Course No.: Math 570.
Term: Winter 2006.
Instructor: Dr. T. Hillen,
This course will cover the
1. Introduction (3 lectures)
2. Reaction Kinetics (3 lectures), [J. Keener, J. Sneyd]
Sojourn Time Analysis (6 lectures), [H. Thieme]
Models for Radiation Treatment of Cancer (4 lectures)
5. Spatially Explicit Population Models using Reaction-Diffusion Equations (4 lectures)
6. Pattern Formation (4 lectures)
Some basic knowledge on PDE’s.
student will be given a research project to work on during the entire
Homework assignments 20 %, there will be irregular homework assignments.
Midterm: research proposal and project
Final project manuscript and presentation: 50%
Textbook(s): (no textbooks are required)