative humidity and the surface properties of femtosecond laser micromachined titanium, Journal of colloid and interface science 448, 356-366, 2015.

KMT Ahmmed, EJY Ling, P Servio, AM Kietzig, Introducing a new optimization tool for femtosecond laser-induced surface texturing on titanium, stainless steel, aluminum and copper, Optics and Lasers in Engineering 66, 258-268, 2015.

A Sarkar, AM Kietzig, Design of a robust superhydrophobic surface: thermodynamic and kinetic analysis, Soft Matter 11 (10), 1998-2007, 2015.

KM Ahmmed, C Grambow, AM Kietzig, Fabrication of micro/nano structures on metals by femtosecond laser micromachining, Micromachines 5 (4), 1219-1253, 2014.

J Lehr, F de Marchi, L Matus, J MacLeod, F Rosei, AM Kietzig, The influence of the gas environment on morphology and chemical composition of surfaces micro-machined with a femtosecond laser, Applied surface science 320, 455-465, 2014.

F Liang, J Lehr, L Danielczak, R Leask, AM Kietzig, Robust non-wetting PTFE surfaces by femtosecond laser machining, International journal of molecular sciences 15 (8), 13681-13696, 2014.

J Lehr, AM Kietzig, Production of homogenous micro-structures by femtosecond laser micro-machining, Optics and Lasers in Engineering 57, 121-129, 2014.

S Paolasini, A Kietzig, Synchronized videography of plasma plume expansion during femtosecond laser ablation, Laser Applications in Microelectronic and Optoelectronic Manufacturing …, 2014.

AM Kietzig, J Lehr, L Matus, F Liang, Laser-induced patterns on metals and polymers for biomimetic surface engineering, Laser Applications in Microelectronic and Optoelectronic Manufacturing …, 2014.

AM Kietzig, MC Orjuela-Laverde, INCREASING STUDENT ENGAGEMENT IN CLASS USING AN OPEN-ENDED STUDENT RESPONSE SYSTEM, Proceedings of the Canadian Engineering Education Association (CEEA), 2014.

B White, A Sarkar, AM Kietzig, Fog-harvesting inspired by the Stenocara beetle—An analysis of drop collection and removal from biomimetic samples with wetting contrast, Applied Surface Science 284, 826-836, 2013.

A Sarkar, AM Kietzig, General equation of wettability: A tool to calculate the contact angle for a rough surface, Chemical Physics Letters 574, 106-111, 2013.

AM Kietzig, A biomimetic approach to ice friction, Green Tribology, 223-264, 2012.

AM Kietzig, Comments on “An essay on contact angle measurements”–An illustration of the respective influence of droplet deposition and measurement parameters, Plasma Processes and Polymers 8 (11), 1003-1009, 2011.

AM Kietzig, M Negar Mirvakili, S Kamal, P Englezos, SG Hatzikiriakos, Laser-patterned super-hydrophobic pure metallic substrates: Cassie to Wenzel wetting transitions, Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology 25 (20), 2789-2809, 2011.

AM Kietzig, SG Hatzikiriakos, P Englezos, Physics of ice friction, Journal of Applied Physics 107 (8), 4, 2010.


AM Kietzig, Microscopic ice friction, University of British Columbia, 2010.

AM Kietzig, SG Hatzikiriakos, P Englezos, Ice friction: the effect of thermal conductivity, Journal of glaciology 56 (197), 473-479, 2010.

AM Kietzig, SG Hatzikiriakos, P Englezos, Ice friction: the effects of surface roughness, structure, and hydrophobicity, Journal of Applied Physics 106 (2), 024303, 2009.

AM Kietzig, SG Hatzikiriakos, P Englezos, Patterned superhydrophobic metallic surfaces, Langmuir 25 (8), 4821-4827, 2009.

Book chapters

A.-M. Kietzig, A biomimetic approach to ice friction in Green Tribology – Biomimetics, Energy Conservation and Sustainability; Eds. M. Nosonovsky, B. Bhushan, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 2012.


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