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1.961 Life at low Reynolds numbers Stokes’ settling speed Terminal velocity: on non-splashing mice Sinking and reproduction Non-spherical particles The anisotropy of drag: the fundamental principle of swimming at low Re An optimum shape...
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1.961 Life at low Reynolds numbers The fundamental solution to Stokes’ equation: the Stokeslet Other important solutions: stresslet, rotlet, potential dipole Modeling a copepod’s pheromone trail The fluid mechanical signature of a sinki...
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1.961 Life at low Reynolds numbersResistive force theory: exploiting the anisotropy of drag Optimum shape of flagella in 2D and 3D A lousy maximum swimming efficiency The energetic cost of swimming Low Reynolds number cooperation to swi...
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1.961 Life at low Reynolds numbersThe Sherwood number Increasing the nutrient flux: an exercise in thinning your boundary layer Swimming faster to get more food Nutrient fluxes in the presence of shear or turbulence
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1.961 Life at low Reynolds numbersHow do you capture prey at low Reynolds number ?1) Hope it diffuses to you: Brownian diffusion 2) Hope it bumps into you: interception Hair-bearing animal appendages: paddles vs. rakes
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