Extinction, Persistence, and Evolution
Paper in proceedings, 2011

Extinction can occur for many reasons. We have a closer look at the most basic form, extinction of populations with stable but insufficient reproduction. Then we move on to competing populations and evolutionary suicide.

Branching process

population dynamics

survival

extinction

evolution

suicide

Author

Peter Jagers

University of Gothenburg

Chalmers, Mathematical Sciences, Mathematical Statistics

Mathematics of Darwin's Legacy, Ed. by: Chalub, FACC; Rodrigues, JF; (Book Series: Mathematics and Biosciences in Interaction); (Conference on Mathematics of Darwin's Legacy, Univ Lisbon, Lisbon, PORTUGAL, NOV 23-24, 2009)

91-104

Subject Categories

Computational Mathematics

DOI

10.1007/978-3-0348-0122-5

ISBN

978-3-0348-0121-8

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10/8/2017