Monday October 31, 2016 3:45 p.m.
Joel E. Cohen Ph.D.
Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of Populations
The Rockefeller University
Departments of International and Public Affairs;
Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology; and Statistics of Columbia University
The Variation is the Theme:
Taylor’s law from Chagas Disease Vector Control to Tornado Outbreaks
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