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Maître de Conférence

Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7
Laboratoire Matière et Systèmes Complexes (UMR 7057)
email: charlotte.py (at) univ-paris-diderot.fr
phone: +33 1 57 27 61 94

fax: +33 1
57 27 62 11
 
Research interests:

   

wind and plants
          




             
elasticity and capillarity





locomotion of C.elegans


Publications :

Capillarity induced folding of elastic sheets
Py C., Reverdy P., Doppler L., Bico J., Roman B., Baroud C. N., Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics, 166 (2009), 67-71.
Capillary origami
Py C., Reverdy P., Doppler L., Bico J., Roman B., Baroud C. N., Physics of Fluids, 19 (2007) 091104
Capillary origami: spontaneous wrapping of a droplet with an elastic sheet
Py C., Reverdy P., Doppler L., Bico J., Roman B., Baroud C. N., Physical Review Letters, 98 (2007) 156103
3D aggregation of wet fibers
Py C., Bastien R., Bico J., Roman B., Boudaoud A., Europhysics Letters, 77 (2007) 44005
A frequency lock-in mechanism in the interaction between wind and crop canopies
Py C., De langre E., Moulia B., Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 568 (2006) 387-424
Measurement of wind-induced motion of crop canopies from digital video images
Py C., De langre E., Moulia B., Hémon P., Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 130 (2005) 223-236
The mixing layer instability of wind over a flexible crop canopy
Py C., De langre E., Moulia B., Comptes-Rendus Mécanique, 332 (2004) 613-618

PhD thesis:

            Couplage entre la dynamique du vent et le mouvement d'un couvert végétal
            Charlotte Py, Thèse de doctorat, Ecole Polytechnique, 9 nov 2005. [pdf (6.5M)]