Mathematical methods in Biology.
B. Perthame Sorbonne Université
Pré requis :
It is better (although not mandatory) to have have some basic knowledge in ODE and to have followed the basic course in PDE of this master program.
L'objectif de ce cours :
The aim of this course is to present examples of mathematical modeling in the life sciences and to introduce some useful tools for pursuing studies in this area.
Thèmes abordés :
- Population Dynamics - single species and interaction between species. Structured populations.
- Reaction kinetics and pharmo-kinetics/pharmo-dynamics.
- Reaction-diffusion equations and front propagation in Biology. Turing instability.
- Cell motion and chemotaxis.