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Spontaneous Circulation of Confined Active Suspensions

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Mathematical Modelling and Analysis of Complex Fluids and Active Media in Evolving Domains

Many active fluid systems encountered in biology are set in total geometric confinement. Cytoplasmic streaming in plant cells is a prominent and ubiquitous example, in which cargo-carrying molecular motors move along polymer filaments and generate coherent cell-scale flow. In this talk I will summarize theoretical and experimental work in my group that addresses the possibility that the ordered patterns of streaming seen in nature can arise from a process of self-organization.

This talk is part of the Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series series.

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