Help: Botany & Geometry
briere at ensat.fr
Wed Jun 21 16:06:52 EST 1995
In article <3rn67d$1ai at news.ycc.yale.edu> una at aplysia.biology.yale.edu (Una Smith) writes:
>From: una at aplysia.biology.yale.edu (Una Smith)
>Subject: Re: Help: Botany & Geometry
>Date: 14 Jun 1995 17:28:13 GMT
><goldsmig at cgsvax.claremont.edu> wrote:
>>Can anyone direct me to literature dealing with the analysis of botanical
>>phenomena (e.g., growth, shape, motion and movement, etc.) based on the
>Do a citation search on Thompson, D'Arcy Wentworth's "On Growth and Form"
>and/or read the portions of that book relating to plants. It's still in
>print, through both Dover and Cambridge University presses, and perhaps
>also the abridged edition from Princeton University Press.
Here are a few other references :
D.R. Causton & J.C. Venus : The Biometry of Plant Growth. Ed. Arnold
(Publisher) Ltd (1981)
R. Hunt : Plant Growth Curves. Ed. Arnold Ltd (1982)
P.H. Todd : Intrinsic Geometry of Biological Surface Growth. Lect. Notes in
Biomathematics, Vol. 67, Springer Verlag (1980)
F. L. Bookstein : The Measurement of Biological Shape and Shape Change. Lect.
Notes in Biomathemetics, Vol. 24, Springer Verlag (1978)
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