Selected Publications

Selected Book Chapters

  1. Patz S, Muradian I, Hrovat MI, Hersman FW, Hatabu H, Butler JP. Hyperpolarized 129 Xenon MRI of the lung. In: MRI of the Lung. H.-U. Kauczor, Ed. Springer, 2009.
  1. Butler JP, Tsuda A. Transport of gases between the environment and alveoli – theoretical foundations. In: Comprehensive Physiology, Respiratory Physiology Section. P.D. Wagner, ed. Amer. Physiol. Soc., 2011.
  1. Pedersen OF, Butler JP. Expiratory flow limitation. In: Comprehensive Physiology, Respiratory Physiology Section. J. Fredberg, G. Sieck, and W. Gerthoffer, eds. Amer. Physiol. Soc., Wiley, New York, 2011.
  1. Sato S, Butler JP. Phrase-book for Care-givers. (Japanese-English). Kai-Shorin Publishing Ltd Tokyo, Japan, 2014.
  1. Krishnan R, Tambe D, Steward RL, Hardin CC, and Butler JP. Traction Microscopy, in Cells, Forces, and the Microenvironment. CM Cuerrier and AE Pelling, eds. Pan Stanford Publishing, Singapore, 2015.

Selected Articles

  1. Butler JP. The perimeter of a rose. Am. Math. Monthly 98: 139‑143, 1991.
  1. Banzett RB, Nations CS, Wang N, Fredberg JJ, Butler JP. Pressure profiles show features essential to aerodynamic valving in geese. Resp. Physiol. 84, 295‑309, 1991.
  1. Butler JP. Hopping hoops don’t hop. Amer. Math. Monthly, 106(6):565-568, 1999.
  1. Butler JP, Tolic-Norrelykke IM, Fabry B, Fredberg JJ. Traction fields, moments, and strain energy that cells exert on their surroundings. J. Physiol. Cell Physiol. 282: C595-C605, 2002.
  1. Butler JP, Brown RE, Stamenovic D, Morris JP, Topulos GP. Effect of surface tension on alveolar surface area. J Appl Physiol 93: 1015-1022, 2002.
  1. Tsuda A, Rogers RA, Hydon PE, Butler JP. Chaotic mixing deep in the lung. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sciences 99: 10173-10178, 2002.
  1. Chiba H, Ebihara S, Tomita N, Sasaki H, Butler JP. Differential gait kinematics between fallers and non-fallers. Geriatrics and Gerontology, 5:127-134, 2005.
  1. Muradyan I, Loring SH, Ferrigno M, Lindholm P, Topulos GP, Patz S, Butler JP. Inhalation heterogeneity from subresidual volumes in elite divers. J. Appl. Physiol. 109(6) 1969-73, 2010.
  1. Lin YC, Tambe DT, Park CY, Wasserman MR, Trepat X, Krishnan R, Lenormand G, Fredberg JJ, Butler JP. Mechanosensing of substrate thickness. Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 82(4 Pt 1):041918, 2010.
  1. Patz S, Muradyan I, Hrovat MI, Dabaghyan M, Washko GW, Hatabu H, Butler JP. Diffusion of Hyperpolarized 129Xe in the Lung: Simplified Model of 129Xe Septal Uptake & Experimental Results. New Journal of Physics (13) 015009, 2011.
  1. Butler JP, Loring SH, Patz S, Tsuda A, Yablonskiy DA, Mentzer SJ. Evidence for lung growth in adult humans. N Engl J Med. 2012 Jul 19;367(3):244-7. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1203983. PubMed PMID: 22808959; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3422892.
  1. Schachner ER, Cieri RL, Butler JP, and Farmer CG. Unidirectional pulmonary airflow patterns in the savannah monitor lizard. Nature. 2014 Feb 20;506(7488):367-70 PMID: 24336209
  1. Wellman A, Genta P, Owens R, Edwards B, Sands A, Loring SH, White D, Jackson AJ, Pedersen O, Butler JP. Test of the Starling resistor model in the human upper airway during sleep. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2014 Dec 15;117(12):1478-85, 2015.