(Please click right on PDF links and "save target as"). Reviewed conference proceedings are in purple.


The fern cavitation catapult: mechanism and design principles.
Llorens C, Argentina M, Rojas N, Westbrook J, Dumais J, Noblin X.  J. R. Soc. Interface 13:20150930 (2016)

Microfluidic separation of magnetic nanoparticles on an ordered array of magnetized micropillars.
Orlandi, G, Kuzhir, P, Izmaylov, Y, Marins, JA, Ezzaier, H, Robert, L, Doutre, F, Noblin, X., Lomenech, C, Bossis, G, Meunier,  A, Sandoz, G, Zubarev, A.  PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 93, 6, 062604 (2016)

Bubble dynamics inside an outgassing hydrogel confined in a Hele-Shaw cell.
Haudin, F, Noblin, X., Bouret, Y, Argentina, M, Raufaste, C. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 94, 2, 023109 (2016)

Physics of rapid movements in plants
Y. Forterre, P. Marmottant, C. Quilliet and X. Noblin. Europhysics News, 47 1, 27-30 (2016)


Adaptive pumping for spectral control of random lasers.
Bachelard, N., Gigan, S., Noblin, X., Sebbah, P. NATURE PHYSICS (10), 6, pp. 426-431 (2014)

Physique des mouvements rapides chez les plantes. Y. Forterre, P. Marmottant, C. Quilliet, X. Noblin. Reflets de la physique (40), pp. 4-8. SFP. (2014) 

Stability of the hydrophilic and superhydrophobic properties of oxygen plasma-treated poly(tetrafluoroethylene) surfaces. PDF (1266 Ko)
H. S. Salapare, F. Guittard, X. Noblin, E. Taffin de Givenchy, F. Celestini, H. J. Ramos. J.of Coll. and Int. Sci. 396, p. 287 (2013)


Optofluidic random laser. PDF (1207 Ko)
B.N.S. Bhaktha, N. Bachelard, X. Noblin, P. Sebbah.
Applied Physics Letters, 101, 151101 (2012)

Electrowetting Control of bouncing jets. PDF (497 Ko)
X. Noblin
, F. Celestini. Applied Physics Letters, 101, 094101 (2012)

The Fern Sporangium: A Unique Catapult. Main text PDF(1455 Ko), SOM, PDF (1155 Ko)
X. Noblin, N. O. Rojas, J. Westbrook, C. Llorens, M. Argentina, J. Dumais. SCIENCE, (335), 6074, p. 1322 (2012).


Propagation of acoustic waves in a one-dimensional array of noncohesive cylinders. PDF (720 Ko)

G. Huillard, X. Noblin, and J. Rajchenbach. Phys. Rev. E, 84, 016602 (2011).

Random Laser Emission in an Innovative Structured Microfluidic Channel.
S. Bhaktha B.N., X. Noblin, P. Sebbah. Proceedings of PHOTONICS 2010, The International Conference on Fiber Optics and Photonics, December 11-15, 2010, IIT Guwahati, India.

Superoleophobic behavior of fluorinated conductive polymer films combining electropolymerization and lithography. PDF (250 Ko)

T. Darmanin, S. Amigoni, E. Tafin de Givenchy, F. Guittard, X. Noblin, R. Kofman, F. Celestini, SOFT MATTER, 7, 3, pp. 1053-1057 (2011).


Water jet rebounds on hydrophobic surfaces: a first step to jet micro-fluidics. PDF (238 Ko)

F. Celestini, R. Kofman, X. Noblin and M. Pellegrin, SOFT MATTER, 6, 23, pp. 5872-5876 (2010).

Dynamics of a ball bouncing on a vibrated elastic membrane. PDF (750 Ko)

B. Eichwald, M. Argentina, X. Noblin and F. Celestini. Phys. Rev E, 82 (2010)


Biomechanics of fern spores discharge : the sporangium opening.
X. Noblin
, J. Westbrook, N. Rojas, M. Argentina, J. Dumais, Proceedings of the Sixth Plant Biomechanics Conference, Cayenne, Nov.16-21,  B. Thibaut Editor, UMR EcoFoG, Kourou, French Guyana. ISSN 2105-1089. pp. 179-186 (2009).

Surface tension propulsion of fungal spores. PDF (852 Ko)

X. Noblin , S. Yang, J.A. Dumais, J. of Exp. Biol. 212, p.2835 (2009)

Photoelastic study of acoustic wave propagation in grain packings.  PDF (329 Ko).
X. Noblin, G. Huillard and J. Rajchenbach. (Powders and Grains 2009: Proc. of the 6th Int. Conf. on micromechanics of granular media. AIP Conf. Proc. 1145, p. 439 (2009).

Ratchet like Motion of a Shaken Drop. PDF (491 Ko)
X. Noblin , R. Kofman, F. Celestini, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, art. 194504 (2009).

Vibration of sessile drops. PDF (336 Ko).  
X. Noblin, A. Buguin and F. Brochard-Wyart. EPJST 166, p. 7 (2009).


Optimal vein density in artificial and real leaves. PDF (276 Ko)
X. Noblin, L. Mahadevan, I. A. Coomaraswamy, D. A. Weitz, N. M. Holbrook, and M. A. Zwieniecki.
Proceeedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105 , p. 9140 (2008).


Cascade of Shocks in Inertial Liquid-Liquid Dewetting. PDF (388 Ko)
X. Noblin, A. Buguin and F. Brochard-Wyart. Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, p. 156101 (2006).


Triplon modes of puddles. PDF (356 Ko)
X. Noblin, A. Buguin and F. Brochard-Wyart. Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, p. 166102 (2005).

Dynamics of triple lines at soft interfaces. PDF (195 Ko)
H. Gérardin, E. Verneuil, A. Constant, S. Dubois, J. Clain, X. Noblin, A. Buguin and F. Brochard-Wyart, Europhys. Lett. 71, 3, p. 418 (2005).


Vibrated sessile drops: Transition between pinned and mobile contact line oscillations. PDF (443 Ko)
X. Noblin, A. Buguin and F. Brochard-Wyart. Eur. Phys. Jour. E, 14, 4, p. 395 (2004).


Inertial dewetting: shocks and surface waves
A. Buguin,  X. Noblin and F. Brochard-Wyart. Proceedings of the third international symposium on Contact angle, Wettability and Adhesion, Ed. K.L. Mittal, Vol 3, p. 53 (2002).

Dynamics of Floating Triple Lines. PDF (143 Ko)
X. Noblin, A. Buguin and F. Brochard-Wyart. Langmuir, Vol. 18, No. 24, p. 9350 (2002).