Amin Doostmohammadi

Amin Doostmohammadi

Assistant professor


  1. 2021
  2. Published

    Investigating the nature of active forces in tissues reveals how contractile cells can form extensile monolayers

    Balasubramaniam, L., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Saw, T. B., Narayana, G. H. N. S., Mueller, R., Dang, T., Thomas, M., Gupta, S., Sonam, S., Yap, A. S., Toyama, Y., Mege, R., Yeomans, J. M. & Ladoux, B., 18 Feb 2021, In : Nature Materials. 33 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. 2020
  4. Published

    Bacteria solve the problem of crowding by moving slowly

    Meacock, O. J., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Foster, K. R., Yeomans, J. M. & Durham, W. M., 23 Nov 2020, In : Nature Physics. 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Mesoscale modelling of polymer aggregate digestion

    Novev, Yavor Kirilov, Doostmohammadi, Amin, Zöttl, A. & Yeomans, J. M., 1 Nov 2020, In : Current Research in Food Science. 3, p. 122-133 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Binding self-propelled topological defects in active turbulence

    Thijssen, K. & Doostmohammadi, Amin, 13 Oct 2020, In : Physical Review Research. 2, 4, 6 p., 042008.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Flow States and Transitions of an Active Nematic in a Three-Dimensional Channel

    Chandragiri, S., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Yeomans, J. M. & Thampi, S. P., 30 Sep 2020, In : Physical Review Letters. 125, 14, 6 p., 148002.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Active inter-cellular forces in collective cell motility

    Zhang, G., Mueller, R., Doostmohammadi, Amin & Yeomans, J. M., 26 Aug 2020, In : Interface Focus. 17, 169, 9 p., 20200312.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    The 2020 motile active matter roadmap

    Gompper, G., Winkler, R. G., Speck, T., Solon, A., Nardini, C., Peruani, F., Loewen, H., Golestanian, R., Kaupp, U. B., Alvarez, L., Kiorboe, T., Lauga, E., Poon, W. C. K., DeSimone, A., Muinos-Landin, S., Fischer, A., Soeker, N. A., Cichos, F., Kapral, R., Gaspard, P., Ripoll, M., Sagues, F., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Yeomans, J. M., Aranson, I. S., Bechinger, C., Stark, H., Hemelrijk, C. K., Nedelec, F. J., Sarkar, T., Aryaksama, T., Lacroix, M., Duclos, G., Yashunsky, V., Silberzan, P., Arroyo, M. & Kale, S., 8 May 2020, In : Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. 32, 19, 68 p., 193001.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Polar jets of swimming bacteria condensed by a patterned liquid crystal

    Turiv, T., Koizumi, R., Thijssen, K., Genkin, M. M., Yu, H., Peng, C., Wei, Q., Yeomans, J. M., Aranson, I. S., Doostmohammadi, Amin & Lavrentovich, O. D., 2 Mar 2020, In : Nature Physics. 16, 4, p. 481-487 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Active nematics with anisotropic friction: the decisive role of the flow aligning parameter

    Thijssen, K., Metselaar, L., Yeomans, J. M. & Doostmohammadi, Amin, 28 Feb 2020, In : Soft Matter. 16, 8, p. 2065-2074 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Active matter in a viscoelastic environment

    Plan, E. L. C. V. M., Yeomans, J. M. & Doostmohammadi, Amin, 24 Feb 2020, In : Physical Review Fluids. 5, 2, 15 p., 023102.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Activity Induced Nematic Order in Isotropic Liquid Crystals

    Santhosh, S., Nejad, M. R., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Yeomans, J. M. & Thampi, S. P., 12 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Statistical Physics. 180, 1-6, p. 699-709 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. 2019
  15. Published

    Topology and Morphology of Self-Deforming Active Shells

    Metselaar, L., Yeomans, J. M. & Doostmohammadi, Amin, 13 Nov 2019, In : Physical Review Letters. 123, 20, 208001.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Active matter invasion

    Kempf, F., Mueller, R., Frey, E., Yeomans, J. M. & Doostmohammadi, Amin, 29 Aug 2019, In : Soft Matter. p. 1-9 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Sustained Oscillations of Epithelial Cell Sheets

    Peyret, G., Mueller, R., d'Alessandro, J., Begnaud, S., Marcq, P., Mege, R., Yeomans, J. M., Doostmohammadi, Amin & Ladoux, B., 6 Aug 2019, In : Biophysical Journal. 117, 3, p. 464-478

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Reconfigurable Flows and Defect Landscape of Confined Active Nematics

    Hardoüin, J., Hughes, R., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Laurent, J., Lopez-leon, T., Yeo-mans, J. M., Ignés-Mullol, J. & Sagués, F., 5 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Communications Physics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Coherent motion of dense active matter

    Doostmohammadi, Amin & Yeomans, J. M., 2 Mar 2019, In : European Physical Journal. Special Topics. 227, 17, p. 2401-2411

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Active transport in a channel: stabilisation by flow or thermodynamics

    Chandragiri, S., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Yeomans, J. M. & Thampi, S. P., 21 Feb 2019, In : Soft Matter. 15, 7, p. 1597-1604

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Topological states in chiral active matter: Dynamic blue phases and active half-skyrmions

    Metselaar, L., Doostmohammadi, Amin & Yeomans, J. M., 14 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 150, 6, 064909.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Emergence of Active Nematic Behavior in Monolayers of Isotropic Cells

    Mueller, R., Yeomans, J. M. & Doostmohammadi, Amin, 1 Feb 2019, In : Physical Review Letters. 122, 4, 5 p., 048004.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. 2018
  24. Active nematics

    Doostmohammadi, Amin, Ignes-Mullol, J., Yeomans, J. M. & Sagues, F., 21 Aug 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 13 p., 3246.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  25. Twist-induced crossover from two-dimensional to three-dimensional turbulence in active nematics

    Shendruk, T. N., Thijssen, K., Yeomans, J. M. & Doostmohammadi, Amin, 13 Jul 2018, In : Physical Review E. 98, 1, 7 p., 010601(R).

