Clap and fling with porous wings.
Flexible clap and fling in tiny insect flight.
A computational fluid dynamics study of ’clap and fling’ in the smallest insects.
When vortices stick: an aerodynamic transition in tiny insect flight.
Efficient kinematics for jet-propelled swimming.
Effects of grouping behavior, pulse timing and organism size on fluid flow around the upside-down jellyfish, Cassiopea sp.
Feeding currents of the upside down jellyfish in the presence of background flow.
Flow structure and transport characteristics of the feeding and exchange currents generated by upside–down jellyfish Cassiopea.
The fluid dynamics of feeding in the upside-down jellyfish.
Reynolds number limits for jet propulsion: A numerical study of simplified jellyfish.
A numerical study of the effects of bell pulsation dynamics and oral arms on the exchange currents generated by the upside-down jellyfish Cassiopea spp.
Reconfiguration and the reduction of vortex-induced vibrations in broad leaves.
An immersed boundary method by the lattice Boltzmann approach in three dimensions.
Structural dynamics and resonance in plants with nonlinear stiffness.
Numerical study of scaling effects in peristalsis and dynamic suction pumping.
Fluid dynamics of heart development.
Fluid dynamics of ventricular filling in the embryonic heart.
Flow within models of the vertebrate embryonic heart.
Three-dimensional flows through arrays of cylinders with applications to the endothelial surface layer.
The effects of inhomogeneities on flow through the endothelial surface layer.
Other publications and preprints
Miller, L. A., Goldman, D. I., Hedrick, T. L., Tytell, E. D., Wang, Z. J., Yen, J. and Alben, S. (2012). Using Computational and Mechanical Models to Study Animal Locomotion. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 52(5): 553-575.
Miller, L. A. and Alben, S. (2012). Interfacing Mathematics and Biology: A Discussion on Training, Research, Collaboration, and Funding. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 52(5): 616 – 621.
Cohen, B., Miller, L. O’Donnell, C., Ro, S., Wachs, B. and West, R. (2003). CAHSEE Success: Mathematics. New York: Kaplan, Inc. (Amazon Link).
Santhanakrishnan, A., Dickson, W., Dickinson, M. H., and Miller, L. A. Aerodynamics of tiny insect flight. To be submitted to J. Fluid Mech. (draft pdf file).
Miller, L. A., Santhanakrishnan, A., Dickson, W., and Dickinson, M. H. Comparison of simulations and experimental measurements of flow around the smallest insect wings. To be submitted to SIAM J. Sci Comput.