Ruprecht Karls Universität Heidelberg

Publications Ulrich Schwarz

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111
Johanna Bischof, Christoph A. Brand, Kalman Somogyi, Imre Majer, Sarah Thome, Masashi Mori, Ulrich S. Schwarz, and Peter Lenart.
A cdk1 gradient guides surface contraction waves in oocytes.
Nature Communications, 8(1):849, October 2017.
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110
Ulrich S. Schwarz and Falko Ziebert.
Cell mechanics: When tissues collide.
Nat Mater, 16(10):972-973, October 2017.
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109
Christoph A Brand, Marco Linke, Kai Weißenbruch, Benjamin Richter, Martin Bastmeyer, and Ulrich S Schwarz.
Tension and elasticity contribute to fibroblast cell shape in three dimensions.
Biophysical Journal, 113(4):770-774, 2017.
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108
Patrick W. Oakes, Elizabeth Wagner, Christoph A. Brand, Dimitri Probst, Marco Linke, Ulrich S. Schwarz, Michael Glotzer, and Margaret L. Gardel.
Optogenetic control of RhoA reveals zyxin-mediated elasticity of stress fibres.
Nature Communications 8:15817, 2017.
journal website, PDF, BioRxiv

107
Anil K Dasanna, Christine Lansche, Michael Lanzer, and Ulrich S Schwarz.
Rolling adhesion of schizont stage malaria-infected red blood cells in shear flow.
Biophysical Journal, 112(9):1908-1919, 2017.
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106
Elena Kassianidou, Christoph A Brand, Ulrich S Schwarz, and Sanjay Kumar.
Geometry and network connectivity govern the mechanics of stress fibers.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114:2622-2627, 2017.
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105
Mendi J Muthinja, Johanna Ripp, Janina K Hellmann, Tamas Haraszti, Noa Dahan, Leandro Lemgruber, Anna Battista, Lucas Schütz, Oliver T Fackler, Ulrich S Schwarz, Joachim P. Spatz, and Friedrich Frischknecht.
Microstructured blood vessel surrogates reveal structural tropism of motile malaria parasites.
Advanced Healthcare Materials, page 1601178, 2017.
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104
Thorsten Erdmann, Kathrin Bartelheimer, and Ulrich S Schwarz.
Sensitivity of small myosin II ensembles from different isoforms to mechanical load and ATP concentration.
Physical Review E, 94(5):052403, 2016.
journal website, arXiv, PDF

103
Artemij Amiranashvili, Nikolas D Schnellbächer, and Ulrich S Schwarz.
Stochastic switching between multistable oscillation patterns of the min-system.
New Journal of Physics, 18(9):093049, 2016.
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102
Mailin Waldecker, Anil K. Dasanna, Christine Lansche, Marco Linke, Sirikamol Srismith, Marek Cyrklaff, Cecilia P. Sanchez, Ulrich S. Schwarz, and Michael Lanzer.
Differential time-dependent volumetric and surface area changes and delayed induction of new permeation pathways in p. falciparum-infected hemoglobinopathic erythrocytes.
Cellular Microbiology, published online Aug 25 2016.
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101
Jérôme R. D. Soiné, Nils Hersch, Georg Dreissen, Nico Hampe, Bernd Hoffmann, Rudolf Merkel, and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Measuring cellular traction forces on non-planar substrates.
Interface Focus, 6(5), 2016.
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100
Philipp J. Albert and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Optimizing micropattern geometries for cell shape and migration with genetic algorithms.
Integr. Biol., 8: 741-750, 2016.
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99
Heinrich CR Klein, Paul Guichard, Virginie Hamel, Pierre Gönczy, and Ulrich S Schwarz.
Computational support for a scaffolding mechanism of centriole assembly.
Scientific reports, 6:27075, 2016.
journal website, PDF, PDF SI

