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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (3): 392–403.
Published: 01 February 2016
...-propulsor squids produce complex 3D vortex wake flows while swimming arms-first and tail-first, as revealed by 3D jet/fin force and propulsive efficiency measurements. Cephalopod Jet propulsion Fin motion Volumetric velocimetry Wake dynamics References Alexander , R. ( 1968...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (15): 2333–2343.
Published: 01 August 2015
... , which utilizes jet propulsion and possesses a similar bell morphology throughout its life cycle. We used digital particle image velocimetry and high-speed imaging to measure the body kinematics, velocity fields and wake structures induced by swimming S. tubulosa with bell exit diameters from 1 to 10 mm...
Includes: Supplementary data
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (9): 1588–1600.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Danna J. Staaf; William F. Gilly; Mark W. Denny Squid are the largest jet propellers in nature as adults, but as paralarvae they are some of the smallest, faced with the inherent inefficiency of jet propulsion at a low Reynolds number. In this study we describe the behavior and kinematics of...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (3): 359–368.
Published: 01 February 2013
... jet propulsion in cephalopods . Can. J. Zool.   68 , 815 - 824 . Wells   M. J. , O'Dor   R. K. ( 1991 ). Jet propulsion and the evolution of the cephalopods . Bull. Mar. Sci.   49 , 419 - 432 . Wells   M. J. , Wells   J. ( 1985 ). Ventilation frequencies and stroke...
Includes: Supplementary data
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (18): 3175–3190.
Published: 15 September 2012
..., University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA § Current address: P.O. Box 894, Homer, AK 99603, USA 14 3 2012 23 5 2012 © 2012. 2012 animal-borne video foraging jet propulsion jumbo squid movement oxygen minimum zone tagging The Humboldt squid, Dosidicus...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (15): 2436–2447.
Published: 01 August 2009
... simulations of the swimming jellyfish. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: mohseni@colorado.edu ) 8 5 2009 27 10 2008 2009 hydromedusae feeding jet propulsion rowing propulsion Lagrangian coherent structures LCS Two distinct types of hydromedusan propulsion are well...
Includes: Multimedia, Supplementary data
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (22): 4503–4514.
Published: 15 November 2006
... abductin Adamussium colbecki Antarctic jet propulsion scallop swimming Of the 17 000 known species of bivalve molluscs, only a few - most notably the scallops and file shells - are capable of swimming (e.g. Gould, 1971 ; Donovan et al., 2004 ). By rapidly clapping their valves together...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (7): 1257–1265.
Published: 01 April 2005
... previously neglected. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: jodabiri@caltech.edu ) 31 1 2005 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2005 2005 jellyfish Aurelia aurita flow pattern flow patterns vortex rings jet propulsion Any vortex formation that may occur during the...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (6): 1125–1146.
Published: 15 March 2005
...Erik J. Anderson; Mark A. Grosenbaugh SUMMARY Although various hydrodynamic models have been used in past analyses of squid jet propulsion, no previous investigations have definitively determined the fluid structure of the jets of steadily swimming squid. In addition, few accurate measurements of...
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J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (20): 3675–3680.
Published: 15 October 2003
... Limited 2003 2003 jellyfish Chrysaora fuscescens kinematics medusan swimming model animal locomotion dynamics morphology jet propulsion The apparent simplicity of the medusan propulsive mechanism has enabled the development of models describing associated kinematics and dynamics...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (3): 427–437.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Sean P. Colin; John H. Costello SUMMARY Jet propulsion, based on examples from the Hydrozoa, has served as a valuable model for swimming by medusae. However, cnidarian medusae span several taxonomic classes (collectively known as the Medusazoa) and represent a diverse array of morphologies and...
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J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (21): 3655–3682.
Published: 01 November 2001
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J Exp Biol (1991) 160 (1): 93–112.
Published: 01 October 1991
...R. K. O'DOR; D. M. WEBBER Jet propulsion concentrates muscle power on a small volume of high-velocity fluid to give high thrust with low Froude efficiency. Proponents are typically escape artists with high maintenance costs. Nonetheless, oceanic squids depend primarily on jets to forage over large...
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J Exp Biol (1990) 154 (1): 383–396.
Published: 01 November 1990
... ‘calibrations’ are a basis for field studies using telemeteredpressure data to develop energy budgets for this unique living fossil as a reference for comparing the energetic requirements of ancient and modern seas. 21 6 1990 © 1990 by Company of Biologists 1990 Nautilus jet propulsion...
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J Exp Biol (1988) 137 (1): 421–442.
Published: 01 July 1988
... deceleration during refilling. 23 2 1988 © 1988 by Company of Biologists 1988 Loligo opalescens Illex illecebrosus hydrodynamics climb-and-glide jet propulsion negative buoyancy. J. exp. Biol. 137, 421-442 (1988) 4 2 1 Printed in Great Britain © The Company of Biologists Limited...