Management and Analysis of Biological Populations by B. -S. Goh

By B. -S. Goh

administration and research of organic Populations demonstrates the usefulness of optimum regulate conception within the administration of organic populations and the Liapunov functionality in simulating an atmosphere version below huge perturbations of its preliminary kingdom and continuous disturbances on its dynamics.

The first bankruptcy of the e-book introduces the subject by means of featuring the several versions in ecology and discussing the steadiness suggestions, the ecological engineering, and diverse proper services in atmosphere modeling. the subsequent bankruptcy features a short survey of static optimization innovations and optimum regulate idea for platforms, that are modeled via differential and distinction equations. one other bankruptcy covers equipment that use Liapunov and Liapunov-like capabilities to set up given inhabitants version is solid relative to finite perturbations of its preliminary country and that it's non-vulnerable relative to massive continuous disturbances. The publication additionally covers fisheries and logistic modeling, together with a dialogue of some administration difficulties. in addition, this reference considers balance in an environment version with complexities because of species richness, nonlinearities, time delays, and spatial heterogeneity. eventually, it explains the right way to deal with pests and greenhouse plants.

The e-book is a superb reference resource for college students and pros in ecology and environmental engineering. study execs and prolonged staff in agriculture and agronomy also will locate this ebook invaluable.

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