Embryonic morphogenesis

A tensile ring drives tissue flows to shape the gastrulating amniote embryo
M. Saadaoui*, F. Corson*, D. Rocancourt, J. Roussel, J. Gros
bioRxiv (2018) link

Developmental patterning

Self-organized Notch dynamics generate stereotyped sensory organ patterns in Drosophila
F. Corson, L. Couturier, H. Rouault, K. Mazouni, F. Schweisguth
Science, 356, eaai7407 (2017) link pdf

Gene-free methodology for cell fate dynamics during development
F. Corson, E. Siggia, eLife, 6, e30743 (2017) link pdf

Geometry, epistasis, and developmental patterning
F. Corson, E. Siggia
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 109, 5568-5575 (2012) link pdf

Optimal transport networks

Fluctuations and redundancy in optimal transport networks
F. Corson
Phy. Rev. Lett., 104, 048703 (2010) link pdf

Plant morphogenesis

A model for hierarchical patterns under mechanical stresses
F. Corson, M. Adda-Bedia, H. Henry
Philos. Mag., 90, 357-373 (2010) link pdf

In silico leaf venation networks: growth and reorganization driven by mechanical forces
F. Corson, M. Adda-Bedia, A. Boudaoud
J. Theor. Biol., 259, 440-448 (2009) link pdf

Turning a plant tissue into a living cell froth through isotropic growth
F. Corson, O. Hamant, S. Bohn, J. Traas, A. Boudaoud, Y. Couder
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 106, 8453-8458 (2009) link pdf

Developmental patterning by mechanical signals in Arabidopsis
O. Hamant, M. G. Heisler, H. J├Ânsson, P. Krupinski, M. Uyttewaal, P. Bokov, F. Corson, P. Sahlin, A. Boudaoud, E. M. Meyerowitz, Y. Couder, J. Traas
Science, 322, 1650-1655 (2008) link pdf

Mechanical instabilities

Measuring order in the isotropic packing of elastic rods
E. Bayart, S. Deboeuf, F. Corson, A. Boudaoud, M. Adda-Bedia
Europhys. Lett., 95, 34002 (2011) link pdf

Localization through surface folding in solid foams under compression
P. M. Reis, F. Corson, A. Boudaoud, B. Roman
Phys. Rev. Let., 103, 045501 (2009) link pdf

Thermal fracture as a framework for quasi-static crack propagation
F. Corson, M. Adda-Bedia, H. Henry, E. Katzav
Int. J. Fracture, 158, 1-14 (2009) link pdf

Statistical mechanics

Statistical mechanics of point particles with a gravitational interaction
M.-L. Chabanol, F. Corson, Y. Pomeau
Europhys. Lett., 50, 148-154 (2000) link pdf