Publication list

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Publications classified by theme

Numbers refer to the chronological list below.
Main articles are indicated in bold.
  • Mechanics of biological cells and tissues: 5, 6, 7, 8, 12, 49, 61, 64, 68, 71, 76, 77, 80, 81, 85
  • Rheology of foams and other cellular materials: 36, 37, 45, 47, 48, 51, 52, 53, 57, 58, 60, 62, 63, 65, 69, 72, 74, 82
  • Structure of foams and other cellular patterns: 25, 30, 31, 32, 33, 35, 38, 40, 44, 66, 67, 73, 79, 83, 84
  • Foam coarsening: 19, 55, 59, 70, 75, 78
  • Lipid bilayers: 24, 26, 29, 34, 42, 50,
  • Mono-molecular layers: 13, 14, 15, 16, 27, 28, 41, 43
  • Scale invariance: 9, 10, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23
  • Growth of helium crystals: 1, 2, 3, 4, 11, 46, 56
  • Teaching: 39, 54

Chronological list of publications

preprint "Measuring forces and stresses in situ in living tissues",
Development, invited review, in revision.
85) S. Tlili, C. Gay, F. Graner, P. Marcq, F. Molino, P. Saramito
"Colloquium: Mechanical formalisms for tissue dynamics",
Eur. Phys. J. E, 38, 33/1-31 (2015).
84) R. Lehoucq, J. Weiss, B. Dubrulle, A. Amon, A. Le Bouil, J. Crassous, D. Amitrano, F. Graner
"Analysis of image vs. position, scale and direction reveals pattern texture anisotropy",
Frontiers in Physics, 2, 84/1-15 (2015).
83) M. Durand, A. M. Kraynik, F. van Swol, J. Käfer, C. Quilliet, S. Cox, S. Ataei Talebi, F. Graner
"Statistical mechanics of two-dimensional shuffled foams: Geometry-topology correlation in small or large disorder limits",
Phys. Rev. E, 89, 062309 (2014).
82) P. Marmottant, F. Graner
"Plastic and viscous dissipations in foams: cross-over from low to high shear rates",
Soft Matter, 9, 9602 (2013).
81)P.-L. Bardet, B. Guirao, C. Paoletti, F. Serman, V. Léopold, F. Bosveld, Y. Goya, V. Mirouse, F. Graner, Y. Bellaïche
"Pten controls junction lengthening and stability during cell rearrangement in epithelial tissue"[file with Supporting Information, 11.1 Mo],
Dev. Cell, 25, 534-546 (2013).
80)S. Ishihara, K. Sugimura, S.J. Cox, I. Bonnet, Y. Bellaïche, F. Graner
"Comparative study of non-invasive force and stress inference methods in tissue",
Eur. Phys. J. E, 36, 45 (2013).
79)S.J. Cox, F. Morgan, F. Graner
"Are large two-dimensional clusters of perimeter-minimizing bubbles of equal-area hexagonal or circular?",
Proc. R. Soc. A., 469, 20120392/1-10 (2013).
78)J. Lambert, F. Graner, R. Delannay, I. Cantat
"Experimental link of coarsening rate and volume distribution in dry foam",
Europhys. Lett., 99, 48003/1-5 (2012).
77)I. Bonnet, P. Marcq, F. Bosveld, L. Fetler, Y. Bellaïche, F. Graner
"Mechanical state, material properties and continuous description of an epithelial tissue",
J. R. Soc. Interface, 9, 2614-2623 (2012).
See also the Supporting Information.
76)F. Bosveld, I. Bonnet, B. Guirao, S. Tlili, Z. Wang, A. Petitalot, R. Marchand, P.-L. Bardet, P. Marcq, F. Graner, Y. Bellaïche
"Mechanical control of morphogenesis by Fat/Dachsous/Four-Jointed planar cell polarity pathway",
Science, 336, 724-727 (2012).
See also the Supporting Information.
75)I. Fortuna, G.L. Thomas, R.M.C. de Almeida, F. Graner
"Growth laws and self-similar growth regimes of coarsening two-dimensional foams: transition from dry to wet limits",
Phys. Rev. Lett., 108, 248301/1-5 (2012).
