Journal papers

55. M. Huisman, A. Huerre, S. Saha, V. Garbin, Microstructural features governing fracture of a two-dimensional amorphous solid identified by Machine Learning (in preparation)

54. Y. Liu, M. Xu, L. Portela, V. Garbin, Quantifying diffusion across particle-laden interfaces in Pickering droplets  (in preparation)

53. S. Saha, P. Luckham, V. Garbin, Interfacial elasticity of colloid monolayers probed by high-frequency bubble dynamics in ultrasound (under review)

52. A. Pommella, I. Harun, K. Hellgardt, V. Garbin, Enhancing microalgal cell wall permeability by microbubble streaming flow in low-pressure ultrasound (under review) arXiv

51. B. Saint-Michel, G. Petekidis, V. Garbin, Tuning local microstructure of colloidal gels by ultrasound-activated deformable inclusions, Soft Matter 18, 2092 (2022)


50. S. Saha, F. Pagaud, B. P. Binks, V. Garbin, Buckling versus crystal expulsion controlled by deformation rate of particle-coated air bubbles in oil, Langmuir 38, 1259 (2022)

49. N. Joewondo, V. Garbin, R. Pini, Nonuniform collective dissolution of bubbles in regular pore networks, Transport in Porous Media 141, 649 (2022)

48. B. Saint-Michel and V. Garbin, Bubble dynamics for broadband microrheology of complex fluids, Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science 50, 101392 (2020)

47. B. Saint-Michel and V. Garbin, Acoustic bubble dynamics in a yield-stress fluid, Soft Matter 16, 10405 (2020) [journal cover] DATASET at 4TU.ResearchData repository


46. D. Baresch and V. Garbin, Acoustic trapping of microbubbles in complex environments and controlled payload release, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117, (2020) [featured on,,, EOS wetenschap, Sciences et Avenir] DATASET at Open Science Framework repository

45. S. Saha, B. Saint-Michel, V. Laynes, B.P. Binks, V. Garbin, Stability of bubbles in wax-based oleofoams: decoupling the effects of bulk oleogel rheology and interfacial rheology, Rheologica Acta 59, 255 (2020)

44. M. De Corato, B. Saint-Michel, G. Makrigiorgios, Y. Dimakopoulos, J. Tsamopoulos, V. Garbin, Oscillations of small bubbles and medium yielding in elastoviscoplastic fluids, Physical Review Fluids 4, 073301 (2019)

43. C. Udoh, V. Garbin, J.T. Cabral, Polymer nanocomposite capsules formed by droplet extraction: spontaneous stratification and tailored dissolution, Soft Matter 15, 5287 (2019)

42. A. Jamburidze, A. Huerre, D. Baresch, V. Poulichet, M. De Corato, and V. Garbin, Nanoparticle-coated microbubbles for combined ultrasound imaging and drug delivery, Langmuir 35 10087 (2019) [Invited for special issue: Microbubbles: Exploring Gas-Liquid Interfaces for Biomedical Applications]

41. V. Garbin, Collapse mechanisms and extreme deformation of particle-laden interfaces, Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science 39, 202 (2019) [Invited for special issue: Outstanding Young Researchers in Colloid and Interface Science]

40. B. Dollet, P. Marmottant, V. Garbin, Bubble dynamics in soft and biological matter, Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics 51, 331 (2019)

39. A. Huerre, M. De Corato, V. Garbin, Dynamic capillary assembly of colloids at interfaces with 10,000g accelerations, Nature Communications 9, 3620 (2018)

38. M. De Corato, V. Garbin, Capillary interactions between dynamically forced particles adsorbed at a planar interface and on a bubble, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 847, 71 (2018)

37. S. Ahmmed, N. S. Suteria, V. Garbin, S. A. Vanapalli, Hydrodynamic mobility of rigid spheres, vesicles and cells in a square microchannel, Biomicrofluidics 12, 014114 (2018)

36. S. Lin, G. Zhang, A. Jamburidze, C. H. Leow, M. Chee, V. Garbin, M.-X. Tang, Imaging of vaporised sub-micron phase change contrast agents with high frame rate ultrasound and optics, Physics in Medicine and Biology 63, 065002 (2018)

35. A. Huerre, F. Cacho-Nerin, V. Poulichet, C. E. Udoh, M. De Corato, and V. Garbin, Dynamic organization of ligand-grafted nanoparticles during adsorption and surface compression at fluid-fluid interfaces, Langmuir 34, 1020 (2018) [Invited for special issue: Early Career Authors in Fundamental Colloid and Interface Science]

34. C. E. Udoh, J. T. Cabral, V. Garbin, Nanocomposite capsules with directional, pulsed nanoparticle release, Science Advances 3, eaao3353 (2017)

