Papers in journals


Comellas E., Johanna E. Farkas, Kleinberg G., Lloyd K., Mueller T., Duerr T.J., Muñoz J.J., Monaghan J.R., Shefelbine S.J., Local mechanical stimuli correlate with tissue growth in axolotl salamander joint morphogenesis, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, vol. 289, issue 1975, 2022.

De Corato M., Arroyo M., A theory for the flow of chemically responsive polymer solutions: Equilibrium and shear-induced phase separation, Journal of Rheology, vol.66, issue, pp. 813-835, 2022.

Karkali K., Tiwari P., Singh A., Tlili S., Jorba I., Navajas D., Muñoz J.J., Saunders T.E., Martín-Blanco E., Condensation of the Drosophila nerve cord is oscillatory and depends on coordinated mechanical interactions, Developmental Cell, vol. 57, issue 7, pp. 867-882.e5, 2022.

Kaurin D., Bal P.K., Arroyo M., Peeling dynamics of fluid membranes bridged by molecular bonds: moving or breaking, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, vol. 19, issue 191, 2022.

Muñoz J.J., Condamin L., Doste D., On the net displacement of contact surface centroid in contractile bodies, Mechanics Research Communications, vol. 119, 2022.

Noguchi H., Tozzi C., Arroyo M., Binding of anisotropic curvature-inducing proteins onto membrane tubes, Soft Matter, vol. 18, issue 17, pp. 3384-3394, 2022.


Latorre, E.; Kale, S.; Casares, L.; Gómez, M.; Uroz, M.; Valon, L.; Nair, R.; Garreta, E.; Montserrat, N.; del Campo, A.; Ladoux, B.; Arroyo, M.; Trepat, X. Addendum: active superelasticity in three-dimensional epithelia of controlled shape, Nature,Vol. 592, art. n. E30, 2021

Le Roux A.-L., Tozzi C., Walani N., Quiroga X., Zalvidea D., Trepat X., Staykova M., Arroyo M., Roca-Cusachs P., Dynamic mechanochemical feedback between curved membranes and BAR protein self-organization, Nature Communications, Vol. 12 (1), art. n. 6550, 2021

Pérez-González C., Ceada G., Greco F., Matejčić M., Gómez-González M., Castro N., Menendez A., Kale S., Krndija D., Clark A.G., Gannavarapu V.R., Álvarez-Varela A., Roca-Cusachs P., Batlle E., Vignjevic D.M., Arroyo M., Trepat X., Mechanical compartmentalization of the intestinal organoid enables crypt folding and collective cell migration, Nature Cell Biology, Vol. 23 (7), art. n. 745, 2021

Tozzi C., Walani N., Le Roux A.-L., Roca-Cusachs P., Arroyo M., A theory of ordering of elongated and curved proteins on membranes driven by density and curvature, Soft Matter, Vol. 17 (12), art. n. 3367, 2021


Cicconofri, G., Arroyo, M., Noselli, G., DeSimone, A., Morphable structures from unicellular organisms with active, shape-shifting envelopes: Variations on a theme by Gauss, International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, Vol. 118, art. n. 103278, 2020

De Corato, M., Arqué, X., Patiño, T., Arroyo, M., Sánchez, S., Pagonabarraga, I., Self-Propulsion of Active Colloids via Ion Release: Theory and Experiments, Physical Review Letters, Vol. 124, art. n. 108001, 2020

De Corato, M., Pagonabarraga, I., Abdelmohsen, L., Sánchez, S., Arroyo, M., Spontaneous polarization and locomotion of an active particle with surface-mobile enzymes, Physical Review Fluids, Vol. 5, art. n. 122001( R), 2020

Gómez-González, M., Latorre, E., Arroyo, M., Trepat, X., Measuring mechanical stress in living tissues, Nature Reviews Physics, Vol. 2, pp. 300-317, 2020

Gompper G., et al.., The 2020 motile active matter roadmap, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, Vol. 32, art. n. 193001, 2020

Ioannou, F., Dawi, M.A., Tetley, R.J., Mao, Y., Muñoz, J.J., Development of a new 3D hybrid model for epithelia morphogenesis, Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, Vol. 8, pp. 1-11, 2020

Mosaffa, P., Tetley R.J., Rodríguez-Ferran, A., Mao, Y., Muñoz, J.J.Junctional and cytoplasmic contributions in wound healing, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, Vol. 17, art. n. 20200264, 2020

Raote, I., Chabanon, M., Walani, N., Arroyo, M., García-Parajo, M.F., Malhorta, V., Campelo, F., A physical mechanism of TANGO1-mediated bulky cargo export, eLife, Vol. 9, e59426, 2020

Torres-Sánchez, A., Santos-Oliyán, D., Arroyo, M., Approximation of tensor fields on surfaces of arbitrary topology based on local Monge parametrizations, J. Computational Physics, Vol. 405, pp. 109168, 2020


Kaurin, D., Arroyo, M., Surface tension controls the hydraulic fracture of adhesive interfaces bridged by molecular bonds, Physical Review Letters, Vol 123, 228102, 2019.

Khalilgharibi, N., Fouchard, J., Asadipour, N., Barrientos, R., Duda, M., Bonfanti, A., Yonis, A., Harris, A., Mosaffa, P., Fujita, Y., Kabla, A., Mao, Y., Baum, B., Muñoz, J., Miodownik, M., Charras. G., Stress relaxation in epithelial monolayers is controlled by the actomyosin cortex, Nature Physics, Vol. 15, pp. 839–847, 2019.

Noselli, G., Beran, A., Arroyo, M, DeSimone, A., Swimming Euglena respond to confinement with a behavioural change enabling effective crawling, Nature Physics, Vol. 15, 496–502, 2019.

Torres-Sánchez, A., Millán, D., Arroyo, M., Modelling fluid deformable surfaces with an emphasis on biological interfaces, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 872, pp. 218-271, 2019.

Tozluoglu, M., Duda, M., Kirkland, N. J., Barrientos, R., Burden, J.J., Muñoz, J.J., Mao, Y., Planar differential growth rates initiate precise fold positions in complex epithelia, Dev. Cell, Vol. 51 (3), pp. 299-312, 2019.

Tozzi, C., Walani, N., Arroyo, M., Out-of-equilibrium mechanochemistry and self-organization of fluid membranes interacting with curved proteins, New J Phys, Vol. 21, p. 093004, 2019.


Latorre, E.; Kale, S.; Casares, L.; Gómez-González, M.; Uroz, M.; Valon, L.; Nair, R.V.; Garreta, E.; Montserrat, N.; del Campo, A.; Ladoux, B.; Arroyo, M.; Trepat, X., Active superelasticity in three-dimensional epithelia of controlled shape, Nature, Vol. 563, pp. 203-208, 2018.