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Knut Schmidt-Nielsen September 24, — January 25, [1] was a prominent figure in schmodt-nielsen field of comparative physiology and Professor of Physiology Emeritus at Duke University.

Animal physiology Knut Schmidt-Nielsen Snippet view – Comparing water and air. References and Additional reading. He became a student in the laboratory of August Krogh in Copenhagen in The book deals with such traditional physiological subjects as respiration, circulation and digestion, arranged according to major environmental features: The chapters on temperature schmidt-niellsen heat problems contain new material on thermal tolerance and heat death.

Knut Schmidt-Nielsen — “. There are nearly two hundred new knt, chosen with an emphasis on recent developments. The book is aimed at upper level college kjut and graduate students of comparative physiology. Cambridge University PressJun 9, – Science. Muscle what it is. This page was last edited on 20 Septemberat The aquatic environment User Review – Flag as inappropriate Excellent Book.


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Animal Physiology : Adaptation and Environment

Retrieved from ” https: Tolerance to cold and freezing. In clear and stimulating style, Knut Schmidt-Nielsen introduces and develops the fundamental principles of animal physiology according to major environmental features – oxygen, food and energy, temperature, and water.

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Certainly made my Zoology studies a lot more enjoyable, if only other textbooks were written like this. Muscle what it is. The Best Books of Account Options Sign in. Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x schmidt-nielssen 34mm 1, As in the previous editions, these are introduced and developed according to major environmental features – oxygen, food and energy, temperature, and water. References to this book Fish Swimming J. How nerve cells function.

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Body temperature in coldblooded animals. As with previous editions, students, teachers as well as researchers will find this book a valuable and enjoyable companion to course work and research. Norsk biografisk leksikon in Norwegian.


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In the chapter on metabolism, new material in- cludes discussions of the oxygen minimum layer in the ocean and of the effects of high pressure and high altitude. Central to this popular pysiology is its focus on the fundamental principles of animal physiology. Cambridge University Press Amazon. Includes bibliographies and index.

Metabolic rate and body size. He was educated in Oslo and Copenhagen.

Every chapter is revised, important new information is added, and some chapters cover their subjects in greater depth than in the first physiologu. There’s Honor Outside Stockholm”.

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The book is elementary and the needed background is minimal. Current Ornithology, Volume physioology D. It is also about aspects of physiol- ogy that I find particularly fascinating or in- teresting.

Power Limited preview – This fourth edition has been updated in all chapters where there is essential new information, yet the general outline of the book remains the same. Archived from the original on