Publications

Bayerl, T.M., Christoph F. Schmidt, and E. Sackmann. “Kinetics of Symmetric and Asymmetric Phospholipid Transfer between Small Sonicated Vesicles Studied by High-Sensitivity Differential Scanning Calorimetry, NMR, Electron Microscopy, and Dynamic Light Scattering,.” Biochemistry 27 (1988): 6078–85. https://doi.org/10.1021/bi00416a037. Cite
Schmidt, Christoph F., M. Bärmann, and E. Sackmann. “Chain Dynamics, Mesh Size and Diffusive Transport in Networks of Polymerized Actin. A Quasielastic Light Scattering and Microfluorescence Study.” Macromolecules 22 (1989): 3638–49. https://doi.org/10.1021/ma00199a023. Cite
Zimmermann, RM, CF Schmidt, and HE Gaub. “Absolute Quantities and Equilibrium Kinetics of Macromolecular Adsorption Measured by Fluorescence Photobleaching in Total Internal Reflection.” Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 139, no. 1 (1990): 268–80. Cite
Schmidt, C. F., R. M. Zimmermann, and H. E. Gaub. “Multilayer Adsorption of Lysozyme on a Hydrophobic Substrate.” Biophysical Journal 57, no. 3 (March 1990): 577–88. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0006-3495(90)82573-X. Cite
Svoboda, K., C. F. Schmidt, D. Branton, and S. M. Block. “Conformation and Elasticity of the Isolated Red Blood Cell Membrane Skeleton.” Biophysical Journal 63, no. 3 (September 1992): 784–93. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0006-3495(92)81644-2. Cite
Svoboda, Karel, Christoph F Schmidt, Bruce J Schnapp, and Steven M Block. “Direct Observation of Kinesin Stepping by Optical Trapping Interferometry.” Nature 365, no. 6448 (1993): 721. Cite
Schmidt, C. F., K. Svoboda, N. Lei, I. B. Petsche, L. E. Berman, C. R. Safinya, and G. S. Grest. “Existence of a Flat Phase in Red Cell Membrane Skeletons.” Science (New York, N.Y.) 259, no. 5097 (February 12, 1993): 952–55. Cite
Fritz, Monika, Manfred Radmacher, Jason P Cleveland, Miriam W Allersma, Russell J Stewart, Ralph Gieselmann, Paul Janmey, Christoph F Schmidt, and Paul K Hansma. “Imaging Globular and Filamentous Proteins in Physiological Buffer Solutions with Tapping Mode Atomic Force Microscopy.” Langmuir 11, no. 9 (1995): 3529–35. Cite
Thomson, N. H., M. Fritz, M. Radmacher, J. P. Cleveland, C. F. Schmidt, and P. K. Hansma. “Protein Tracking and Detection of Protein Motion Using Atomic Force Microscopy.” Biophysical Journal 70, no. 5 (May 1996): 2421–31. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0006-3495(96)79812-0. Cite
Gittes, Frederick, and Christoph F Schmidt. “Microscopic Approaches to Dynamics and Structure of Biological Motors.” Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science 1, no. 3 (June 1, 1996): 412–24. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1359-0286(96)80034-9. Cite
Gittes, F., B. Schnurr, P. D. Olmsted, F. C. MacKintosh, and C. F. Schmidt. “Microscopic Viscoelasticity: Shear Moduli of Soft Materials Determined from Thermal Fluctuations.” Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, no. 17 (Oktober 1997): 3286–3289. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.79.3286. Cite
Schnurr, B., F. Gittes, F. C. MacKintosh, and C. F. Schmidt. “Determining Microscopic Viscoelasticity in Flexible and Semiflexible Polymer Networks from Thermal Fluctuations.” Macromolecules 30, no. 25 (Dezember 1997): 7781–92. https://doi.org/10.1021/ma970555n. Cite
Stewart, R. J., J. Semerjian, and C. F. Schmidt. “Highly Processive Motility Is Not a General Feature of the Kinesins.” European Biophysics Journal : EBJ 27, no. 4 (1998): 353–60. Cite
