On the generalization of the logistic law of growth

Acta Biotheoretica 39 (3-4):185-195 (1991)
This communication presents a discussion of some extensions of the formalism of Verhulst's simple logistics, which may constitute an autonomous growth model of a more general scope.For that purpose, the basis concept of growth diagram or trajectory is called upon, as it affords the graphic representation of the change in the growth variable y, using two relevant kinetic parameters: the instantaneous rate and the instantaneous acceleration. The two possible kinds of trajectories are in relation to the use of absolute (V = dyldt; = dV/dt) or relative (or specific) values (R = (1/y)(dy/dt); R = dR/dt).
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