Advertisement
Research Article

Mechanics of Undulatory Swimming in a Frictional Fluid

  • Yang Ding,

    Affiliation: School of Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

    X
  • Sarah S. Sharpe,

    Affiliation: Interdisciplinary Bioengineering Program, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

    X
  • Andrew Masse,

    Affiliation: School of Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

    X
  • Daniel I. Goldman mail

    daniel.goldman@physics.gatech.edu

    Affiliations: School of Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, Interdisciplinary Bioengineering Program, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

    X
  • Published: December 27, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002810

About the Authors

Yang Ding, Andrew Masse, Daniel I. Goldman
School of Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
Sarah S. Sharpe, Daniel I. Goldman
Interdisciplinary Bioengineering Program, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: daniel.goldman@physics.gatech.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: YD SSS DIG. Performed the experiments: YD SSS. Analyzed the data: YD SSS AM. Wrote the paper: YD SSS DIG.