• C. Kurzthaler*, Y. Zhao*, N. Zhou, J. Schwarz-Linek, C. Devailly, J. Arlt, J.-D. Huang, W. C. K. Poon, T. Franosch, V. A. Martinez, J. Tailleur, Characterization and control of the run-and-tumble dynamics of Escherichia ColiarXiv:2212.11222
  • Y. Zhao*, C. Kurzthaler*, N. Zhou, J. Schwarz-Linek, C. Devailly, J. Arlt, J.-D. Huang, W. C. K. Poon, T. Franosch, V. A. Martinez, J. Tailleur, Quantitative characterization of run-and-tumble statistics in bulk bacterial suspensionsarXiv:2212.10996
  • J . V. Roggeveen, H. A. Stone, C. Kurzthaler, Transport of a passive scalar in wide channels with surface topography, arXiv:2210.02354



  • C. Kurzthaler, R. Brandão, O. Schnitzer, H. A. Stone, Shape of a tethered filament in various low-Reynolds-number flows, Physical Review Fluids 8, 014101 (2023), DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.8.014101
  • D. L. Chase*, C. Kurzthaler*, H. A. Stone, Hydrodynamically induced helical particle drift due to patterned surfaces, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 119, e2202082119 (2022), DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2202082119
  • C. Kurzthaler*, S. Mandal*, T. Bhattacharjee, H. Löwen, S. S. Datta, and H. A. Stone, A geometric criterion for the optimal spreading of active polymers in porous mediaNature Communications 12, 7088 (2021), DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-26942-0
  • D. B. Mayer, E. Sarmiento-Gómez, M. A. Escobedo-Sánchez, J. P. Segovia-Gutiérrez, C. Kurzthaler, S. U. Egelhaaf, T. Franosch, Two-dimensional Brownian motion of anisotropic dimers, Physical Review E104 (1), 014605, (2021), DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.104.014605
  • C. Kurzthaler and H. A. Stone, Microswimmers near corrugated, periodic surfaces, Soft Matter17, 3322 (2021), DOI:10.1039/d0sm01782e
  • S. Mandal*, C. Kurzthaler*, T. Franosch, and H. Löwen, Crowding-enhanced diffusion: An exact theory for highly entangled self-propelled stiff filaments, Physical Review Letters, 125, 138002  (2020), DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.125.138002 
  • C. Kurzthaler, L. Zhu, A. A. Pahlavan, and H. A. Stone, Particle motion nearby rough surfaces, Physical Review Fluids (Rapids) 5, 082101(R) (2020), DOI:10.1103/PhysRevFluids.5.082101
  • A. Daddi-Moussa-Ider, C. Kurzthaler, C. Hoell, A. Zöttl, M. Mirzakhanloo, M.-R. Alam, A. M. Menzel, H. Löwen, and S. Gekle, Frequency-dependent higher-order Stokes singularities near a planar elastic boundary: Implications for the hydrodynamics of an active microswimmer near an elastic interface, Physical Review E100 (3), 032610 (2019), DOI:10.1103/PhysRevE.100.032610
  • C. Kurzthaler, Elastic behavior of a semiflexible polymer in 3D subject to compression and stretching forces, Soft Matter14 (37), 7634 (2018), DOI:10.1039/C8SM01403E
  • C. Kurzthaler, C. Devailly, J. Arlt, T. Franosch, W. C. K. Poon, V. A. Martinez, and A. T. Brown, Probing the spatiotemporal dynamics of catalytic Janus particles with single-particle tracking and differential dynamic microscopy, Physical Review Letters121 (7), 078001 (2018), DOI:10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.078001 
  • C. Kurzthaler and T. Franosch, Bimodal probability density characterizes the elastic behavior of a semiflexible polymer under compression, Soft Matter14 (14), 2682 (2018), DOI: 10.1039/C8SM00366A
  • C. Kurzthaler and T. Franosch, Intermediate scattering function of an anisotropic Brownian circle swimmer, Soft Matter 13 (37), 6396 (2017), DOI:10.1039/C7SM00873B
  • C. Kurzthaler and T. Franosch, Exact solution for the force-extension relation of a semiflexible polymer under compression, Physical Review E95 (5), 052501 (2017), DOI:10.1103/PhysRevE.95.052501
  • C. Kurzthaler, S. Leitmann, and T. Franosch, Intermediate scattering function of an anisotropic active Brownian particle, Scientific Reports6, 36702 (2016), DOI:10.1038/srep36702

*contributed equally


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