By Raina Stefanova Robeva, James R. Kirkwood, Robin Lee Davies, Leon Farhy, Boris P. Kovatchev, Martin Straume, Michael L Johnson
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For the Verhulst model, the oscillations are caused by the lag effect described above and not observed in the logistic model (1-24). As the next section will show, logistic equations are capable of generating oscillations when explicit delay is introduced. Our next exercise presents a discrete population model with long-term behavior similar to the continuous logistic population model. Introduction to Dynamical Systems An Invitation to Biomathematics a x100, x101, x102, . . 50 1, 1, 1, 1,. . 12864, .
EÀTr : (1-34) Thus, Rn is the residual concentration from the first n doses immediately before the next dose is administered. Immediately after the next dose, the concentration rises to: Rn þ C ¼ C½ðeÀTr Þn þ ðeÀTr ÞnÀ1 þ ðeÀTr ÞnÀ2 þ . . , without using the ‘‘and so on’’ symbol ‘‘. ’’), we need some preliminary mathematics. An expression of the form: a þ ab þ ab2 þ ab3 þ . . (1-36) 20 18 Concentration 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 0 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 Time FIGURE 1-25. Serum drug concentration with regular doses.
FIGURE 1-21. Oscillations in the size of a water flea (Daphnia) population. (From Pratt, D. M. . Biological Bulletin 85, 116–140. ) to offset the dependence r(t) ¼ r(P(t)) to account for this time lag. In nonmathematical terms, we say that the present value of r(t) is determined by the population size at a specific time in the past. The simplest way to model this is to postulate that r(t) ¼ r(P(t À D)), where D > 0 is the measured delay. In the example above, D will be equal to nine months—a baby’s average gestational period.
An Invitation to Biomathematics by Raina Stefanova Robeva, James R. Kirkwood, Robin Lee Davies, Leon Farhy, Boris P. Kovatchev, Martin Straume, Michael L Johnson