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Soft Matter

Where physics meets chemistry meets biology for fundamental soft matter research.

Paper

Contorting a heavy and naturally curved elastic rod

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Corresponding authors
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge 02139, USA
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge 02139, USA
E-mail: preis@mit.edu
Soft Matter, 2013,9, 8274-8281

DOI: 10.1039/C3SM50873K
Received 28 Mar 2013, Accepted 29 May 2013
First published online 30 May 2013

This article is part of themed collection: The geometry and topology of soft materials
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