Biology, Sociology, Geology by Computational Physicists book cover

Biology, Sociology, Geology by Computational Physicists

The book requires only rudimentary physics knowledge but ability to program computers creatively and to keep the mind open to simple and not so simple models, based in individuals, for the living world around us.

Physicists, if interested in computation, starting from third year undergraduates and ending with department heads. Also suitable for Biologists, demographers, linguists and sociologist interested in applying computational physics methods to their own fields.

Hardbound, 286 Pages

Published: February 2006

Imprint: Elsevier

ISBN: 978-0-444-52146-0


  • Preface1. Introduction2. Evolution3. Biological Ageing4. Biological Speciation5. Languages6. Social Sciences7. Earthquakes8. Summary9. Appendix: ProgramsReferencesSubject Index


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