Thomas R  Powers
Thomas R Powers
Professor of Engineering and Physics, Brown University
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The hydrodynamics of swimming microorganisms
E Lauga, TR Powers
Reports on progress in physics 72 (9), 096601, 2009
Fluid-membrane tethers: minimal surfaces and elastic boundary layers
TR Powers, G Huber, RE Goldstein
Physical Review E 65 (4), 041901, 2002
Bacterial rheotaxis
Marcos, HC Fu, TR Powers, R Stocker
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109 (13), 4780-4785, 2012
Dynamics of filaments and membranes in a viscous fluid
TR Powers
Reviews of Modern Physics 82 (2), 1607, 2010
Force-free swimming of a model helical flagellum in viscoelastic fluids
B Liu, TR Powers, KS Breuer
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108 (49), 19516-19520, 2011
Theory of swimming filaments in viscoelastic media
HC Fu, TR Powers, CW Wolgemuth
Physical review letters 99 (25), 258101, 2007
A macroscopic scale model of bacterial flagellar bundling
MJ Kim, JC Bird, AJ Van Parys, KS Breuer, TR Powers
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 100 (26), 15481-15485, 2003
Twirling and whirling: Viscous dynamics of rotating elastic filaments
CW Wolgemuth, TR Powers, RE Goldstein
Physical Review Letters 84 (7), 1623, 2000
Flows driven by flagella of multicellular organisms enhance long-range molecular transport
MB Short, CA Solari, S Ganguly, TR Powers, JO Kessler, RE Goldstein
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103 (22), 8315-8319, 2006
Swimming speeds of filaments in nonlinearly viscoelastic fluids
HC Fu, CW Wolgemuth, TR Powers
Physics of Fluids 21 (3), 033102, 2009
Dynamical theory of the pearling instability in cylindrical vesicles
P Nelson, T Powers, U Seifert
Physical review letters 74 (17), 3384, 1995
Viscous nonlinear dynamics of twist and writhe
RE Goldstein, TR Powers, CH Wiggins
Physical Review Letters 80 (23), 5232, 1998
Locomotion of helical bodies in viscoelastic fluids: enhanced swimming at large helical amplitudes
SE Spagnolie, B Liu, TR Powers
Physical review letters 111 (6), 068101, 2013
Hydrodynamic interactions between rotating helices
MJ Kim, TR Powers
Physical review E 69 (6), 061910, 2004
Topological structure and dynamics of three-dimensional active nematics
G Duclos, R Adkins, D Banerjee, MSE Peterson, M Varghese, I Kolvin, ...
Science 367 (6482), 1120-1124, 2020
Separation of microscale chiral objects by shear flow
HC Fu, TR Powers, R Stocker
Physical review letters 102 (15), 158103, 2009
Measure factors, tension, and correlations of fluid membranes
W Cai, TC Lubensky, P Nelson, T Powers
Journal de Physique II 4 (6), 931-949, 1994
Front progagation in the pearling instability of tubular vesicles
RE Goldstein, P Nelson, T Powers, U Seifert
Journal de Physique II 6 (5), 767-796, 1996
The wiggling trajectories of bacteria
Y Hyon, TR Powers, R Stocker, HC Fu
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 705, 58-76, 2012
Helical motion of the cell body enhances Caulobacter crescentus motility
B Liu, M Gulino, M Morse, JX Tang, TR Powers, KS Breuer
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111 (31), 11252-11256, 2014
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