Publications (updated from database)

  • 2017

  • J. Karschau, M. Zimmerling, B. M. Friedrich, "Renormalization group theory for percolation in time-varying networks" , In ArXiv e-prints, Jul 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • Caterina Tomba, Céline Braini, Ghislain Bugnicourt, Floriane Cohen, Benjamin Friedrich, Nir Gov, Catherine Villard, "Geometrical Determinants of Neuronal Actin Waves" , vol. 11, pp. 86, 03/2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • Tom Stückemann, James Patrick Cleland, Steffen Werner, Hanh Thi-Kim Vu, Robert Bayersdorf, Shang-Yun Liu, Benjamin Friedrich, Frank Jülicher, Jochen Christian Rink, "Antagonistic Self-Organizing Patterning Systems Control Maintenance and Regeneration of the Anteroposterior Axis in Planarians" , In Developmental Cell, vol. 40, no. 3, pp. 248-263, 2017. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • Gary S Klindt, Christian Ruloff, Christian Wagner, Benjamin M Friedrich, "In-phase and anti-phase flagellar synchronization by waveform compliance and basal coupling" , In New Journal of Physics, vol. 19, no. 11, pp. 113052, 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • Justus A Kromer, Steffen Märcker, Steffen Lange, Christel Baier, Benjamin M Friedrich, "Optimal decision making for sperm chemotaxis in the presence of noise" , In arXiv preprint arXiv:1711.04858, 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • Daniel Aguilar Hidalgo, Steffen Werner, Ortrud Wartlick, Marcos González-Gaitán, Benjamin Friedrich, Frank Julicher, "Dynamic gradient scaling as a critical point of growth control" , In arXiv preprint arXiv:1711.02021, 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • Benjamin M Friedrich, "The load response of shape-changing microswimmers scales with their energy efficiency" , In arXiv preprint arXiv:1711.03597, 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • Jens Karschau, Marco Zimmerling, Benjamin M Friedrich, "Renormalization group theory for percolation in time-varying networks" , In arXiv preprint arXiv:1708.05704, 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 2016

  • Gary S. Klindt, Christian Ruloff, Christian Wagner, Benjamin M. Friedrich, "Load Response of the Flagellar Beat" , In Phys. Rev. Lett., American Physical Society, vol. 117, pp. 258101, Dec 2016. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • Veikko F. Geyer, Pablo Sartori, Benjamin M. Friedrich, Frank Jülicher, Jonathon Howard, "Independent control of the static and dynamic components of the Chlamydomonas flagellar beat" , In Curr. Biol., vol. 26, pp. 1098–1103, 2016. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • B M Friedrich, "Hydrodynamic synchronization of flagellar oscillators" , In Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics, vol. 225, pp. 2353–2368, 2016. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • G. S. Klindt, Ruloff C., Wagner C., B. M. Friedrich, "The load-response of the flagellar beat" , In Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. in press, 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]

All Publications

Google scholar profile

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Dissertations

 

Benjamin M. Friedrich: Chemotaxis of Sperm Cells, 2009

Steffen Werner: Growth and Scaling during Development and Regeneration, 2015

Gary S. Klindt: Hydrodynamics of Flagellar Swimming and Synchronization, 2017

Benjamin M. Friedrich: Nonlinear dynamics and fluctuations in biological systems, 2017 (Habilitation thesis)

 

Selected publications

Justus A. Kromer, Steffen Märcker, Steffen Lange, Christel Baier, Benjamin M. Friedrich: Decision making improves sperm chemotaxis in the presence of noise, PLoS Comp. Biol., 2018

  

Jens Karschau, Marco Zimmerling, Benjamin M. Friedrich: Renormalization group theory for percolation in time-varying networks, Scientific Reports 8, 2018

 

Jan F. Jikeli*, Luis Alvarez*, Benjamin M. Friedrich*, Laurence G. Wilson*, Rene Pascal, Remy Colin, Magdalena Pichlo, Andreas Rennhack, Christoph Brenker, U. Benjamin Kaupp: Sperm navigation along helical paths in 3D chemoattractant landscapes, Nature Communications 6, 2015; *=equal contribution
(pdf, invited talk at "Omnipresent Cilium Conference": video)

 

S Werner, T Stuckemann, M Beiran Amigo, JC Rink, F Julicher, BM Friedrich: Scaling and regeneration of self-organized patterns, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 2015 (pdf) Selected as 'Editor's suggestion'

 

Ma, GS Klindt, I.-H. Riedel-Kruse, F Julicher, BM Friedrich: Active phase and amplitude fluctuations of flagellar beating. Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 2014 (pdf)

 

VF Geyer, F Julicher, J Howard, BM Friedrich: Cell body rocking is a dominant mechanism of flagellar synchronization in a swimming alga. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 110, 2013 (pdf)

 

BM Friedrich, F Julicher: Flagellar synchronization independent of hydrodynamic interactions. Phys. Rev. Lett. 109,
2012 (pdf) Selected as 'Editor's suggestion', selected for a Viewpoint in Physics.

BM Friedrich, E Fischer-Friedrich, NS Gov, SA Safran: Sarcomeric pattern formation by actin cluster coalescence. PLoS Comp Biol 8(6), 2012 (pdf, download simulation code here)

 

BM Friedrich, IH Riedel-Kruse, J Howard, F Julicher: High-precision tracking of sperm swimming fine structure provides strong test of resistive force theory. J. exp. Biol. 213, 2010 (pdf) Selected for 'Inside JEB' article.

 

BM Friedrich, F Julicher: Steering chiral swimmers along noisy helical paths. Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 2009 (pdf)

 

BM Friedrich, F Julicher: Chemotaxis of sperm cells. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 104, 2007 (pdf) Highlighted in Nature Physics.

 

Popular articles in German

'Schlagkräftiger Mikroantrieb' popular article on dynamics of cilia and flagella in Physik-Journal 12/2017
(c) Wiley-VCH Verlag

Popular article on flagellar synchronization [German]

Popular article on flagellar swimming and steering [German]

Youtube video of synchronizing metronomes