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Massarelli, N., Yau, A. L., Hoffman, K. A., Kiemel, T. and Tytell, E. D. (2017). Characterization of the Encoding Properties of Intraspinal Mechanosensory Neurons in the Lamprey. J. Comp. Physiol. A online,. doi: 10.1007/s00359-017-1196-2. (pdf)

Tytell, E. D., Leftwich, M. C., Hsu, C.-Y., Griffith, B. E., Cohen, A. H., Smits, A. J., Hamlet, C. and Fauci, L. J. (2016). The role of body stiffness in undulatory swimming: Insights from robotic and computational models. Phys. Rev. Fluids 1, 73202. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.1.073202. (pdf)

Hamlet, C., Fauci, L. J. and Tytell, E. D. (2015). The effect of intrinsic muscular nonlinearities on the energetics of locomotion in a computational model of an anguilliform swimmer. J. Theor. Biol. 385, 119–129. doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2015.08.023. (pdf)

Maia, A., Sheltzer, A. P. and Tytell, E. D. (2015). Streamwise vortices destabilize swimming bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus). J. Exp. Biol. 218, 786–792. doi: 10.1242/jeb.114363 (pdf).

Tytell E.D., Hsu C.-Y., Fauci L.J. (2014). The role of mechanical resonance in the neural control of swimming in fishes. Zoology. 117: 48–56. (pdf)

Miller, L. A., Goldman, D. I., Hedrick, T. L., Tytell, E. D., Wang, Z. J., Yen, J. and Alben, S. (2012). Using Computational and Mechanical Models to Study Animal Locomotion. Integrative and Comparative Biology 52, 553–575. doi: 10.1093/icb/ics115 (pdf).

Leftwich, M. C., Tytell, E. D., Cohen, A. H. and Smits, A. J. (2012). Wake structures behind a swimming robotic lamprey with a passively flexible tail. J. Exp. BIol. 215, 416–425. doi: 10.1242/jeb.061440 (pdf).

Borazjani, I., Sotiropoulos, F., Tytell, E. D. and Lauder, G. V. (2012). Hydrodynamics of the bluegill sunfish C-start escape response: three-dimensional simulations and comparison with experimental data. J. Exp. Biol. 215, 671–684. doi: 10.1242/jeb.063016 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D., Holmes, P. and Cohen, A. H. (2011). Spikes alone do not behavior make: why neuroscience needs biomechanics. Current Opinion in Neurobiology 21, 816–822. doi: 10.1016/j.conb.2011.05.017 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. (2011). Experimental Hydrodynamics. In Encyclopedia of Fish Physiology: From Genome to Environment (ed. Farrell, A. P., pp. 535–546. Elsevier Inc. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-1237-4553-8.00218-5 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D., Hsu, C.-Y., Williams, T. L., Cohen, A. H. and Fauci, L. J. (2010b). Interactions between internal forces, body stiffness, and fluid environment in a neuromechanical model of lamprey swimming. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 107, 19832–19837. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1011564107 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D., Borazjani, I., Sotiropoulos, F., Baker, T. V., Anderson, E. J. and Lauder, G. V. (2010). Disentangling the functional roles of morphology and motion in the swimming of fish. Integrative and Comparative Biology 50, 1140–1154. doi: 10.1093/icb/icq057 (pdf).

Oliphint, P. A., Alieva, N., Foldes, A. E., Tytell, E. D., Lau, B. Y. B., Pariseau, J. S., Cohen, A. H. and Morgan, J. R. (2010). Regenerated synapses in lamprey spinal cord are sparse and small even after functional recovery from injury. J. Comp. Neurol. NA–NA. doi: 10.1002/cne.22368 (pdf).

Previte, J. P., Sheils, N., Hoffman, K. A., Kiemel, T. and Tytell, E. D. (2010). Entrainment ranges of forced phase oscillators. J. Math. Biol. 62, 589–603. doi: 10.1007/s00285-010-0348-6 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D., Standen, E. M. and Lauder, G. V. (2008). Escaping Flatland: three-dimensional kinematics and hydrodynamics of median fins in fishes. J. Exp. BIol. 211, 187–195. doi: 10.1242/jeb.008128 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. and Lauder, G. V. (2008). Hydrodynamics of the escape response in bluegill sunfish, Lepomis macrochirus. J. Exp. BIol. 211, 3359–3369. doi: 10.1242/jeb.020917 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. and Cohen, A. H. (2008). Rostral versus caudal differences in mechanical entrainment of the lamprey central pattern generator for locomotion. J. Neurophysiol. 99, 2408–2419. doi: 10.1152/jn.01085.2007 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. (2007). Do trout swim better than eels? Challenges for estimating performance based on the wake of self-propelled bodies. Exp Fluids 43, 701–712. doi: 10.1007/s00348-007-0343-x (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. and Alexander, J. K. (2007). Bluegill Lepomis macrochirus synchronize pectoral fin motion and opercular pumping. J Fish Biology 70, 1268–1279. doi: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2007.01416.x (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. (2006). Median fin function in bluegill sunfish Lepomis macrochirus: streamwise vortex structure during steady swimming. J. Exp. BIol. 209, 1516–1534. doi: 10.1242/jeb.02154 (pdf).

Lauder, G. V. and Tytell, E. D. (2005). Hydrodynamics of Undulatory Propulsion. In Fish Biomechanics, pp. 425–468. Elsevier doi: 10.1016/S1546-5098(05)23011-X (pdf).

Lauder, G. V. and Tytell, E. D. (2004). Three Gray classics on the biomechanics of animal movement. J. Exp. Biol. 207, 1597–1599. (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. (2004b). Kinematics and hydrodynamics of linear acceleration in eels, Anguilla rostrata. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 271, 2535–2540. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2004.2901 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. (2004a). The hydrodynamics of eel swimming II. Effect of swimming speed. J. Exp. BIol. 207, 3265–3279. doi: 10.1242/jeb.01139 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. and Lauder, G. V. (2004). The hydrodynamics of eel swimming: I. Wake structure. J. Exp. BIol. 207, 1825–1841. (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. and Ellington, C. P. (2003). How to perform measurements in a hovering animal’s wake: physical modelling of the vortex wake of the hawkmoth, Manduca sexta. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. Lond. B 358, 1559–1566. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2003.1355 (pdf).

Tytell, E. D. and Lauder, G. V. (2002). The C-start escape response of Polypterus senegalus: bilateral muscle activity and variation during stage 1 and 2. J. Exp. BIol. 205, 2591–2603. (pdf).