Luca Martinetti

Title Postdoc 2016–2019
Department Graduate School: University of Minnesota – Twin Cities

After Postdoc: Dow (Midland, MI)

Postdoc Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Feb 2016 – Feb 2019), advised by Randy H. Ewoldt
Postdoc Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities (Sept 2015 – Jan 2016), advised by Chris W. Macosko

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities (2015), advised by Chris W. Macosko and Frank S. Bates
“Uniaxial extensional behavior of A–B–A thermoplastic elastomers: Structure-properties relationship and modeling”

Laurea (5-year M.S.) Chemical Engineering, Polytechnic University of Milan (2007), advised by Andrea Pavan and Marinella Levi
“Structure and rheology of EVA-based layered silicates nanocomposites”

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Selected Publications

Epstein, E. S., L. Martinetti, R. H. Kollarigowda, O. Carey-De La Torre, J. S. Moore, R. H. Ewoldt, and P. V. Braun, “Modulating noncovalent cross-links with molecular switches,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 141 (8), 3597–3604 (2019) DOI link

Martinetti, L., and R. H. Ewoldt, “Time-strain separability in medium-amplitude oscillatory shear,” Physics of Fluids, 31 (2), 021213 (2019) DOI link  Accepted PDF

Martinetti, L., O. Carey-De La Torre, K. S. Schweizer, and R. H. Ewoldt, “Inferring the nonlinear mechanisms of a reversible network,” Macromolecules, 51 (21), 8772–8789 (2018) DOI link

Martinetti, L., J. M. Soulages, and R. H. Ewoldt, “Continuous relaxation spectra for constitutive models in medium-amplitude oscillatory shear,” Journal of Rheology, 62 (5), 1271–1298 (2018) DOI link

Martinetti, L., C. W. Macosko, and F. S. Bates, “Rouse-Bueche theory and the calculation of the monomeric friction coefficient in a filled system,” Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics, 54, 1437–1442 (2016) DOI link