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  1. 'Curling and Local Shape Changes of Red Blood Cell Membranes Driven by Cytoskeletal Reorganization',
    Doron Kabaso, Roie Shlomovitz, Thorsten Auth, Virgilio L. Lew and Nir S. Gov.
    Biophys. J., 99 (2010) 808-816.

  2. 'Variation of the Lateral Mobility of Transmembrane Peptides with Hydrophobic Mismatch',
    Yann Gambin, Myriam Reffay, Emma Sierecki, Fabrice Homble, Robert S. Hodges, Nir S. Gov, Nicolas Taulier, and Wladimir Urbach.
    J. Phys. Chem. B 114 (2010) 3559-3566.

  3. 'Physical Model of the Dynamic Instability in an Expanding Cell Culture',
    Shirley Mark, Roie Shlomovitz, Nir S. Gov, Mathieu Poujade, Erwan Grasland-Mongrain and Pascal Silberzan.
    Biophys. J. 98 (2010) 361-370.

  4. 'Metabolic remodeling of the human red blood cell membrane',
    YongKeun Parka, Catherine A. Best, Thorsten Authd, Nir S. Gov, Samuel A. Safran, Gabriel Popescu, Subra Suresh and Michael S. Feld.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 107 (2010) 1289-1294 and: Cover image for PNAS January 26, 2010; 107 (4).

  5. 'Membrane-mediated interactions drive the condensation and coalescence of FtsZ rings',
    R Shlomovitz and N S Gov.
    Phys. Biol. 6 (2009) 046017.

  6. 'Retroviral Assembly and Budding Occur through an Actin-Driven Mechanism',
    Micha Gladnikoff, Eyal Shimoni, Nir S. Gov and Itay Rousso.
    Biophys. J. 97 (2009) 2419-2428.

  7. 'Cytoskeletal Control of Red Blood Cell Shape: Theory and Practice of Vesicle Formation',
    N. Gov, J. Cluitmans, P. Sens and G.J.C.G.M. Bosman,
    in Advances in Planar Lipid Bilayers and Liposomes, Vol. 10, A. Leitmannova Liu, Ales Iglic, Eds., Elsevier (2009) 95-119.

  8. 'The complexity of living: when biology meets theory. Conference on Systems Dynamics of Intracellular Communication',
    Sara Salinas, Nir Gov.
    EMBO reports 10 (2009) 953-957.

  9. 'Calcium-Actin Waves and Oscillations of Cellular Membranes',
    Alex Veksler, Nir S. Gov.
    Biophys. J. 97 (2009) 1558-1568.

  10. 'Traction forces during collective cell motion',
    N. S. Gov.
    HFSP J. 3 (2009) 223-227.

  11. 'Physical model for the width distribution of axons',
    N. S. Gov.
    Eur. Phys. J. E 29 (2009) 337-344, DOI: 10.1140/epje/i2009-10476-8.

  12. 'Phases of membrane tubules pulled by molecular motors',
    N. S. Gov.
    Soft Matter 5 (2009) 2431-2437, DOI: 10.1039/b817341a.

  13. 'Diffusion in a Fluid Membrane with a Flexible Cortical Cytoskeleton',
    Thorsten Auth and Nir S. Gov.
    Biophys. J. 96 (2009) 818-830.

  14. 'Curved inclusions surf membrane waves',
    R. Shlomovitz and N. S. Gov.
    Europhys. Lett. 84 (2008) 58008.

  15. 'Protein Localization by Actin Treadmilling and Molecular Motors Regulates Stereocilia Shape and Treadmilling Rate',
    Moshe Naoz, Uri Manor, Hirofumi Sakaguchi, Bechara Kachar, and Nir S. Gov.
    Biophys. J. 95 (2008) 5706-5718.

  16. 'Exciting cytoskeleton-membrane waves',
    R. Shlomovitz and N. S. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. E 78 (2008) 041911.

  17. 'Packing defects and the width of biopolymer bundles',
    Nir S. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. E 78 (2008) 011916.

  18. 'Effect of short-range forces on the length distribution of fibrous cytoskeletal proteins',
    David Popp, Nir S. Gov, Mitsusada Iwasa, Yuichiro Maéda.
    Biopolymers 89 (2008) 711-721.

