Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 January 2011

256 Pages | 170 b/w illus.

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199582198

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Mathematical Models of Biological Systems

Hugo van den Berg

  • Discusses how to develop, solve, and interpret mathematical models, starting from first principles and working through increasingly complex case studies
  • Incorporates a range of biologically relevant examples from fields as diverse as ecology, epidemiology, and physiology
  • Emphasizes the crucial importance of care and accuracy in dealing with parameters such as dimensional analysis, measurement scales, and mathematical quantities
  • Based on a proven course structure