- Adam Patch (Syracuse University). Kinetics of motility-induced phase separation and swim pressure.
- Alexandre Morin (ENS Lyon, France). Flocking through disorder.
- Antoine Aubret (University of California San Diego). Light-structured colloidal assemblies.
- Ayhan Duzgun (Kent State University). Active Brownian particles near straight or curved walls: Pressure and boundary layers
- Berta Martínez Prat (Universitat de Barcelona). Detecting the bend instability of extensile active nematics.
- Blaise Delmotte (Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU). Fingering and clustering instability in suspensions of rollers: computational study and potential applications.
- Dan Gorbonos (Weizmann Institute of Science). Long-range Acoustic Interactions in Insect Swarms – An Adaptive Gravity Model
- Edward Lee (Cornell University). Machine learning to classify coordinated motion of experts and novices
- Enkeleida Lushi (Brown University). Hydrodynamic self-organization of micro-rotors.
- Hidenori Tanaka (Harvard University). Self-replicating colloidal clusters in two dimensions.
- Isaac Bruss (University of Michigan). Active particles confined to curved surfaces.
- Jonas Denk (LMU Munich). Active Curved Polymers form Vortex Patterns on Membranes.
- Lee Walsh (University of Massachusetts). Noise and diffusion in vibrated self-propelled particles.
- Lorenz Huber (Arnold-Sommerfeld-Center for Theoretical Physics, LMU Munich). Emergent Vortex Patterns in Systems of Self-Propelled, Chiral Particles.
- Marco Leoni (Institut Curie). Model of cell crawling controlled by mechanosensitive molecular clutches.
- Matej Kranjc (Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana). Surface-tension-based mechanics of folding epithelium.
- Matthias Merkel (Syracuse University). Glassy dynamics in a model for confluent 3D tissues.
- Michael Varga (Liquid Crystal Institute). Simulation Studies of Flexible Active Nematics.
- Nicholas Kelley (Syracuse University). Engineering Hydrogel-Based Novel Bacterial Co-Culture Systems Using 3D Bioprinting.
- Oksana Manyuhina (Syracuse University). Defect driven shapes in cell division.
- Prashant Mishra (Syracuse University). Negative stiffness and modulated states in compressible active nematics.
- Rajesh Ramaswamy (Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems). Hybrid particle-mesh method for active polar fluids and application to mechanochemical patterning on surfaces.
- Shengfeng Cheng (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University). Self-assembly and Nanomechanics of Microtubules.
- Silvanus Alt (The Francis Crick Institute, London). Epithelial Mechanics in 3D – how form follows force.
- Simeon Carstens (NYU) Bayesian determination of chromatin structures from HiC data
- Tyler Shendruk (University of Oxford). Self -organisation of spin-states in active nematics.
- Vikrant Yadav (University of Massachusetts at Amherst). Dynamic Phases in Actively Driven Microtubule Networks.
- Yaouen Fily (Brandeis University). Active particles on curved surfaces.
29. Ae Ran Lim (Department of Science Education NMR Research Center, Jeonju University). Syntheses and characterizations poly(vinyl alcohol) nanocomposites containing three different nanofillers: pristine clay, organoclay, and functionalized graphene.
30. Anton Peshkov (Universidad de Chile). Rheology of active granular ﬂows.
31. Benjamin Hancock (Brandeis University). Statistical Mechanics and Hydrodynamics of Self-Propelled Hard Spheres.
32. Chengyu Dai (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor). Collective Behavior of Self-propelled Anisotropic Particles.
33. Cynthia Reichardt (Los Alamos National Laboratory). Reversible Ratchet Effects for Self-Propelled Particles.
34. David Lemon (Syracuse University). The surface movements of bacteria follow aligned polymers.
35. David Yllanes (Syracuse University). How many dissenters does it take to disorder a flock
36. Deshpreet Bedi (University of Michigan). Finite-temperature twisted-untwisted transition of the kagome lattice.
37. Fang-Yi Chu (New York University). Dynamic Behavior of the Nuclear Envelope.
38. Haitham Shaban (CNRS, France). Quantitiative nanoscale orientational imaging in bio-filaments.
39. Henry Shum (University of Pittsburgh). Synthetic Quorum Sensing in Model Microcapsule Colonies with Repressilator Feedback.
