Cambridge University Press Books
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Quirks of Human Anatomy
Lewis I Held
edizioni CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2009
With the emergence of the new field of evolutionary developmental biology we are witnessing a renaissance of Darwin's insights 150 years after his Origin of Species. Thus far, the exciting findings from "evo-devo" have only been trickling into college courses and into the domain of non-specialists. With its focus on...
Vision in 3D Environments
Laurence R Harris
edizioni CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2011
"Biological and machine systems exist within a complex and changing three-dimensional world. We appear to have no difficulty understanding this world, but how do we go about forming a perceptual model of it? Centred around three key themes: depth processing and stereopsis; motion and navigation in 3D; and natural scene...
Shaping of Life
Lionel G Harrison
edizioni CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2010
"Biological development, how organisms acquire their form, is one of the great frontiers in science. While a vast knowledge of the molecules involved in development has been gained in recent decades, big questions remain on the molecular organization and physics that shape cells, tissues and organisms. Physical scientists...