98
Philipp J. Albert and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Dynamics of cell ensembles on adhesive micropatterns: bridging the gap between single cell spreading and collective cell migration.
PLoS Comput Biol, 12(4):e1004863, 2016.
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97
Gesa Helms, Anil Kumar Dasanna, Ulrich S Schwarz, and Michael Lanzer.
Modelling cytoadhesion of plasmodium falciparum-infected erythrocytes and leukocytes: common principles and distinctive features.
FEBS letters, appeared online 2016.
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96
Peter Kumberger, Felix Frey, Ulrich S Schwarz, and Frederik Graw.
Multiscale modeling of virus replication and spread.
FEBS letters, appeared online 2016.
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95
Philipp J Albert and Ulrich S Schwarz.
Modelling cell shape and dynamics on micropatterns.
Cell Adhesion & Migration, 10:1-13, 2016.
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94
Ulrich S Schwarz.
Physical constraints for pathogen movement.
Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology, 46:82-90, 2015.
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93
Ulrich Schwarz.
Physik der Zelladhäsion.
Physik Journal, 14:29-34, 2015.
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92
Ulrich S. Schwarz and Jerome R.D. Soine.
Traction force microscopy on soft elastic substrates: A guide to recent computational advances.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular Cell Research 1853(11):3095-3104, 2015.
journal website, PDF, arXiv

91
Jerome R. D. Soine, Christoph A. Brand, Jonathan Stricker, Patrick W. Oakes, Margaret L. Gardel, and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Model-based traction force microscopy reveals differential tension in cellular actin bundles.
PLoS Comput Biol, 11(3):e1004076, 03 2015.
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90
Marvin A Boettcher, Heinrich C R Klein, and Ulrich S Schwarz.
Role of dynamic capsomere supply for viral capsid self-assembly.
Physical Biology, 12:016014, 2015.
journal website, PDF, arXiv

89
Ulrich S Schwarz.
Systems perspective on mechanobiology: Producing the right proteins in the right place at the right time.
Biophysical Journal, 107:2490-2491, 2014.
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88
Anna Battista, Friedrich Frischknecht, and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Geometrical model for malaria parasite migration in structured environments.
Phys. Rev. E, 90:042720, Oct 2014.
journal website, PDF, arXiv

87
Philipp J Albert, Thorsten Erdmann, and Ulrich S Schwarz.
Stochastic dynamics and mechanosensitivity of myosin ii minifilaments.
New Journal of Physics, 16(9):093019, 2014.
journal website, PDF, arXiv

86
S.V. Plotnikov, B. Sabass, U.S. Schwarz, and C.W. Waterman.
High resolution traction force microscopy.
Methods in Cell Biology, 123:367-394, 2014.
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85
Christoph Koke, Takuma Kanesaki, Joerg Grosshans, Ulrich S. Schwarz and Carina M. Dunlop
A computational model of nuclear self-organisation in syncytial embryos
Journal of Theoretical Biology 359: 93-100, 2014.
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84
Philipp J. Albert and Ulrich S. Schwarz
Dynamics of Cell Shape and Forces on Micropatterned Substrates Predicted by a Cellular Potts Model
Biophysical Journal 106: 2340 - 2352, 2014.
journal website, PDF, arXiv:1405.4757

83
Heinrich C. R. Klein and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Studying protein assembly with reversible Brownian dynamics of patchy particles.
The Journal of Chemical Physics 140: 184112, 2014.
journal website, PDF, arXiv:1404.5827

82
Sheikh Abdul Rahman, Peter Koch, Julian Weichsel, William J. Godinez, Ulrich Schwarz, Karl Rohr, Don C. Lamb, Hans-Georg Kraeusslich and Barbara Mueller.
Investigating the role of f-actin in human immunodeficiency virus assembly by live-cell microscopy.
Journal of Virology, 2014.
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81
Sebastian Rausch, Tamal Das, Jerome RD Soine, Tobias W Hofmann, Christian HJ Boehm, Ulrich S Schwarz, Heike Boehm, and Joachim P Spatz.
Polarizing cytoskeletal tension to induce leader cell formation during collective cell migration.
Biointerphases, 8:32, 2014.
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80
Ulrich S. Schwarz, Celeste M. Nelson, and Pascal Silberzan.
Proteins, cells, and tissues in patterned environments.
Soft Matter, 10:2337-2340, 2014.
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79
Max Hoffmann and Ulrich Sebastian Schwarz.
Oscillations of Min-proteins in micropatterned environments: a three-dimensional particle-based stochastic simulation approach.
Soft Matter, 10:2388-2396, 2014.
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78
Thorsten Erdmann, Philip J. Albert, and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Stochastic dynamics of small ensembles of non-processive molecular motors: the parallel cluster model.
J. Chem. Phys., 139:175104, 2013.
journal website, PDF, arXiv:1307.6510

