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1.

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

Gorb EV, Gorb SN.

J Insect Physiol. 2020 Jan 2:104011. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2019.104011. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31904387
2.

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.

3.

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

Li C, Gorb SN, Rajabi H.

Acta Biomater. 2019 Dec 13. pii: S1742-7061(19)30842-6. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2019.12.013. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31843719
4.

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
5.

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
6.

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
7.

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
8.

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
9.

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
10.

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
11.

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
12.

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
13.

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
14.

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
15.

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.

PMID:
31315934
16.

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.

17.

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
18.

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
19.

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
20.

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
21.

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.

22.

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.

23.

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
24.

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
25.

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.

26.

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
27.

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.

28.

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.

29.

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.

30.

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.

31.

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.

32.

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
33.

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
34.

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.

35.

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.

36.

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.

37.

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
38.

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.

39.

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
40.

Bioinspired 3D Printed Locomotion Devices Based on Anisotropic Friction.

Ma S, Scaraggi M, Yan C, Wang X, Gorb SN, Dini D, Zhou F.

Small. 2019 Jan;15(1):e1802931. doi: 10.1002/smll.201802931. Epub 2018 Nov 16.

41.

"Cylindrical worlds" in biology: Does the aggregation strategy give a selective advantage?

Filippov AE, Guillermo-Ferreira R, Gorb SN.

Biosystems. 2019 Jan;175:39-46. doi: 10.1016/j.biosystems.2018.10.016. Epub 2018 Oct 31.

PMID:
30389555
42.

Biomechanical Strategies Underlying the Robust Body Armour of an Aposematic Weevil.

Wang LY, Rajabi H, Ghoroubi N, Lin CP, Gorb SN.

Front Physiol. 2018 Oct 9;9:1410. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2018.01410. eCollection 2018.

43.

Friction-Active Surfaces Based on Free-Standing Anchored Cellulose Nanofibrils.

Schaber CF, Kreitschitz A, Gorb SN.

ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2018 Oct 31;10(43):37566-37574. doi: 10.1021/acsami.8b05972. Epub 2018 Oct 1.

PMID:
30229647
44.

A simple, high-resolution, non-destructive method for determining the spatial gradient of the elastic modulus of insect cuticle.

Eshghi SH, Jafarpour M, Darvizeh A, Gorb SN, Rajabi H.

J R Soc Interface. 2018 Aug;15(145). pii: 20180312. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2018.0312.

45.

Critical roughness in animal hairy adhesive pads: a numerical modeling approach.

Kovalev A, Filippov AE, Gorb SN.

Bioinspir Biomim. 2018 Sep 21;13(6):066004. doi: 10.1088/1748-3190/aadd66.

PMID:
30156566
46.

Competing with barnacle cement: wetting resistance of a re-entrant surface reduces underwater adhesion of barnacles.

Petersen DS, Kleinteich T, Gorb SN, Heepe L.

J R Soc Interface. 2018 Aug;15(145). pii: 20180396. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2018.0396.

47.

Material composition of the mouthpart cuticle in a damselfly larva (Insecta: Odonata) and its biomechanical significance.

Büsse S, Gorb SN.

R Soc Open Sci. 2018 Jun 13;5(6):172117. doi: 10.1098/rsos.172117. eCollection 2018 Jun.

48.

Material gradients in fibrillar insect attachment systems: the role of joint-like elements.

Heepe L, Höft S, Michels J, Gorb SN.

Soft Matter. 2018 Aug 29;14(34):7026-7033. doi: 10.1039/c8sm01151f.

PMID:
30109340
49.

Numerical simulation of the pattern formation of the springtail cuticle nanostructures.

Filippov AE, Kovalev A, Gorb SN.

J R Soc Interface. 2018 Aug;15(145). pii: 20180217. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2018.0217.

50.

Both stiff and compliant: morphological and biomechanical adaptations of stick insect antennae for tactile exploration.

Rajabi H, Shafiei A, Darvizeh A, Gorb SN, Dürr V, Dirks JH.

J R Soc Interface. 2018 Jul;15(144). pii: 20180246. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2018.0246.

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