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Modeling Homeostatic Responses to Heat and Cold

Handbook of Physiology, Environmental Physiology

  1. Jürgen Werner

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp040128

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Werner, J. 2011. Modeling Homeostatic Responses to Heat and Cold. Comprehensive Physiology. 613–626.

Author Information

  1. Institut für Physiologie, Ruhr-Universität, Bochum, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Steady-State Systems Analysis
    • 1.1
      Open-Loop Treatment
    • 1.2
      Closed-Loop Treatment
  • 2
    Modeling Dynamic Responses to Heat and Cold
    • 2.1
      Developments toward the Real Geometry and Anatomy of the Body
    • 2.2
      Developments toward a Better Representation of Circulatory Heat Transfer
    • 2.3
      Developments toward Modeling the Regulatory Concept
    • 2.4
      Developments toward Modeling Interaction with other Regulatory Systems
    • 2.5
      Individual Differences
  • 3
    Conclusion