Table 2 Parameters used in the simulations

From: Reconfigurable flows and defect landscape of confined active nematics

Parameter Symbol Value
Alignment parameter ξ 0.9
Anchoring srength W 0.002
Total density ρ 40
Rotational diffusivity ΓQ 0.4
Elastic constant K 0.015
Viscosity η 1/6
Channel length L X 1800
Channel width L Y 30–160
Activity ζ 0.0072–0.01
  1. The values for ζ are 0.0072, 0.0075, 0.0082, 0.0092 and 0.01. All values are in LB units