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Bio-Inspired Hierarchical MetaMaterials

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Dissemination and Exploitation Plan

Dissemination and Exploitation Plan

Report on management infrastructure for the project

Report on management infrastructure for the project

Publications

Asymptotic approximations for Bloch waves and topological mode steering in a planar array of Neumann scatterers

Author(s): Richard Wiltshaw, Richard V. Craster, Mehul P. Makwana
Published in: Wave Motion, Issue 99, 2020, Page(s) 102662, ISSN 0165-2125
DOI: 10.1016/j.wavemoti.2020.102662

A design strategy to match the band gap of periodic and aperiodic metamaterials

Author(s): Luca D’Alessandro, Anastasiia O. Krushynska, Raffaele Ardito, Nicola M. Pugno, Alberto Corigliano
Published in: Scientific Reports, Issue 10/1, 2020, Page(s) 16403, ISSN 2045-2322
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-73299-3

Band gap enhancement in periodic frames using hierarchical structures

Author(s): Vinícius F. Dal Poggetto, Federico Bosia, Marco Miniaci, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: International Journal of Solids and Structures, Issue 216, 2021, Page(s) 68-82, ISSN 0020-7683
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2021.01.003

Experimental investigation of amplification, via a mechanical delay-line, in a rainbow-based metamaterial for energy harvesting

Author(s): J. M. De Ponti, A. Colombi, E. Riva, R. Ardito, F. Braghin, A. Corigliano, R. V. Craster
Published in: Applied Physics Letters, Issue 117/14, 2020, Page(s) 143902, ISSN 0003-6951
DOI: 10.1063/5.0023544

A Plant Bioreactor for the Synthesis of Carbon Nanotube Bionic Nanocomposites

Author(s): Giulia Magnabosco, Maria F. Pantano, Stefania Rapino, Matteo Di Giosia, Francesco Valle, Ludovic Taxis, Francesca Sparla, Giuseppe Falini, Nicola M. Pugno, Matteo Calvaresi
Published in: Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, Issue 8, 2020, Page(s) 560349, ISSN 2296-4185
DOI: 10.3389/fbioe.2020.560349

Experimental full wavefield reconstruction and band diagram analysis in a single-phase phononic plate with internal resonators

Author(s): N. Kherraz, M. Radzieński, M. Mazzotti, P. Kudela, F. Bosia, A.S. Gliozzi, D. Misseroni, N.M. Pugno, W. Ostachowicz, M. Miniaci
Published in: Journal of Sound and Vibration, Issue 503, 2021, Page(s) 116098, ISSN 0022-460X
DOI: 10.1016/j.jsv.2021.116098

Evolutionary Algorithm Optimization of Staggered Biological or Biomimetic Composites Using the Random Fuse Model

Author(s): Gianluca Costagliola, Roberto Guarino, Federico Bosia, Konstantinos Gkagkas, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Physical Review Applied, Issue 13/3, 2020, Page(s) 034049, ISSN 2331-7019
DOI: 10.1103/physrevapplied.13.034049

Strengthening of Wood-like Materials via Densification and Nanoparticle Intercalation

Author(s): David Novel, Simone Ghio, Andrea Gaiardo, Antonino Picciotto, Vincenzo Guidi, Giorgio Speranza, Maurizio Boscardin, Pierluigi Bellutti, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Nanomaterials, Issue 10/3, 2020, Page(s) 478, ISSN 2079-4991
DOI: 10.3390/nano10030478

Topologically engineered 3D printed architectures with superior mechanical strength

Author(s): Rushikesh S. Ambekar, Brijesh Kushwaha, Pradeep Sharma, Federico Bosia, Massimiliano Fraldi, Nicola M. Pugno, Chandra S. Tiwary
Published in: Materials Today, Issue Available online 5 July 2021, 2021, ISSN 1369-7021
DOI: 10.1016/j.mattod.2021.03.014

Multi-Physics of Dynamic Elastic Metamaterials and Earthquake Systems

Author(s): A. A. Yakovleva, I. B. Movchan, D. Misseroni, N. M. Pugno, A. B. Movchan
Published in: Frontiers in Materials, Issue 7, 2021, Page(s) 620701, ISSN 2296-8016
DOI: 10.3389/fmats.2020.620701

Unveiling a new shear stress transfer mechanism in composites with helically wound hierarchical fibres

Author(s): A. Cutolo, A.R. Carotenuto, S. Palumbo, F. Bosia, N.M. Pugno, M. Fraldi
Published in: International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, Issue 192, 2021, Page(s) 106135, ISSN 0020-7403
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2020.106135

Is it always worthwhile to resolve the governing equations of plate theories for graded porosity along the thickness?

