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Epidemic curve & SIR model

Left: epidemic curves for diferente values of death (or recovery) rate obtained from the stochastic and spatial structured (lattice) SIR model by means of Monte Carlo simulations. 36 more words

Biological Motived Problems

Writing an Article for DSQ

My professor got back from teaching a course in Portugal and now I’m writing like mad (pun intended)! We’re working on putting together an article for the ADA edition of Disability Studies Quarterly. 230 more words

A Pretext for Trouble

When I was a kid, I at one point subscribed to the ‘divine oracle’ school of thought on reading Scripture. That is, I treated Scripture as a means by which God would speak directly to me in my particular time and situation. 349 more words

Sermon For Another Soapbox

Why population dynamics (an ecological problem) is important for a physicist?

I do statistical physics … and work on stochastic phenomena … and population cycles and population dynamics in general … are stochastic phenomena!
Moreover: the variuos types of species coexistence are studied by spatial structured (lattice or networks) models. 25 more words

Biological Motived Problems