Kurihara, C., Kiyama, A., and Tagawa, Y.
Pressure fluctuations of liquids under short-time acceleration revisiting the stress-optic law
arXiv: 2403.09929, (2024). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Nakamine, K., Yokoyama, Y., Worby, W., Muto, M., and Tagawa, Y.
Flow birefringence of cellulose nanocrystal suspensions in
three-dimensional flow fields: revisiting the stress-optic law

arXiv: 2402.16351, (2024). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Igarashi, D., Kimura, K., Endo, N., Yokoyama, Y., Kusuno, H., and Tagawa, Y.
Optimal standoff distance for a highly focused microjet penetrating a soft material
arXiv: 2402.04543, (2024). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Igarashi, D., Yee, J., Yokoyama, Y., Kusuno, H. and Tagawa, Y.
The effects of cavitation position on the velocity of a laser-induced microjet extracted using explainable artificial intelligence
Physics of Fluids, 36, 013317, (2024). Open AccessLinkIcon.


Hosokawa, A., Kamamoto, K., Watanabe, H., Kusuno, H., Kobayashi, U. K., and Tagawa, Y.
A phase diagram of the pinch-off-type behavior of impulsively-induced viscoelastic liquid jets
arXiv: 2309.01364, (2023). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Worby, W., Nakamine, K., Yokoyama, Y., Muto, M., and Tagawa, Y.
Measurement of flow birefringence induced by the shear components along the optical axis using a parallel-plate-type rheometer
arXiv: 2308.09457, (2023). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Hirose, Y., Yamagishi, M., Udagawa, S., Inage, T., Tagawa, Y., and Ota, M.
Double-pass imaging background-oriented Schlieren technique for focusing on measurement target
Experiments in Fluids, 64, 151 (2023).

Zibo Ren, Huan Han, Hao Zeng, Chao Sun, Yoshiyuki Tagawa, Zhigang Zuo
and Shuhong Liu,
Interactions of a collapsing laser-induced cavitation bubble with a hemispherical droplet attached to a rigid boundary
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 976, A11 (2023). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Yee, J., Igarashi, D., Miyatake, S., and Tagawa, Y.,
Prediction of the morphological evolution of a splashing drop using an encoder-decoder
Machine Learning: Science and Technology, (2023). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Ishikawa, T., Nishida, H., Tagawa, Y.,
Design Exploration of Initial Bubbles for Higher-Speed Lase-Induced Microjets
IEEE Access, 11, pp. 8258-8274, (2023). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Mitchell, B., Yokoyama, Y., Nassiri, A., Tagawa, Y., Korkolis, Y., Kinsey, B.,
An investigation of Hertzian contact in soft materials using photoelastic tomography
Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 105164, (2023). Preprint on arXivLinkIcon.

Yokoyama, Y., Mitchell, B. R., Nassiri, A., Kinsey, B. L., Korkolis, Y. P., Tagawa, Y.,
Integrated photoelasticity in a soft material: phase retardation, azimuthal angle, and stress-optic coefficient
Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 161, 107335 (2023). Open AccessLinkIcon.
SSRN Top Ten download paper May 2023


Ishikawa, T., Nishida, H., Tagawa, Y.,
Numerical Investigation on Influence of Number of Bubbles on Laser-Induced Microjet
Water, 14, 22, 3707, (2022). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Yamamoto, S., Shimazaki T., Franco-Gomez, A., Ichihara, S., Yee, J., Tagawa, Y.,
Contactless pressure measurement of an underwater shock wave in a microtube using a high-resolution background-oriented schlieren technique
Experiments in Fluids, 63, 142 (2022). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Shimazaki, T., Ichihara, S., Tagawa, Y.,
Background oriented schlieren technique with fast Fourier demodulation for measuring large density-gradient fields of fluids
Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 134, 110598, (2022). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Yee, J., Yamanaka, A., Tagawa, Y.,
Image features of a splashing drop on a solid surface extracted using a feedforward neural network
Physics of Fluids, 34, 013317, (2022). Open AccessLinkIcon.


