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Author: G. Aletti, M. Burger, A. Micheletti, D. Morale
Editor: G. Aletti, Martin Burger, Alessandra Micheletti, Daniela Morale
Title: Math Everywhere Deterministic and Stochastic Modelling in Biomedicine, Economics and Industry
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN/ISSN: 9783540444466
Edition: 1
Price: CHF 107,10
Publication date: 01/01/2007
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Category: Wirtschaft/Management
Language: English
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Pages: 330
Kopierschutz: DRM
Geräte: PC/MAC/eReader/Tablet
Formate: PDF
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These proceedings report on the conference 'Math Everywhere', celebrating the 60th birthday of the mathematician Vincenzo Capasso. The conference promoted ideas Capasso has pursued and shared the open atmosphere he is known for. Topic sections include: Deterministic and Stochastic Systems. Mathematical Problems in Biology, Medicine and Ecology. Mathematical Problems in Industry and Economics. The broad spectrum of contributions to this volume demonstrates the truth of its title: Math is Everywhere, indeed.

Table of contents
Preface6
Contents10
List of Contributors13
Introduction17
Deterministic and Stochastic Systems20
Coupled Dynamics and Quiescent Phases21
Long Time Behavior of a System of Stochastic Differential Equations Modelling Aggregation38
Invariant Density Estimation for Multidimensional Diffusions52
First Contact Distribution Function Estimation for a Partially Observed Dynamic Germ- Grain Model with Renewal Dropping Process64
An Extension of the Kolmogorov-Avrami Formula to Inhomogeneous Birth- and- Growth Processes76
On the Generalized Geometric Densities of Random Closed Sets. An Application to Growth Processes90
The Multiparameter Fractional Brownian Motion105
Filtering of Multiparameter Processes: Theory and Applications114
IFSM Representation of Brownian Motion with Applications to Simulation126
Iterated Function Systems on Multifunctions136
Mathematical Problems in Biology, Medicine and Ecology150
Stochastic Modeling and Estimation in a Neutron Lifetime Experiment151
The Transport of Specific Monoclonal Antibodies in Tumour Cords160
Structural Adaptation in Normal and Cancerous Vasculature174
Approximation of 2D and 3D Models of Chemotactic Cell Movement in Vasculogenesis188
Homogenization Closure For A Two- Dimensional Effective Model Describing Fluid- Structure Interaction in Blood Flow201
Pattern Formation in Butterfly Wings: Experiments and Models214
Stabilization for a Reaction-Diffusion System in Epidemiology225
Global Stability of Equilibria for a Metapopulation S I S Model235
State Feedback Control of the Glucose-Insulin System247
An Algal Allelopathic Competition with Internal and External Toxic Compounds259
Subsoil Decontamination with Biological Techniques: a Bio- Fluid Dynamics Problem271
Mathematical Problems in Industry and Economics283
Modelling and Optimizing Batch Processes in the Chemical Industry284
Kinetics of Nucleation and Growth: Classical Nucleation and Helium Bubbles in Nuclear Materials296
Polymer Crystallization Processes313
Optimal Marketing Decision in a Duopoly: A Stochastic Approach329
Color Plates339