Is a finite volume solver that simulates the propagation of root meristems in soil. It is written using python and the numpy numeric library for matrix computation.

Author: Lionel Dupuy

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For more information about the modelling principles, please refer to our article published in Journal of Experimental Botany

Lionel Dupuy, Peter J. Gregory and A. Glyn Bengough 2010, Root growth models: towards a new generation of continuous approaches, Journal of Experimental Botany, 61, 2131-2143


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