Yoav Ram's blog

  1. Growth models

    Sun 13 December 2015

    Logistic model

    A resource consumption view

    Consider a resource consumption model that follows the density of a single microbial species through time \(N(t)\) and the density of that species’ limiting resource \(R(t)\):

    \[ \frac{dR}{dt} = -a R N \ \frac{dN}{dt} = \epsilon a R N \]

    where \(a\) is ...