33. C. Lazarus, A. Pouliopoulos, M. Tinguely, V. Garbin, J. J. Choi, Clustering dynamics of microbubbles exposed to low-pressure 1-MHz ultrasound, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 142, 3135 (2017)

32. A. Jamburidze, M. De Corato, A. Huerre, A. Pommella, V. Garbin, High-frequency linear rheology of hydrogels probed by ultrasound-driven microbubble dynamics, Soft Matter 13, 3946 (2017)

31. K. Achakulwisut, C. Tam, A. Huerre, R. Sammouti, B. P. Binks, V. Garbin, Stability of clay particle-coated microbubbles in alkanes against dissolution induced by heating, Langmuir 33, 3809 (2017)

30. V. Poulichet, A. Huerre, V. Garbin, Shape oscillations of particle-coated bubbles and directional particle expulsion, Soft Matter 13, 125 (2017) [invited for Themed collection: Soft Matter Emerging Investigators 2017. Selected for Themed collection 100 Women of Chemistry and featured on]

29. A. N. Pouliopoulos, C. Li, M. Tinguely, V. Garbin, M.-X. Tang and J. J. Choi, Rapid short-pulse sequences enhance the spatiotemporal uniformity of acoustically driven microbubble activity during flow conditions, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 140, 2469 (2016)

28. C. E. Udoh, V. Garbin, J. T. Cabral, Microporous polymer particles via phase inversion in microfluidics: impact of non-solvent quality, Langmuir 32, 8131 (2016)

27. M. Tinguely, M. G. Hennessy, A. Pommella, O. K. Matar, V. Garbin, Surface waves on a soft viscoelastic layer produced by an oscillating microbubble, Soft Matter 12, 4247 (2016)

26. V. Poulichet and V. Garbin, Cooling particle-coated bubbles: destabilization beyond dissolution arrest, Langmuir 31, 12035 (2015)

25. A. Pommella, N. J. Brooks, J. M. Seddon, V. Garbin, Selective flow-induced vesicle rupture to sort by membrane mechanical properties, Scientific Reports 5, 13163 (2015)

24. F. Ja’Afar, C. H. Leow, V. Garbin, C. A. Sennoga, M.-X. Tang, J. M. Seddon, Surface charge measurement of SonoVue, Definity and Optison: a comparison of laser Doppler electrophoresis and micro-electrophoresis, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 41, 2990 (2015)

23. V. Poulichet and V. Garbin, Ultrafast desorption of colloidal particles from fluid interfaces, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112, 5932 (2015) [featured on]

22. V. Garbin, I. Jenkins, T. Sinno, J. C. Crocker, K. J. Stebe, Interactions and stress relaxation in monolayers of soft nanoparticles at fluid interfaces, Physical Review Letters 114, 108301 (2015) [Editor’s suggestion; featured on and]

21. V. Garbin, Colloidal particles: Surfactants with a difference, Physics Today 66(10), 68-69 (2013)

20. L. Yao, L. Botto, M. Cavallaro, B. Bleier, V. Garbin, K. J. Stebe, Near field capillary repulsion, Soft Matter 9, 779-786 (2013)

19. T. Kokhuis, V. Garbin, K. Kooiman, B. Naaijkens, L. Juffermans, O. Kamp, T. van der Steen, M. Versluis, and N. de Jong, Secondary Bjerknes forces deform targeted microbubblesUltrasound in Medicine and Biology 39, 490-506 (2013)

18. V. Garbin, J. C. Crocker, K. J. Stebe, Nanoparticles at fluid interfaces: exploiting capping ligands to control adsorption, stability and dynamics, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 387, 1-11 (2012) [invited Feature Article]

17. V. Garbin, J. C. Crocker, K. J. Stebe, Forced desorption of nanoparticles from an oil-water interface, Langmuir 28, 1663–1667 (2012) [journal cover]


16. V. Garbin, M. Overvelde, B. Dollet, N. de Jong, D. Lohse, and M. Versluis, Unbinding of targeted ultrasound contrast agent microbubbles by secondary acoustic forces, Physics in Medicine and Biology 56, 6161-6177 (2011)

15. M. Overvelde, V. Garbin, B. Dollet, N. de Jong, D. Lohse, and M. Versluis, Dynamics of coated microbubbles adherent to a wall, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 37, 1500-1508 (2011)

14. M. E. Aubin-Tam, D. Appleyard, E. Ferrari, V. Garbin, O. Fadiran, J. Kunkel, M. Lang, Adhesion through single peptide aptamers, Journal of Physical Chemistry A 115, 3657-3664 (2011)

