Rosalyn Rael ByWater Institute
Tulane University
627 Lindy Boggs Center for                             Energy and Biotechnology
6823 St. Charles Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118

rrael@tulane.edu

 

 

 

Publications

Rael, R. C., Taylor, C. A flow network model of rodent dynamics. In preparation.

Rael, R. C., D'Andrea, R., Barábas, G., and Ostling, A. Emergent niches lead to increased differences from neutrality in species abundance distributions. In revision.

Rael, R. C., D'Andrea, R., Barábas, G., and Ostling, A. Detecting departures from neutral species abundance distributions produced by niches. In preparation.

Rael, R. C., and Martinez, N. D. Evolutionary effects of predator-prey dynamics in small food webs. In preparation.

Rael, R. C., Peterson, A. Ghersi Chavez, B., Childs, J., Blum, M. J. Disturbance, reassembly, and disease risk in socioecological systems. EcoHealth: 13(3):450-455, 2016.

Shevstsov, J. and Rael, R. C. Indirect energy flows in niche model food webs: effects of size and connectance. PLoS ONE 10(10): e0137829, 2015.

Barábas, G., D'Andrea, R., Rael, R., Meszéna, G. and Ostling, A., Emergent neutrality or hidden niches? Oikos, 2013.

Rael, R. C., Vincent, T. L., and Cushing, J. M. Competitive outcomes changed by evolution. Journal of Biological Dynamics. 5: 3, 227-252, 2011. (work announced in: Barry, P. Mathematicians show how beetles can share a niche. Science News. 175(3):14).

Rael, R. C., Costantino, R. F., Cushing, J. M., and Vincent, T. L. Using stage-structured evolutionary game theory to model experimentally observed evolution of a genetic polymorphism. Evolutionary Ecology Research. 11:141-151, 2009.

Restrepo, J. M., Rael, R. C., and Hyman, J. M. Modeling the influence of polls on elections: A population dynamics approach. Public Choice. 140:389-420, 2009.

Rael, R. C., Vincent, T. L., Costantino, R. F., Cushing, J. M. Evolution of corn oil sensitivity in the our beetle. Annals of the International Society of Dynamic Games, vol. 9: Advances in Dynamic Game Theory. Birkhäuser, 2007.

Rael, R. C., and Starzomski, B. Effects of extinctions on food webs. Proceedings of the Complex Systems Summer School. 2004.

Rael, R. C., and Wickland, T. Effects of contractions on graph properties with application to epidemiology. Los Alamos National Laboratory Theoretical Division Technical Report. 2002.

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