Selected references


Review  papers

Capsule mechanical properties

·       Sévenié B., Barthes-Biesel D., Salsac A.-V. Flow of a capsule in a channel: effect of non-squareness. Proceedia IUTAM, doi: 10.1016/j.piutam.2015.03.013, 2015.

Gires P.Y., Barthes-Biesel D., Leclerc E., Salsac A.-V. Transient behavior and relaxation of microcapsules with a cross-linked human serum albumin membrane J. Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials 58, 2-10, 2015

·       Gupspun J., Gires P.-Y., De Loubens C., Barthès-Biesel D., Deschamps J., Georgelin M., Léonetti M., Leclerc E., Edwards-Lévy F., Salsac A.-V. Size and concentration effect on the mechanical properties of cross-linked albumin capsule membranes. Colloid and Polymer Science. 294, 1381–1389, 2016

Capsules freely suspended in an unbounded shear flow

Capsules in pores

·       Hu X., Salsac A.-V., Barthès-Biesel D. Flow of a spherical capsule in a pore with circular or square cross section J. Fluid Mech. 705,176-194,2012

·       Wang Z., Sui Y. Salsac A.-V., Barthès-Biesel D., Wang W. Motion of a spherical capsule in branched tube flow with finite inertia.

J. Fluid Mechanics. 806, 603-626, 2016

·       Wang Z., Sui Y. Salsac A.-V., Barthès-Biesel D., Wang W. Path selection of a spherical capsule in a branched channel: effect of the narrowed side-branch geometry. J. Fluid Mechanics. 849, 136-162, 2018


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