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Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering (MBE)
 

Volume 10,Number 5/6,     October/December 2013

Special issue dedicated to Carlos Castillo-Chavez on his 60th birthday

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From the guest editors    Pages : i - xxiv

Gerardo Chowell,  Zhilan Feng and Baojun Song

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Preface to Special Issue in Honor of Carlos Castillo-Chavez    Pages : xxv - xxvii

Simon A. Levin

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From Rockstar Researcher to Selfless Mentor: A Daughter's Perspective    Pages : xxix - xxxvii

Melissa Castillo-Garsow

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Life history traits of Sirex Noctilio F. (Hymenoptera: Siricidae) can explain outbreaks independently of environmental factors    Pages : 1265 - 1279

Juan Pablo Aparicio,  Juan Carlos Corley and Jorge Eduardo Rabinovich

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Influence of environmental factors on college alcohol drinking patterns    Pages : 1281 - 1300

Ridouan Bani,  Rasheed Hameed,  Steve Szymanowski,  Priscilla Greenwood,  Christopher M. Kribs-Zaleta and Anuj Mubayi

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Theoretical foundations for traditional and generalized sensitivity functions for nonlinear delay differential equations    Pages : 1301 - 1333

H.Thomas Banks,  Danielle Robbins and Karyn L. Sutton

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Dynamics of an age-of-infection cholera model    Pages : 1335 - 1349

Fred Brauer,  Zhisheng Shuai and P. van den Driessche

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The mathematical and theoretical biology institute - a model of mentorship through research    Pages : 1351 - 1363

Erika T. Camacho,  Christopher M. Kribs-Zaleta and Stephen Wirkus

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Metering effects in population systems    Pages : 1365 - 1379

Erika T. Camacho,  Christopher M. Kribs-Zaleta and Stephen Wirkus

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Prisoner's Dilemma on real social networks: Revisited    Pages : 1381 - 1398

Sharon M. Cameron and Ariel CintrĂ³n-Arias

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Bifurcation analysis of a discrete SIS model with bilinear incidence depending on new infection    Pages : 1399 - 1417

Hui Cao,  Yicang Zhou and Zhien Ma

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Some recent developments on linear determinacy    Pages : 1419 - 1436

Carlos Castillo-Chavez,  Bingtuan Li and Haiyan Wang

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The role of multiple modeling perspectives in students' learning of exponential growth    Pages : 1437 - 1453

Carlos Castillo-Garsow

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The basic reproduction number $R_0$ and effectiveness of reactive interventions during dengue epidemics: The 2002 dengue outbreak in Easter Island, Chile    Pages : 1455 - 1474

Gerardo Chowell,  R. Fuentes,  A. Olea,  X. Aguilera,  H. Nesse and J. M. Hyman

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Mathematical models of contact patterns between age groups for predicting the spread of infectious diseases    Pages : 1475 - 1497

Sara Y. Del Valle,  J. M. Hyman and Nakul Chitnis

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For Carlos Castillo-Chavez    Pages : 1499 - 1499

Dean Evasius

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Data and implication based comparison of two chronic myeloid leukemia models    Pages : 1501 - 1518

R. A. Everett,  Y. Zhao,  K. B. Flores and Yang Kuang

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Spatially heterogeneous invasion of toxic plant mediated by herbivory    Pages : 1519 - 1538

Zhilan Feng,  Wenzhang Huang and Donald L. DeAngelis

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Superstar of the Sloan Minority Ph.D. Program    Pages : 1539 - 1540

Ted Greenwood

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Michaelis-Menten kinetics, the operator-repressor system, and least squares approaches    Pages : 1541 - 1560

Karl Peter Hadeler

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Mixed strategies and natural selection in resource allocation    Pages : 1561 - 1586

Irina Kareva,  Faina Berezovkaya and Georgy Karev

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Sociological phenomena as multiple nonlinearities: MTBI's new metaphor for complex human interactions    Pages : 1587 - 1607

Christopher M. Kribs-Zaleta

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To Carlos on his sixtieth birthday: Greetings from your friends in Iowa    Pages : 1609 - 1610

Philip C. Kutzko

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Carlos Castillo-Chavez: A century ahead    Pages : 1611 - 1613

James Schatz

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Optimal strategies of social distancing and vaccination against seasonal influenza    Pages : 1615 - 1634

Eunha Shim

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Chemostats and epidemics: Competition for nutrients/hosts    Pages : 1635 - 1650

Hal L. Smith and Horst R. Thieme

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Different types of backward bifurcations due to density-dependent treatments    Pages : 1651 - 1668

Baojun Song,  Wen Du and Jie Lou

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My reflections on the Blackwell-Tapia prize    Pages : 1669 - 1672

Richard Tapia

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Increasing survival time decreases the cost-effectiveness of using "test & treat'' to eliminate HIV epidemics    Pages : 1673 - 1686

Bradley G. Wagner,  Brian J. Coburn and Sally Blower

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Carlos is a Canadian    Pages : 1687 - 1689

Jianhong Wu

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Optimal isolation strategies of emerging infectious diseases with limited resources    Pages : 1691 - 1701

Yinggao Zhou,  Jianhong Wu and Min Wu

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