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Modeling Growth in Biological Materials

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The biomechanical modeling of growing tissues has recently become an area of intense interest. In particular, the interplay between growth patterns and mechanical stress is of great importance, with possible applications to arterial mechanics, embryo morphogenesis, tumor development, and bone remodeling. This review aims to give an overview of the theories that have been used to model these phenomena, categorized according to whether the tissue is considered as a continuum object or a collect...

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10.1137/080731785

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Mathematical Institute
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Author
Journal:
SIAM REVIEW
Volume:
54
Issue:
1
Pages:
52-118
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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EISSN:
1095-7200
ISSN:
0036-1445
Source identifiers:
317148
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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