and Whirling: Viscous Dynamics of Rotating Elastic Filaments,
movie of a viscously rotating elastic filament.
- Growing and
movie of a growing elastic filament loop with a preferred twist. As the
filament grows, the twist is depleted by stretching which causes twisting
stresses to build up. This leads to an instability that wraps the filament
loop into a plectoneme.
same as above except that changes in the preferred twist lead to a T-type
C. elegans sperm cell tracked with a DIC tracking algorithm developed in the
The full sized movie (130MB)