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  • Non-linear dynamic intertwining of rods with self-contact 

    Goyal, Sachin; Perkins, N. C.; Lee, Christopher L. (2007-10)
    Twisted marine cables on the sea floor can form highly contorted three-dimensional loops that resemble tangles. Such tangles or ‘hockles’ are topologically equivalent to the plectomenes that form in supercoiled DNA ...