The European Physical Journal Special Topics

, Volume 223, Issue 7, pp 1243–1246 | Cite as

Physicists probing active media: What is the measure of success?

Editorial
Part of the following topical collections:
  1. Discussion and Debate: Active Matter - How do Kinetic Theories Relate to Macroscopic Descriptions?

Abstract

I present a critical review of this issue integrating the aims of continuous and agent-based theories and experiment.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Chemical Engineering and Minerva Center for Nonlinear Physics of Complex SystemsTechnion - Israel Institute of TechnologyHaifaIsrael

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