Kaneko, Y., Nishida, H., Tagawa, Y., Background-oriented-schlieren measurement of near-surface density field in surface dielectric-barrier-discharge
Measurement Science and Technology, 32, 125402 (2021). Open AccessLinkIcon

Miyazaki, Y., Usawa, M., Kawai, S., Yee, J., Muto, M., and Tagawa, Y.
Dynamic mechanical interaction between injection liquid and human tissue simulant induced by needle-free injection of a highly focused microjet
Scientific Reports, 11, 14544, (2021). Open AccessLinkIcon

Kiyama, A., Shimazaki, T., Gordillo, J.M., and Tagawa, Y.,
Direction of the microjet produced by the collapse of a cavitation bubble located in a corner of a wall and a free surface
Physical Review Fluids, 6, 083601, (2021). Open AccessLinkIcon.

Kamamoto, K., Onuki, H., Tagawa, Y.,
Drop-on-demand painting of highly viscous liquids
Flow, 1, E6, (2021), Open AccessLinkIcon.

Usawa, M., Fujita, Y., Tagawa, Y., Riboux, G., and Gordillo, J.M.,
Large impact velocities suppress the splashing of micron-sized droplets
Physical Review Fluids, 6, 023605, (2021), Open AccessLinkIcon

Kamamoto, K., Kiyama, A., Tagawa, Y., and Zhang, X.
Ouzo column under impact: formation of emulsion jet and oil-lubricated droplet
Langmuir, 37, 6, 2056-2064, (2021). Open AccessLinkIcon

Franco-Gomez, A., Onuki, H., Yokoyama, Y., Nagatsu, Y., and Tagawa, Y.,
Effect of liquid elasticity on the behaviour of high-speed focused jets
Experiments in Fluids, 62, 41, (2021), Open AccessLinkIcon

Matsuda, A., and Tagawa, Y.
Giant drop levitating over a moving wall
Japanese Journal of Multiphase Flow (in Japanese),
35, No. 1, pp. 176-184, (2021). Open AccessLinkIcon

Shiozaki, H., Fujiwara, Y., Kinefuchi, I., Ichiyanagi, I., Tagawa, Y., and Takagi, S.
Development of micro-droplets generation method using flow-focusing device (Newsletter)
Nagare (in Japanese), Apr 2021.


Yee, A., Onuki, H., Tagawa, Y., and Yoda, M.,
Determining timescales for directed assembly of particles into bands by shear flow and electric fields
Experiments in Fluids, 61:133, (2020).

Gordillo Arias de Saavedra, J.M., Onuki, H., and Tagawa, Y.,
Impulsive generation of jets by flow focusing
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 894, (2020). Open AccessLinkIcon

Vo, Q., Fujita, Y., Tagawa, Y., and Tran, T.,
Anisotropic behaviours of droplets impacting on dielectrowetting substrates
Soft Matter, 16, pp. 2621-2628, (2020).


Qian, J., Yamada, D., Wei, Z., Yukisada, R., Tagawa, Y., Shaw, J.,
and Zhang, X.,
One-Step Nanoextraction and Ultrafast Microanalysis Based on Nanodroplet Formation in an Evaporating Ternary Liquid Microfilm
Advanced Materials Technologies, 1900740, (2019). Open AccessLinkIcon

Hayasaka, K., and Tagawa, Y.,
Mobile visualization of density fields using smartphone background-oriented schlieren
Experiments in Fluids, 60:171, (2019). Open AccessLinkIcon

Hatakenaka, R., Breitenbach, J., Roisman, I. V., Tropea, C., and Tagawa, Y.,
Magic carpet breakup of a drop impacting onto a heated surface in a depressurized environment

International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer,
145, 118729, (2019). Open AccessLinkIcon

Kiyama, A., Mansoor, M., Speirs, N., Tagawa, Y., and Truscott, T.,
Gelatine cavity dynamics of high-speed sphere impact
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 880, pp. 707-722, (2019).
Open AccessLinkIcon

Rapet, J., Tagawa, Y., and Ohl, C.D.,
Shear-wave generation from cavitation in soft solids
Applied Physics Letters, 114, 123702, (2019).

