Conformational control of mechanical networks

@article{Kim2019ConformationalCO,
  title={Conformational control of mechanical networks},
  author={Jason Z. Kim and Zhixin Lu and Steven H. Strogatz and Danielle S. Bassett},
  journal={Nature Physics},
  year={2019},
  pages={1-7}
}
Understanding conformational change is crucial for programming and controlling the function of many mechanobiological and mechanical systems such as robots, enzymes and tunable metamaterials. These systems are often modelled as constituent nodes (for example, joints or amino acids) whose motion is restricted by edges (for example, limbs or bonds) to yield functionally useful coordinated motions (for example, walking or allosteric regulation). However, the design of desired functions is made… 
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