Journals Higher Education
Important We hope you are enjoying our new website. More information about the changes

£46.99

Hardback

Published: 26 May 2011

384 Pages | 150 b/w line and halftone illustrations

246x171mm

ISBN: 9780199605835


Also Available As:

Ebook


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (AJ)

New Trends in the Physics and Mechanics of Biological Systems

Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 92, July 2009

Edited by Martine Ben Amar, Alain Goriely, Martin Michael Müller, and Leticia Cugliandolo

Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School

  • Simple and clear introduction to many concepts used in the modelling in biological systems
  • Presents a step by step description of modern mathematical techniques
  • Discusses many different applications, ranging from cellular and microbial systems, to plants and physiology
  • An invaluable source for references on modern challenges of mechanical biology
  • Presents both fluid and solid mechanics in a unified way
  • Offers a full review of modelling of tumor and morphogenesis
Share:

Also of Interest