j184 Félix Benoist, Finn Box, & Alain Goriely. Edge effects in elastic bulging. International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics. 2018. 106. 227-237.

DOI: 10.1016/j.ijnonlinmec.2018.07.004


j183 L. A. Mihai, T. Woolley & A. Goriely. Likely equilibria of the stochastic Rivlin cube. Philosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 2018. Forthcoming

DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2018.0068


j181 L. Dai, K.D. Zhu, W. Shen. X. Huang, L. Zhang & A. Goriely. Controllable rotational inversion in nanostructures with dual chirality. Nanoscale. 2018. 10. 6343-6348.

DOI: 10.1039/C7NR09035H


j180 L.A. Mihai, T. Woolley & A. Goriely. Stochastic isotropic hyperelastic materials: constitutive calibration and model selection. Proceedings of the Royal Society A. 2017. 474. 2211.

DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2017.0858



j177 V. Burlakov & A. Goriely. Thermodynamic limit for particle monodispersity: How narrow can a particle size distribution be? EPL. 2017. 119. 50001.

DOI: 10.1209/0295-5075/119/50001


j176 L.A. Mihai & A. Goriely. How to characterise a nonlinear elastic material? A review on nonlinear constitutive parameters in isotropic finite elasticity. Proceedings of the Royal Society A. 2017. 473. 2207.

DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2017.0607


j175 A. Goriely. Five ways to model active processes in elastic solids: active forces, active stresses, active strains, active fibers, and active metrics. Mechanics Research Communications. 2017.

DOI: 10.1016/j.mechrescom.2017.09.003


j173 G. Napoli & A. Goriely. A Tale of Two Nested Elastic Rings. Proceedings A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Science. 2017. 473. 2204.

DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2017.0340


j171 L.A. Mihai, H. Wyatt & A. Goriely. A microstructure-based hyperelastic model for open-cell solids. SIAM Journal of Applied Mathematics. 2017. 77. 4, 1397–1416.

DOI: 10.1137/16M1098899


j166 T. Lessinnes & A. Goriely. Geometric conditions for the positive de finiteness of the second variation in one-dimensional problems, Nonlinearity, 2017. 30. 5.

DOI: 10.1088/1361-6544/aa6448


j165 T. Lessinnes, D. Moulton, A. Goriely. Morphoelastic rods Part II: Growing birods. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 2017. 100. 147–196

DOI: 10.1016/j.jmps.2015.07.008


j161 J. Kwiecinski, S. J. Chapman, A. Goriely. Self-Assembly of a Filament by Curvature-Inducing Proteins. Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena. 2017. 344. 68-80.

DOI: 10.1016/j.physd.2016.12.001



j159 A. Erlich, D. E. Moulton, A. Goriely and R. Chirat. Morphomechanics and developmental constraints in the evolution of ammonites shell form. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 2016. 326. 7. 437-450.

DOI: 10.1002/jez.b.22716


j158 T. Lessinnes and A. Goriely. Design and stability of a family of deployable structures. SIAP. 2016. 76. 5.

DOI: 10.1137/16M1070293


j157 A. Goriely and A. Yavari. The Anelastic Ericksen’s Problem: Universal Eigenstrains and Deformations in Compressible Isotropic Elastic Solids. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 2016. 472. 2196.

DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2016.0690


j151 J.A. García-Grajales, A.J. Jerusalem, and A. Goriely. Continuum Mechanical Modeling of Axonal Growth. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. 2017. 314. 147-163.



j150 A. Goriely and T. Lessinnes. Design and stability of a family of deployable structures. SIAM. 2016. 76. 5.

DOI: 10.1137/16M1070293


j148 L.Mihai and A.Goriely. Guaranteed upper and lower bounds on the uniform load of contact problems in elasticity. SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics. 2016.


j147 P.T. Brun, B. Audoly, A. Goriely, D. Vella. The surprising dynamics of a chain on a pulley: Lift-off and snapping. Proceedings of the Royal Society A. 2016.


j144 S. Sadik, A. Angoshtari, A. Goriely, A. Yavar. A Geometric Theory of Nonlinear Morphoelastic Shells. Journal of Nonlinear Science. 2016.

DOI: 10.1007/s00332-016-9294-9



Applied Mathematics: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press (February 2018, 120 pages).
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A.Goriely. Morphoelasticity: The Mathematics and Mechanics of Biological Growth. Springer-Verlag Interdisciplinary and Applied Mathematics. 2017 (651 Pages). Find it on Amazon.

A. Goriely. Integrability and Nonintegrability of Dynamical Systems. World Scientific. 2001 (436 pages).
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M. Ben Amar, A. Goriely, M. Mueller (Eds.) New Trends in the Physics and Mechanics of Biological Systems: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School. Volume 92. Oxford University Press. 2011
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