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Turing Patterns and Excitable Media

  • Andreas Deutsch
  • Sabine Dormann
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Part of the Modeling and Simulation in Science, Engineering and Technology book series (MSSET)

Abstract

In this chapter we demonstrate how cellular automata can be used to analyze Turing-type interactions and excitable media. In particular, we show that mean-field analysis of the cellular automaton models allows to deduce the important pattern characteristics observed in simulations.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas Deutsch
    • 1
  • Sabine Dormann
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Information Services and High Performance ComputingTechnische Universität DresdenDresdenGermany
  2. 2.FB Mathematik/InformatikUniversität OsnabrückOsnabrückGermany

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