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1.

Role of Fruit Epicuticular Waxes in Preventing Bactrocera oleae (Diptera: Tephritidae) Attachment in Different Cultivars of Olea europaea.

Rebora M, Salerno G, Piersanti S, Gorb E, Gorb S.

Insects. 2020 Mar 17;11(3). pii: E189. doi: 10.3390/insects11030189.

2.

Time-scale mechanical behaviors of locust semi-lunar process cuticles under power amplification for rapid movements.

Wan C, Hao Z, Gorb SN.

J Biomech. 2020 Mar 9:109742. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2020.109742. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
32173036
3.

The glue produced by Drosophila melanogaster for pupa adhesion is universal.

Borne F, Kovalev A, Gorb S, Courtier-Orgogozo V.

J Exp Biol. 2020 Mar 12. pii: jeb.220608. doi: 10.1242/jeb.220608. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
32165432
4.

Mechanical ecology of fruit-insect interaction in the adult Mediterranean fruit fly Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae).

Salerno G, Rebora M, Piersanti S, Gorb E, Gorb S.

Zoology (Jena). 2020 Jan 18;139:125748. doi: 10.1016/j.zool.2020.125748. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
32078916
5.

Role of Surface Chemistry in the Superhydrophobicity of the Springtail Orchesella cincta (Insecta:Collembola).

Schmüser L, Zhang W, Marx MT, Encinas N, Vollmer D, Gorb S, Baio JE, Räder HJ, Weidner T.

ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2020 Mar 11;12(10):12294-12304. doi: 10.1021/acsami.9b21615. Epub 2020 Feb 27.

PMID:
32040287
6.

Attachment ability of females and males of the ladybird beetle Cryptolaemus montrouzieri to different artificial surfaces.

Gorb EV, Gorb SN.

J Insect Physiol. 2020 Feb - Mar;121:104011. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2019.104011. Epub 2020 Jan 2.

PMID:
31904387
7.

Depth-Sensing Indentation as a Micro- and Nanomechanical Approach to Characterisation of Mechanical Properties of Soft, Biological, and Biomimetic Materials.

Perepelkin NV, Borodich FM, Kovalev AE, Gorb SN.

Nanomaterials (Basel). 2019 Dec 19;10(1). pii: E15. doi: 10.3390/nano10010015. Review.

8.

Cuticle sclerotization determines the difference between the elastic moduli of locust tibiae.

Li C, Gorb SN, Rajabi H.

Acta Biomater. 2020 Feb;103:189-195. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2019.12.013. Epub 2019 Dec 13.

PMID:
31843719
9.

Pressure-induced silk spinning mechanism in webspinners (Insecta: Embioptera).

Büsse S, Büscher TH, Kelly ET, Heepe L, Edgerly JS, Gorb SN.

Soft Matter. 2019 Dec 4;15(47):9742-9750. doi: 10.1039/c9sm01782h.

PMID:
31742303
10.

Complementary effect of attachment devices in stick insects (Phasmatodea).

Büscher TH, Gorb SN.

J Exp Biol. 2019 Nov 29;222(Pt 23). pii: jeb209833. doi: 10.1242/jeb.209833.

PMID:
31727762
11.

Differences in the Young modulus and hardness reflect different functions of teeth within the taenioglossan radula of gastropods.

Krings W, Kovalev A, Glaubrecht M, Gorb SN.

Zoology (Jena). 2019 Dec;137:125713. doi: 10.1016/j.zool.2019.125713. Epub 2019 Oct 21.

PMID:
31706151
12.

Structural coloration predicts the outcome of male contests in the Amazonian damselfly Chalcopteryx scintillans (Odonata: Polythoridae).

Guillermo-Ferreira R, Bispo PC, Appel E, Kovalev A, Gorb SN.

Arthropod Struct Dev. 2019 Nov;53:100884. doi: 10.1016/j.asd.2019.100884. Epub 2019 Oct 24.

PMID:
31669831
13.

Friction reduction mechanism of the cuticle surface in the sandhopper talitrus saltator (Amphipoda, talitridae).

Wan C, Gorb SN.

