Esther Appel
Esther Appel
Functional Morphology and Biomechanics, Zoological Institute, Kiel University, Germany
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Air/Water Interfacial Formation of Freestanding, Stimuli‐Responsive, Self‐Healing Catecholamine Janus‐Faced Microfilms
S Hong, CF Schaber, K Dening, E Appel, SN Gorb, H Lee
Advanced Materials 26 (45), 7581-7587, 2014
Ultrastructure of dragonfly wing veins: composite structure of fibrous material supplemented by resilin
E Appel, L Heepe, CP Lin, SN Gorb
Journal of Anatomy 227 (4), 561-582, 2015
Characterisation and use of β-lactoglobulin fibrils for microencapsulation of lipophilic ingredients and oxidative stability thereof
Y Serfert, C Lamprecht, CP Tan, JK Keppler, E Appel, FJ Rossier-Miranda, ...
Journal of Food Engineering 143, 53-61, 2014
Morphological studies of the toe pads of the rock frog, Staurois parvus (family: Ranidae) and their relevance to the development of new biomimetically inspired …
DM Drotlef, E Appel, H Peisker, K Dening, A Del Campo, SN Gorb, ...
Interface focus 5 (1), 20140036, 2015
Functional diversity of resilin in Arthropoda
J Michels, E Appel, SN Gorb
Beilstein journal of nanotechnology 7 (1), 1241-1259, 2016
Resilin-bearing wing vein joints in the dragonfly Epiophlebia superstes
E Appel, SN Gorb
Bioinspiration & biomimetics 6 (4), 046006, 2011
Effect of microstructure on the mechanical and damping behaviour of dragonfly wing veins
H Rajabi, A Shafiei, A Darvizeh, JH Dirks, E Appel, SN Gorb
Royal Society open science 3 (2), 160006, 2016
A comparative study of the effects of vein-joints on the mechanical behaviour of insect wings: I. Single joints
H Rajabi, N Ghoroubi, A Darvizeh, JH Dirks, E Appel, SN Gorb
Bioinspiration & biomimetics 10 (5), 056003, 2015
Dragonfly wing nodus: a one-way hinge contributing to the asymmetric wing deformation
H Rajabi, N Ghoroubi, K Stamm, E Appel, SN Gorb
Acta Biomaterialia 60, 330-338, 2017
Mechanism of the wing colouration in the dragonfly Zenithoptera lanei (Odonata: Libellulidae) and its role in intraspecific communication
R Guillermo-Ferreira, PC Bispo, E Appel, A Kovalev, SN Gorb
Journal of insect physiology 81, 129-136, 2015
Hairy suckers: the surface microstructure and its possible functional significance in the Octopus vulgaris sucker
F Tramacere, E Appel, B Mazzolai, SN Gorb
Beilstein journal of nanotechnology 5 (1), 561-565, 2014
Targeted microbiome intervention by microencapsulated delayed-release niacin beneficially affects insulin sensitivity in humans
D Fangmann, EM Theismann, K Türk, DM Schulte, I Relling, K Hartmann, ...
Diabetes Care 41 (3), 398-405, 2018
Effects of multiple vein microjoints on the mechanical behaviour of dragonfly wings: numerical modelling
H Rajabi, N Ghoroubi, A Darvizeh, E Appel, SN Gorb
Royal Society open science 3 (3), 150610, 2016
Variable assessment of wing colouration in aerial contests of the red-winged damselfly Mnesarete pudica (Zygoptera, Calopterygidae)
R Guillermo-Ferreira, SN Gorb, E Appel, A Kovalev, PC Bispo
The Science of Nature 102 (3-4), 13, 2015
Comparative functional morphology of vein joints in Odonata
E Appel, SN Gorb
Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 2014
Endocuticle sclerotisation increases the mechanical stability of cuticle
LY Wang, M Jafarpour, CP Lin, E Appel, SN Gorb, H Rajabi
Soft matter 15 (41), 8272-8278, 2019
Functional morphology and evolution of the hyper-elongated intromittent organ in Cassida leaf beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae)
Y Matsumura, J Michels, E Appel, SN Gorb
Zoology 120, 1-14, 2017
Micro-morphological adaptations of the wing nodus to flight behaviour in four dragonfly species from the family Libellulidae (Odonata: Anisoptera)
H Rajabi, K Stamm, E Appel, SN Gorb
Arthropod structure & development 47 (4), 442-448, 2018
Ultrastructure of spider thread anchorages
M Wirth, JO Wolff, E Appel, SN Gorb
Journal of morphology 280 (4), 534-543, 2019
The unusual tracheal system within the wing membrane of a dragonfly
R Guillermo-Ferreira, E Appel, P Urban, PC Bispo, SN Gorb
Biology letters 13 (5), 20160960, 2017
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