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Quasi-Steady State – Intuition, Perturbation Theory and Algorithmic Algebra

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9301)


This survey of mathematical approaches to quasi-steady state (QSS) phenomena provides an analytical foundation for an algorithmic-algebraic treatment of the associated (parameter-dependent) ordinary differential systems, in particular for reaction networks. Topics include an ad hoc reduction procedure, singular perturbations, and methods to identify suitable parameter regions.

MSC (2010)

92C45 34E15 80A30 13P10 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Lehrstuhl A für MathematikRWTH AachenAachenGermany
  2. 2.Lehrstuhl D für MathematikRWTH AachenAachenGermany

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