Of the disciplines involved in allelopathy research, mathematical modelling is makingincreasingly significant contributions. This chapter discusses, from a point of mathematicalmodelling view, some fundamental issues in allelopathy research, such as hormesis phenomenonand its interpretation, function of allelopathy and its relationship with competition,and periodic production of allelochemicals and stress.
|Title of host publication||Allelopathy in Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry|
|Editors||Ren Sen Zeng, Azim U Mallik, Shiming Luo|
|Place of Publication||New York|
|Number of pages||18|
|Publication status||Published - 2008|