Acknowledging the pioneering contribution of Robert Malthus fitness is often denoted as the Malthusian parameter, r, of a population.
The Simply Complex
Recycling and growth in early evolution and today
Autocatalysis without recycling comes soon to an end—not only in early evolution
Article first published online: 21 OCT 2013
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Volume 19, Issue 2, pages 6–9, November/December 2013
How to Cite
Schuster, P. (2013), Recycling and growth in early evolution and today. Complexity, 19: 6–9. doi: 10.1002/cplx.21479
Shneior Lifson uses the term “sequel” for the reaction products in the degradation of autocatalysts.
This is of cause not always true for the biosphere where the rain forests present an instructive example of the struggle for light.
- Issue published online: 28 OCT 2013
- Article first published online: 21 OCT 2013