Gittes, F., and C. F. Schmidt. “Signals and Noise in Micromechanical Measurements.” Methods in Cell Biology 55 (1998): 129–56. Cite
Gittes, F., and C. F. Schmidt. “Interference Model for Back-Focal-Plane Displacement Detection in Optical Tweezers.” Optics Letters 23, no. 1 (January 1, 1998): 7–9. Cite
Gittes, Frederick, and C. F. Schmidt. “Thermal Noise Limitations on Micromechanical Experiments.” European Biophysics Journal 27, no. 1 (January 1, 1998): 75–81. https://doi.org/10.1007/s002490050113. Cite
Allersma, M. W., F. Gittes, M. J. deCastro, R. J. Stewart, and C. F. Schmidt. “Two-Dimensional Tracking of Ncd Motility by Back Focal Plane Interferometry.” Biophysical Journal 74, no. 2 Pt 1 (February 1998): 1074–85. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0006-3495(98)74031-7. Cite
MacKintosh, F.C., and C.F. Schmidt. “Microrheology.” Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science 4, no. 4 (August 1, 1999): 300–307. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1359-0294(99)90010-9. Cite
Kacher, C. M., I. M. Weiss, R. J. Stewart, C. F. Schmidt, P. K. Hansma, M. Radmacher, and M. Fritz. “Imaging Microtubules and Kinesin Decorated Microtubules Using Tapping Mode Atomic Force Microscopy in Fluids.” European Biophysics Journal: EBJ 28, no. 8 (2000): 611–20. Cite
deCastro, M. J., R. M. Fondecave, L. A. Clarke, C. F. Schmidt, and R. J. Stewart. “Working Strokes by Single Molecules of the Kinesin-Related Microtubule Motor Ncd.” Nature Cell Biology 2, no. 10 (October 2000): 724–29. https://doi.org/10.1038/35036357. Cite
Chen, C. M., C. F. Schmidt, P. D. Olmsted, and F. C. MacKintosh. “Instability of Myelin Tubes under Dehydration: Deswelling of Layered Cylindrical  Structures.” Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 64, no. 5 Pt 1 (November 2001): 050903. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.64.050903. Cite
Vermeulen, Karen C., Ger J.M. Stienen, and Christoph F. Schmidt. “Cooperative Behavior of Molecular Motors.” Journal of Muscle Research & Cell Motility 23, no. 1 (January 1, 2002): 71–79. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1019980613619. Cite
Agayan, Rodney R., Frederick Gittes, Raoul Kopelman, and Christoph F. Schmidt. “Optical Trapping near Resonance Absorption.” Applied Optics 41, no. 12 (April 20, 2002): 2318–27. Cite
P J de Pablo and I A T Schaap, I. A. T. Schaap, and Christoph F. Schmidt. “Observation of Microtubules with Scanning Force Microscopy in Liquid.” Nanotechnology 14, no. 2 (2003): 143. http://stacks.iop.org/0957-4484/14/i=2/a=308. Cite
Peterman, Erwin J. G., Frederick Gittes, and Christoph F. Schmidt. “Laser-Induced Heating in Optical Traps.” Biophysical Journal 84, no. 2 Pt 1 (February 2003): 1308–16. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0006-3495(03)74946-7. Cite
Pablo, P. J. de, I. A. T. Schaap, F. C. MacKintosh, and C. F. Schmidt. “Deformation and Collapse of Microtubules on the Nanometer Scale.” Physical Review Letters 91, no. 9 (August 29, 2003): 098101. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.91.098101. Cite
Ivanovska, I. L., P. J. de Pablo, B. Ibarra, G. Sgalari, F. C. MacKintosh, J. L. Carrascosa, C. F. Schmidt, and G. J. L. Wuite. “Bacteriophage Capsids: Tough Nanoshells with Complex Elastic Properties.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 101, no. 20 (May 18, 2004): 7600–7605. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0308198101. Cite
