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Contact: Dr. Peter Virnau
Johannes Gutenberg Universitaet Mainz

Schematic Representation of the Swapping Event

Caption: One of the knots grows in size, while the other diffuses along the contour of the former.

Credit: ill./©: Peter Virnau, JGU

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