Computational Models in Population Biology

Informações Básicas

Carga horária: 

45h

Pré-requisito: 

não tem.

Ementa: 

Cellular Automata. Individual-based Models. Agent-based models. Network Models. Structuring and desinging IBMs. Emergent Behaviour. Comparison to Mean-field models. Simulation techniques. Parallelizing simulation. Out-of-core simulation techniques. Parameterizing IBM. Synthetic populations. Analyzing Large-scale simulation models. Visualizing population simulations.

Bibliografia

Obrigatória: 

·       Individual Based Models and Ecology. Volker Grimm and Steven Railsback.
·       Spatial Agent-Based Simulation Modeling in Public Health: Design, Implementation, and Applications for Malaria Epidemiology. S. M. Niaz Arifin and Gregory R. Madey. Wiley 2016
·       Evolutionary Game Theory, Natural Selection, and Darwinian Dynamics. Thomas L. Vincent and Joel S. Brown. 2012

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