An Extension of the Kolmogorov-Avrami Formula to Inhomogeneous Birth-and-Growth Processes

  • Martin Burger
  • Vincenzo Capasso
  • Alessandra Micheletti


It has been shown by a substantial body of literature that the hazard function plays an important role in the derivation of evolution equations of volume and n-facet densities of Johnson-Mehl tessellations generated by germ-grain models associated with spatially homogeneous birth-and-growth processes.


Surface Density Hazard Function Volume Density Austrian Academy Stochastic Geometry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Burger
    • 1
  • Vincenzo Capasso
    • 2
  • Alessandra Micheletti
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für IndustriemathematikJohannes Kepler UniversitätLinzAustria
  2. 2.ADAMSS(Centre for Advanced Applied Mathematical and Statistical Sciences) & Department of MathematicsUniversitá degli Studi di MilanoMilanoItaly

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