Acta Biomater. 2020 Jan 1;101:414-421. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2019.10.031. Epub 2019 Oct 25.

PMID:
31669541
14.

NEXAFS imaging to characterize the physio-chemical composition of cuticle from African Flower Scarab Eudicella gralli.

Baio JE, Jaye C, Sullivan E, Rasmussen MH, Fischer DA, Gorb S, Weidner T.

Nat Commun. 2019 Oct 18;10(1):4758. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-12616-5.

15.

Endocuticle sclerotisation increases the mechanical stability of cuticle.

Wang LY, Jafarpour M, Lin CP, Appel E, Gorb SN, Rajabi H.

Soft Matter. 2019 Oct 23;15(41):8272-8278. doi: 10.1039/c9sm01687b.

PMID:
31553024
16.

Biomechanics of fore wing to hind wing coupling in the southern green stink bug Nezara viridula (Pentatomidae).

Ma Y, Wan C, Gorb S, Rajabi H.

Acta Biomater. 2019 Dec;100:10-17. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2019.09.027. Epub 2019 Sep 19.

PMID:
31542500
17.

Proteomic investigation of the blue mussel larval shell organic matrix.

Carini A, Koudelka T, Tholey A, Appel E, Gorb SN, Melzner F, Ramesh K.

J Struct Biol. 2019 Dec 1;208(3):107385. doi: 10.1016/j.jsb.2019.09.002. Epub 2019 Sep 7.

PMID:
31505249
18.

Structure, properties and functions of the forewing-hindwing coupling of honeybees.

Ma Y, Ren H, Rajabi H, Zhao H, Ning J, Gorb S.

J Insect Physiol. 2019 Oct;118:103936. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2019.103936. Epub 2019 Aug 29.

PMID:
31473290
19.

Functional morphology of the sting in two digger wasps (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) with different types of prey transport.

Stetsun H, Rajabi H, Matushkina N, Gorb SN.

Arthropod Struct Dev. 2019 Sep;52:100882. doi: 10.1016/j.asd.2019.100882. Epub 2019 Aug 28.

PMID:
31472312
20.

In slow motion: radula motion pattern and forces exerted to the substrate in the land snail Cornu aspersum (Mollusca, Gastropoda) during feeding.

Krings W, Faust T, Kovalev A, Neiber MT, Glaubrecht M, Gorb S.

R Soc Open Sci. 2019 Jul 3;6(7):190222. doi: 10.1098/rsos.190222. eCollection 2019 Jul.

21.

Attachment-based mechanisms underlying capture and release of pollen grains.

Ito S, Gorb SN.

J R Soc Interface. 2019 Aug 30;16(157):20190269. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2019.0269. Epub 2019 Aug 14.

PMID:
31409234
22.

On the fracture resistance of dragonfly wings.

Rudolf J, Wang LY, Gorb SN, Rajabi H.

J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2019 Nov;99:127-133. doi: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2019.07.009. Epub 2019 Jul 19.

PMID:
31351402
23.

Adaptations of dragonfly larvae and their exuviae (Insecta: Odonata), attachment devices and their crucial role during emergence.

Büsse S, Büscher TH, Heepe L, Gorb SN.

J Insect Physiol. 2019 Aug - Sep;117:103914. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2019.103914. Epub 2019 Jul 16.

PMID:
31323235
24.

Compromise between mechanical and chemical protection mechanisms in the Mytilus edulis shell.

Wan C, Ma Y, Gorb SN.

J Exp Biol. 2019 Aug 7;222(Pt 15). pii: jeb201103. doi: 10.1242/jeb.201103.

25.

Sperm transfer through hyper-elongated beetle penises - morphology and theoretical approaches.

Matsumura Y, Michels J, Rajabi H, Shimozawa T, Gorb SN.

Sci Rep. 2019 Jul 15;9(1):10238. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-46211-x.

26.

The insect unguitractor plate in action: Force transmission and the micro CT visualizations of inner structures.

Gorb SN, Pullwitt T, Kleinteich T, Busshardt P.

J Insect Physiol. 2019 Aug - Sep;117:103908. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2019.103908. Epub 2019 Jun 29.

