Publications by Year: 2021

Jin L, Forte AE, Bertoldi K. Mechanical Valves for On-Board Flow Control of Inflatable Robots. Advanced Science. 2021 :2101941. [pdf] [movies]
Fernandes MC, Saadat M, Cauchy-Dubois P, Inamura C, Sirota T, Milliron G, Haj-Hariri H, Bertoldi K, Weaver JC. Mechanical and hydrodynamic analyses of helical strake-like ridges in a glass sponge. Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 2021;18 :20210559. [pdf]
Li S, Librandi G, Yao Y, Richard AJ, Schneider-Yamamura A, Aizenberg J, Bertoldi K. Controlling Liquid Crystal Orientations for Programmable Anisotropic Transformations in Cellular Microstructures. Advanced Materials. 2021 :2105024. [pdf] [movies]
Jia Z, Fernandes MC, Denga Z, Yanga T, Zhang Q, Lethbridge A, Yin J, Lee J-H, Han L, Weaver JC, et al. Microstructural design for mechanical–optical multifunctionality in the exoskeleton of the flowerbeetle Torynorrhina flammea. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2021;118 :e2101017118. [pdf]
Librandi G, Tubaldi E, Bertoldi K. Programming nonreciprocity and reversibility in multistable mechanical metamaterials. Nature Communications. 2021;12 :3454. [pdf] [movies]
Deng B, Ranei JR, Bertoldi K, Tournat V. Nonlinear waves in flexible mechanical metamaterials. Journal of Applied Physics. 2021;130 :040901. [pdf]
Deployable Structures Based on Buckling of Curved Beams Upon a Rotational Input
Mhatre S, Boatti E, Melancon D, Zareei A, Dupont M, Bechthold M, Bertoldi K. Deployable Structures Based on Buckling of Curved Beams Upon a Rotational Input. Advanced Functional Materials. 2021 :2101144. [pdf] [movies]
Melancon D, Gorissen B, García-Mora CJ, Hoberman C, Bertoldi K. Multistable inflatable origami structures at the metre scale. Nature. 2021;592 :545-551. [pdf] [movies]
Li S, Deng B, Grinthal A, Schneider-Yamamura A, Kang J, Martens RS, Zhang CT, Li J, Yu S, Bertoldi K, et al. Liquid-induced topological transformations of cellular microstructures. Nature. 2021;592 :386-391. [pdf] [movies]
Zareei A, Medina E, Bertoldi K. Harnessing Mechanical Deformation to Reduce Spherical Aberration in Soft Lenses. Physical Review Letters. 2021;126 :084301. [pdf] [movies]
Aktaş B, Narang YS, Vasios N, Bertoldi K, Howe RD. A Modeling Framework for Jamming Structures. Advanced Functional Materials. 2021 :2007554. [pdf]
Vasios N, Deng B, Gorissen B, Bertoldi K. Universally bistable shells with nonzero Gaussian curvature for two-way transition waves. Nature Communications. 2021;12 :695. [pdf]
Deng B, Li J, Tournat V, Purohit PK, Bertoldi K. Dynamics of mechanical metamaterials: A framework to connect phonons, nonlinear periodic waves and solitons. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 2021;147 :104233. [pdf]
O’Neill CT, McCann CM, Hohimer CJ, Bertoldi K, Walsh CJ. Unfolding Textile-Based Pneumatic Actuators for Wearable Applications. Soft Robotics. 2021. [pdf]