Associate Professor of
Department of Mathematics
and Computer Science
Valparaiso, IN, 46383
dot maxin at valpo
Research Interests: Mathematical
Biology and Epidemiology, Population Dynamics
1. D. Maxin, L. Berec,
A. Bingham*, D. Molitor* and J. Pattyson*, Is
more better? Higher sterilization of infected hosts need not result in reduced
pest population, June 2014,
J. Math. Biol., DOI : 10.1007/s00285-014-0800-0, pdf
2. D. Maxin and L. Sega, A generalized two-sex logistic model, J. Biol. Dynamics, 7(1)(2013), 302-318, pdf
3. L. Berec and D. Maxin, Why have parasites
promoting mating success been observed so rarely?, J.
Theor. Biol., (342)(2014), 47-61, pdf
4. L. Berec and D. Maxin, Fatal or harmless:
extreme bistability induced by sterilizing, sexually
transmitted pathogens, Bull.
Math. Biol, 75(2)(2013), 258-273 pdf
L. Berec, M. Covello*, J. Jessee*, M. Zimmer*, The
impact of sexually abstaining groups on persistence of sexually transmitted
infections in populations with ephemeral pair bonds, J.
Theor. Biol., 292 (2012), 1-10, pdf
and D. Maxin, Double
impact of sterilizing pathogens: added value of increased life expectancy on
pest control effectiveness, J.
Math. Biol., 64(7)
(2012), 1281-1311, pdf
T. Olson* and A. Shull*, Vertical
transmission in epidemic models of sexually transmitted diseases with isolation
from reproduction, Involve, 4-1,
(2011), 13-26 pdf
and L. Berec, A
two-sex demographic model with single-dependent divorce rate, J. Theor.
Biol., (265)(4)(2010), 647-656 pdf
D. Maxin, Proving that three lines are concurrent,
C.M.J. (March, 2009) pdf
10. D. Maxin, The influence of sexually active non-reproductive groups on persistent
sexually transmitted diseases, J.
Biol. Dynamics 3(5)(2009) 532-550 pdf
11. D. Maxin and F.A. Milner, The role of sexually abstained groups in
two-sex demographic and epidemic logistic models with non-linear mortality,
Theor. Biol. 258(3)(2009), 389-402 pdf
12. D. Maxin
and F.A. Milner, Effects of Non-Reproductive Groups on persistent sexually
transmitted diseases, Math. Biosc and Engin. 4(2007) 505-522 pdf
(*) undergraduate co-author