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'Living' Colloidal Liquid Crystals


Smectic layering: Landau theory for a complex-tensor order parameter,

Author(s): J. Paget; U. Albert; M.G. Mazza; A.J. Archer; T.N. Shendruk
Published in: Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, 55, 2022, ISSN 1751-8113
Publisher: Institute of Physics Publishing
DOI: 10.1088/1751-8121/ac80df

Submersed micropatterned structures control active nematic flow, topology, and concentration.

Author(s): Kristian Thijssen; Kristian Thijssen; Dimitrius A. Khaladj; S. Ali Aghvami; S. Ali Aghvami; Mohamed Amine Gharbi; Seth Fraden; Julia M. Yeomans; Linda S. Hirst; Tyler N. Shendruk
Published in: Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 118 (38), 2021, Page(s) e2106038118, ISSN 0027-8424
Publisher: National Academy of Sciences
DOI: 10.48550/arxiv.2102.10184

Driven topological transitions in active nematic films

Author(s): David P. Rivas, Tyler N. Shendruk, Robert R. Henry, Daniel H. Reich, Robert L. Leheny
Published in: Soft Matter, 2020, Page(s) 1-8, ISSN 1744-683X
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
DOI: 10.1039/d0sm00693a

Helical flow states in active nematics

Author(s): R.R. Keogh; S. Chandragiri; B. Loewe; T. Ala-Nissila; S.P. Thampi; T.N. Shendruk
Published in: Physical Review E, 106, 2022, Page(s) L012602, ISSN 2470-0045
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/physreve.106.l012602

Collective Dynamics of Model Pili-Based Twitcher-Mode Bacilliforms

Author(s): Andrew M. Nagel, Michael Greenberg, Tyler N. Shendruk, Hendrick W. de Haan
Published in: Scientific Reports, 10/1, 2020, Page(s) 1-16, ISSN 2045-2322
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-67212-1

Passive Janus Particles Are Self-propelled in Active Nematics

Author(s): Benjamin Loewe; Tyler N. Shendruk
Published in: New Journal of Physic, 24, 2022, Page(s) 012001, ISSN 1367-2630
Publisher: Institute of Physics Publishing
DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/ac3b70

Mesoscopic simulations of active nematics

Author(s): T. Kozhukhov; T.N. Shendruk
Published in: Science Advances, 2022, Page(s) abo5788, ISSN 2375-2548
Publisher: American Association for the Advancement of Science
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abo5788