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1 edition of **Mathematical Methods of Environmental Risk Modeling** found in the catalog.

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Published
**2001**
by Springer US in Boston, MA
.

Written in English

- Physical organic chemistry,
- Evolution (Biology),
- Environmental sciences,
- Environmental management,
- Environmental toxicology

Mathematical Methods of Environmental Risk Modeling provides a working introduction to both the general mathematical methods and specific models used for human health risk assessment. Rather than being purely an applied math book, this book focuses on methods and models that students and professionals are likely to encounter in practice. Examples are given from exposure assessment, pharmacokinetic modeling, and dose-response modeling.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by Douglas J. Crawford-Brown |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | GE300-350 |

The Physical Object | |

Format | [electronic resource] / |

Pagination | 1 online resource (xi, 205 p.) |

Number of Pages | 205 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL27073238M |

ISBN 10 | 1441949003, 1475732716 |

ISBN 10 | 9781441949004, 9781475732719 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 851704894 |

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