See also the Supporting Information.
74)I. Cheddadi, P. Saramito, F. Graner
"Steady Couette flows of elastoviscoplastic fluids are non-unique",
J. Rheol., 56, 213-239 (2012).
Here is the file concatenated with Supporting Information.
73)M. Durand, J. Käfer, C. Quilliet, S.J. Cox, S. Ataei Talebi, F. Graner
"Statistical mechanics of two-dimensional shuffled foams: Prediction of the correlation between geometry and topology",
Phys. Rev. Lett., 107, 168304/1-5 (2011).
72)I. Cheddadi, P. Saramito, B. Dollet, C. Raufaste, F. Graner
"Understanding and predicting viscous, elastic, plastic flows",
Eur. Phys. J. E, 34, 1/1-15 (2011).
71)B. Vianay, J. Käfer, E. Planus, M. Block, F. Graner, H. Guillou
"Single cells spreading on a protein lattice adopt an energy minimizing shape",
Phys. Rev. Lett., 105, 128101/1-4 (2010).
70)J. Lambert, R. Mokso, I. Cantat, P. Cloetens, J.A. Glazier, F. Graner, R. Delannay,
"Coarsening foams robustly reach a self-similar growth regime",
Phys. Rev. Lett., 104, 248304/1-4 (2010).
69)C. Raufaste, S.J. Cox, P. Marmottant, F. Graner,
"Discrete rearranging disordered patterns: Prediction of elastic and plastic behavior, and application to two-dimensional foams",
Phys. Rev. E, 81, 031404/1-13 (2010).
68)P. Marmottant, A. Mgharbel, J. Käfer, B. Audren, J.-P. Rieu, J.-C. Vial, B. van der Sanden, A.F.M. Marée, F. Graner, H. Delanoë-Ayari,
"The role of fluctuations and stress on the effective viscosity of cell aggregates",
Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 106, 17271-17275 (2009).
See also the Supporting Information.
67)C. Quilliet, S. Ataei Talebi, D. Rabaud, J. Käfer, S. J. Cox, F. Graner
"Topological and geometrical disorders correlate robustly in two-dimensional foams",
Phil. Mag. Lett., 88, 651-660 (2008).
66)S. J. Cox, F. Graner, M.F. Vaz
"Screening in two-dimensional foams",
Soft Matter, 4, 1871–1878 (2008).
65)I. Cheddadi, P. Saramito, C. Raufaste, P. Marmottant, F. Graner
"Numerical modelling of foam Couette flows",
Eur. Phys. J. E, 27, 123-133 (2008).
See also a minor erratum,
Eur. Phys. J. E, 28, 479-480 (2009).
64)M. Krieg, Y. Arboleda-Estudillo, P.-H. Puech, J. Käfer, F. Graner, D. J. Müller, C.-P. Heisenberg
"Tensile forces govern germ-layer organization in zebrafish",
Nat. Cell Biol., 10, 429-436 (2008).
See also Nature Cell Biology's cover and the "News and views" :
J. B. A. Green, "Sophistications of cell sorting", Nat. Cell Biol.,10, 375-377 (2008).
Here is the file concatenated with Supporting Information (6.5 M).
63)P. Marmottant, C. Raufaste, F. Graner
"Discrete rearranging disordered patterns, part II: 2D plasticity, elasticity and flow of a foam",
Eur. Phys. J. E, 25, 371–384 (2008).
62)F. Graner, B. Dollet, C. Raufaste, P. Marmottant
"Discrete rearranging disordered patterns, part I: Robust statistical tools in two or three dimensions",
Eur. Phys. J. E., 25, 349–369 (2008).
61)J. Käfer, T. Hayashi, A.F.M. Marée, R. Carthew and F. Graner
"Cell adhesion and cortex contractility determine cell patterning in the Drosophila retina",
Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 104, 18549-18554 (2007).
See also the Supporting Information.
60)P. Marmottant, F. Graner
"An elastic, plastic, viscous model for slow shear of a liquid foam",
Eur. Phys. J. E., 23, 337-347 (2007).
59)J. Lambert, R. Mokso, I. Cantat, P. Cloetens, R. Delannay, J.A. Glazier, F. Graner
"Experimental growth law for bubbles in a wet 3D liquid foam",
Phys. Rev. Lett., 99, 058304 (2007).
