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Diffusion and ecological problems : modern perspectives

Author: �Okubo, Akira. ; ; Akira Ōkubo; Simon A Levin
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2001.
Series: Interdisciplinary applied mathematics, v. 14.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Surveying a wide variety of mathematical models of diffusion in the ecological context, this book is written with the primary intent of providing scientists, particularly physicists but also  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: �Okubo, Akira. ; ; Akira Ōkubo; Simon A Levin
ISBN: 0387986766 9780387986760
OCLC Number: 45247335
Notes: Revised edition of: Diffusion and ecological problems / Akira Okubo. 1980.
Description: xx, 467 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction: The mathematics of ecological diffusion --
2. The basics of diffusion --
3. Passive diffusion in ecosystems --
4. Diffusion of "smell" and "taste": Chemical communication --
5. Mathematical treatment of biological diffusion --
6. Some examples of animal diffusion --
7. The dynamics of animal grouping --
8. Animal movements in home range --
9. Patchy distribution and diffusion --
10. Population dynamics in temporal and spatial domains.
Series Title: Interdisciplinary applied mathematics, v. 14.
Responsibility: [edited by] Akira Okubo with Simon A. Levin.
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