On Flow and Form at Low Reynolds Number
- January 27 (Thu) at 10:00 - 11:00, 2022 (JST)
- Kenta Ishimoto (Associate Professor, Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences (RIMS), Kyoto University)
- via Zoom
Cell locomotion is mechanically restricted by surrounding viscous fluids. With a focus on swimming cells in a low-Reynolds-number flow, I will give a brief introduction to microbiological fluid dynamics and present a 'hydrodynamic shape' theory at the cellular scale.