77
Andreas R. Bausch and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Cellular mechanosensing: Sharing the force.
Nature Materials, 12:948-949, 2013.
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76
Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Catch me because you can: A mathematical model for mechanosensing.
Biophys. J., 105:1289-1291, 2013.
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75
Ulrich S. Schwarz and Samuel A. Safran.
Physics of adherent cells.
Rev. Mod. Phys., 85:1327-1381, Aug 2013.
abstract, journal website, arXiv:1309.2817, PDF

74
Julian Weichsel, Krzysztof Baczynski, and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Unifying autocatalytic and zeroth-order branching models for growing actin networks.
Phys. Rev. E, 87:040701, Apr 2013.
abstract, journal website, PDF, PDF SI

73
Julian Weichsel and Ulrich S Schwarz.
Mesoscopic model for filament orientation in growing actin networks: the role of obstacle geometry.
New Journal of Physics, 15(3):035006, 2013.
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72
Günther Gerisch, Mary Ecke, Ralph Neujahr, Jana Prassler, Andreas Stengl, Max Hoffmann, Ulrich S. Schwarz, and Eberhard Neumann.
Membrane and actin reorganization in electropulse-induced cell fusion.
J. Cell Sci., 126:2069-2078, 2013.
journal website, doi:10.1242/jcs.124073, PDF

71
Max Hoffmann and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
A kinetic model for RNA-interference of focal adhesions.
BMC Systems Biology, 7:2, 2013.
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70
Johanna E. Baschek, Heinrich C. R. Klein, and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Stochastic dynamics of virus capsid formation: Direct versus hierarchical self-assembly.
BMC Biophysics, 5:22, 2012.
journal website, PDF, arXiv:1502.00156

69
Ulrich S. Schwarz and Margaret L. Gardel.
United we stand - integrating the actin cytoskeleton and cell-matrix adhesions in cellular mechanotransduction.
J. Cell Sci., 125:3051-3060, 2012.
DOI:10.1242/jcs.093716, PDF

68
Ulrich S. Schwarz and Carina M. Dunlop.
Developmental biology: A growing role for computer simulations.
Curr. Biol., 22:R441-R443, 2012.
DOI:10.1016/j.cub.2012.04.038, PDF

67
Thorsten Erdmann and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Stochastic force generation by small ensembles of myosin ii motors.
Phys. Rev. Lett., 108:188101, Apr 2012.
DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.188101, arXiv qbio 1202.3038, PDF

66
Julian Weichsel, Edit Urban, J. Victor Small, and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Reconstructing the orientation distribution of actin filaments in the lamellipodium of migrating keratocytes from electron microscopy tomography data.
Cytometry Part A, 81A: 496-507, 2012.
abstract, DOI:10.1002/cyto.a.22050, PDF, Supplemental information, Highlighted as In this issue

65
P. Guthardt Torres, I. B. Bischofs, and U. S. Schwarz.
Contractile network models for adherent cells.
Phys. Rev. E, 85:011913, Jan 2012.
abstract, DOI:10.1103/PhysRevE.85.011913, arXiv qbio 1201.2786, PDF

64
T. Kanesaki, C.M. Edwards, U.S. Schwarz, and J. Grosshans.
Dynamic ordering of nuclei in syncytial embryos: a quantitative analysis of the role of cytoskeletal networks.
Integr. Biol., 3:1112-9, 2011.
abstract, DOI:10.1039/C1IB00059D, PDF, Supplemental material

63
Carina M. Edwards and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Force localization in contracting cell layers.
Phys. Rev. Lett., 107:128101, 2011.
abstract, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.128101, arXiv qbio 1201.2779, PDF, Supplemental material

62
J.K. Hellmann, S. Münter, M. Kudryashev, S. Schulz, K. Heiss, A.-K. Müller, K. Matuschewski, J.P. Spatz, U.S. Schwarz, and F. Frischknecht.
Environmental constraints guide migration of malaria parasites during transmission.
PLoS Pathogens, 7:e1002080, 2011.
abstract, doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1002080, PDF