58)C. Raufaste, B. Dollet, S. Cox, Y. Jiang, F. Graner
"Yield drag in a two-dimensional flow of foam around a circular obstacle: Effect of fluid fraction",
Eur. Phys. J. E., 23, 217-228 (2007).
57)B. Dollet, F. Graner
"Two-dimensional flow of foam around a circular obstacle: local measurements of elasticity, plasticity and flow",
J. Fluid Mech., 585, 181-211 (2007).
56)R. Ishiguro, F. Graner, E. Rolley, S. Balibar, J. Eggers
"Dripping of a crystal",
Phys. Rev. E, 75, 041606/1-8 (2007).
55)G.L. Thomas, R.M.C. de Almeida, F. Graner
"Coarsening 3D grains in crystals, or bubbles in dry foams, tend towards a universal, statistically scale-invariant regime",
Phys. Rev. E, 74, 021407/1-18 (2006).
54)P. Ballet, F. Graner
"Giant soap curtains for public presentations"
Eur. J. Phys., 27, 951-967 (2006).
53)B. Dollet, M. Durth, F. Graner
"Flow of foam past an elliptical obstacle",
Phys. Rev. E, 73, 061404/1-4 (2006).
52)J.-P. Raven, P. Marmottant, F. Graner
"Dry microfoams : formation and flow in a confined channel",
Eur. Phys. J. B, 51, 137-143 (2006).
51)B. Dollet, M. Aubouy, F. Graner
"Anti-inertial lift in foams: a signature of the elasticity of complex fluids",
Phys. Rev. Lett., 95, 168303/1-4 (2005).
50)J. Daillant, E. Bellet-Amalric, A. Braslau, T. Charitat, G. Fragneto, F. Graner, S. Mora, F. Rieutord, B. Stidder
"Structure and fluctuations of a single floating lipid bilayer",
Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA, 102, 11639-11644 (2005).
See also the Introduction and the Supporting Information.
49)J.C.M. Mombach, D. Robert, F. Graner, G. Gillet, G. L. Thomas, M.Idiart, J.-P. Rieu
"Rounding of aggregates of biological cells: Experiments and simulations",
Physica A, 352, 525-534 (2005).
48)B. Dollet, F. Elias, C. Quilliet, C. Raufaste, M. Aubouy, F. Graner
"2D flow of foam around obstacles: force measurements",
Phys. Rev. E, 71, 031403/1-11 (2005).
47)E. Janiaud, F. Graner
"Foam in a two-dimensional Couette shear: a local measurement of bubble deformation",
J. Fluid Mech, 532, 243-267 (2005).
46)R. Ishiguro, F. Graner, E. Rolley, S. Balibar,
"Coalescence of crystalline drops",
Phys. Rev. Lett., 93, 235301/1-4 (2004).
45)G. Durand, F. Graner, J. Weiss
"Deformation of grain boundaries in polar ice",
Europhys. Lett., 67, 1038-1044 (2004).
See also the Comment, Europhys. Lett., 71, 5, 875-876.
44)S. Cox, F. Graner
"Three-dimensional bubble clusters: shape, packing and growth-rate",
Phys. Rev. E, 69, 031409/1-6 (2004).
43)S. Courty, B. Dollet, F. Elias, P. Heinig, F. Graner
"Two-dimensional shear modulus of a Langmuir foam",
Europhys. Lett., 64, 709-715 (2003).
See also an erratum,
Europhys. Lett., 88, 69901 (2009).
42)G. Fragneto, T. Charitat, E. Bellet-Amalric, R. Cubitt, F. Graner
"Swelling of phospholipid floating bilayers: the effect of chain length",
Langmuir, 19, 7695-7702 (2003).
41)S. Courty, B. Dollet, K. Kassner, A. Renault, F. Graner
"Elasticity and plasticity of two-dimensional amorphous solid layers of beta-lactoglobulin",
Eur. Phys. J. E, 11, 53-59 (2003).
40)S. J. Cox, F. Graner
"Large two-dimensional clusters of equal-area bubbles: the influence of the boundary in determining the minimum energy configuration",
Philos. Mag. 83, 2573-2584 (2003).
