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Keywords: Wing morphingClose
In collection:Comparative biomechanics of movement
J Exp Biol (2022) 225 (14): jeb243974.
Published: 14 July 2022
... preferred flight speed and prevents very slow flight, highlighting their role in control, efficiency and expanding the flight envelope. Artibeus jamaicensis Wing membrane Animal flight Plagiopatagiales Membrane actuation Wing morphing Air Force Office of Scientific Research http...
J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (11): 1956–1961.
Published: 1 June 2017
... automatically record the 3D surface of a bird taking off to analyze wing geometry and aerodynamic variables time-resolved. Animal locomotion High speed Single shot Structured light Surface reconstruction Wing morphing All flying animals rely to some extent on dynamic body-shape changes...
Includes: Supplementary data
Nicolai Konow, Jorn A. Cheney, Thomas J. Roberts, Jose Iriarte-Díaz, Kenneth S. Breuer, J. Rhea S. Waldman, Sharon M. Swartz
J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (10): 1820–1829.
Published: 15 May 2017
... performance Wings Muscle activity Lifting surface Wing morphing Movement economy Locomotion is energy demanding and most of the energy consumption is accounted for by contraction of muscles ( Roberts et al., 1998 ; Biewener et al., 2004 ; Marsh et al., 2004 ). Conservation of energy is key...