Yuji Saikai
University of Wisconsin-Madison
AgricultureMulti-armed banditGenetically modified maizeAgent-based modelPopulation
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#1Yuji Saikai (UW: University of Wisconsin-Madison)
#2Vivak Patel (UW: University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Last. Brian D. Luck (UW: University of Wisconsin-Madison)H-Index: 3
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#1Yuji Saikai (UW: University of Wisconsin-Madison)
#2Paul D. Mitchell (UW: University of Wisconsin-Madison)H-Index: 19
Last. Terrance M. Hurley (UMN: University of Minnesota)H-Index: 22
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Managing and mitigating agricultural pest resistance to control technologies is a complex system in which biological and social factors spatially and dynamically interact. We build a spatially explicit population genetics model for the evolution of pest resistance to Bt toxins by the insect Ostrinia nubilalis and an agent-based model of Bt maize adoption, emphasizing the importance of social factors. The farmer adoption model for Bt maize weighed both individual profitability and adoption decisi...
#2Paul D. MitchellH-Index: 19
Last. Jed B. ColquhounH-Index: 13
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