61
Achim Besser, Julien Colombelli, Ernst H. K. Stelzer, and Ulrich S. Schwarz.
Viscoelastic response of contractile filament bundles.
Phys. Rev. E, 83(5):051902, May 2011.
abstract, doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.83.051902, qbio arXiv 1102.5295, PDF, Supplemental material

60
Venkat Maruthamuthu, Benedikt Sabass, Ulrich S. Schwarz, and Margaret L. Gardel.
Cell-ECM traction force modulates endogenous tension at cell-cell contacts.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 108:4708-4713, 2011.
abstract, doi:10.1073/pnas.1011123108, PDF, Supplemental material

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A. Besser and U. S. Schwarz.
Hysteresis in the cell response to time-dependent substrate stiffness.
Biophys. J., 99:L10-L12, 2010.
abstract, doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2010.04.008, qbio arXiv 1007.1092, PDF, Supplemental material

58
B. Sabass and U. S. Schwarz.
Modelling cytoskeletal flow over adhesion sites: competition between stochastic bond dynamics and intracellular relaxation.
J. Phys. Condensed Matter, 22:194112, 2010.
doi:10.1088/0953-8984/22/19/194112, PDF

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J. Stricker, B. Sabass, U. Schwarz, and M. Gardel.
Optimization of traction force microscopy for micron-sized focal adhesions.
J. Phys. Condensed Matter, 22:194104, 2010.
doi:10.1088/0953-8984/22/19/194104, PDF

56
M. Gardel and U. S. Schwarz.
Preface special issue cell-substrate interactions.
J. Phys. Condens. Matter, 22:190301, 2010.
doi:10.1088/0953-8984/22/19/190301, PDF

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J. Weichsel and U. S. Schwarz.
Two competing orientation patterns explain experimentally observed anomalies in growing actin networks
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 107:6304-9, 2010.
abstract, doi:10.1073/pnas.0913730107, PDF, supporting information, press release German, press release English

54
J. Schluttig, C C. Korn, and U. S. Schwarz.
Role of anisotropy for protein-protein encounter
Phys. Rev. E, 81: 030902(R), 2010.
abstract, qbio arXiv 1002.4485, doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.81.030902, PDF

53
C. Selhuber-Unkel, T. Erdmann, M. Lopez-Garcia, H. Kessler, U. S. Schwarz, and J. P. Spatz.
Cell adhesion strength is controlled by intermolecular spacing of adhesion receptors.
Biophys. J., 98: 543-551, 2010.
abstract, doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2009.11.001, PDF

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J. Weichsel, N. Herold, M. J. Lehmann, H.-G. Kräusslich, and U. S. Schwarz.
A quantitative measure for alterations in the actin cytoskeleton investigated with automated high-throughput microscopy.
Cytometry A, 77:52-63, 2010.
abstract, DOI:10.1002/cyto.a.20818, PDF, Highlighted as In this issue

51
C. Korn, S. Klumpp, R. Lipowsky, and U. S. Schwarz.
Stochastic simulations of cargo transport by processive molecular motors.
J. Chem. Phys. 131:245107, 2009.
abstract, q-bio arXiv:0912.2171, doi:10.1063/1.3279305 , PDF

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S. Münter, B. Sabass, C. Selhuber-Unkel, M. Kudryashev, S. Hegge, U. Engel, J. P. Spatz, K. Matuschewski, U. S. Schwarz, and F. Frischknecht.
Plasmodium sporozoite motility is modulated by the turnover of discrete adhesion sites.
Cell Host Microbe, 6:551-562, 2009.
abstract, doi:10.1016/j.chom.2009.11.007, PDF, press release

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I. B. Bischofs, S. S. Schmidt, and U. S. Schwarz.
Effect of adhesion geometry and rigidity on cellular force distributions.
Phys. Rev. Lett., 103:048101, 2009.
abstract, q-bio arXiv:0907.4114, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.048101, PDF

