76th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics (November 19, 2023 — November 21, 2023)

V0072: Bacteria, Assemble!

  • Guillermo Fadic, Universidad de Chile
  • Benjamín Oliva, Universidad de Chile
  • Ignacio Bordeu, Universidad de Chile
  • María Luisa Cordero, Universidad de Chile
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1103/APS.DFD.2023.GFM.V0072

Dense and confined suspensions of magnetotactic bacteria can form patterns when aligned with magnetic fields. In this video we show some experiments explaining how the swimming bacteria create these patterns.

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