Prof. Dr. Jan-Henning Dirks
Prof. Dr. Jan-Henning Dirks
Hochschule Bremen - University of Applied Sciences
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TitleCited byYear
Fluid-based adhesion in insects–principles and challenges
JH Dirks, W Federle
Soft Matter 7 (23), 11047-11053, 2011
772011
Fracture toughness of locust cuticle
JH Dirks, D Taylor
Journal of Experimental Biology 215 (9), 1502-1508, 2012
732012
Insect tricks: two-phasic foot pad secretion prevents slipping
JH Dirks, CJ Clemente, W Federle
Journal of the Royal Society Interface 7 (45), 587-593, 2009
692009
Veins improve fracture toughness of insect wings
JH Dirks, D Taylor
PloS one 7 (8), e43411, 2012
632012
Friction ridges in cockroach climbing pads: anisotropy of shear stress measured on transparent, microstructured substrates
CJ Clemente, JH Dirks, DR Barbero, U Steiner, W Federle
Journal of Comparative Physiology A 195 (9), 805-814, 2009
422009
Arachnids secrete a fluid over their adhesive pads
AM Peattie, JH Dirks, S Henriques, W Federle
PLoS One 6 (5), e20485, 2011
362011
Fatigue of insect cuticle
JH Dirks, E Parle, D Taylor
Journal of Experimental Biology 216 (10), 1924-1927, 2013
332013
Mechanisms of fluid production in smooth adhesive pads of insects
JH Dirks, W Federle
Journal of the Royal Society Interface 8 (60), 952-960, 2011
332011
In vivo dynamics of the internal fibrous structure in smooth adhesive pads of insects
JH Dirks, MH Li, A Kabla, W Federle
Acta biomaterialia 8 (7), 2730-2736, 2012
322012
Effect of microstructure on the mechanical and damping behaviour of dragonfly wing veins
H Rajabi, A Shafiei, A Darvizeh, JH Dirks, E Appel, SN Gorb
Royal Society open science 3 (2), 160006, 2016
292016
Biomechanics of the stick insect antenna: damping properties and structural correlates of the cuticle
JH Dirks, V Dürr
Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials 4 (8), 2031-2042, 2011
292011
Nanostructured stealth surfaces for visible and near-infrared light
Z Diao, M Kraus, R Brunner, JH Dirks, JP Spatz
Nano letters 16 (10), 6610-6616, 2016
282016
A comparative study of the effects of vein-joints on the mechanical behaviour of insect wings: I. Single joints
H Rajabi, N Ghoroubi, A Darvizeh, JH Dirks, E Appel, SN Gorb
Bioinspiration & biomimetics 10 (5), 056003, 2015
272015
Numerical investigation of insect wing fracture behaviour
H Rajabi, A Darvizeh, A Shafiei, D Taylor, JH Dirks
Journal of biomechanics 48 (1), 89-94, 2015
262015
Shape optimization in exoskeletons and endoskeletons: a biomechanics analysis
D Taylor, JH Dirks
Journal of the Royal Society Interface 9 (77), 3480-3489, 2012
262012
Physical principles of fluid-mediated insect attachment-Shouldn’t insects slip?
JH Dirks
Beilstein journal of nanotechnology 5 (1), 1160-1166, 2014
232014
A comparative study of the effects of constructional elements on the mechanical behaviour of dragonfly wings
H Rajabi, M Rezasefat, A Darvizeh, JH Dirks, SH Eshghi, A Shafiei, ...
Applied Physics A 122 (1), 19, 2016
202016
Damage, repair and regeneration in insect cuticle: the story so far, and possibilities for the future
E Parle, JH Dirks, D Taylor
Arthropod structure & development 46 (1), 49-55, 2017
102017
Bridging the gap: wound healing in insects restores mechanical strength by targeted cuticle deposition
E Parle, JH Dirks, D Taylor
Journal of The Royal Society Interface 13 (117), 20150984, 2016
102016
Stiffness distribution in insect cuticle: a continuous or a discontinuous profile?
H Rajabi, M Jafarpour, A Darvizeh, JH Dirks, SN Gorb
Journal of The Royal Society Interface 14 (132), 20170310, 2017
92017
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