Dijk, Meindert A. van, Lukas C. Kapitein, Joost van Mameren, Christoph F. Schmidt, and Erwin J. G. Peterman. “Combining Optical Trapping and Single-Molecule Fluorescence Spectroscopy: Enhanced Photobleaching of Fluorophores.” The Journal of Physical Chemistry. B 108, no. 20 (May 20, 2004): 6479–84. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp049805+. Cite
Addas, Karim M., Christoph F. Schmidt, and Jay X. Tang. “Microrheology of Solutions of Semiflexible Biopolymer Filaments Using Laser Tweezers Interferometry.” Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 70, no. 2 Pt 1 (August 2004): 021503. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.70.021503. Cite
Schaap, Iwan A. T., Pedro J. de Pablo, and Christoph F. Schmidt. “Resolving the Molecular Structure of Microtubules under Physiological Conditions  with Scanning Force Microscopy.” European Biophysics Journal : EBJ 33, no. 5 (August 2004): 462–67. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00249-003-0386-8. Cite
Buchanan, M., M. Atakhorrami, J. F. Palierne, and C. F. Schmidt. “Comparing Macrorheology and One- and Two-Point Microrheology in Wormlike Micelle Solutions.” Macromolecules 38, no. 21 (Oktober 2005): 8840–44. https://doi.org/10.1021/ma0500990. Cite
Kapitein, Lukas C., Erwin J. G. Peterman, Benjamin H. Kwok, Jeffrey H. Kim, Tarun M. Kapoor, and Christoph F. Schmidt. “The Bipolar Mitotic Kinesin Eg5 Moves on Both Microtubules That It Crosslinks.” Nature 435, no. 7038 (May 5, 2005): 114–18. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature03503. Cite
Buchanan, M., M. Atakhorrami, J. F. Palierne, F. C. MacKintosh, and C. F. Schmidt. “High-Frequency Microrheology of Wormlike Micelles.” Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 72, no. 1 Pt 1 (July 2005): 011504. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.72.011504. Cite
Atakhorrami, M., G. H. Koenderink, C. F. Schmidt, and F. C. MacKintosh. “Short-Time Inertial Response of Viscoelastic Fluids: Observation of Vortex Propagation.” Physical Review Letters 95, no. 20 (November 11, 2005): 208302. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.95.208302. Cite
Goodman, R. P., I. A. T. Schaap, C. F. Tardin, C. M. Erben, R. M. Berry, C. F. Schmidt, and A. J. Turberfield. “Rapid Chiral Assembly of Rigid DNA Building Blocks for Molecular Nanofabrication.” Science (New York, N.Y.) 310, no. 5754 (December 9, 2005): 1661–65. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.1120367. Cite
Berg-Sørensen, Kirstine, Erwin JG Peterman, Tom Weber, Christoph F Schmidt, and Henrik Flyvbjerg. “Power Spectrum Analysis for Optical Tweezers. II: Laser Wavelength Dependence of Parasitic Filtering, and How to Achieve High Bandwidth.” Review of Scientific Instruments 77, no. 6 (2006): 063106. Cite
Bacabac, R.G., D. Mizuno, C.F. Schmidt, F.C. MacKintosh, T.H. Smit, J.J.W.A. Van Loon, and J. Klein-Nulend. “Microheology and Force Traction of Mechanosensitive Bone Cells.” Journal of Biomechanics 39 (January 1, 2006): S231–32. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9290(06)83859-5. Cite
Vermeulen, Karen C., Gijs J. L. Wuite, Ger J. M. Stienen, and Christoph F. Schmidt. “Optical Trap Stiffness in the Presence and Absence of Spherical Aberrations.” Applied Optics 45, no. 8 (March 10, 2006): 1812–19. Cite
Graveland-Bikker, J. F., I. A. T. Schaap, C. F. Schmidt, and C. G. de Kruif. “Structural and Mechanical Study of a Self-Assembling Protein Nanotube.” Nano Letters 6, no. 4 (April 2006): 616–21. https://doi.org/10.1021/nl052205h. Cite