PMID:
31265818
27.

Egg-laying job makes males hot: body temperature measurements in egg-laying tandems of the dragonfly Sympetrum vulgatum using IR camera.

Gorb SN, Gorb EV.

Naturwissenschaften. 2019 Jun 27;106(7-8):40. doi: 10.1007/s00114-019-1639-4.

PMID:
31250116
28.

Amblypygid-fungal interactions: The whip spider exoskeleton as a substrate for fungal growth.

Gibbons AT, Idnurm A, Seiter M, Dyer PS, Kokolski M, Goodacre SL, Gorb SN, Wolff JO.

Fungal Biol. 2019 Jul;123(7):497-506. doi: 10.1016/j.funbio.2019.05.003. Epub 2019 May 10.

PMID:
31196519
29.

Fresh "Pollen Adhesive" Weakens Humidity-Dependent Pollen Adhesion.

Ito S, Gorb SN.

ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2019 Jul 10;11(27):24691-24698. doi: 10.1021/acsami.9b04817. Epub 2019 Jun 24.

PMID:
31184458
30.

The Topology of the Leg Joints of the Beetle Pachnoda marginata (Scarabaeidae, Cetoniinae) and Its Implication for the Tribological Properties.

Vagts S, Schlattmann J, Kovalev A, Gorb SN.

Biomimetics (Basel). 2018 Jun 8;3(2). pii: E12. doi: 10.3390/biomimetics3020012.

31.

Material stiffness variation in mosquito antennae.

Saltin BD, Matsumura Y, Reid A, Windmill JF, Gorb SN, Jackson JC.

J R Soc Interface. 2019 May 31;16(154):20190049. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2019.0049.

32.

Mechanical behavior of ctenoid scales: Joint-like structures control the deformability of the scales in the flatfish Solea solea (Pleuronectiformes).

Spinner M, Schaber CF, Chen SM, Geiger M, Gorb SN, Rajabi H.

Acta Biomater. 2019 Jul 1;92:305-314. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2019.05.011. Epub 2019 May 7.

PMID:
31075517
33.

Measurement error in μCT-based three-dimensional geometric morphometrics introduced by surface generation and landmark data acquisition.

Engelkes K, Helfsgott J, Hammel JU, Büsse S, Kleinteich T, Beerlink A, Gorb SN, Haas A.

J Anat. 2019 Aug;235(2):357-378. doi: 10.1111/joa.12999. Epub 2019 May 7.

PMID:
31062345
34.

Evidence for a sexually selected function of the attachment system in bedbugs Cimex lectularius (Heteroptera, Cimicidae).

Reinhardt K, Voigt D, Gorb SN.

J Exp Biol. 2019 Jun 19;222(Pt 12). pii: jeb206136. doi: 10.1242/jeb.206136.

35.

Adjustment of triple shellac coating for precise release of bioactive substances with different physico-chemical properties in the ileocolonic region.

Theismann EM, Keppler JK, Knipp JR, Fangmann D, Appel E, Gorb SN, Waetzig GH, Schreiber S, Laudes M, Schwarz K.

Int J Pharm. 2019 Jun 10;564:472-484. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2019.04.039. Epub 2019 Apr 13.

PMID:
30991131
36.

Porous substrate affects a subsequent attachment ability of the beetle Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae).

Gorb EV, Lemke W, Gorb SN.

J R Soc Interface. 2019 Jan 31;16(150):20180696. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2018.0696.

37.

Hierarchical architecture of spider attachment setae reconstructed from scanning nanofocus X-ray diffraction data.

Schaber CF, Flenner S, Glisovic A, Krasnov I, Rosenthal M, Stieglitz H, Krywka C, Burghammer M, Müller M, Gorb SN.

J R Soc Interface. 2019 Jan 31;16(150):20180692. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2018.0692.

38.

Stiffness gradients facilitate ovipositor bending and spatial probing control in a parasitic wasp.

Cerkvenik U, van Leeuwen JL, Kovalev A, Gorb SN, Matsumura Y, Gussekloo SWS.

J Exp Biol. 2019 May 2;222(Pt 9). pii: jeb195628. doi: 10.1242/jeb.195628.

