Calculus For The Life Sciences: Modelling The Dynamics Of Life by Frederick R. AdlerCalculus For The Life Sciences: Modelling The Dynamics Of Life by Frederick R. Adler

Calculus For The Life Sciences: Modelling The Dynamics Of Life

byFrederick R. Adler, Miroslav Lovric

Hardcover | February 15, 2011

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Calculus for the Life Sciences: Modeling the Dynamics of Life introduces 1st-year life sciences majors to the insights and applications of mathematics in the biological sciences. Designed to help life sciences students understand the role mathematics has played in breakthroughs in epidemiology, genetics, physiology, and other biological areas, this text provides students with a thorough foundation in mathematics, the language, and 'the technology of thought' with which these developments are created and controlled.
After graduating from Harvard University with a B.A. in Mathematics, Fred Adler received his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics at Cornell University, where he began his study of mathematical biology. Currently a professor in the departments of mathematics and biology at the University of Utah, he teaches courses in mathematical modeling wit...
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Title:Calculus For The Life Sciences: Modelling The Dynamics Of LifeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:11.14 × 8.75 × 1.15 inPublished:February 15, 2011Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176500839

ISBN - 13:9780176500832

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Table of Contents

Introduction to Models and FunctionsChapter 1: Modelling Using Elementary FunctionsChapter 2: Discrete-Time Dynamical SystemsChapter 3: Limits, Continuity, and DerivativesChapter 4: Working with DerivativesChapter 5: Applications of DerivativesChapter 6: Integrals and ApplicationsChapter 7: Differential Equations