Modeling Excitable Tissue

The EMI Framework

by Aslak Tveito, Kent-Andre Mardal, Marie E. Rognes

Modeling Excitable Tissue

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This open volume presents a novel computational framework for understanding how collections of excitable cells work. The key approach in the text is to model excitable tissue by representing the individual cells constituting the tissue. This is in stark contrast to the common approach where homogenization is used to develop models where the cells are not explicitly present. The approach allows for very detailed analysis of small collections of excitable cells, but computational challenges limit the applicability in the presence of large collections of cells.

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