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The IMA Volumes in Mathematics and its Applications

Applications of Dynamical Systems in Biology and Medicine

Editors: Jackson, Trachette, Radunskaya, Ami (Eds.)

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  • Showcases original research conducted on the biological and medical application areas with links to dynamics and control
  • Articles written by and based on research conducted by teams of women mathematicians
  • Covers a wide range of computational approaches to dynamical problems in biology and medicine
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This volume highlights problems from a range of biological and medical applications that can be interpreted as questions about system behavior or control. Topics include drug resistance in cancer and malaria, biological fluid dynamics, auto-regulation in the kidney, anti-coagulation therapy, evolutionary diversification and photo-transduction. Mathematical techniques used to describe and investigate these biological and medical problems include ordinary, partial and stochastic differentiation equations, hybrid discrete-continuous approaches, as well as 2 and 3D numerical simulation. 

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • Emergence of Anti-Cancer Drug Resistance: Exploring the Importance of the Microenvironmental Niche via a Spatial Model

    Pages 1-34

    Gevertz, Jana L. (et al.)

  • Flow Induced by Bacterial Carpets and Transport of Microscale Loads

    Pages 35-53

    Buchmann, Amy L. (et al.)

  • Modeling Blood Flow Control in the Kidney

    Pages 55-73

    Arciero, Julia (et al.)

  • Injury-Initiated Clot Formation Under Flow: A Mathematical Model with Warfarin Treatment

    Pages 75-98

    dePillis, Lisette (et al.)

  • Clustering in Inhibitory Neural Networks with Nearest Neighbor Coupling

    Pages 99-121

    Miller, Jennifer (et al.)

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eBook $109.00
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Hardcover $159.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4939-2781-4
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Softcover $139.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Applications of Dynamical Systems in Biology and Medicine
Editors
  • Trachette Jackson
  • Ami Radunskaya
Series Title
The IMA Volumes in Mathematics and its Applications
Series Volume
158
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
eBook ISBN
978-1-4939-2782-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4939-2782-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4939-2781-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-5008-9
Series ISSN
0940-6573
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 233
Number of Illustrations
42 b/w illustrations, 37 illustrations in colour
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