Kiyama, A., Endo, N., Kawamoto, S., Katsuta, S., Oida, K., Tanaka, A., and Tagawa, Y.,
Visualization of penetration of a high-speed focused microjet into gel and animal skin
Journal of Visualization, 22, No. 3, pp. 449-457, (2019).
Open AccessLinkIcon

Sawaguchi, E., Matsuda, A., Hama, K., Saito, M., and Tagawa, Y.,

Droplet levitation over a moving wall with a steady air film

Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 862, pp. 261-282, (2019).
Open AccessLinkIcon

Muto, M., and Tagawa, Y.,
Development of experimental visualization method for hydrodynamic stress field
Nagare (in Japanese), Vol.38, 6, pp. 419-422, (2019). Open AccessLinkIcon


Onuki, H., Oi, Y., and Tagawa, Y.,
Microjet generator for highly viscous fluids
Physical Review Applied, 9, 014035, (2018). Open AccessLinkIcon

Tagawa, Y., and Peters, I. R.,
Bubble collapse and jet formation in corner geometries
Physical Review Fluids, (2018), 3, 081601(R), (2018).

Yukisada, R., Kiyama, A., Zhang, X., and Tagawa, Y.,
Enhancement of focused liquid jets by surface bubbles
Langmuir, 34, pp. 4234-4240, (2018). Open AccessLinkIcon

Dyett, B., Kiyama, A., Rump, M., Tagawa, Y., Lohse, D., and Zhang, X.,
Growth dynamics of surface nanodroplets during solvent exchange at varying flow rates
Soft Matter, 14, pp. 5197-5204, (2018). Open AccessLinkIcon

Ishihara, S., Tagawa, Y., and Kameda, M.,
Rupture of an air bubble on the solid surfaces
Journal of Fluid Science and Technology, 13, JFST0015, (2018). Open AccessLinkIcon

Tagawa, Y.,
Flow of Multiphase Flow Researches -Recent achievements and future outlook of researches on bubbles and droplets
Nagare (in Japanese), Vol.37, 5, pp. 467-470, (2018). Open AccessLinkIcon


Pan, Z.*, Kiyama, A.*, Tagawa, Y.**, Daily, D.J.*, Thomson, S., Hurd, R., and Truscotta, T.**,  * Equally contributed to this work ** Corresponding author
Cavitation onset caused by acceleration
Proceedings of the National Academy of Science,

114, pp. 8470-8474, (2017). Open AccessLinkIcon

Hayasaka, K., Kiyama, A., and Tagawa, Y.,
Effects of pressure impulse and peak pressure of a shockwave on microjet velocity in a microchannel
Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 21:166, (2017). Open AccessLinkIcon


Tagawa, Y., Yamamoto, S., Hayasaka, K., and Kameda, M.,
On pressure impulse of a laser-induced underwater shock wave
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 808, pp. 5-18, (2016). Open AccessLinkIcon

Kiyama, A., Tagawa, Y., Ando, K., and Kameda, M.,
Effects of a water hammer and cavitation on jet formation in a test tube
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 787, pp. 224-236, (2016).
Open AccessLinkIcon

Prakash, V., Martinez-Mercado, J., van Wijngaarden, L., Ramos, E.F.M., Tagawa, Y., Lohse, D., and Sun, C.,
Energy spectra in turbulent bubbly flows
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 791, pp. 174-190, (2016).

Hayasaka, K., Tagawa,Y., Liu, T., and Kameda, M.,
Optical-flow-based background-oriented schlieren technique for measuring a laser-induced underwater shock wave
Experiments in Fluids, 57:179, (2016). Open AccessLinkIcon

Kawamoto, S., Hayasaka, K., Noguchi, Y., and Tagawa, Y.,
Volume of a laser-induced microjet
Transactions of the JSME (in Japanese), 82, No. 838, p. 16-00094, (2016). Open AccessLinkIcon


Yamamoto, S., Tagawa, Y., and Kameda, M.,
Application of background-oriented schlieren (BOS) technique to a laser-induced underwater shock wave
Experiments in Fluids, 56, No. 5, 93, (2015). Open AccessLinkIcon

Saito, M., and Tagawa, Y.
Lift force acting on a levitating drop over a moving wall
Transactions of the JSME (in Japanese), 81, No. 825, p. 15-00059, (2015). Open AccessLinkIcon

Onuki, H., and Tagawa, Y.
A highly-viscous liquid jet generator
Japanese Journal of Multiphase Flow (in Japanese),
29, No. 4, pp. 335-342, (2015). Open AccessLinkIcon

Kida, H., Tsukada, S., Tagawa, Y., Sato, R. and Kameda, M.,
Effective collection of volatile organic compounds in water using rimming flow with odorant-binding proteins
Mechanical Engineering Journal, 2, No. 4, 15-00244, (2015).
Open AccessLinkIcon

Tagawa, Y.,
Lagrangian analysis for clustering of particles and bubbles in fluids
Nagare (in Japanese), 34, 3, pp. 209-215, (2015). Open AccessLinkIcon

Onuki, H., and Tagawa, Y.
Generation systems for viscous droplets and supersonic microjets
Journal of Japan Coating Technology Association (in Japanese), 60, No. 12, pp. 921-925, (2015).


