Recent publications:


E.M. Huisman, C. Storm, G.T. Barkema: Monte Carlo study of multiply crosslinked semiflexible polymer networks, Phys. Rev. E (in press) [arXiv:0807.0720v1 ].


J. Deseigne, L. Mollazadeh-Beidokhti, D. Lacoste, F. Mohammad-Rafiee and H. Schiessel: Stochastic model for nucleosome sliding in the presence of ligands submitted to Phys. Rev. E.


L. Mollazadeh-Beidokhti, F. Mohammad-Rafiee and H. Schiessel: Active nucleosome displacient submitted to Biophys. J.


M. Depken and H. Schiessel: Nucleosome shape dictates chromatin-fiber structure submitted to Biophys. J. [arXiv:0712.0973].


C.P. Broedersz, C. Storm, F.C. MacKintosh: Nonlinear elasticity of composite networks of stiff biopolymers with flexible linkers, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 118103 (2008) [pdf].


P.M. Shaklee, T. Idema, G. Koster, C. Storm, T. Schmidt, M. Dogterom: Bidirectional membrane tube dynamics driven by nonprocessive motors, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 105, 7993-7997 (2008) [pdf].


S. Semrau, T. Idema, L. Holtzer, T. Schmidt and C. Storm: Accurate determination of membrane elastic parameters, Phys. Rev. Lett., 100 088101 (2008) [pdf].


R. Zondervan, T. Xia, H. van der Meer, C. Storm, F. Kulzer, W. van Saarloos and M. Orrit: Soft glassy rheology of supercooled molecular liquids, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 105, 4993-4998 (2008) [paper pdf] [supporting materials pdf].


R. Blossey and H. Schiessel: Kinetic proofreading of gene activation by chromatin riodelling HFSP Journal 2, 167-170 (2008) [pdf (185kB)]


I. M. Kulic and H. Schiessel: Opening and closing DNA: theories on the nucleosome in: "Interaction of DNA with Surfactants and Polymers", R. Dias and B. Lindman (Eds.) (Wiley-Blackwell, 2008) p. 173-208


R. M. Thaokar, H. Schiessel and I. M. Kulic: Hydrodynamics of a rotating torus Eur. Phys. J. B 60, 325-336 (2007)


M. ianuel, H. Mohrbach, M. Sayar, H. Schiessel and I. M. Kulic: Buckling of stiff polymers: influence of thermal fluctuations Phys. Rev. E 75, 061907-1-13 (2007) [pdf (556kB)]


I. M. Kulic, H. Mohrbach, R. Thaokar and H. Schiessel: Equation of state of looped DNA Phys. Rev. E 75, 011913-1-23 (2007) [pdf (534kB)]


I. M. Kulic, R. Thaokar and H. Schiessel: From sliding nucleosomes to twirling DNA motors J. Comp. and Theor. Nanoscience 3, 912-921 (2006)


F. Muehlbacher, H. Schiessel and C. Holm: Tail-induced attraction between nucleosome core particles Phys. Rev. E 74, 031919-1-11 (2006) [pdf (1044kB)]


J. Langowski and H. Schiessel: Chromatin Simulations in: "Computational studies of RNA and DNA", J. Sponer and F. Lankas (Eds.) (Springer, Berlin, 2006) p. 605-634


M. N. Tamashiro and H. Schiessel: Rayleigh instability of charged aggregates: role of dimensionality, added salt and dielectric contrast Phys. Rev. E 74, 021412-1-10 (2006) [pdf (316kB)]


H. Schiessel: Comment on "Chromatin fiber functional organization: Some plausible models, Eur. Phys. J. E 19, 291-292 (2006)


H. Schiessel: The nucleosome: a transparent, slippery, sticky and yet stable DNA-protein complex Eur. Phys. J. E 19, 251-262 (2006) [pdf (248kB)]


F. Muehlbacher, C. Holm and H. Schiessel: Controlled DNA compaction within chromatin: the tail-bridging effect, Europhys. Lett. 73, 135 (2006) [pdf (196 kB)]