## Bayesian Statistics for Beginners: a step-by-step approach

*Therese Donovan and Ruth M. Mickey*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- July 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198841296
- eISBN:
- 9780191876820
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198841296.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Bayesian Statistics for Beginners is an entry-level book on Bayesian statistics. It is like no other math book you’ve read. It is written for readers who do not have advanced degrees in mathematics ... More

## Building Bioinformatics Solutions

*Conrad Bessant, Darren Oakley, and Ian Shadforth*

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- April 2014
- ISBN:
- 9780199658558
- eISBN:
- 9780191779466
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658558.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Biochemistry / Molecular Biology

This book provides an introduction to three of the main tools used in the development of bioinformatics software — Perl, R, and MySQL — and explains how these can be used together to tackle the ... More

## Control Theory and Systems Biology

*Pablo A. Iglesias and Brian P. Ingalls (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- August 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780262013345
- eISBN:
- 9780262258906
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- The MIT Press
- DOI:
- 10.7551/mitpress/9780262013345.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Issues of regulation and control are central to the study of biological and biochemical systems. Thus it is not surprising that the tools of feedback control theory—engineering techniques developed ... More

## Ecological Statistics: Contemporary theory and application

*Gordon A. Fox, Simoneta Negrete-Yankelevich, and Vinicio J. Sosa (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- April 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780199672547
- eISBN:
- 9780191796487
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199672547.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Ecology

This book discusses the change in use of statistics in ecology—especially the increased use (over the last two decades) of more sophisticated statistical and computational methods. This book also ... More

## An Editor's Guide to Writing and Publishing Science

*Michael Hochberg*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- August 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198804789
- eISBN:
- 9780191843051
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198804789.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Scientists must communicate their work through clear writing and publish it where it will be read. To succeed, you need method, but also need to understand the worlds of journals, publishers and ... More

## Epidemiology with R

*Bendix Carstensen*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- January 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198841326
- eISBN:
- 9780191876936
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198841326.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This book is a practical guide designed for students and researchers with an existing knowledge of R who wish to learn how to apply it in an epidemiological context and exploit its versatility. It ... More

## Evolutionary Genetics: Concepts, Analysis, and Practice

*Glenn-Peter Sætre and Mark Ravinet*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- July 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198830917
- eISBN:
- 9780191868993
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198830917.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Evolutionary genetics is the study of how genetic variation leads to evolutionary change. With the recent explosion in the availability of whole genome sequence data, vast quantities of genetic data ... More

## Functions in Biological and Artificial Worlds: Comparative Philosophical Perspectives

*Ulrich Krohs and Peter Kroes (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- August 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780262113212
- eISBN:
- 9780262255271
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- The MIT Press
- DOI:
- 10.7551/mitpress/9780262113212.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

The notion of function is an integral part of thinking in both biology and technology; biological organisms and technical artifacts are both ascribed functionality. Yet the concept of function is ... More

## Game Theory in Biology: concepts and frontiers

*John M. McNamara and Olof Leimar*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198815778
- eISBN:
- 9780191853456
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198815778.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Game theory in biology seeks to predict social behaviour and other traits that influence how individuals interact. It does this by tentatively assuming that current traits are stable endpoints of ... More

## Getting Started with R: An introduction for biologists

*Andrew P. Beckerman and Owen L. Petchey*

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- December 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199601615
- eISBN:
- 9780191774539
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601615.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Learning how to get answers from data is an integral part of modern training in the natural, physical, social, and engineering sciences. One of the most exciting changes in data management and ... More

## Getting Started with R: An Introduction for Biologists

*Andrew Beckerman, Dylan Childs, and Owen Petchey*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- March 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198787839
- eISBN:
- 9780191829659
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198787839.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Getting Started with R deals with learning how to get answers from data, an integral part of modern training in the natural, physical, social, and engineering sciences. One of the most exciting ... More

## Invasion Dynamics

*Cang Hui and David M. Richardson*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- March 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198745334
- eISBN:
- 9780191807046
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198745334.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Ecology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Invasion Dynamics depicts how non-native species spread and perform in their novel ranges and how recipient socio-ecological systems are reshaped and how they respond to the new incursions. It ... More

## Measuring Metabolic Rates: A Manual for Scientists

*John R. B. Lighton*

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- February 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198830399
- eISBN:
- 9780191868672
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198830399.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Ecology

Measuring Metabolic Rates demystifies the field of metabolic rate measurement, explaining every common variation of the art, from century-old manometric methods through ingenious syringe-based ... More

## Molecular Evolution: A Statistical Approach

*Ziheng Yang*

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- August 2014
- ISBN:
- 9780199602605
- eISBN:
- 9780191782251
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602605.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This book summarizes the statistical models and computational algorithms for comparative analysis of genetic sequence data in the fields of molecular evolution, molecular phylogenetics, and ... More

## The New Statistics with R: An Introduction for Biologists

*Andy Hector*

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- March 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780198729051
- eISBN:
- 9780191795855
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729051.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Ecology

Statistics is a fundamental component of the scientific toolbox, but learning the basics of this area of mathematics is one of the most challenging parts of a research training. This book gives an ... More

## Perl for Exploring DNA

*Mark D. LeBlanc and Betsey Dexter Dyer*

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- April 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780195305890
- eISBN:
- 9780199773862
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305890.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

The book presents a hands-on introductory guide to DNA sequence analysis. This can be depicted as a linear map of As, Cs, Gs, and Ts; however, such a map only hints at the varied contours and ... More

## Population Dynamics for Conservation

*Louis W. Botsford, J. Wilson White, and Alan Hastings*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- November 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198758365
- eISBN:
- 9780191818301
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198758365.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

This book is a quantitative exposition of our current understanding of the dynamics of plant and animal populations, with the goal that readers will be able to understand, and participate in the ... More

## A Primer of Population Genetics and Genomics

*Daniel L. Hartl*

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- August 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198862291
- eISBN:
- 9780191895074
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198862291.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

A Primer of Population Genetics and Genomics, 4th edition, has been completely revised and updated to provide a concise but comprehensive introduction to the basic concepts of population genetics and ... More

## Quantitative Ecology and Evolutionary Biology: Integrating models with data

*Otso Ovaskainen, Henrik Johan de Knegt, and Maria del Mar Delgado*

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- August 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198714866
- eISBN:
- 9780191783210
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714866.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Ecology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

This book presents an integrative approach tomathematical and statistical modelling in ecology and evolutionary biology. After an introductory chapter, the book devotes one chapter for movement ... More

## Sampling Theory: For the Ecological and Natural Resource Sciences

*David Hankin, Michael S. Mohr, and Kenneth B. Newman*

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- December 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198815792
- eISBN:
- 9780191853463
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198815792.001.0001
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Ecology

We present a rigorous but understandable introduction to the field of sampling theory for ecologists and natural resource scientists. Sampling theory concerns itself with development of procedures ... More