Workshop Day on

Dynamical Systems in Biology

  Friday, March 7, 2008, 14:00-18:15

 Universidade de Évora, Colégio Luís António Verney, room 138



This Workshop day was organised in conjunction with the Board meeting of the European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology, to be held in Évora, and includes invited talks by some of the Board members and by colleagues from the University of Évora. The duration of the talks was decided according to the speaker’s preference.


Programme  March 7, 2008


14:00 - 14:15



14:15 - 14:45

Russell Alpizar-Jara (University of Évora, Portugal) 

A continuous time version and a generalization of a Markov-recapture model for trapping experiments


14.45 - 15.15

Wolfgang Alt ( University of Bonn , Germany )

Dynamics of interacting agents – applications to bird swarms and traffic flow


15:15 - 15:55

Andreas Deutsch ( Technical University Dresden , Germany )

Cellular automaton modelling of biological pattern formation


15:55 - 16:30



16.30 - 17:10

Christine Jacob (UR341, INRA, Jouey-en-Josas, France)

Semi-semi-Markov processes: a generalized renewal approach for individual based branching processes


17:10 - 17:30

Francisco Coelho (University of Évora, Portugal)

System dynamics through individual behaviour simulation


17:30 - 18:10

Fernando Carapau (University of Évora, Portugal) 

1D Simulations of shear-thinning fluids with applications to blood flow


18:10 - 18:15



CIMA-UE (Centro de Investigaçăo em Matemática e Aplicaçőes da Universidade de Évora)

Departamento de Matemática, Universidade de Évora

ESMTB - European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology


Carlos A. Braumann


Poster (see pdf)