Variation, Growth, and Extinction of Populations
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Branching Processes by Patsy Haccou
Book DescriptionBiology takes a special place among the other natural sciences because biological units, be they pieces of DNA, cells or organisms, reproduce more or less faithfully. As for any other biological processes, reproduction has a large random component. The theory of branching processes was developed especially as a mathematical counterpart to this most fundamental of biological processes. This active and rich research area allows us to make predictions about both extinction risks and the development of population composition, and also uncovers aspects of a population's history from its current genetic composition. Branching processes play an increasingly important role in models of genetics, molecular biology, microbiology, ecology and evolutionary theory. This book presents this body of mathematical ideas for a biological audience, but should also be enjoyable to mathematicians.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521832205
(228mm x 152mm x 22mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 19-May-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Patsy Haccou
Branching Processes, Paperback (November 2007)
This book covers the mathematical idea of branching processes, and tailors it for a biological audience.
Statistical Analysis of Behavioural Data, Paperback (March 1994)» View all books by Patsy Haccou
Now available in paperback, this guide explains how to use sophisticated statistical methods in the analysis of continuous-time records of behaviour. This approach is explicity designed to handle sequential or simultaneous acts where neither the duration nor the sequence is predetermined.
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Author Biography - Patsy Haccou
PATSY HACCOU is Associate Professor of Mathematical Biology at the Institute of Biology, Leiden University. She is co-author of Statistical Analysis of Behavioural Data. PETER JAGERS is Professor of Mathematical Statistics at the Chalmers University of Technology and Gothenburg University. He is a member of the Swedish Academy of Sciences. He is author of Branching Processes with Biological Applications and co-editor of Classical and Modern Branching Processes. VLADIMIR VATUTIN is leading Researcher at the Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow, Russia. He is co-author of Probabilistic Methods in Physical Research.
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