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Pamela J. Davy

Stereology — a view towards the future

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Two directions in which stereology may evolve in the future are suggested. First, the use of ideas of mathematical morphology enables the estimation of functions describing the local properties of a structure. Secondly, the integration of stereology into model building within its user disciplines enables prediction of properties of a diverse range of materials on the basis of their geometrical structure.

Keywords : mathematical morphology, modelling, stereology

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Pamela J. Davy, «Stereology — a view towards the future», Acta Stereologica [En ligne], Volume 6 (1987), Supplement II (The commemorative-memorial volume: twenty-five years of stereology) - May 1987, 81-86 URL :

A propos de : Pamela J. Davy

University of Bath, School of Mathematics, Claverton Down, Bath BA2 7AY, U.K.