Atakhorrami, M., and C. F. Schmidt. “High-Bandwidth One-and Two-Particle Microrheology in Solutions of Wormlike Micelles.” Rheologica Acta 45, no. 4 (April 1, 2006): 449–56. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00397-005-0071-1. Cite
Koenderink, G. H., M. Atakhorrami, F. C. MacKintosh, and C. F. Schmidt. “High-Frequency Stress Relaxation in Semiflexible Polymer Solutions and Networks.” Physical Review Letters 96, no. 13 (April 7, 2006): 138307. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.96.138307. Cite
Michel, J. P., I. L. Ivanovska, M. M. Gibbons, W. S. Klug, C. M. Knobler, G. J. L. Wuite, and C. F. Schmidt. “Nanoindentation Studies of Full and Empty Viral Capsids and the Effects of Capsid Protein Mutations on Elasticity and Strength.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 103, no. 16 (April 18, 2006): 6184–89. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0601744103. Cite
Atakhorrami, M., J. I. Sulkowska, K. M. Addas, G. H. Koenderink, J. X. Tang, A. J. Levine, F. C. Mackintosh, and C. F. Schmidt. “Correlated Fluctuations of Microparticles in Viscoelastic Solutions: Quantitative Measurement of Material Properties by Microrheology in the Presence of Optical Traps.” Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 73, no. 6 Pt 1 (June 2006): 061501. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.73.061501. Cite
Schaap, Iwan A. T., Carolina Carrasco, Pedro J. de Pablo, Frederick C. MacKintosh, and Christoph F. Schmidt. “Elastic Response, Buckling, and Instability of Microtubules under Radial Indentation.” Biophysical Journal 91, no. 4 (August 15, 2006): 1521–31. https://doi.org/10.1529/biophysj.105.077826. Cite
Kwok, Benjamin H., Lukas C. Kapitein, Jeffrey H. Kim, Erwin J. G. Peterman, Christoph F. Schmidt, and Tarun M. Kapoor. “Allosteric Inhibition of Kinesin-5 Modulates Its Processive Directional Motility.” Nature Chemical Biology 2, no. 9 (September 2006): 480–85. https://doi.org/10.1038/nchembio812. Cite
Vatsa, Aviral, Daisuke Mizuno, Theo H. Smit, Christoph F. Schmidt, Fred C. MacKintosh, and Jenneke Klein-Nulend. “Bio Imaging of Intracellular NO Production in Single Bone Cells after Mechanical  Stimulation.” Journal of Bone and Mineral Research : The Official Journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 21, no. 11 (November 2006): 1722–28. https://doi.org/10.1359/jbmr.060720. Cite
Klug, William S., Robijn F. Bruinsma, Jean-Philippe Michel, Charles M. Knobler, Irena L. Ivanovska, Christoph F. Schmidt, and Gijs J. L. Wuite. “Failure of Viral Shells.” Physical Review Letters 97, no. 22 (December 1, 2006): 228101. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.97.228101. Cite
Mizuno, Daisuke, Catherine Tardin, C. F. Schmidt, and F. C. Mackintosh. “Nonequilibrium Mechanics of Active Cytoskeletal Networks.” Science (New York, N.Y.) 315, no. 5810 (January 19, 2007): 370–73. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.1134404. Cite
Jabbari-Farouji, Sara, Daisuke Mizuno, Maryam Atakhorrami, Fred C. MacKintosh, Christoph F. Schmidt, Erika Eiser, Gerard H. Wegdam, and Daniel Bonn. “Fluctuation-Dissipation Theorem in an Aging Colloidal Glass.” Physical Review Letters 98, no. 10 (March 9, 2007): 108302. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.98.108302. Cite
Schaap, Iwan A. T., Bernd Hoffmann, Carolina Carrasco, Rudolf Merkel, and Christoph F. Schmidt. “Tau Protein Binding Forms a 1 Nm Thick Layer along Protofilaments without Affecting the Radial Elasticity of Microtubules.” Journal of Structural Biology 158, no. 3 (June 2007): 282–92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsb.2006.11.010. Cite