Neural Network Formation and the Activity of an Aggregate of Dissociated Hydra Cells

  • T. Itayama
  • Y. Sawada
Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN, volume 43)


The characterization of a living system is an important problem. The development of a living system in natural conditions has attracted the attention of many scientists throughout the years. It is, however, too complicated to understand the whole mechanism of these processes of development from a physical viewpoint.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Itayama
    • 1
  • Y. Sawada
    • 1
  1. 1.Research Institute of Electrical CommunicationTohoku UniversitySendaiJapan

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