Accession Number : ADA020005
Title : Proceedings: Symposium on Swimming and Flying in Nature Held at California Inst. of Tech., Pasadena on July 8-12, 1974. Volume I.
Corporate Author : NEUS INC SANTA MONICA CALIF
Report Date : 12 JUL 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 330
Abstract : ;Contents: Aerodynamic aspects of animal flight; Bacterial movement; Cinemicrographic analysis of the movement of flagellated bacteria; Formation of the bacterial flagellar bindle; Towards a molecular mechanism for the movement of bacterial flagella; Mechanisms of movement of simple flagella and cilia; Morphology of developing bends in sperm flagella; The role of body oscillation in the propulsion of micro-organisms; Fluid flow induced by smooth flagella; Optimal swimming motions of flagella; Flagellar motions near a wall.
Descriptors : *Meetings, *Swimming, *Flight, Bacteria, Microorganisms, Cilia, Animals, Aerodynamic characteristics
Subject Categories : Biology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE