Accretive Growth

  • Alain Goriely
Part of the Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics book series (IAM, volume 45)


We now consider the growth of biological structures that can be modeled as two-dimensional objects; that is, three-dimensional bodies that have a transverse length scale much smaller than the other two typical length scales.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK

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