Frank M Hilker

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Disease-induced stabilization of predator-prey oscillations
    Frank M Hilker
    Centre for Mathematical Biology, Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2G1
    J Theor Biol 255:299-306. 2008
  2. doi request reprint The Allee effect and infectious diseases: extinction, multistability, and the (dis-)appearance of oscillations
    Frank M Hilker
    Center for Mathematical Biology, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta, 501 CAB, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G1, Canada
    Am Nat 173:72-88. 2009

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Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Disease-induced stabilization of predator-prey oscillations
    Frank M Hilker
    Centre for Mathematical Biology, Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2G1
    J Theor Biol 255:299-306. 2008
    ..In turn, parasite removal from food webs can have catastrophic effects. We discuss the implications for biological control and resource management on more than one trophic level...
  2. doi request reprint The Allee effect and infectious diseases: extinction, multistability, and the (dis-)appearance of oscillations
    Frank M Hilker
    Center for Mathematical Biology, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta, 501 CAB, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G1, Canada
    Am Nat 173:72-88. 2009
    ..This may have profound implications for biological conservation as well as pest management. We identify important threshold quantities and attribute the dynamical behavior to the joint interplay of a strong Allee effect and infection...