Mathematical Modeling

Mathematical Modeling

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Mathematical modeling is the process of solving a "real world" problem using mathematical methods. This book takes a practical approach toward the solution of a variety of real problems such as docking two vehicles in space, growth rate of an infectious disease, and wildlife management, while introducing the necessary, rigorous mathematical techniques required for a reasonable solution. The book employs a uniform problem-solving methodology consistently in the three major areas of optimization, dynamic systems, and stochastic processes. Computer programs, calculators, and graphics are used where appropriate.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 304 pages
  • 160.02 x 223.52 x 22.86mm | 566.99g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • Ill.figs.
  • 0124876501
  • 9780124876507

Table of contents

Optimization models - one variable optimization; multivariable optimization; computational methods for optimization; dynamic models - introduction to dynamic models; analysis of dynamic models; simulation of dynamic models; probability models - introduction to probability models; stochastic models; Monte Carlo simulation.
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