Surface Forces and Nanorheology of Molecularly Thin Films. Marina Ruths and Jacob N. Israelachvili, in Handbook of Nanotechnology, 3rd edition, Chapter 29, B. Bhushan, Ed., Springer-Verlag. (2010) 857-922.

Surface Forces and Viscosity of Water Measured Between Silica Sheets. R.G Horn et al., Chem Phys Lett (1989) 162 404.

Thin film rheology and tribology of confined polymer melts: contrasts with bulk properties. G. Luengo, et al., Macromolecules (1997) 30 2482–2494.

Triboelectrification between smooth metal surfaces coated with self-assembled monolayers (SAMs). Akbulut, M., A.R.G. Alig, and J. Israelachvili, Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2006) 110 (44) 22271-22278.

Friction and tribochemical reactions occurring at shearing interfaces of nanothin silver films on various substrates. Akbulut, M., A.R.G. Alig, and J. Israelachvili, Journal of Chemical Physics (2006) 124 (17).

Amontons’ Law at the molecular level. A. Berman, C. Drummond, J. Israelachvili, Trib. Letters (1998) 4 95–101.

Force Measurements

Tribological parameters measured in SFA experiments

Surface Force Interactions

Quantized friction forces measured across cyclohexane liquid films ordered into molecular layer

Limit cycles in dynamic adhesion and friction processes: a discussion. H. Zeng et al., J. Adhesion (2006) 82 933-943.

High Speed Frictions Measurements Using a Modified Surface Forces Apparatus. D. D. Lowrey, K. Tasaka, J. H. Kindt, X. Banquy, N. Belman, Y. Min, N. S. Pesida, G. Mordukhovich, J. N. Israelachvili. Tribology Letters (2011) 42 117-127.

Measurements of anisotropic (off-axis) friction-induced motion Kai Kristiansen, Xavier Banquy, Hongbo Zeng, Eric Charrault, Suzanne Giasson, and Jacob Israelachvili. Adv. Matls. (2012) 24 (38) 5236-5241.

On the conformational state of molecules in molecularly thin shearing films. Jacob N. Israelachvili and Carlos Drummond, PNAS 112 (2015) (36) E4973.

Time-dependent wetting behavior of PDMS surfaces with bio-inspired, hierarchical structures. Himanshu Mishra, Alex M. Schrader, Dong Woog Lee, Adair Gallo Jr., Szu-Ying Chen, Yair Kaufman, Saurabh Das, and Jacob N. Israelachvili, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2016) 8 (12) 8168–8174.