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Two-dimensional, blue phase tactoids

    Metselaar, L., Doostmohammadi, Amin & Yeomans, J. M., 1 Jun 2018, In : Molecular Physics. 116, 21-22, p. 2856-2863

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. 2017
  28. Transport of particles, drops, and small organisms in density stratified fluids

    Ardekani, A. M., Doostmohammadi, Amin & Desai, N., 17 Oct 2017, In : Physical Review Fluids. 2, 10, 23 p., 100503.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Electric-field-induced shape transition of nematic tactoids

    Metselaar, L., Dozov, I., Antonova, K., Belamie, E., Davidson, P., Yeomans, J. M. & Doostmohammadi, Amin, 9 Aug 2017, In : Physical Review E. 96, 2, 7 p., 022706.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Multi-scale statistics of turbulence motorized by active matter

    Urzay, J., Doostmohammadi, Amin & Yeomans, J. M., 10 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 822, p. 762-773

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Dancing disclinations in confined active nematics

    Shendruk, T. N., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Thijssen, K. & Yeomans, J. M., 7 Jun 2017, In : Soft Matter. 13, 21, p. 3853-3862

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. Onset of meso-scale turbulence in active nematics

    Doostmohammadi, Amin, Shendruk, T. N., Thijssen, K. & Yeomans, J. M., 16 May 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, 7 p., 15326.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Topological defects in epithelia govern cell death and extrusion

    Saw, T. B., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Nier, V., Kocgozlu, L., Thampi, S., Toyama, Y., Marcq, P., Lim, C. T., Yeomans, J. M. & Ladoux, B., 13 Apr 2017, In : Nature. 544, 7649, p. 212-216

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. 2016
  35. Hydrodynamics of micro-swimmers in films

    Mathijssen, A. J. T. M., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Yeomans, J. M. & Shendruk, T. N., Nov 2016, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 806, p. 35-70

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. Defect-Mediated Morphologies in Growing Cell Colonies

    Doostmohammadi, Amin, Thampi, S. P. & Yeomans, J. M., 20 Jul 2016, In : Physical Review Letters. 117, 4, 5 p., 048102.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. Active micromachines: Microfluidics powered by mesoscale turbulence

    Thampi, S. P., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Shendruk, T. N., Golestanian, R. & Yeomans, J. M., 8 Jul 2016, In : Science Advances. 2, 7, e1501854.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Hotspots of boundary accumulation: dynamics and statistics of micro-swimmers in flowing films

    Mathijssen, A. J. T. M., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Yeomans, J. M. & Shendruk, T. N., 1 Feb 2016, In : Interface Focus. 13, 115, 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Stabilization of active matter by flow-vortex lattices and defect ordering

    Doostmohammadi, Amin, Adamer, M. F., Thampi, S. P. & Yeomans, J. M., Feb 2016, In : Nature Communications. 7, 9 p., 10557.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Upstream Swimming in Microbiological Flows

    Mathijssen, A. J. T. M., Shendruk, T. N., Yeomans, J. M. & Doostmohammadi, Amin, 15 Jan 2016, In : Physical Review Letters. 116, 2, 028104.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. 2015
  42. Rising motion of a swarm of drops in a linearly stratified fluid

    Dabiri, S., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Bayareh, M. & Ardekani, A. M., 25 Oct 2015, In : International Journal of Multiphase Flow. 69, p. 8-17

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Intrinsic free energy in active nematics

    Thampi, S. P., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Golestanian, R. & Yeomans, J. M., 1 Oct 2015, In : EPL. 112, 2, 7 p., 28004.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Celebrating Soft Matter's 10th Anniversary: Cell division: a source of active stress in cellular monolayers

    Doostmohammadi, Amin, Thampi, S. P., Saw, T. B., Lim, C. T., Ladoux, B. & Yeomans, J. M., 6 Aug 2015, In : Soft Matter. 11, 37, p. 7328-7336

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Suspension of solid particles in a density stratified fluid

    Doostmohammadi, Amin & Ardekani, A. M., 17 Feb 2015, In : Physics of Fluids. 27, 2, 023302.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. 2014
  47. Reorientation of elongated particles at density interfaces

    Doostmohammadi, Amin & Ardekani, A. M., 22 Sep 2014, In : Physical Review E. 90, 3, 033013.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. A numerical study of the dynamics of a particle settling at moderate Reynolds numbers in a linearly stratified fluid

    Doostmohammadi, Amin, Dabiri, S. & Ardekani, A. M., 24 May 2014, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 750, p. 5-32

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. 2013
  50. On the rising motion of a drop in stratified fluids

    Bayareh, M., Doostmohammadi, Amin, Dabiri, S. & Ardekani, A. M., 13 Oct 2013, In : Physics of Fluids. 25, 10

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  51. Interaction between a pair of particles settling in a stratified fluid

    Doostmohammadi, Amin & Ardekani, A. M., 30 Aug 2013, In : Physical Review E. 88, 2, 10 p., 023029.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  52. Vertical Migration of the Small Organisms in a Stratified Fluid

    Doostmohammadi, Amin & Ardekani, A. M., 24 Jul 2013, In : ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting. p. 823-829

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. 2012
  54. Low-Reynolds-number swimming at pycnoclines

    Doostmohammadi, Amin, Stocker, R. & Ardekani, A. M., 6 Mar 2012, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (PNAS). 109, 10, p. 3856-3861

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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