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Biological growth and spread mathematical theories and applications : proceedings of a conference held at Heidelberg July 16-21, 1979

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English


  • Growth -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Willi Ja ger, Hermann Rost, and Petre Ta utu.
SeriesLecture notes in biomathematics -- 38.
ContributionsJa ger, W. 1940-, Rost, Hermann, 1940-, Ta utu, Petre.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 511 p. :
Number of Pages511
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14205798M
ISBN 100387102574

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