Biology, Sociology, Geology by Computational Physicists

Biology, Sociology, Geology by Computational Physicists

by Dietrich Stauffer, Suzana Maria Moss de Oliveira, Paulo Murilo Castro de Oliveira, Jorge Simoes de Sa Martins
     
 

The book requires only rudimentary physics knowledge but ability to program computers creatively and to keep the mind open to simple and not so simple models, based in individuals, for the living world around us.

* Interdisciplinary coverage
* Research oriented
* Contains and explains programs
* Based on recent discoveries
* Little special knowledge

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Overview

The book requires only rudimentary physics knowledge but ability to program computers creatively and to keep the mind open to simple and not so simple models, based in individuals, for the living world around us.

* Interdisciplinary coverage
* Research oriented
* Contains and explains programs
* Based on recent discoveries
* Little special knowledge required besides programming
* Suitable for undergraduate and graduate research projects

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780444521460
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
04/01/2006
Series:
Monograph Series on Nonlinear Science and Complexity Series, #1
Pages:
286
Product dimensions:
0.81(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1. Introduction
2. Evolution
3. Biological Ageing
4. Biological Speciation
5. Languages
6. Social Sciences
7. Earthquakes
8. Summary
9. Appendix: Programs
References
Subject Index

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