40. Ian Linsmeier (Yale). Disordered Actomyosin Networks are Sufficient to Produce Cooperative and Telescopic Contractility.
41. Kaja Kostanjevec (University of Aberdeen). An active matter approach to epithelial cell migration on the cornea.
42. Kazage J Christophe Utuje (Syracuse University). Mechanical Coordination in Epithelial Monolayers.
43. Matteo Paoluzzi (Syracuse University). Shape-shifting Active Vesicles
44. Matthew Spellings (University of Michigan). Shape Control and Compartmentalization in Active Colloidal Cells.
45. Mayank Agrawal (University of Michigan). Stabilization of characteristic finite domains in the mixture of active and passive particles.
46. Melissa Ferrari (New York University — Center for Soft Matter Research). Light activated and magnetic self-propelled particles.
47. Michael Czajkowski (Syracuse University). A Hydrodynamic Model for Confluent Tissues.
48. Olga Shishkov (Georgia Insittute of Technology). Vibrational response of aggregations of fire ants, an active granular material.
49. Sangwoo Kim (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign). Shapes and Symmetries of Two-Component Vesicles: An Analytic Approach.
50. Sharareh Tavaddod (University of Pennsylvania). Evidence of Multi-Domain Structures in Shape of Live Escherichia coli.
51. Stephen Sawyer (Syracuse University). Cell-laden gelatin methacrylate hydrogels for bone tissue engineering.
52. Vida Jamali (Rice University). Wetting behavior, shape, and morphology of sessile lyotropic liquid crystal microdroplets on solid surfaces.
53. William Haws (Syracuse University). Assessing the role of Hmx2/3 binding partners in spinal cord development.
54. Wolfram Poenisch (Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems). Pili-mediated cell-cell interactions control differential motility within N. gonorrhoeae microcolonies.
55. Xingfu Yang (Colorado School of Mines). Induced Propulsion of colloidal dimers by breaking the symmetry in electrohydrodynamic flow.
56. Zhaoyang Zhang (Rice University). Agent based model of Myxococcus xanthus in aggregation.
Andrej Kosmrlj (Princeton University) Statistical mechanics of ribbons
Bryan Chen (UMass-Amherst) Rigid origami as a marginal solid
Carl Goodrich (Harvard) Knitting with colloids: active assembly at the micron scale
Chandan Dasguta (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore) Activity-induced fluidization in dense glassy systems
Chih-Kuan Tung (North Carolina A&T State University) Viscoelasticity promotes collective swimming of sperm
Daphne Klotsa (University of North Carolina) Two spheres and a spring make a good swimmer
Francesc Sagues (University of Barcelona) Control of active nematics from oriented surfaces
Frank Cichos (Universitat Leipzig) Real and artificial interactions of artificial microswimmers
Martin Van Hecke (Amolf and Leiden University) Floxelated metamaterials
Michelle Driscoll (NYU) Instabilities of colloidal rollers near a horizontal floor
Oleg Lavrentovich (Kent State University) Living liquid crystals based on swimming bacteria in chromonics
Orit Peleg (Harvard University) Dynamic morphology in honeybee swarms
Sasha Hilgenfeldt (University of Illinois) Mechanical energy in tissues and its connection to cell geometry and statistics
Shiladitya Banerjee (University of Chicago) Competing pathways of contraction in active polymer networks
Sophie Ramananarivo (UCSD) Manipulating colloidal assemblies with active dopants
Taeyoon Kim (Purdue University) Micromechanical model of collective cell migration
Tahir Yusufaly (USC) Spatial dispersal of bacterial colonies induces a phase transition from local to global quorum sensing
Victor Yaskunsky (Institute Curie) Insights into active multicellular nematics
Viva Horowitz (Hamilton College) Walking the tightrope
Yair Shokef (Tel Aviv University) Shape regulation generates elastic interaction between active force dipoles
Ying Liu (North Carolina State University) Self folding of polymer sheets
Zeb Rocklin (University of Michigan) Programming smart matter via topology
Zi Chen (Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College) Mechanics without Muscles: Rapid Motion of the Venus flytrap and Bio-mimetic Structures