The Azimuth Project
Population biology (Rev #2)


Population biology is a study of populations of organisms, especially the regulation of population size, life history traits, and extinction.


A good introduction to mathematical models in this field is:

  • Horst R. Thieme, Mathematics in Population Biology, Princeton Series in Theoretical and Computational Biology, Princeton U. Press, Princeton, 2003.

See also Quantitative ecology, Population.

category: ecology, methodology