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Author Hannon, Bruce M.

Title Dynamic modeling of diseases and pests / Bruce Hannon, Matthias Ruth
Published New York : Springer Verlag, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 290 pages) : illustrations
Series Modeling dynamic systems
Modeling dynamic systems.
Contents Part I: Introduction. The why and how of dynamic modeling ; Basic epidemic models ; Insect dynamics -- Part II: Applications. Malaria and sickle cell anemia ; Encephalitis ; Chagas disease ; Lyme disease ; Chicken pox and shingles ; Toxoplasmosis ; The zebra mussel ; Biological control of pestilence ; Indirect susceptible-infected-resistant models of arboviral encephalitis transmission ; Chaos and pestilence ; Catastrophe and pestilence ; Spatial pestilence dynamics -- Part III: Conclusions. Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Stella (Computer program)
Communicable diseases -- Epidemiology -- Mathematical models.
Epidemics -- Mathematical models.
Insects as carriers of disease -- Mathematical models.
Insects -- Diseases -- Epidemiology -- Mathematical models.
Insect Vectors.
Models, Theoretical.
Form Electronic book
Author Ruth, Matthias.
LC no. 2008930143 2008928192
ISBN 0387095594 (Print)
9780387095592 (Print)