From homogeneous eigenvalue problems to two-sex population dynamics

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Abstract

Enclosure theorems are derived for homogeneous bounded order-preserving operators and illustrated for operators involving pair-formation functions introduced by Karl-Peter Hadeler in the late 1980s. They are applied to a basic discrete-time two-sex population model and to the relation between the basic turnover number and the basic reproduction number.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-22
Number of pages22
JournalJournal of Mathematical Biology
DOIs
StateAccepted/In press - Mar 8 2017

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Keywords

  • Enclosure theorems
  • Homogeneous order-preserving operators
  • Ordered normed vector spaces
  • Pair formation
  • Spectral radius

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)
  • Applied Mathematics

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