Author(s): S.K. Jalali, M.J. Beigrezaee, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Composite Structures, Issue 256, 2021, Page(s) 112960, ISSN 0263-8223
DOI: 10.1016/j.compstruct.2020.112960

Prey Capturing Dynamics and Nanomechanically Graded Cutting Apparatus of Dragonfly Nymph

Author(s): Lakshminath Kundanati, Prashant Das, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Materials, Issue 14/3, 2021, Page(s) 559, ISSN 1996-1944
DOI: 10.3390/ma14030559

Mechanical Properties and Weibull Scaling Laws of Unknown Spider Silks

Author(s): Gabriele Greco, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Molecules, Issue 25/12, 2020, Page(s) 2938, ISSN 1420-3049
DOI: 10.3390/molecules25122938

Conversionless efficient and broadband laser light diffusers for high brightness illumination applications

Author(s): Fabian Schütt, Maximilian Zapf, Stefano Signetti, Julian Strobel, Helge Krüger, Robert Röder, Jürgen Carstensen, Niklas Wolff, Janik Marx, Tian Carey, Marleen Schweichel, Maik-Ivo Terasa, Leonard Siebert, Hyo-Ki Hong, Sören Kaps, Bodo Fiedler, Yogendra Kumar Mishra, Zonghoon Lee, Nicola M. Pugno, Lorenz Kienle, Andrea C. Ferrari, Felice Torrisi, Carsten Ronning, Rainer Adelung
Published in: Nature Communications, Issue 11/1, 2020, Page(s) 1437, ISSN 2041-1723
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-14875-z

Synthesis of Highly Oriented Graphite Films with a Low Wrinkle Density and Near-Millimeter-Scale Lateral Grains

Author(s): Shahana Chatterjee, Na Yeon Kim, Nicola Maria Pugno, Mandakini Biswal, Benjamin V. Cunning, Min Goo, Sunghwan Jin, Sun Hwa Lee, Zonghoon Lee, Rodney S. Ruoff
Published in: Chemistry of Materials, Issue 32/7, 2020, Page(s) 3134-3143, ISSN 0897-4756
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.0c00154

Air-encapsulating elastic mechanism of submerged Taraxacum blowballs

Author(s): M.C. Pugno, D. Misseroni, N.M. Pugno
Published in: Materials Today Bio, Issue 9, 2021, Page(s) 100095, ISSN 2590-0064
DOI: 10.1016/j.mtbio.2021.100095

Design of tunable acoustic metamaterials with periodic piezoelectric microstructure

Author(s): Andrea Bacigalupo, Maria Laura De Bellis, Diego Misseroni
Published in: Extreme Mechanics Letters, Issue 40, 2020, Page(s) 100977, ISSN 2352-4316
DOI: 10.1016/j.eml.2020.100977

Surface corrugated laminates as elastic grating couplers: Splitting of SV- and P-waves by selective diffraction

Author(s): G. J. Chaplain, R. V. Craster
Published in: Journal of Applied Physics, Issue 129/4, 2021, Page(s) 045103, ISSN 0021-8979
DOI: 10.1063/5.0037804

How spiders hunt heavy prey: the tangle web as a pulley and spider's lifting mechanics observed and quantified in the laboratory

Author(s): Gabriele Greco, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Journal of The Royal Society Interface, Issue 18/175, 2021, Page(s) 20200907, ISSN 1742-5662
DOI: 10.1098/rsif.2020.0907

Creation of pure non-crystalline diamond nanostructures via room-temperature ion irradiation and subsequent thermal annealing

Author(s): F. Picollo, A. Battiato, F. Bosia, F. Scaffidi Muta, P. Olivero, V. Rigato, S. Rubanov
Published in: Nanoscale Advances, Issue 3/14, 2021, Page(s) 4156-4165, ISSN 2516-0230
DOI: 10.1039/d1na00136a

Mechanics of snake biting: Experiments and modelling

Author(s): Lakshminath Kundanati, Roberto Guarino, Michele Menegon, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Issue 112, 2020, Page(s) 104020, ISSN 1751-6161
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2020.104020

Origin of a Simultaneous Suppression of Thermal Conductivity and Increase of Electrical Conductivity and Seebeck Coefficient in Disordered Cubic Cu 2 ZnSnS 4

