Topics in Mathematical Ecology

Joe Tien
Department of Mathematics, The Ohio State University

(September 15, 2010 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM)

Topics in Mathematical Ecology

Abstract

This Mathematical Biosciences Institute (MBI) course is designed to introduce topics in mathematical ecology to MBI Postdoctoral Fellows and to graduate students in the Math Biology program, but is open to any interested graduate students and postdocs. The course will be team taught, with two weeks (4 classes) spent on each of the following topics:

Epidemiological models, Joe Tien September 15, 17 September 22, 24

Stochastic dynamic models in ecology, Libby Marschall October 13, 15 October 20, 22

Spatial ecology and the evolution of dispersal, Yuan Lou November 10, 12 November 17, 19

Evolutionary game theory, Ian Hamilton December 1, 3 December 8, 10