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J. Colombelli, A. Besser, H. Kress, E.G. Reynaud, P. Girard, E. Caussinus, U. Haselmann, J.V. Small, U. S. Schwarz, and E.H.K. Stelzer.
Mechanosensing in actin stress fibers revealed by a close correlation between force and protein localization.
J. Cell Sci., 122:1665-79, 2009.
abstract, doi: 10.1242/jcs.042986, PDF

47
R. Paul and U.S. Schwarz.
Pattern formation and force generation by cell ensembles in a filamentous matrix.
Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium on Cellular, Molecular and Tissue Mechanics, IUTAM Bookseries, Vol. 16, editors K. Garikipati and E.M. Arruda, Springer 2010.
abstract, Springer website, PDF

46
M. L. Gardel, B. Sabass, L. Ji, G. Danuser, U. S. Schwarz, and C. M. Waterman.
Traction stress in focal adhesions correlates biphasically with actin retrograde flow speed.
J. Cell Biol., 183:999-1005, 2008.
abstract, doi:10.1083/jcb.200810060, PDF

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J. Schluttig, D. Alamanova, V. Helms, and U. S. Schwarz.
Dynamics of protein-protein encounter: A Langevin equation approach with reaction patches.
J. Chem. Phys., 129:155106, 2008
abstract, qbio arXiv 0809.2871, DOI:10.1063/1.2996082, PDF

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I. B. Bischofs, F. Klein, D. Lehnert, M. Bastmeyer, and U. S. Schwarz.
Filamentous network mechanics and active contractility determine cell and tissue shape.
Biophys. J., 95:3488-3496, 2008.
abstract, doi:10.1529/biophysj.108.134296, PDF, Supplemental Material

43
C. B. Korn and U. S. Schwarz.
Mean encounter times for cell adhesion in hydrodynamic flow: Analytical progress by dimensional reduction.
Europhys. Lett., 83:28007, 2008.
abstract, doi:10.1209/0295-5075/83/28007, PDF

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C. B. Korn and U. S. Schwarz.
Dynamic states of cells adhering in shear flow: From slipping to rolling.
Phys. Rev. E, 77:041904, 2008.
abstract, q-bio arXiv:0711.2227, doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.77.041904, PDF

41
T. Ludwig, R. Kirmse, K. Poole, and U.S. Schwarz.
Probing cellular microenvironments and tissue remodelling by atomic force microscopy.
Pflugers Arch - Eur J Physiol, 456:29-49, 2008.
abstract, doi:10.1007/s00424-007-0398-9, PDF

40
T. Erdmann, S. Pierrat, P. Nassoy, and U.S. Schwarz.
Dynamic force spectroscopy on multiple bonds: experiments and model.
Europhys. Lett., 81:48001, 2008.
abstract, qbio arXiv:0712.3042, PDF

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R. Paul, P. Heil, J. P. Spatz and U. S. Schwarz.
Propagation of mechanical stress through the actin cytoskeleton towards focal adhesions: model and experiment.
Biophys. J., 94:1470-1482, 2008.
abstract, doi:10.1529/biophysj.107.108688, PDF, Supplemental Material

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B. Sabass, M. L. Gardel, C. Waterman and U. S. Schwarz.
High resolution traction force microscopy based on experimental and computational advances.
Biophys. J., 94:207-220, 2008.
abstract, doi:10.1529/biophysj.107.113670, PDF

37
A. Besser and U. S. Schwarz.
Coupling biochemistry and mechanics in cell adhesion: a model for inhomogeneous stress fiber contraction.
New J. Phys., 9:425, 2007.
abstract, qbio arXiv:0707.2551v2, doi:10.1088/1367-2630/9/11/425, PDF

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T. Erdmann and U. S. Schwarz.
Impact of receptor-ligand distance on adhesion cluster stability.
Eur. Phys. J. E, 22:123-137, 2007.
abstract, cond-mat/0612457v2, doi:10.1140/epje/e2007-00019-8, PDF

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C. Cesa, N. Kirchgessner, D. Meyer, U.S. Schwarz, B. Hoffmann and R. Merkel.
Micropatterend silicone elastomer substrates for high resolution analysis of cellular force patterns.
Rev. Sci. Instruments, 78:034301, 2007.
abstract, doi:10.1063/1.2712870, PDF

