Modelling population dynamics from detection survey data
Centre for Research into Ecological and Environmental Modelling
Prof L Thomas, Dr R Glennie
Applications accepted all year round
Ecologists collect data on wild animal populations by a variety of survey methods and infer from these how the population changes over time through recruitment, survival, and movement processes.
Spatial predator-prey dynamics in the landscape of fear
Dr J Potts
31 December 2018
The mathematical study of predator-prey dynamics is one of the oldest subjects in mathematical biology. In a spatial setting, understanding predator-prey interactions is important for a variety of ecological issues, such as maintaining biodiversity and establishing sound conservation principles.