Using agent-based modelling algorithms to analyze the impacts of toxic contaminations on Lake Ontario ecosystem

  title={Using agent-based modelling algorithms to analyze the impacts of toxic contaminations on Lake Ontario ecosystem},
  author={Mohammad-Masoud Zavvarian},
Recent advances in computer technology have brought a revolution in ecological modelling. Ecoinformatics and computational ecology make use of various programs, including agent-based modeling algorithms, to study ecological systems. In this study, an in-silico analysis was performed using an agent based modelling software, to analyze the impacts of a potential toxin on Lake Ontario ecosystem. For easier duplication of the real world into the virtual system, the ecosystem was divided into 6… 

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