j165 L.Angela. Mihai, H. Wyatt & Alain Goriely. A microstructure-based hyperelastic model for open-cell solids. SIAM Journal of Applied Mathematics. 2017. 77. 4, 1397–1416.

DOI: 10.1137/16M1098899

j162 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.



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



j156 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


j155 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

j151 A. Goriely and T. Lessinnes. Design and stability of a family of deployable structures. SIAM. 2016. 76. 5.

DOI: 10.1137/16M1070293


j149 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.


j146-2 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.


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


j143 D. Moulton, T. Lessinnes, L. Dorfmann, and A. Goriely. The Elastic Secrets of the Chameleon Tongue. Proceedings of the Royal Society A. Mathematical, Physical and Engineerings Sciences. 2016. 472, 2188.

DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2016.0030



j139 P.S. Stewart, S. L. Waters, T. El Sayed, D. Vella, A. Goriely. Wrinkling, creasing, and folding in fiber-reinforced soft tissues. Extreme Mechanics Letters. 2015.

DOI: 10.1016/j.eml.2015.10.005


j138 A. Yavari, A. Goriely, The Twist-Fit Problem: Finite Torsional and Shear Eigenstrains in Nonlinear Elastic Solids. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 2015. 471, 2183.

DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2015.0596



j135-2 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



j132 T. Woolley, E. Gaffney, A. Goriely. Membrane shrinkage and cortex remodelling is predicted to work in harmony to retract blebs. Royal Society Open Science. 2015. 2, 7.

DOI: 10.1098/rsos.150184


j128 A. Mihai, K. Alayyash, and A. Goriely. Paws, pads, and plants: The enhanced elasticity of cell-filled load-bearing structures. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 2015. 471, 2178.

DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2015.0107


j127 T. Woolley, E. Gaffney, J. M. Oliver, S. L. Waters, R. E. Baker and A. Goriely. Global contraction or local growth, bleb shape depends on more than just cell structure. Journal of Theoretical Biology. 2015. 380.

DOI: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2015.04.023


j122 A.Yavari and A. Goriely. On the stress singularities generated by anisotropic eigenstrains and the hydrostatic stress due to annular inhomogeneities. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 2015. 76.

DOI: 10.1016/j.jmps.2014.12.005


j118 Melnik and A. Goriely. On the modeling of fiber dispersion in fiber-reinforced elastic materials. International Journal of Non-linear Mechanics. 2015. 75.

DOI: 10.1016/j.ijnonlinmec.2014.10.006


j117 A. Mihai and A. Goriely. Finite deformation effects in cellular structures with hyperelastic cell walls. International Journal of Solids and Structures. 2015. 53.

DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2014.10.015


c22 A. Yavari and A. Goriely. Non-Metricity and the Nonlinear Mechanics of Distributed Point Defects. IN R. J. Knops, G.-Q. Chen, and M. Grinfeld (Eds). Differential Geometry and Continuum Mechanics. Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics. 2015.

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-18573-6_8


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.

Goriely, P. Hosoi, H. Dankowicz. Non-linear mechanics of biological structures. Special Issue of the International Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics. 2011. 46, 4.

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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A. Goriely. Integrability and Nonintegrability of Dynamical Systems. World Scientific. 2001 (436 pages).
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