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Journal Articles:


[20] "Theory of rotational columnar structures of soft spheres”, J. Winkelmann, A. Mughal, D. Williams, D. Weaire, and S. Hutzler, arXiv:1808.02952submitted to Phys. Rev. Lett.

[19] "Homogeneous and heterogeneous populations of active rods in two-dimensional channelsV. Khodygo, M. T. Swain, and A. Mughal, submitted to Phys. Rev. E. 

[18] "Columnar structures of soft spheres: metastability and hysteresis”  A. Mughal, J Winkelmann, D Weaire, S Hutzler, arXiv:1805.07673, submitted to Phys. Rev. E.


[17] "Simulation and observation of line-slip structures in columnar structures of soft spheres” J. Winkelmann, B. Haffner, D. Weaire, A. Mughal and S Hutzler, Phys. Rev. E 97, 059902. See also arXiv:1703.00773

[16] "How bees and foams respond to curved confinement: level set boundary representations in the Surface Evolver” A. Mughal, T. Libertiny and G. E. Schroeder-Turk, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 2017 Mar 4. See also arXiv:1611.10055.

[15]  "Curvature driven motion of soap cells in toroidal Hele-Shaw cells” A. Mughal, S. Cox, and G. E. Schroeder-TurkInterface Focus 7 (4), 20160106. See also arXiv:1610.09239.

[14] "Phyllotaxis, disk packing and Fibonacci numbers” A. Mughal and D. Weaire, Phys. Rev. E 95, 022401 (2017). See also arXiv:1608.05824.


[13] "An experimental study of columnar crystals using monodisperse microbubbles." Meagher, A. J., F. García-Moreno, J. Banhart, A. Mughal, and S. Hutzler, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 473 (2015): 55-59.


[12] Theory of cylindrical dense packings of disks, A. Mughal and D. Weaire Physical Review E 89, no. 4 (2014): 042307. See also

[11] Packing of softly repulsive particles in a spherical box - a generalised Thomson problem, A. Mughal. Forma, 29, 13–19, 2014. See also


[10] Screw symmetry in columnar crystals. A. Mughal. Philosophical Magazine, Volume 93, Issue 31-33, pages 4070-4077, (2013). See also

[9] Compaction of cereal grain.  J. Wychowaniec, I. M. Griffiths, A. Gay, A Mughal. Philosophical Magazine, Volume 93, Issue 31-33, pages 4151-4158, (2013). See also


[8] Dense packing of hard spheres in cylinders I. Simulations A. Mughal, H. K. Chan, D. Weaire and S. Hutzler, Phys. Rev. E 85, 051305 (2012). See also arxiv/1203.3373


[7] Laminar flow of a sheared vortex crystal: Scars in flat geometry C. Miguel, A. Mughal and S. Zapperi, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 245501 (2011) 

[6] Modelling thermally activated domain wall dynamics in thin magnetic strips with disorder L. Laurson, A. Mughal, C. Serpico, G. Durin and S. Zapperi, J. Phys. Conf. Series, 292 (1), 012008 (2011)

[5] Phyllotactic description of hard sphere packing in cylindrical channels. A. Mughal, H. K. Chan and D. Weaire, Phys. Rev. Lett, 106, 115704 (2011). See also


[4] Effect of dipolar interactions for domain wall dynamics in magnetic thin films.  A. Mughal, L. Laurson, S. Zapperi and G. Durin (2010). Published in the proceedings of Soft Magnetic Materials 19. See also

[3] Modelling domain wall dynamics in thin magnetic strips with disorder. L. Laurson, A. Mughal, S. Zapperi and G. Durin (2010). Published in the proceedings of Soft Magnetic Materials 19. See also


[2] Curvature in conformal mappings of 2D lattices and foam structure. A. Mughal and D. Weaire (2008), published in Proceedings of the Royal Society A. See also arxiv/0801.2474.


[1] Topological defects in the crystalline state of one-component plasmas of non-uniform density. A. Mughal and M. A. Moore, Phys. Rev. E 76, 011606 (2007). See also arxiv/0702652.


[2] Scars in a flat geometry. A. Mughal (2013). Scars_poster.pdf

[1] Dense packings of spheres in cylinders. A. Mughal, D. Weaire, H. K. Chan, A. Meagher, and S. Hutzler (2012). Adil_mughal_poster_A0.pdf

Editorial Service:


[1] Associate guest editor for special issue of philosophical magazine "International Workshop on Packing Problems"  Volume 93, Issue 31-33, (2013)

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