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Research Output 1980 2019


Biomechanics of a parasitic wasp ovipositor: Probing for answers

Cerkvenik, U., 2019, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 218 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WUAcademic

Coasting in live-bearing fish: The drag penalty of being pregnant

Quicazan-Rubio, E. M., Van Leeuwen, J. L., Van Manen, K., Fleuren, M., Pollux, B. J. A. & Stamhuis, E. J., 1 Feb 2019, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 16, 151, 20180714.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Bearings (structural)
Abdominal Muscles

Comparative and functional analysis of the digital mucus glands and secretions of tree frogs

Langowski, J. K. A., Singla, S., Nyarko, A., Schipper, H., van den Berg, F. T., Kaur, S., Astley, H. C., Gussekloo, S. W. S., Dhinojwala, A. & Van Leeuwen, J. L., 13 Jun 2019, In : Frontiers in Zoology. 16, 19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Estimating the maximum attachment performance of tree frogs on rough substrates

Langowski, J. K. A., Rummenie, A., Pieters, R. P. M., Kovalev, A., Gorb, S. N. & van Leeuwen, J. L., 1 Feb 2019, In : Bioinspiration & biomimetics. 14, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Surface roughness

Projects 2005 2019


Data from: Stiffness gradients facilitate ovipositor bending and spatial probing control in a parasitic wasp

Cerkvenik, U. (Creator), van Leeuwen, J. (Creator), Kovalev, A. (Creator), Gorb, S. N. (Creator), Matsumura, Y. (Creator), Gussekloo, S. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 2 May 2019


Activities 2008 2018

  • 1 Editorial activity
  • 1 Invited talk
  • 1 Public lecture/debate/seminar

Work package 1 - Modelling the effects of electrical stimulation on marine organisms – Progress update.

P.G. Boute (Speaker), J.L. van Leeuwen (Contributor), M.J.M. Lankheet (Contributor)
26 Jan 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Modelling the effects of electrical stimulation on marine organisms.

P.G. Boute (Speaker), A.D. Rijnsdorp (Contributor), J.L. van Leeuwen (Contributor), M.J.M. Lankheet (Contributor)
17 Apr 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Journal of Experimental Biology (Journal)

Johan van Leeuwen (Editor)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Press / Media

Ovipositor Inspires New Needle for Surgery

Johan van Leeuwen


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Basisscholieren leren van dieren

Johan van Leeuwen


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities