Browse Dissertations and Theses - Physics by Contributor "Maslov, Sergei"

  • Xue, Chi (2018-05-08)
    In this thesis, I present research on biological systems at three different scales of space and time: biodiversity of ecological systems, the dynamics of repetitive elements and their diversity in the genome, and the ...

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  • Zhao, Chenchao (2018-07-09)
    This thesis presents three distinct machine learning algorithms based on the mathematical formalism and physical idea of diffusion processes. First, the idea of using heat diffusion on a hypersphere to measure similarity ...

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  • Deviprasad Rao, Vikyath (2016-11-10)
    In this dissertation, I examine the social organization of a model organism, the honeybee, at multiple scales. I begin in Part I at the microbial scale, by studying the relationship between the social caste of individuals ...

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  • Shih, Hong-Yan (2017-08-31)
    This thesis explores the turbulence of ecosystems, and the ecology of turbulence. Ecosystems and turbulent fluids are both highly non-equilibrium and exhibit spatio-temporal complexity during the course of their evolution. ...

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