Lecture notes on the stochastic population model
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Published by Institute of Mathematical Statistics, University of Copenhagen in Copenhagen .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Population -- Mathematical models.,
  • Stochastic processes.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 73-76.

StatementNiels Keiding.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHB851 .K44
The Physical Object
Pagination76 p. ;
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5240008M
LC Control Number75311203

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