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Generation of Johnson-Mehl crystals and comparative analysis of models for random nucleation

  • Jesper Møller (a1)


Simulation procedures for typical Johnson-Mehl crystals generated under various models for random nucleation are proposed. These procedures include algorithms for simulating spatio-time-inhomogeneous Poisson processes. Empirical results for a particular class of Johnson-Mehl tessellations in two and three dimensions show remarkably different crystals.


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* Postal address: Department of Theoretical Statistics, Institute of Mathematics, University of Aarhus, DK-8000 Aarhus C, Denmark.


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The original version of this paper was presented at the International Workshop on Stochastic Geometry, Stereology and Image Analysis held at the Universidad Internacional Menendez Pelayo, Valencia, Spain, on 21–24 September 1993.



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