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C. B. Korn and U. S. Schwarz.
Mean first passage times for bond formation for a Brownian particle in linear shear flow above a wall.
J. Chem. Phys., 126:095103, 2007.
abstract, cond-mat/0610302v2, doi:10.1063/1.2464080, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz.
Soft matters in cell adhesion: rigidity sensing on soft elastic substrates.
Soft Matter 3: 263-266, 2007.
abstract, doi:10.1039/b606409d, PDF

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C. Korn and U. S. Schwarz.
Efficiency of initiating cell adhesion in hydrodynamic flow.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 97:138103, 2006.
abstract, cond-mat/0609093, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.97.138103, PDF

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T. Erdmann and U. S. Schwarz.
Bistability of cell-matrix adhesions resulting from non-linear receptor-ligand dynamics.
Biophys. J., 91:L60-L62, 2006.
abstract, q-bio.SC/0608007, doi:10.1529/biophysj.106.090209, PDF

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I. B. Bischofs and U. S. Schwarz.
Collective effects in cellular structure formation mediated by compliant environments: a Monte Carlo study.
Acta Biomaterialia, 2:253-265, 2006.
abstract, cond-mat/0510391, doi:10.1016/j.actbio.2006.01.002, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz, T. Erdmann, and I. B. Bischofs.
Focal adhesions as mechanosensors: the two-spring model.
BioSystems, 83:225-232, 2006.
abstract, q-bio.SC/0608006, doi:10.1016/j.biosystems.2005.05.019, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz and I. B. Bischofs.
Physical determinants of cell organization in soft media.
Med. Eng. Phys., 27:763-72, 2005.
abstract, doi:10.1016/j.medengphy.2005.04.007, PDF

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I. B. Bischofs and U. S. Schwarz.
Effect of Poisson ratio on cellular structure formation.
Phys. Rev. Lett., 95:068102, 2005.
abstract, cond-mat/0504097, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.95.068102, PDF

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S. A. Safran, A. Nicolas, and U. S. Schwarz.
Elastic interactions of biological cells.
In W. Gutkowski and T. Kowalewski, editors, Mechanics of the 21st Century, page 329, Dordrecht, 2005. Springer.

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S. A. Safran, N. Gov, A. Nicolas, U. S. Schwarz, and T. Tlusty.
Physics of cell elasticity, shape, and adhesion.
Physica A, 352:171-201, 2005.
abstract, PDF

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T. Erdmann and U. S. Schwarz.
Stochastic dynamics of adhesion clusters under shared constant force and with rebinding.
J. Chem. Phys., 121:8997-9017, 2004.
abstract, cond-mat/0405247, DOI: 10.1063/1.1805496, PDF

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T. Erdmann and U. S. Schwarz.
Adhesion clusters under shared linear loading: a stochastic analysis.
Europhys. Lett., 66:603-609, 2004.
abstract, cond-mat/0403552, DOI: 10.1209/epl/i2003-10239-3, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz and R. Alon.
L-selectin mediated leukocyte tethering in shear flow is controled by multiple contacts and cytoskeletal anchorage facilitating fast rebinding events.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 101:6940-6945, 2004.
abstract, q-bio.SC/0504008, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0305822101, PDF, Supplemental Material

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T. Erdmann and U. S. Schwarz.
Stability of adhesion clusters under constant force.
Phys. Rev. Lett., 92:108102, 2004.
abstract, cond-mat/0401533, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.92.108102, PDF

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I. B. Bischofs, S. A. Safran, and U. S. Schwarz.
Elastic interactions of active cells with soft materials.
Phys. Rev. E, 69:021911, 2004.
abstract, cond-mat/0309427, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.69.021911 PDF

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O. Dwir, A. Solomon, S. Mangan, G. S. Kansas, U. S. Schwarz, and R. Alon.
Avidity enhancement of L-selectin bonds by flow: shear-promoted rotation of leukocytes turn labile bonds into functional tethers.
J. Cell Biol., 163:649-659, 2003.
abstract, PDF

