Centred contact density functions for the statistical analysis of random sets. A stereological study on benign and malignant glandular tissue using image analysis.


Real structures investigated in the material and biological sciences, such as minerals or tissues, can often be reduced to two phases. In a stochastic approach, the components of such binary structures may be considered as the union of grains--random sets implanted with their centres at random points--and their complementary space, which is called the pore… (More)