Turing pattern

1952 Turing pattern

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Alan Turing theoretical biology

Turing pattern

Reaction-diffusion systems

Tractable patterns

Living patterns

Alan Turing presented differential equations to describe the ideal behaviors of systems with simplified geometries. How does pattern arise from homogeneity? Key factors are time and randomness.

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