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Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 218053, 7 pages
Rich Spatiotemporal Dynamics of a Vegetation Model with Noise and Periodic Forcing
1National Key Laboratory for Electronic Measurement Technology, North University of China, Taiyuan, Shanxi 030051, China
2Key Laboratory of Instrumentation Science and Dynamic Measurement, Ministry of Education, North University of China, Taiyuan, Shanxi 030051, China
Received 1 September 2013; Revised 16 December 2013; Accepted 4 January 2014; Published 3 March 2014
Academic Editor: Ryusuke Kon
Copyright © 2014 Xia-Xia Zhao and Jian-Zhong Wang. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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