835305 Mathematical modelling in life sciences

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Surer, Paul , Kaiblinger, Norbert , Scheicher, Klaus
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


E.g., the following topics will be discussed:

-- Mitscherlich´s law,

-- Modelling functions for the increase of weight of animals,

-- Dynamics of epidemics in animals (BSE, foot-and-mouth-disease, rabies),

-- Applications of linear programming in agricultural economics,

-- Kinetics of inactivation of microorganisms (sterilisation, Pasteurisation),

-- Problems of optimization in the production of biomass.

Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

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