Course Detail

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Course Components:

Laboratory

Lecture

Enrollment Information

Requirement Designation:

Quantitative Reasoning (Math & Stat/Logic)

Description

Derivation of dynamical models of biological systems and their analysis with differential and integral calculus. Discrete-time dynamical systems for growth, breathing, selection, the heart, etc. Differentiation and its applications to stability, approximation of functions, maximization, and limits. Differential equations describing growth, diffusion, and selection, and their solution with integral calculus. Computer lab using Maple.