5 edition of Towards a mathematical theory of complex biological systems found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||C. Bianca, N. Bellomo|
|Series||Series in mathematical biology and medicine -- v. 11, Series in mathematical biology and medicine -- v. 11.|
|LC Classifications||QH323.5 .B4533 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 208 p. :|
|Number of Pages||208|
|LC Control Number||2010043493|
Complex systems biology (CSB) is a branch or subfield of mathematical and theoretical biology concerned with complexity of both structure and function in biological organisms, as well as the emergence and evolution of organisms and species, with emphasis being placed on the complex interactions of, and within, bionetworks, and on the fundamental relations and relational patterns that . This volume examines a variety of biological and medical problems using mathematical models to understand complex system dynamics. Featured topics include autism spectrum disorder, ectoparasites and allogrooming, argasid ticks dynamics, super-fast nematocyst firing, cancer-immune population dynamics, and the spread of disease through populations.
Read this book on Questia. Although physiologists have realized since the time of Claude Bernard that they deal with a collection of complex, interrelated biological regulators, the application of control-system theory to biological systems has only just begun. A fine blend of computer science, biology and information theory referring to a wide variety of cases from metabolism and genetic algorithm to the immune system and ant colonies. You will love the book if you remember that you are invited to a guided tour and not to an official organised academic lecture on complex systems and complexity theory.
Towards a theory of biological robustness. Hiroaki Kitano 1, 2, 3 Although computer simulation is a powerful technique for clarifying the complex dynamics of biological systems, it is also a useful tool for exploring the foundation of biological systems. Mathematical formulation of biological robustness. Written by leading specialists in their respective fields, this book presents an overview of recent developments in the field of mathematical kinetic theory with a focus on modeling complex systems, emphasizing both mathematical properties and their physical overall presentation covers not only modeling aspects and qualitative.
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Towards a Mathematical Theory of Complex Biological Systems (Mathematical Biology and Medicine) 1st Edition by Nicola Bellomo (Author), Carlo Bianca (Author)Cited by: Towards a Mathematical Theory of Complex Biological Systems (Series in Mathematical Biology and Medicine) C.
Bianca, N. Bellomo. This monograph has the ambitious aim of developing a mathematical theory of complex biological systems with special attention to the phenomena of ageing, degeneration and repair of biological tissues under individual self-repair actions that may have good potential in medical therapy.
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This monograph has the ambitious aim of developing a mathematical theory of complex biological systems with special attention to the phenomena of ageing, degeneration and repair of biological tissues under individual self-repair actions that may have good potential in medical therapy.
This book describes the evolution of several socio-biological systems using mathematical kinetic theory.
Specifically, it deals with modeling and simulations of biological systems―comprised of large populations of interacting cells―whose dynamics follow the rules of mechanics as well as rules governed by their own ability to organize movement and biological functions.
Mathematical Modeling of Complex Biological Systems: A Kinetic Theory Approach (Modeling and Simulation in Science, Engineering and Technology) Abdelghani Bellouquid, Marcello Delitala.
This book describes the evolution of several socio-biological systems using mathematical kinetic theory. Abstract. This paper develops a variety of mathematical tools to model the dynamics of large systems of interacting cells.
Interactions are ruled not only by laws of classical mechanics, but also by some biological functions. The mathematical approach is the one of kinetic theory and non-equilibrium statistical mechanics.
Select Introduction to Philosophy of Complex Systems: A: Part A: Towards a framework for complex systems. From the point of view of modeling biological systems, it implies the need to conceptualize behavior and cognition as dynamical processes which unfold in time while the organism interacts with the environment.
Complex systems theory. This book describes the evolution of several socio-biological systems using mathematical kinetic theory. Specifically, it deals with modeling and simulations of biological systems—comprised of large populations of interacting cells—whose dynamics follow the rules of mechanics as well as rules governed by their own ability to organize movement and biological functions.
Specifically using general systems theory, complexity theory and chaos theory to anchor the study highlights the relevance of case methodology to all aspects of strategic management viz: strategic. 2. Emerging patterns in complex systems. Different areas of scientific research such as computer science, sociology, mathematics, physics, economics and biology are increasingly realizing the importance of complex systems theory, because the same design patterns and concepts are emerging in these different fields of science.
General Systems Theory was first conceived and developed in the context of biological organisms, but at a time when a living system was only vaguely understood as a kind of chemical Cartesian robot. Methods of mathematical kinetic theory have been recently developed to describe the collective behavior of large populations of interacting individuals such that their microscopic state is identified not only by a mechanical variable (typically position and velocity), but also by a biological state (or sociobiological state) related to their organized, somehow intelligent, behavior.
Written by experts in both mathematics and biology, Algebraic and Discrete Mathematical Methods for Modern Biology offers a bridge between math and biology, providing a framework for simulating, analyzing, predicting, and modulating the behavior of complex biological systems.
Each chapter begins with a question from modern biology, followed by. This book is a comprehensive introduction to quantitative approaches to complex adaptive systems. Practically all areas of life on this planet are constantly confronted with complex systems, be it ecosystems, societies, traffic, financial markets, opinion formation and spreading, or the internet and social media.
An introduction to the mathematical concepts and techniques needed for the construction and analysis of models in molecular systems biology.
Systems techniques are integral to current research in molecular cell biology, and system-level investigations are often accompanied by mathematical models. opensource A book on Complex System dynamics, the study of the behaviour of complex systems, Dynamical system in mathematics Dynamic programming in computer science and control theory, Complex systems biology, Neurodynamics and Psychodynamics.
Dynamical Systems for Biological Modeling: An Introduction prepares both biology and mathematics students with the understanding and techniques necessary to undertake basic modeling of biological systems. It achieves this through the development and analysis of dynamical systems.
The approach emphasizes qualitative ideas rather than explicit computations. Some technical details are. To this end, tools from modeling and control; simulation; and, in a more general way, dynamical systems theory, are essential tools to address these optimization challenges.
This Special Issue “Modelling and Optimal Design of Complex Biological Systems“ aims at collecting research studies related to these important research areas. Abstract. Complex Systems Biology approaches are here considered from the viewpoint of Robert Rosen’s (M,R)-systems, Relational Biology and Quantum theory, as well as from the standpoint of computer ability and Entailment of (M,R)-systems are two key aspects that relate the abstract, mathematical world of organizational structure introduced by Rosen to the various.biological systems.
The book is organized into four parts. In Part I, Newtonian and complex ﬂuids of the ﬁeld towards a “nonequilibrium equation of state.” The following two which covers a detailed mathematical theory of locomotion in complex ﬂuids, and connections between microrheology and biolocomotion are described.Written by experts in both mathematics and biology, Algebraic and Discrete Mathematical Methods for Modern Biology offers a bridge between math and biology, providing a framework for simulating, analyzing, predicting, and modulating the behavior of complex biological systems.
Each chapter begins with a question from modern biology, followed by the description of certain mathematical methods.