References for Pierre Verhulst

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  1. J Pelseneer, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904467.html

Books:

  1. M Ausloos and M Dirickx (eds.), The logistic map and the route to chaos: From the beginnings to modern applications, Understanding Complex Systems (Springer, Berlin, 2006).

Articles:

  1. N Bacaër, Verhulst and the logistic equation (1838), in N Bacaër, A short history of mathematical population dynamics (Springer-Verlag London, Ltd., London, 2011), 35-39.
  2. J S Cramer, The origins and development of the logit model, in J S Cramer, Logit Models from Economics and Other Fields (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2003), 149-157.
  3. B Delmas, Pierre-François Verhulst et la loi logistique de la population, Math. Sci. Hum. Math. Soc. Sci. 42 (167) (2004), 51-81.
  4. K Kint, D Constales and A Vanderbauwhede, Pierre-François Verhulst's final triumph, in M Ausloos and M Dirickx (eds.), The logistic map and the route to chaos: From the beginnings to modern applications, Understanding Complex Systems (Springer, Berlin, 2006), 13-28.
  5. P L Kunsch, Limits to success. The iron law of Verhulst, in M Ausloos and M Dirickx (eds.), The logistic map and the route to chaos: From the beginnings to modern applications, Understanding Complex Systems (Springer, Berlin, 2006), 29-51.
  6. J Mawhin, The legacy of Pierre-François Verhulst and Vito Volterra in population dynamics, in M Delgado, J López-Gómez, R Ortega and A Suárez (eds.), The first 60 years of nonlinear analysis of Jean Mawhin (World Sci. Publ., River Edge, NJ, 2004), 147-160.
  7. J Mawhin, Les héritiers de Pierre-François Verhulst: une population dynamique, Acad. Roy. Belg. Bull. Cl. Sci. (6) 13 (7-12) (2002), 349-378.
  8. Mémoires de la Reine Hortense, publiés par le Prince Napoléon (Librairie Plon, Paris 1927), 210-212.
  9. J R Miner, Pierre-François Verhulst, the discoverer of the logistic curve, Human Biology 5 (1933), 673-689.
  10. H Pastijn, Chaotic growth with the logistic model of P-F Verhulst, in M Ausloos and M Dirickx (eds.), The logistic map and the route to chaos: From the beginnings to modern applications, Understanding Complex Systems (Springer, Berlin, 2006), 3-11.
  11. A Quetelet, Pierre François Verhulst, Annuaire de l'Académie royale des sciences de Belgique 16 (1850), 97-124.
  12. A Quetelet, Pierre-François Verhulst, in Sciences Mathématiques et Physiques chez les Belges au commencement du XIX siècle (H Thiry-Van Buggenhoudt, Brussels, 1866), 165-183.

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