  19. 'Dynamic compartmentalization of protein tyrosine phosphatase receptor Q at the proximal end of stereocilia: Implication of myosin VI-based transport',
    Hirofumi Sakaguchi, Joshua Tokita, Moshe Naoz, Daniel Bowen-Pope, Nir S. Gov, Bechara Kachar.
    Cell Motil. Cytoskeleton 65 (2008) 528-538.

  20. 'Thickness distribution of actin bundles in vitro',
    Lior Haviv, Nir Gov, Yaron Ideses and Anne Bernheim-Groswasser.
    European Biophys. J. 37 (2008) 447-454.

  21. 'Physical Model of Contractile Ring Initiation in Dividing Cells',
    Roie Shlomovitz and Nir S. Gov.
    Biophys. J. 94 (2008) 1155-1168.

  22. 'Collective cell migration patterns: Follow the leader',
    Nir S. Gov.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 104 (2007) 15970-15971.

  23. 'Filament networks attached to membranes: cytoskeletal pressure and local bilayer deformation',
    Thorsten Auth, S. A. Safran and Nir S. Gov.
    New J. Phys. 9 (2007) 430.

  24. 'Less is more: removing membrane attachments stiffens the RBC cytoskeleton',
    Nir S. Gov.
    New J. Phys. 9 (2007) 429.

  25. 'Phase Transitions of the Coupled Membrane-Cytoskeleton Modify Cellular Shape',
    Alex Veksler and Nir S. Gov.
    Biophys. J. 93 (2007) 3798-3810.

  26. 'Fluctuations of coupled fluid and solid membranes with application to red blood cells',
    Thorsten Auth, S. A. Safran and Nir S. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. E 76 (2007) 051910.

  27. 'Membrane Waves Driven by Actin and Myosin',
    R. Shlomovitz and N.S. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 168103.

  28. 'Theory of the length distribution of tread-milling actin filaments inside bundles',
    N.S. Gov.
    EPL 77 (2007) 68005.

  29. 'Active elastic network: Cytoskeleton of the red blood cell',
    N.S. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. E 75 (2007) 011921.

  30. 'Force Balance and Membrane Shedding at the Red-Blood-Cell Surface',
    P. Sens and N.S. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 (2007) 0181042.

  31. 'Modeling the Size Distribution of Focal Adhesions',
    N.S. Gov.
    Biophys. J. 91 (2006) 2844.

  32. 'Dynamics and Morphology of Microvilli Driven by Actin Polymerization',
    N.S. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 97 (2006) 018101.

  33. 'Diffusion in curved fluid membranes',
    N. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. E 73 (2006) 041918.

  34. 'Nonequilibrium membrane fluctuations driven by active proteins',
    L.C.-L. Lin, N.S. Gov and F.L.H. Brown.
    J. Chem. Phys. 124 (2006) 1.

  35. 'Lateral mobility of proteins in liquid membranes revisited',
    Y. Gambin, R. Lopez-Esparza, M. Reffay, E. Sierecki, N.S. Gov, M. Genest, R.S. Hodges and W. Urbach.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 103 (2006) 2098.

  36. 'Morphological Transitions during the formation of Templated Mesoporous Materials: Theoretical Modelling',
    N. Gov, I. Borukhov and D. Goldfarb.
    Langmuir, 22 (2006) 605.

  37. 'Dynamics of membranes driven by actin polymerization',
    N. Gov and A. Gopinathan.
    Biophys. J., 90 (2006) 454.

  38. 'Red-blood cell membrane fluctuations and shape controlled by ATP-induced cytoskeletal defects',
    N. Gov and S. Safran.
    Biophys. J., 88 (2005) 1859.

  39. 'Membrane undulations driven by force fluctuations of active proteins',
    N. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. Lett., 93 (2004) 268104.

  40. 'Red Blood Cell Shape and Fluctuations: Cytoskeleton Confinement and ATP Activity',
    N. Gov and S.A. Safran.
    J. Biol. Phys. 31 (2005) 453.

  41. 'Hydrodynamics of confined membranes',
    N. Gov, A.G. Zilman and S. Safran.
    Phys. Rev. E, 70 (2004) 011104.

  42. 'Pinning of fluid membranes by periodic harmonic potentials',
    N. Gov and S. Safran.
    Phys. Rev. E, 69 (2004) 011101.

  43. 'Cytoskeleton confinement of red blood cell membrane fluctuations',
    N. Gov, A.G. Zilman and S. Safran.
    Phys. Rev. Lett., 90 (2003) 228101.

