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An introduction to mathematical models in ecology and evolution

time and space

by Michael Gillman

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecology -- Mathematical models,
  • Evolution (Biology) -- Mathematical models

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Gillman.
    SeriesEcological methods and concepts series
    ContributionsGillman, Michael.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.15.M3 G5 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22671731M
    ISBN 109781405175159
    LC Control Number2008046481

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Population biology: Concepts and models. New York: Springer. E-mail Citation» This is an introductory book that covers common models and concepts in ecology, and acts as an introductory resource for those wishing to begin understanding the use of mathematical models in.

evolution are the subject of evolutionary ecology. Many branches of ecological research use mathematical models. For example, behavioral ecology makes use of game theoretical methods to explore the impact of behavioral strategies. Evolutionary ecology draws heavily on the mathematical models of evolutionary genetics.

The focus of this lecture. It is a how-to guide for developing new mathematical models in biology. It provides step-by-step recipes for constructing and analyzing models. It covers interesting biological applications.

It explores classical models in ecology and evolution. There are questions at the end of every chapter. Primers cover important mathematical topics. PART I: ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION Frederick R. Adler Mathematical modelinghasplayeda fundamentalrole in the develop-ment of the sciences of ecology and evolutionary biology.

The predator-prey equations of Lotka and Volterra in the s helped to establish the ecologi-cal study of population dynamics. The population genetics models developed.

Consists of detailed mathematical treatments, with attention to the underlying theory, of selected topics in: Population dynamics; Spatial patterns in one-species populations; Spatial relations of two or more species; and Many-species populations.

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