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Session H17: Biofluids: Micro-swimming Theory I

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Chair: Juan Rodrigo Velez-Cordero, University of California, San Diego
Room: 28C


Monday, November 19, 2012
10:30AM - 10:43AM

H17.00001: Unsteady swimming of small organisms
Shiyan Wang , Arezoo Ardekani

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Monday, November 19, 2012
10:43AM - 10:56AM

H17.00002: Advective effects on the propulsion of phoretic micro-swimmers
Sebastien Michelin , Denis Bartolo

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Monday, November 19, 2012
10:56AM - 11:09AM

H17.00003: Achiral rigid magnetically actuated swimmers
Henry Fu , U. Kei Cheang , Farshad Meshkati , MinJun Kim

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Monday, November 19, 2012
11:09AM - 11:22AM

H17.00004: Propulsion in a generalized Newtonian fluid
Juan Rodrigo V\'elez-Cordero , Eric Lauga

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Monday, November 19, 2012
11:22AM - 11:35AM

H17.00005: Diffusion of torqued active particles
Mario Sandoval , Eric Lauga

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Monday, November 19, 2012
11:35AM - 11:48AM

H17.00006: Nematode swimming and turning: locomotion of {\it C.\ Elegans} in bulk fluid and thin fluid layers
Alejandro Bilbao , Venkat Padmanabhan , Kendra Rumbaugh , Siva Vanapalli , Jerzy Blawzdziewicz

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Monday, November 19, 2012
11:48AM - 12:01PM

H17.00007: Simulation of micro-organisms swimming near ciliated surfaces
Henry Shum , Anurag Tripathi , Julia Yeomans , Anna Balazs

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Monday, November 19, 2012
12:01PM - 12:14PM

H17.00008: Chemotaxis of crawling and swimming \textit{Caenorhabditis Elegans}
Amar Patel , Alejandro Bilbao , Venkat Padmanabhan , Zeina Khan , Andrew Armstrong , Kendra Rumbaugh , Siva Vanapalli , Jerzy Blawzdziewicz

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Monday, November 19, 2012
12:14PM - 12:27PM

H17.00009: The Fidelity of Adaptive Phototaxis
Idan Tuval , Knut Drescher , Raymond Goldstein

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Monday, November 19, 2012
12:27PM - 12:40PM

H17.00010: Granular resistive force theory explains the neuromechanical phase lag during sand-swimming
Yang Ding , Sarah Sharpe , Daniel Goldman

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