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Size-dependent symmetry breaking in models for morphogenesis

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A general property of dynamical systems is the appearance of spatial and temporal patterns due to a change of stability of a homogeneous steady state. Such spontaneous symmetry breaking is observed very frequently in all kinds of real systems, including the development of shape in living organisms. Many nonlinear dynamical systems present a wide variety of patterns with different shapes and symmetries. This fact restricts the applicability of these models to morphogenesis, since one often fin...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Mathematical Institute
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Journal:
PHYSICA D-NONLINEAR PHENOMENA
Volume:
168
Pages:
61-72
Publication date:
2002-08-01
Event title:
7th Latin American Workshop on Nonlinear Phenomena
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ISSN:
0167-2789
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29513
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uuid:857ddc33-a1d8-405c-86d8-840c8b66e06b
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pubs:29513
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2012-12-19

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