39)T. Charitat, F. Graner
"About the magnetic field of a finite wire",
Eur. J. Phys., 24, 267-270 (2003).
See also the Comment by V. Hnizdo, Eur. J. Phys., 24 L15-16 (2003).
38)P.I.C. Teixeira, F. Graner, M.A. Fortes
"Lower bounds to the surface energy of two-dimensional foams",
Eur. Phys. J. E, 9, 447-452 (2003).
37)M. Asipauskas, M. Aubouy, J. A. Glazier, F. Graner, Y. Jiang
"A texture tensor to quantify deformations: the example of two-dimensional flowing foams",
Granular Matt., 5, 71-74 (2003).
36)M. Aubouy, Y. Jiang, J. A. Glazier, F. Graner
"A texture tensor to quantify deformations",
Granular Matt., 5, 67-70 (2003).
35)S. J. Cox, F. Graner, M.F. Vaz, C. Monnereau-Pittet, N. Pittet
"Minimal Perimeter for N Identical Bubbles in Two Dimensions : Calculations and Simulations",
Philos. Mag., 83, 1393-1406 (2003).
34)K. Mecke, T. Charitat, F. Graner
"Self-Consistent theory for fluctuating membrane in an arbitrary potential",
Langmuir, 19, 2080-2087 (2003).
33)P.I.C. Teixeira, F. Graner, M.A. Fortes
"Mixing and sorting of bidisperse two-dimensional bubbles",
Eur. Phys. J. E, 9, 161-169 (2002).
32)M.F. Vaz, M.A. Fortes, F. Graner
"Surface energy of free clusters of bubbles: an estimation",
Philos. Mag. Lett., 82, 575-579 (2002).
31)D. Weaire, S.J. Cox, F. Graner
"Uniqueness, stability and Hessian eigenvalues for two-dimensional bubble clusters",
Eur. Phys. J. E, 7, 123-127 (2002).
30)F. Graner, Y. Jiang, E. Janiaud, C. Flament
"Equilibrium energies of 2D fluid foams",
Phys. Rev. E., 63, 11402/1-13 (2001).
29)G. Fragneto, T. Charitat, F. Graner, K. Mecke, L. Perino-Gallice, and E. Bellet-Amalric
"A fluid floating bilayer",
Europhys. Lett., 53, 100-106 (2001).
28) E. Bellet-Amalric, D. Blaudez, B. Desbat, F. Gauthier, F. Graner, A. Renault
"Interaction of the third helix of Antennapedia homeodomain and a phospholipid monolayer, studied by ellipsometry and PM-IRRAS at the air/water interface",
Biochim. Biophys. Act., 1467, 131-143 (2000).
27)S. Pezennec, F. Gauthier, C. Alonso, F. Graner, T. Croguennec, G. Brulé, A. Renault
"The protein net electric charge determines the surface rheological properties of ovalbumin adsorbed at the air-water interface",
Food Hydrocolloids, 14, 463-472 (2000).
26)G. Fragneto, T. Charitat, P. Dubos, F. Graner, E. Bellet-Amalric
"Interaction of the third helix of Antennapedia homeodomain with a deposited phospholipid bilayer: a neutron reflectivity study",
Langmuir, 16, 4581-4588 (2000).
25)F. Elias, C. Flament, J. A. Glazier, F. Graner, Y. Jiang
"Foams out of equilibrium: cell elongation and side swapping",
Philos. Mag. B, 79, 729-751 (1999).
24)T. Charitat, E. Bellet-Amalric, G. Fragneto, F. Graner
"Adsorbed and free lipid bilayers at the solid-liquid interface",
Eur. Phys. J. B, 8, 583-593 (1999).
23)G. He, B. Dubrulle, F. Graner
"Thermodynamical versus log-Poisson distribution in turbulence",
Physics Lett. A, 245, 419-424 (1998).
22)B. Dubrulle, F.-M. Bréon, F. Graner, A. Pocheau
"Towards an universal classification of scale invariant processes",
Eur. Phys. J. B, 4, 89-94 (1998).
