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Author Bassingthwaighte, James B.

Title Fractal physiology / James B. Bassingthwaighte, Larry S. Liebovitch, Bruce J. West.

Published New York : Published for the American Physiological Society by Oxford University Press, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC  571.01514742 BASS    AVAILABLE
 UniM BioMed  599.010151474 BASS    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 364 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series The American Physiological Society methods in physiology series
Methods in physiology series ;
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 328-354) and index.
Contents Pt. I. Overview. 1. Introduction: Fractals Really Are Everywhere -- Pt. II. Properties of Fractals and Chaos. 2. Properties of Fractal Phenomena in Space and Time. 3. The Fractal Dimension: Self-Similar and Self-Affine Scaling. 4. Fractal Measures of Heterogeneity and Correlation. 5. Generating Fractals. 6. Properties of Chaotic Phenomena. 7. From Time to Topology: Is a Process Driven by Chance or Necessity? -- Pt. III. Physiological Applications. 8. Ion Channel Kinetics: A Fractal Time Sequence of Conformational States. 9. Fractals in Nerve and Muscle. 10. Intraorgan Flow Heterogeneities. 11. Fractal Growth. 12. Mechanisms That Produce Fractals. 13. Chaos? in Physiological Systems.
Other author Liebovitch, Larry S.
West, Bruce J.
Subject Chaotic behavior in systems.
Physiology -- Mathematical models.
Biological systems -- Mathematical models.
ISBN 0195080130 (acid-free paper)