The formation of myelin tubes under dehydration by curvature elasticity was studied. It was shown that the cylindrical geometry is stable for infinitesimal dehydration, and the surface area of dehydrated layers is reduced due to an inplane compression.
|Journal||Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics|
|Issue number||5 I|
|Publication status||Published - 2001 Nov|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
- Statistics and Probability
- Condensed Matter Physics