  44. 'Spin ordering and coherent atomic motion in bcc solid 3He',
    N. Gov and E. Polturak.
    Physica B: Condensed Matter, 329-333 (2003) 400-401.

  45. 'Topological defects and HCP nucleation in BCC Helium',
    N. Gov.
    Physica B: Condensed Matter, 329-333 (2003) 382-383.

  46. 'Velocity dependent interactions and a new sum rule in bcc He',
    N. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. B, 67 (2003) 052301-052304.

  47. 'Correlated atomic motion and spin-ordering in bcc 3He',
    N. Gov and E. Polturak.
    J. of Low Temp. Phys., 128 (2002) 55-85.

  48. 'Vortex-loops and solid nucleation in superfluid 4He and 3He',
    N. Gov.
    J. of Low Temp. Phys., 129 (2002) 25-42.

  49. 'Vortex-loops and phase nucleation in superfluid 4He and 3He',
    N. Gov.
    J. of Low Temp. Phys., 126 (2002) 621-625.

  50. 'Quantum nature of dislocations in pure bcc Helium',
    N. Gov.
    J. of Low Temp. Phys., 125 (2001) 143-151.

  51. 'Bcc 4He as a Coherent Quantum Solid: "Super-Solid"?'
    N. Gov.
    QFS2000 Symposium on Quantum Fluids and Solids, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, June 2000.
    J. of Low Temp. Phys. 121 (2000) 731-736.

  52. 'Nuclear Spin-Ordering Due to Correlated Atomic Motion in BCC 3He',
    N. Gov and E. Polturak.
    QFS2000 Symposium on Quantum Fluids and Solids, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, June 2000.
    J. of Low Temp. Phys. 121 (2000) 683-688.

  53. 'Coherent dipolar correlations in the ground-state of Kagome frustrated SrCr8-xGa4+xO19',
    N. Gov.
    J. of Phys.: Condensed Matter 14 (2002) 6931-6940.

  54. 'Bcc 4He as a coherent quantum solid',
    N. Gov.
    Phys. Rev. B 62 (2000) 910-918.

  55. 'The role of point defects in melting of solid 4He',
    E. Polturak, A. Knigel, N. Gov, T. Markovich and J. Adler.
    Invited talk to the LT22 Low Temperature Conference, Helsinki, 1999.
    Physica B: Condensed Matter, 280 (2000) 142-145.

  56. 'Local modes, phonons and mass transport in solid 4He',
    N. Gov and E. Polturak.
    Phys. Rev. B 60 (1999) 1019-1027.

  57. 'Hybridization scheme for the quasiparticle spectrum of superfluid 4He',
    N. Gov and E. Akkermans.
    PHONONS98, Ninth International Conference on Phonon Scattering in Condensed Matter, 26-31 July, 1998, Lancaster, U.K.
    Physica B 263-264 (1999) 367-369.

  58. 'Extraordinary sensitivity of the internal Doppler effect in a superfluid 3He-4He admixture',
    Y.A. Neopomnyashchy, N. Gov, A. Mann and M. Revzen.
    Physical Review B 52 (1995) 6739-6768.

  59. 'Unusual Doppler Effect in Superfluid and Nonanalyticity of 3He-4He Hydrodynamics',
    Y.A. Neopomnyashchy, N. Gov, A. Mann and M. Revzen.
    Journal of Low Temperature Physics 100 (1995) 365-379.

  60. 'Unusual Doppler shift of Fourth Sound in a 3He-4He mixture',
    N. Gov, A. Mann, Y.A. Neopomnyashchy and M. Revzen.
    Physica B 194-196 (1994) 565-566.

  61. 'Unusual Doppler shift of fourth sound in a 3He-4He mixture',
    N. Gov, A. Mann, Y.A. Neopomnyashchy and M. Revzen.
    Physics Letters A 182 (1993) 149-152.


Invited Reviews

  1. 'Inside a Quantum Solid',
    E. Polturak and N. Gov.
    Contemporary Physics, 44 (2003) 145-151.

  2. 'Physics of cell elasticity, shape, and adhesion',
    S. A. Safran, N. Gov, A. Nicolas, U. S. Schwarz and T. Tlusty.
    Physica A: Statistical and Theoretical Physics, 352 (2005) 171-201.
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