Awesome Biomimicry: Leaf Veins Inspire New Model for Water and Electricity Distribution Networks

March 3, 2010 by  
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Lemon leaf with interconnected loops. Photo: RU A team of biophysicists at Rockefeller University recently published a paper in Physical Review Letters about a new way to design distribution networks based on the veins that carry water and nutrients in most tree leaves.

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Awesome Biomimicry: Leaf Veins Inspire New Model for Water and Electricity Distribution Networks

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