Chemotaxis : approximation of PDEs models (parabolic, hyperbolic and kinetic models)

This software was developed (or is under development) within the higher education and research community. Its stability can vary (see fields below) and its working state is not guaranteed.
Higher Edu - Research dev card
  • Creation or important update: 17/05/10
  • Minor correction: 12/05/12
  • Index card author: Francis Filbet (ICJ)
  • Theme leader: Christelle Dantec (CRBM)
General software features

This software approximates different kind of chemotaxis models : hyperbolic, parabolic and kinetic models for chemotaxis.

Context in which the software is used

University, design of finite volume methods.

Publications related to software
  • Derivation of Hyperbolic Models for Chemosensitive Movement, J. Math. Biology, vol 50 (2005) no. 2, 189--207 with Ph. Laurencot and B. Perthame.
  • A Finite Volume Scheme for the Patlak-Keller-Segel Chemotaxis Model, Numerische Mathematik, vol. 104 (2006) 457--488.