Tagawa, Y., Takagi, S., and Matsumoto, Y.,
Surfactant effect on path instability of a rising bubble
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 738, pp. 124-142, (2014).

Kiyama, A., Noguchi, Y., and Tagawa, Y.
The generation of a liquid jet induced by a pressure impulse (Experimental study on the jet velocity)
Transactions of the JSME (in Japanese), 80, No.814, FE0151, (2014).
Open AccessLinkIcon


Tagawa, Y., Oudalov, N., Ghalbzouri, A. El, Sun, C., and Lohse, D.,
Needle-free injection into skin and soft matter with highly focused microjets
Lab on a Chip, 13, pp. 1357-1363, (2013).
Picked up by Physics Today Blog and MIT Technology review

Tagawa, Y., Roghair, I., Prakash., V. N., Martin van Sint Annaland, Kuipers, H., Sun, C., and Lohse D.
The clustering morphology of freely rising deformable bubbles
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 721, R2-1-13. (2013).

Lhuissier H., Tagawa, Y., Tran, T., and Sun, C.
Levitation of a drop over a moving surface
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 733, R4-1-14, (2013).

Peters, I. R., Tagawa, Y., Oudalov, N., van der Meer, D., Sun, C., Prosperetti, A., and Lohse, D.
Highly focused supersonic microjets: numerical simulations
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 719, pp. 587-605, (2013).

Tagawa, Y., van der Molen, J., van Wijngaarden, L., and Sun, C.
Wall forces on a sphere in a rotating liquid-filled cylinder
Physics of Fluids, 25, 063302, (2013).

2012 & BEFORE

Tagawa, Y., Martinez-Mercado, J., Prakash, V.N., Calzavarini, E., Sun, C., and Lohse, D.
Three-dimensional Lagrangian Voronoi analysis for clustering of particles and bubbles in turbulence
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 693, pp.201-215, (2012).

Tagawa, Y., Oudalov, N., Visser, C.W., Peters, I.R., van der Meer, D., Sun, C., Prosperetti, A., and Lohse, D.
Highly focused supersonic microjets
Physical Review X, 2, 031002, (2012). Open AccessLinkIcon

Tagawa, Y., Funakubo, A., Takagi, S., and Matsumoto, Y.,
A single bubble 3D motion in dilute surfactant solution (2nd report, Forces and slip conditions on a bubble in quasi-steady motion)
Transactions of the JSME B (in Japanese), 78, 788, pp.723-733, (2012). Open AccessLinkIcon

Prakash V.N., Tagawa, Y., Calzavarini, E., Martinez-Mercado, J., Toschi, F., Sun, C., and Lohse, D.
How gravity and size affect the acceleration statistics of bubbles in turbulence
New Journal of Physics, 14, 105017, (2012). Video abstract
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Selected to be in the New Journal of Physics (NJP) Highlights of 2012 collection, which brings together some of the very best research published in NJP in 2012.

Martinez-Mercado, J., Prakash, V.N., Tagawa, Y., Sun, C., and Lohse, D.
Lagrangian statistics of light particles in turbulence
Physics of Fluids, 24, 055106, (2012). Open AccessLinkIcon

Visser, C.W., Tagawa, Y., Sun, C., and Lohse, D.
Microdroplet impact at very high velocity
Soft Matter, 8, pp.10732-10737, (2012).

Tagawa, Y., Ogasawara, T., Takagi, S., and Matsumoto, Y.,
Surfactant effects on single bubble motion and bubbly flow structure
AIP Conference Proceedings, 1207, 43, (2010).

Tagawa, Y., Funakubo, A., Takagi, S., and Matsumoto, Y.,
A single bubble 3D motion in dilute surfactant solution (1st report, Relation between surfactant concentration and 3D motion)
Transactions of the JSME B (in Japanese), 76, 771, pp.1785-1792, (2010). Open AccessLinkIcon

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