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How Does Biology affect Mathematics?

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Author:Louis J. Gross, University of Tennessee
Description: Four examples of fields of mathematics that have been developed in part due to the biological underpinnings: Chaos Theory; Reaction diffusion equations; Genetic algorithms; and Neural Nets. A 1999 Math Awareness Month theme essay, with links to sites offering more information on this subject.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Preprints
Math Topics: Partial Differential Equations, Chaos, Biology

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