13. J. Sijl, M. Overvelde, B. Dollet, V. Garbin, N. de Jong, D. Lohse, and M. Versluis, “Compression-only” behavior: A second order nonlinear response of ultrasound contrast agent microbubbles, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 129, 1729-1739 (2011)

12. E. P. Lewandowski, M. Cavallaro, Jr., L. Botto, J. C. Bernate, V. Garbin and K. J. Stebe, Orientation and self-assembly of cylindrical particles by anisotropic capillary interactions, Langmuir 26, 15142-15154 (2010)

11. M. Overvelde, V. Garbin, B. Dollet, J. Sijl, N. de Jong, D. Lohse, and M. Versluis, Nonlinear shell behavior of phospholipid-coated microbubbles, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 36, 2080-2092 (2010)

10. J. Sijl, B. Dollet, M. Overvelde, V. Garbin, T. Rozendal, N. de Jong, D. Lohse, and M. Versluis, Subharmonic behavior of phospholipid-coated ultrasound contrast agent microbubbles, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 128, 3239-3252 (2010)

9. V. Garbin, B. Dollet, M. Overvelde, D. Cojoc, E. Di Fabrizio, L. van Wijngaarden, A. Prosperetti, N. de Jong, D. Lohse, M. Versluis, History force on coated microbubbles propelled by ultrasound, Physics of Fluids 21, 092003 (2009)

8. V. Garbin, G. Volpe. E. Ferrari, M. Versluis, D. Cojoc and D. Petrov, Mie Scattering distinguishes the topological charge of an optical vortex, New Journal of Physics 11, 013046 (2009)

7. B. Dollet, S.M. van der Meer, V. Garbin, N. de Jong, D. Lohse, M. Versluis Nonspherical oscillations of ultrasound contrast agent microbubbles, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 34, 1465-1473 (2008)

6. D. Cojoc, E. Ferrari, V. Garbin, E. Di Fabrizio, H. Amenitsch, M. Rappolt, B. Sartori, P. Laggner, M. Burghammer, C. Riekel, Scanning X-ray microdiffraction of optically manipulated liposomes, Applied Physics Letters 91, 234107 (2007)

5. V. Garbin, D. Cojoc, E. Ferrari, E. Di Fabrizio, M. L. J. Overvelde, S. M. van der Meer, N. de Jong, D. Lohse and M. Versluis, Changes in microbubble dynamics near a boundary revealed by combined optical micromanipulation and high-speed imaging, Applied Physics Letters 90, 114103 (2007)

4. A. R. Moradi, E. Ferrari, V. Garbin, E. Di Fabrizio, D. Cojoc, Strength control in multiple optical traps generated by means of diffractive optical elements, Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials 1, 158-161 (2007)

3. L. Bruschi, G. Fois, G. Mistura, M. Tormen, V. Garbin, E. Di Fabrizio, A. Gerardino, M. Natali, Complete wetting of curved microscopic channels, Journal of Chemical Physics 125, 144709, 5 pages (2006)

2. V. Emiliani, D. Cojoc, E. Ferrari, V. Garbin, C. Durieux, M. Coppey-Moisan, E. Di Fabrizio, Wave front engineering for microscopy of living cells, Optics Express 13, 1395-1405 (2005)

1. E. Di Fabrizio, D. Cojoc, V. Emiliani, S. Cabrini, M. Coppey-Moisan, E. Ferrari, V. Garbin, M. Altissimo, Microscopy of biological samples through advanced diffractive optics from visible to X-ray wavelength regime, Microscopy Research and Technique 65, 252-262 (2004)

Book chapters

1. V. Garbin, Dynamics of coated microbubbles in ultrasound, The Micro-World Observed by Ultra High-Speed Cameras: We See What You Don’t See (Springer 2018)

Peer-reviewed conference proceedings

4. M. Tinguely, O. K. Matar, V. Garbin, Tracking the deformation of a tissue phantom induced by ultrasound-driven bubble oscillations, Journal of Physics: Conference Series 656, 012006 (2015)

3. V. Garbin, D. Cojoc, E. Ferrari, R. Z. Proietti, S. Cabrini, E. Di Fabrizio, Optical micro-manipulation using Laguerre-Gaussian beamsJapanese Journal of Applied Physics 44, 5773-5776 (2005)

2. D. Cojoc, V. Garbin, E. Ferrari, L. Businaro, F. Romanato, E. Di Fabrizio, Laser trapping and micro-manipulation using optical vortices, Microelectronic Engineering 78-79, 125-131 (2005)

1. E. Ferrari, V. Emiliani, D. Cojoc, V. Garbin, M. Zahid, C. Durieux, M. Coppey-Moisan, E. Di Fabrizio, Biological samples micro-manipulation by means of optical tweezersMicroelectronic Engineering 78-79, 575-581 (2005)