Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 November 2004

408 Pages | 39 halftones, 137 line illus.

ISBN: 9780198527015

Bookseller Code (06)

New Visions on Form and Growth

Fingered Growth, Dendrites, and Flames

Pierre Pelcé
Translated by Jasna Brujić and Laurent Costier

  • Broad introduction for students in a wide range of disciplines
  • First book to unify growth models across a variety of materials
  • Presents a comparative discussion of different growth models
  • Envisages wider applications of the theories to biological species
  • Includes critical appraisal of the theorectical models
  • Includes up-to-date review of literature on growth