Pattern Formation in Bacterial Populations

By Ting Lu, John Feser1, Nahil Sobh1, Pratik Naik1

1. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Version 1.3 - published on 04 Sep 2014

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Simulates a two-signal bacterial patterning system using a deterministic model. One signal serves as an activator; the other signal serves as an inhibitor. Together, they produce Turing patterns on a large scale.

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  • Ting Lu; John Feser; Nahil Sobh; Pratik Naik (2014), "Pattern Formation in Bacterial Populations," (DOI: 10.4231/D34746S41).

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