Author(s): Eleonora Isotta, Binayak Mukherjee, Carlo Fanciulli, Narges Ataollahi, Ilya Sergueev, Svetoslav Stankov, Raju Edla, Nicola M. Pugno, Paolo Scardi
Published in: Physical Review Applied, Issue 14/6, 2020, Page(s) 064073, ISSN 2331-7019
DOI: 10.1103/physrevapplied.14.064073

Topological Rainbow Trapping for Elastic Energy Harvesting in Graded Su-Schrieffer-Heeger Systems

Author(s): Gregory J. Chaplain, Jacopo M. De Ponti, Giulia Aguzzi, Andrea Colombi, Richard V. Craster
Published in: Physical Review Applied, Issue 14/5, 2020, Page(s) 054035, ISSN 2331-7019
DOI: 10.1103/physrevapplied.14.054035

Hierarchical large-scale elastic metamaterials for passive seismic wave mitigation

Author(s): Marco Miniaci, Nesrine Kherraz, Charles Cröenne, Matteo Mazzotti, Maryam Morvaridi, Antonio S. Gliozzi, Miguel Onorato, Federico Bosia, Nicola Maria Pugno
Published in: EPJ Applied Metamaterials, Issue 8, 2021, Page(s) 14, ISSN 2272-2394
DOI: 10.1051/epjam/2021009

Cutting mechanics of wood by beetle larval mandibles

Author(s): Lakshminath Kundanati, Nimesh R. Chahare, Siddhartha Jaddivada, Abhijith G. Karkisaval, Rajeev Sridhar, Nicola M. Pugno, Namrata Gundiah
Published in: Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Issue 112, 2020, Page(s) 104027, ISSN 1751-6161
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2020.104027

Random fuse model in the presence of self-healing

Author(s): Gianluca Costagliola, Federico Bosia, Nicola M Pugno
Published in: New Journal of Physics, Issue 22/3, 2020, Page(s) 033005, ISSN 1367-2630
DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/ab713f

Effect of prestress on phononic band gaps induced by inertial amplification

Author(s): M. Miniaci, M. Mazzotti, A. Amendola, F. Fraternali
Published in: International Journal of Solids and Structures, Issue 216, 2021, Page(s) 156-166, ISSN 0020-7683
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2020.12.011

Tunable photo-responsive elastic metamaterials

Author(s): Antonio S. Gliozzi, Marco Miniaci, Annalisa Chiappone, Andrea Bergamini, Benjamin Morin, Emiliano Descrovi
Published in: Nature Communications, Issue 11/1, 2020, Page(s) 2576, ISSN 2041-1723
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-16272-y

A fully Eulerian solver for the simulation of multiphase flows with solid bodies: Application to surface gravity waves

Author(s): Francesco De Vita, Filippo De Lillo, Roberto Verzicco, Miguel Onorato
Published in: Journal of Computational Physics, Issue 438, 2021, Page(s) 110355, ISSN 0021-9991
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcp.2021.110355

A model for hierarchical anisotropic friction, adhesion and wear

Author(s): Alice Berardo, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Tribology International, Issue 152, 2020, Page(s) 106549, ISSN 0301-679X
DOI: 10.1016/j.triboint.2020.106549

Strong and Tough Silk for Resilient Attachment Discs: The Mechanical Properties of Piriform Silk in the Spider Cupiennius salei (Keyserling, 1877)

Author(s): Gabriele Greco, Jonas O. Wolff, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Frontiers in Materials, Issue 7, 2020, Page(s) 138, ISSN 2296-8016
DOI: 10.3389/fmats.2020.00138

A combined experimental/numerical study on the scaling of impact strength and toughness in composite laminates for ballistic applications

Author(s): Stefano Signetti, Federico Bosia, Seunghwa Ryu, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Composites Part B: Engineering, Issue 195, 2020, Page(s) 108090, ISSN 1359-8368
DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesb.2020.108090

Hybrid topological guiding mechanisms for photonic crystal fibers

Author(s): Mehul Makwana, Richard Wiltshaw, Sébastien Guenneau, Richard Craster
Published in: Optics Express, Issue 28/21, 2020, Page(s) 30871, ISSN 1094-4087
DOI: 10.1364/oe.398559

Ultrathin entirely flat Umklapp lenses

Author(s): Gregory J. Chaplain, Richard V. Craster
Published in: Physical Review B, Issue 101/15, 2020, Page(s) 155430, ISSN 2469-9950
DOI: 10.1103/physrevb.101.155430

Hierarchical auxetic and isotropic porous medium with extremely negative Poisson’s ratio