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I. B. Bischofs and U. S. Schwarz.
Cell organization in soft media due to active mechanosensing.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 100:9274-9279, 2003.
abstract, cond-mat/0308187, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz, N. Q. Balaban, D. Riveline, L. Addadi, A. Bershadsky, S. A. Safran, and B. Geiger.
Measurement of cellular forces at focal adhesions using elastic micro-patterned substrates.
Mat. Sci. Eng. C, 23:387-394, 2003.
abstract, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz and G. Gompper.
Bicontinuous surfaces in self-assembling amphiphilic systems.
In K. R. Mecke and D. Stoyan, editors, Morphology of Condensed Matter: Physics and Geometry of Spatially Complex Systems, volume 600 of Lecture Notes in Physics, pages 107-151, Heidelberg, 2002. Springer.
abstract, cond-mat/0301325, PDF

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O. Dwir, D. A. Steeber, U. S. Schwarz, R. T. Camphausen, G. S. Kansas, R. P. McEver, T. F. Tedder, and R. Alon.
L-selectin dimerization enhances tether formation to properly spaced ligand.
J. Biol. Chem., 277:10.1074, 2002.
abstract, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz, N. Q. Balaban, D. Riveline, A. Bershadsky, B. Geiger, and S. A. Safran.
Calculation of forces at focal adhesions from elastic substrate data: the effect of localized force and the need for regularization.
Biophys. J., 83:1380-1394, 2002.
abstract, PDF

13
U. S. Schwarz and S. A. Safran.
Elastic interactions of cells.
Phys. Rev. Lett., 88:048102, 2002.
abstract, cond-mat/0201110, PDF

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N. Q. Balaban, U. S. Schwarz, D. Riveline, P. Goichberg, G. Tzur, I. Sabanay, D. Mahalu, S. Safran, A. Bershadsky, L. Addadi, and B. Geiger.
Force and focal adhesion assembly: a close relationship studied using elastic micro-patterned substrates.
Nat. Cell Biol., 3:466-472, 2001.
abstract, PDF

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D. Riveline, E. Zamir, N. Q. Balaban, U. S. Schwarz, B. Geiger, Z. Kam, and A. D. Bershadsky.
Focal contact as a mechanosensor: externally applied local mechanical force induces growth of focal contacts by a mDia1-dependent and ROCK-independent mechanism.
J. Cell Biol., 153:1175-1185, 2001.
abstract, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz, S. A. Safran, and S. Komura.
Mechanical, adhesive and thermodynamic properties of hollow nanoparticles.
Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 651:T5.3.1-T5.3.6, 2001.
abstract, cond-mat/0201109, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz and G. Gompper.
Bending frustration of lipid-water mesophases based on cubic minimal surfaces.
Langmuir, 17:2084-2096, 2001.
abstract, cond-mat/0102466, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz and S. A. Safran.
Phase behavior and material properties of hollow nanoparticles.
Phys. Rev. E, 62:6957-6967, 2000.
abstract, cond-mat/0009027, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz, S. Komura, and S. A. Safran.
Deformation and tribology of multi-walled hollow nanoparticles.
Europhys. Lett., 50:762-768, 2000.
abstract, cond-mat/0005017, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz and G. Gompper.
Stability of inverse bicontinuous cubic phases in lipid-water mixtures.
Phys. Rev. Lett., 85:1472-1475, 2000.
abstract, cond-mat/0009025, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz and G. Gompper.
Stability of bicontinuous cubic phases in ternary amphiphilic systems.
J. Chem. Phys., 112:3792 - 3802, 2000.
abstract, cond-mat/9911252, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz and G. Gompper.
A systematic approach to bicontinuous cubic phases in ternary amphiphilic systems.
Phys. Rev. E, 59:5528 - 5541, 1999.
abstract, cond-mat/9903406, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz.
Phase behavior of amphiphilic systems.
Acta Phys. Pol. B, 29:1815-25, 1998.
abstract, PDF

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U. S. Schwarz, K. Swamy, and G. Gompper.
The lamellar-to-isotropic transition in ternary amphiphilic systems.
Europhys. Lett., 36:117-22, 1996.
abstract, cond-mat/9608157, PDF

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G. Gompper and U. S. Schwarz.
Phase diagram and scattering intensity of binary amphiphilic systems.
Z. Phys. B, 97:233, 1995.
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