News tagged with modeling tools

A new approach to molecular plant breeding

( -- A U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientist has shown researchers and plant breeders a better way to handle the massive amounts of data being generated by plant molecular studies, using an approach that ...

dateApr 18, 2012 in Biotechnology
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Less is more in the fight against terrorism

Terrorist networks are complex. Now, a mathematical analysis of their properties published this month in the International Journal of Networking and Virtual Organisations, suggests that the best way to fight them is to isolate ...

dateSep 17, 2010 in Mathematics
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Feet may be the key to hand evolution

( -- Scientists in Canada have used a mathematical model to simulate the evolution from an ape-like hand to the modern-day human hand, and discovered that changes in our fingers and hands developed in parallel ...

dateJan 20, 2010 in Evolution report
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