Schedule Mar 07, 2013
Division of Labor in a Bacterial Swarm
Liyan Ping, Harvard Univ. & KITP


  1. Chemotaxis in Escherichia coli analysed by three-dimensional tracking
  2. Swimming behavior of the monotrichous bacterium Pseudomonas fluorescens SBW25
  3. Three-dimensional tracking of motile bacteria near a solid planar surface
  4. Bacterial motility on a surface: many ways to a common goal
  5. Dynamics of bacterial swarming
  6. Visualization of flagella during bacterial swarming
  7. Microbubbles reveal chiral fluid flows in bacterial swarms
  8. Water reservoir maintained by cell growth fuels the spreading of a bacterial swarm

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