Journal Club

Upcoming sessions
Past sessions

Upcoming sessions

Date Presenter Paper/Topic
Sep 11, 2017 Matthias Merkel P Topological defects in epithelia govern cell death and extrusion
Sep 25, 2017 Matteo Paoluzzi O Schematic Mode-Coupling theory in Active Matter
Oct 02, 2017 David Yllaness P Practical applications of finite-size scaling : Critical parameters of the three-dimensional Ising spin glass and Thermodynamic glass transition in a spin glass without time-reversal symmetry
Oct 09, 2017 Giuseppe Passucci O Generalized SPP model captures superdiffusive mouse fibroblast trajectory dynamics
Oct 16, 2017 Michael Czajkowski P Poisson-bracket approach to the dynamics of nematic liquid crystals
Oct 23, 2017 Sourav Bhabesh O Thermalized Euler buckling in ribbons
Oct 30,2017
Nov 06, 2017 Vincent Démery O Cooperativity of driven probes in (un)confined colloidal baths
Nov 13, 2017 Adam Patch P Mechanical pressure and momentum conservation in dry active matter
Nov 27, 2017 Monica Ripp P
Dec 04, 2017 Tyler Engstrom O
Jan 08, 2018 Mahesh Gandikota P
Jan 22, 2018 Peter Morse O
Jan 29, 2018 Ethan Stanifer P
Feb 05, 2018 Kuang Liu O
Feb 12, 2018 Preeti Sahu P
Feb 19, 2018 Daniel Sussman O
Feb 26, 2018 Arthur Hernandez P
Mar 05, 2018 Gonca Erdemci O
Mar 12, 2018 Yousra Timounay P
Mar 19, 2018 Jikai Wang O
Mar 26, 2018 Raj De P
Apr 02, 2018 Benjamin Loewe O

Past sessions

Date Presenter Paper/Topic
Apr 18, 2016 Jonathan Dawson P Fluidization of tissues by cell division and apoptosis
Apr 25, 2016 Michael Moshe O How does Kirigami affect the rheology of paper?
May 02, 2016 Matthias Merkel P Rigidity in Condensed Matter and Its Origin in Configurational Constraint
May 09, 2016 David Yllanes O Statics vs dynamics and fluctuation-dissipation in spin glasses
May 16, 2016 Suraj Shankar P Topological design of geared metamaterials
May 23, 2016 Zeb Rocklin O Mechanisms of topological frames at finite temperature
Jun 06, 2016 Matteo Paoluzzi P Collisions of deformable cells lead to collective migration
Jun 13, 2016 Oksana Manyuhina O Defect-driven shapes in cell division
Jun 27, 2016 Duanduan Wan O A fluctuating ribbon: correction due to entropy
Jul 11, 2016 Sven Wijtmans O Soft Spots in Amorphous Solids
Jul 18, 2016 Prashant Mishra P Nematic ordering of semiflexible polymers confined on a toroidal surface
Jul 25, 2016 Giuseppe Passucci O Identifying the mechanisms that generate super-diffusive motility in mouse fibroblasts
Aug 01, 2016 Michael Czajkowski P Langevin Equation for the Density of a System of Interacting Langevin Processes
Aug 08, 2016 Sourav Bhabesh O Statistical Mechanics of single hole graphene pulled frames
Aug 15, 2016 Kazage Utuje P Spontaneous Oscillations of Elastic Contractile Materials with Turnover
Aug 22, 2016 Francesco Serafin O Smectic patterns on closed surfaces
Aug 29, 2016 Adam Patch P Pressure is not a state function for generic active fluids
Sep 12, 2016 Ethan Stanifer O Random matrices as a model for jammed solids
Sep 19, 2016 Mahesh Gandikota P  Strain-controlled criticality governs the nonlinear mechanics of fibre networks
Sep 26, 2016 Kuang Liu O Rigidity Percolation with Friction
Oct 10, 2016 Preeti Sahu O/P  The Influence of Cell Mechanics, Cell-Cell Interactions, and Proliferation on Epithelial Packing
Oct 17, 2016 Peter Morse P  Macroscopic yielding in jammed solids is accompanied by a nonequilibrium first-order transition in particle trajectories
Oct 24, 2016 Tyler Engstrom O  Evidence for conserved brain folds, why buckling likely isn’t the whole story, and steps toward a minimal model of fold prepatterning
Oct 31, 2016 Arthur Hernandez P Origin of critical strain amplitude in periodically sheared suspensions
Nov 14, 2016 Jikai Wang P  Evidence for non-ergodicity in quiescent states of periodically sheared suspensions
Dec 05, 2016 Matthias Merkel O A rigidity transition in a model for three-dimensional confluent tissues
Dec 12, 2016 Matteo Paoluzzi O Critical Phenomena in Active Matter
Jan 23, 2017 Sven Wijtmans O Predicting rearrangements in disordered material with augmented modes
Feb 06, 2017 Prashant Mishra P  Large-Scale Patterns in a Minimal Cognitive Flocking Model: Incidental Leaders, Nematic Patterns, and Aggregates
Feb 20, 2017 Michael Czajkowski P Pattern Formation in Self-Propelled Particles with Density-Dependent Motility
Feb 27, 2017 Sourav Bhabesh O Statistical Mechanics of Frames
Mar 06, 2017 March Meeting Practice Talks O
Mar 27, 2017 Adam Patch P Equilibrium mappings in polar-isotropic confined active particles
Apr 03, 2017 Monica Ripp O Indentation of Axisymmetric Thin Films
Apr 10, 2017 Tyler Engstrom P Curvature-Controlled Defect Localization in Elastic Surface Crystals
Apr 17, 2017 Jie Yang O  Environment Overwhelms both Nature and Nurture in a Model Spin Glass
May 01, 2017 Mahesh Gandikota O Compression Stiffening
Jun 05, 2017 Ethan Stanifer P Equilibrium sampling of hard spheres up to the jamming density and beyond
Jun 12, 2017 Peter Morse P Mean-field avalanches in jammed spheres
Jun 19, 2017 Kuang Liu P Two exactly soluble models of rigidity percolation
Jun 26, 2017 Preeti Sahu O  Micro – segregation in Bidisperse Mixtures
Jul 10, 2017 Daniel Sussman O
Jul 24, 2017 Gonca Erdemci O
Jul 31, 2017 Yousra Timounay P  Gas marbles: Much stronger than liquid marbles

Legend: “O” = Own work; “P” = Paper