Author(s): Maryam Morvaridi, Giorgio Carta, Federico Bosia, Antonio S. Gliozzi, Nicola M. Pugno, Diego Misseroni, Michele Brun
Published in: Extreme Mechanics Letters, Issue 48, 2021, Page(s) 101405, ISSN 2352-4316
DOI: 10.1016/j.eml.2021.101405

Tailored elastic surface to body wave Umklapp conversion

Author(s): Gregory J. Chaplain, Jacopo M. De Ponti, Andrea Colombi, Rafael Fuentes-Dominguez, Paul Dryburg, Don Pieris, Richard J. Smith, Adam Clare, Matt Clark, Richard V. Craster
Published in: Nature Communications, Issue 11/1, 2020, ISSN 2041-1723
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-17021-x

Dissipative Dynamics of Polymer Phononic Materials

Author(s): Anastasiia O. Krushynska, Antonio S. Gliozzi, Alberto Fina, Dmitry Krushinsky, Daniele Battegazzore, Miguel A. Badillo‐Ávila, Mónica Acuautla, Stefano Stassi, Camilla Noè, Nicola M. Pugno, Federico Bosia
Published in: Advanced Functional Materials, Issue 31/30, 2021, Page(s) 2103424, ISSN 1616-301X
DOI: 10.1002/adfm.202103424

Attenuating surface gravity waves with mechanical metamaterials

Author(s): F. De Vita, F. De Lillo, F. Bosia, M. Onorato
Published in: Physics of Fluids, Issue 33/4, 2021, Page(s) 047113, ISSN 1070-6631
DOI: 10.1063/5.0048613

Mitigation of Rayleigh-like waves in granular media via multi-layer resonant metabarriers

Author(s): R. Zaccherini, A. Palermo, A. Marzani, A. Colombi, V. Dertimanis, E. Chatzi
Published in: Applied Physics Letters, Issue 117/25, 2020, Page(s) 254103, ISSN 0003-6951
DOI: 10.1063/5.0031113

Disordered protein-graphene oxide co-assembly and supramolecular biofabrication of functional fluidic devices

Author(s): Yuanhao Wu, Babatunde O. Okesola, Jing Xu, Ivan Korotkin, Alice Berardo, Ilaria Corridori, Francesco Luigi Pellerej di Brocchetti, Janos Kanczler, Jingyu Feng, Weiqi Li, Yejiao Shi, Vladimir Farafonov, Yiqiang Wang, Rebecca F. Thompson, Maria-Magdalena Titirici, Dmitry Nerukh, Sergey Karabasov, Richard O. C. Oreffo, Jose Carlos Rodriguez-Cabello, Giovanni Vozzi, Helena S. Azevedo, Nicola M. Pugno,
Published in: Nature Communications, Issue 11/1, 2020, Page(s) 1182, ISSN 2041-1723
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-14716-z

Robust substrate anchorages of silk lines with extensible nano-fibres

Author(s): Jonas O. Wolff, Daniele Liprandi, Federico Bosia, Anna-Christin Joel, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Soft Matter, Issue 17/34, 2021, Page(s) 7903-7913, ISSN 1744-683X
DOI: 10.1039/d1sm00552a

Optimization of spider web-inspired phononic crystals to achieve tailored dispersion for diverse objectives

Author(s): Vinícius F. Dal Poggetto, Federico Bosia, Marco Miniaci, Nicola M. Pugno
Published in: Materials & Design, Issue 209, 2021, Page(s) 109980, ISSN 0264-1275
DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2021.109980

Datasets

Tunable photo-responsive elastic metamaterials

Author(s): A. Gliozzi; M. Miniaci; A. Chiappone; A. Bergamini; B.. Morin; E.Descrovi
Published in: Zenodo

Tunable photo-responsive elastic metamaterials

Author(s): A. Gliozzi; M. Miniaci; A. Chiappone; A. Bergamini; B.. Morin; E.Descrovi
Published in: Zenodo

Attenuating surface gravity waves with mechanical metamaterials

Author(s): Francesco De Vita; Miguel Onorato
Published in: Zenodo

Attenuating surface gravity waves with mechanical metamaterials

Author(s): Francesco De Vita; Miguel Onorato
Published in: Zenodo

Hybrid topological guiding mechanisms for photonic crystal fibers

Author(s): Makwana, Mehul; Wiltshaw, Richard; Guenneau, Sebastien; Craster, Richard

Software

Robustness of cochlea-inspired rainbow sensors

Author(s): Davies, Bryn; Herren, Laura
DOI: oai:zenodo.org:5541152; 10.5281/zenodo.5541152
Publisher: Zenodo