21)B. Dubrulle, F. Graner
"Analogy between scale symmetry and relativistic mechanics. Part II - Electric analog of turbulence",
Phys. Rev. E, 56, 6435-6441 (1997).
20)F. Graner, B. Dubrulle
"Analogy between scale symmetry and relativistic mechanics. Part I - Lagrangian formalism",
Phys. Rev. E, 56, 6427-6434 (1997).
19)F. Elias, C. Flament, J.C. Bacri, O. Cardoso, F. Graner
"Two-dimensional magnetic froths : coarsening and topological correlations",
Phys. Rev. E, 56, 3310-3318 (1997).
18)B. Dubrulle, F. Graner
"Scale invariance and scaling exponents in fully developed turbulence",
J. Phys. II France, 6, 817-824 (1996).
17)B. Dubrulle, F. Graner
"Possible statistics of scale invariant systems",
J. Phys. II France, 6, 797-816 (1996).
16)A. Saint-Jalmes, F. Graner, F. Gallet, P. Nassoy, M. Goldmann
"Structure of bidimensional phospholipidic crystallites on formamide determined by X-ray diffraction",
Chem. Phys. Lett., 240, 234-238 (1995).
15)F. Graner, S. Perez-Oyarzun, A. Saint-Jalmes, C. Flament, F. Gallet
"Phospholipidic monolayers on formamide",
J. Phys. II France, 5, 313-322 (1995).
14)A. Saint-Jalmes, F. Graner, F. Gallet, B. Houchmandzadeh
"Buckling of a bidimensional solid",
Europhys. Lett., 28, 565-571 (1994).
13)C. Flament, F. Gallet, F. Graner, M. Goldmann, I. Peterson, A. Renault
"Structure of NBD-C18 bi-dimensionnal crystals, determined by X-ray diffraction",
J. Phys. II France, 4, 1021-1032 (1994).
12)M. Sato-Maeda, M. Uchida, F. Graner, H. Tashiro
"Quantitative evaluation of tissue specific cell adhesion at the level of a single cell-pair",
Developmental Biol., 162, 77-84 (1994).
11)E. Rolley, S. Balibar, F. Graner
"Growth shape of 3He needle crystals" [scanned version, 1.6 Mo],
Phys. Rev. E, 49, 1500-1506 (1994).
10)B. Dubrulle, F. Graner
"Titius-Bode laws in the solar system. Part II: Build your own law from disk models",
Astron. Astrophys., 282, 269-276 (1994).
9)F. Graner, B. Dubrulle
"Titius-Bode laws in the solar system. Part I: Scale invariance explains everything",
Astron. Astrophys., 282, 262-268 (1994).
8)F. Graner, Y. Sawada
"Can surface adhesion drive cell rearrangement? Part II: a geometrical model" [scanned version, 900 ko] and missing page,
J. theor. Biol., 164, 477-506 (1993).
7)F. Graner
"Can surface adhesion drive cell rearrangement? Part I: biological cell-sorting"[scanned version, 700 ko],
J. theor. Biol., 164, 455-476 (1993).
6)J.A. Glazier, F. Graner
"Simulation of the differential adhesion driven rearrangement of biological cells" [scanned version, 10 Mo],
Phys. Rev. E, 47, 2128-2154 (1993).
5)F. Graner, J.A. Glazier
"Simulation of biological cell-sorting using a two-dimensional extended Potts model" [scanned version, 1 Mo],
Phys. Rev. Lett., 69, 2013-2016 (1992).
4)F. Graner, R. Bowley, P. Nozières
"The growth kinetics of 3He crystals"[scanned version, 3.2 Mo],
J. Low Temp. Phys., 80, 113-133 (1990).
3)R. Bowley, B. Caroli, C. Caroli, F. Graner, P. Nozières, B. Roulet
"On directional solidification of a faceted crystal",
J. Physique, 50, 1377-91 (1989).
2)F. Graner, S. Balibar, E. Rolley
"The Growth Rate of 3He Crystals",
J. Low Temp. Phys., 75, 69-77 (1989).
1)E. Rolley, S. Balibar, F. Gallet, F. Graner, C. Guthmann
"The Surface Tension of bcc 3He crystals",
Europhys. Lett., 8, 523-529 (1989).