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Mathematics in population biology

Author: Horst R Thieme
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2003.
Series: Princeton series in theoretical and computational biology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The formulation, analysis, and re-evaluation of mathematical models in population biology has become a valuable source of insight to mathematicians and biologists alike. This book presents an overview and selected sample of these results and ideas, organized by biological theme rather than mathematical concept, with an emphasis on helping the reader develop appropriate modeling skills through use of well-chosen and  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Horst R Thieme
ISBN: 0691092907 9780691092904 0691092915 9780691092911
OCLC Number: 51022777
Description: xviii, 543 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. Some General Remarks on Mathematical Modeling --
pt. 1. Basic Population Growth Models --
Ch. 2. Birth, Death, and Migration --
Ch. 3. Unconstrained Population Growth for Single Species --
Ch. 4. Von Bertalanffy Growth of Body Size --
Ch. 5. Classic Models of Density-Dependent Population Growth for Single Species --
Ch. 6. Sigmoid Growth --
Ch. 7. The Allee Effect --
Ch. 8. Nonautonomous Population Growth: Asymptotic Equality of Population Sizes --
Ch. 9. Discrete-Time Single-Species Models --
Ch. 10. Dynamics of an Aquatic Population Interacting with a Polluted Environment --
Ch. 11. Population Growth Under Basic Stage Structure --
pt. 2. Stage Transitions and Demographics --
Ch. 12. The Transition Through a Stage.
Series Title: Princeton series in theoretical and computational biology.
Responsibility: Horst R. Thieme.
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