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Environmental Signal Processing and Adaptation

Environmental Signal Processing and Adaptation (Paperback)

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Animals and plants live in changing environmental conditions which require adaptation in order to cope with this. Some of these environmental changes serve as signals which have to be "sensed" and interpreted correctly by the organisms to initiate the adaptation. This signal processing is based on biochemical, molecular and neuronal processes which are discussed in this book. All examples given underline that continuous adjustment of physiological functions is an essential requirement for life and survival in complex changing environments.

Science & MathematicsBiology, life sciencesBotany & plant sciencesScience & MathematicsBiology, life sciencesLife sciences: general issuesEcological science, the BiosphereScience & MathematicsBiology, life sciencesZoology & animal sciencesAnimal physiologyScience & MathematicsScience: general issuesPopular scienceTechnicalOther technologies & applied sciencesApplied opticsImaging systems & technology Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG Publication Date: 04/10/2012 ISBN-13: 9783642628580  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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