Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

MA665
Mathematical Biology
0.5 Credit

An introduction to the use of dynamical systems for the purpose of studying biological systems. Models will be chosen from ecology and epidemiology, including structured populations, as well as genetics and systems biology. Mathematical analysis will include techniques from stability analysis, bifurcation theory and persistence theory applied to ordinary differential equations, partial differential equations, difference equations, delay equations, stochastic equations or integral equations.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
MA660 is recommended