Model-Based Biological Control of the Chemostat

  • Neli S. Dimitrova
  • Mikhail I. Krastanov
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8236)


In this paper we investigate a known competition model between two species in a chemostat with general (nonmonotone) response functions and distinct removal rates. Based on the competitive exclusion principle A. Rappaport and J. Harmand (2008) proposed the concept of the so called biological control. Here we present a generalization of this result.


Biological Control Equilibrium Point Removal Rate Dilution Rate Competition Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Neli S. Dimitrova
    • 1
  • Mikhail I. Krastanov
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Mathematics and InformaticsBulgarian Academy of SciencesSofiaBulgaria
  2. 2.Faculty of of Mathematics and InformaticsSofia UniversitySofiaBulgaria

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