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Biomimetic and Live Medusae Reveal the Mechanistic Advantages of a Flexible Bell Margin

  • Sean P. Colin mail,

    scolin@rwu.edu

    Affiliations: Marine Biology/Environmental Sciences, Roger Williams University, Bristol, Rhode Island, United States of America, Whitman Center, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • John H. Costello,

    Affiliations: Whitman Center, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States of America, Biology Department, Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

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  • John O. Dabiri,

    Affiliation: Graduate Aeronautical Laboratories and Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States of America

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  • Alex Villanueva,

    Affiliation: Center for Energy Harvesting Materials and Systems (CEHMS), Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America

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  • John B. Blottman,

    Affiliation: Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States of America

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  • Brad J. Gemmell,

    Affiliation: Whitman Center, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Shashank Priya

    Affiliation: Center for Energy Harvesting Materials and Systems (CEHMS), Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America

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  • Published: November 07, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0048909

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