39.

Zooplankters' nightmare: The fast and efficient catching basket of larval phantom midges (Diptera: Chaoborus).

Kruppert S, Deussen L, Weiss LC, Horstmann M, Wolff JO, Kleinteich T, Gorb SN, Tollrian R.

PLoS One. 2019 Mar 22;14(3):e0214013. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0214013. eCollection 2019.

40.

Biological and biomimetic surfaces: adhesion, friction and wetting phenomena.

Gorb SN, Koch K, Heepe L.

Beilstein J Nanotechnol. 2019 Feb 15;10:481-482. doi: 10.3762/bjnano.10.48. eCollection 2019. No abstract available.

41.

Biomechanical properties of fishing lines of the glowworm Arachnocampa luminosa (Diptera; Keroplatidae).

von Byern J, Chandler P, Merritt D, Adlassnig W, Stringer I, Meyer-Rochow VB, Kovalev A, Dorrer V, Dimartino S, Marchetti-Deschmann M, Gorb S.

Sci Rep. 2019 Feb 28;9(1):3082. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-39098-1.

42.

Ultrastructure of spider thread anchorages.

Wirth M, Wolff JO, Appel E, Gorb SN.

J Morphol. 2019 Apr;280(4):534-543. doi: 10.1002/jmor.20962. Epub 2019 Feb 21.

PMID:
30791126
43.

Estimating the maximum attachment performance of tree frogs on rough substrates.

Langowski JKA, Rummenie A, Pieters RPM, Kovalev A, Gorb SN, van Leeuwen JL.

Bioinspir Biomim. 2019 Feb 1;14(2):025001. doi: 10.1088/1748-3190/aafc37.

PMID:
30706849
44.

Mapping the Surface Microbiome and Metabolome of Brown Seaweed Fucus vesiculosus by Amplicon Sequencing, Integrated Metabolomics and Imaging Techniques.

Parrot D, Blümel M, Utermann C, Chianese G, Krause S, Kovalev A, Gorb SN, Tasdemir D.

Sci Rep. 2019 Jan 31;9(1):1061. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-37914-8.

45.

Local deformation and stiffness distribution in fly wings.

Wehmann HN, Heepe L, Gorb SN, Engels T, Lehmann FO.

Biol Open. 2019 Jan 14;8(1). pii: bio038299. doi: 10.1242/bio.038299.

46.

A new bioinspired method for pressure and flow sensing based on the underwater air-retaining surface of the backswimmer Notonecta.

Mail M, Klein A, Bleckmann H, Schmitz A, Scherer T, Rühr PT, Lovric G, Fröhlingsdorf R, Gorb SN, Barthlott W.

Beilstein J Nanotechnol. 2018 Dec 14;9:3039-3047. doi: 10.3762/bjnano.9.282. eCollection 2018.

47.

Liquid secretion and setal compliance: the beetle's winning combination for a robust and reversible adhesion.

Gilet T, Heepe L, Lambert P, Compère P, Gorb SN.

Curr Opin Insect Sci. 2018 Dec;30:19-25. doi: 10.1016/j.cois.2018.08.002. Epub 2018 Aug 24. Review.

PMID:
30553481
48.

Traction reinforcement in prehensile feet of harvestmen (Arachnida, Opiliones).

Wolff JO, Wiegmann C, Wirkner CS, Koehnsen A, Gorb SN.

J Exp Biol. 2019 Feb 1;222(Pt 3). pii: jeb192187. doi: 10.1242/jeb.192187.

49.

Structure and biomechanics of the antennal grooming mechanism in the southern green stink bug Nezara viridula.

Rebora M, Salerno G, Piersanti S, Michels J, Gorb S.

J Insect Physiol. 2019 Jan;112:57-67. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2018.12.002. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

PMID:
30521769
50.

Surface chemistry of the frog sticky-tongue mechanism.

Fowler JE, Kleinteich T, Franz J, Jaye C, Fischer DA, Gorb SN, Weidner T, Baio JE.

Biointerphases. 2018 Nov 26;13(6):06E408. doi: 10.1116/1.5052651.

PMID:
30477306

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