evy ight random searches in biological phenomena

@inproceedings{Viswanathan2002evyIR,
  title={evy ight random searches in biological phenomena},
  author={Gandhimohan M. Viswanathan and Frederic Bartumeus and Sergey V. Buldyrev and J. Catal{\'a}n and Umberto L. Fulco and Shlomo Havlin and Marcos G. E. da Luz and Marcelo L. Lyra and Ernesto P. Raposo and H. Eugene Stanley},
  year={2002}
}
There has been growing interest in the study of L evy ights observed in the movements of biological organisms performing random walks while searching for other organisms. Here, we approach the problem of what is the best statistical strategy for optimizing the encounter rate between “searcher” and “target” organisms—either of the same or of di9erent species—in terms of a limiting generalized searcher–target model (e.g., predator-prey, mating partner, pollinator– ower). In this context, we… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 46 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

1 Figure or Table

Topics

Statistics

01020201620172018
Citations per Year

Citation Velocity: 6

Averaging 6 citations per year over the last 3 years.

Learn more about how we calculate this metric in our FAQ.