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International Journal of Ecology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 478728, 10 pages
The Weighted Gini-Simpson Index: Revitalizing an Old Index of Biodiversity
1Environmental and Health Studies Program, Department of Multidisciplinary Studies, Glendon College, York University, 2275 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M6
2Department of Mathematics and Statistics, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON, Canada M3J 1P3
Received 19 September 2011; Revised 22 November 2011; Accepted 6 December 2011
Academic Editor: Jean-Guy Godin
Copyright © 2012 Radu Cornel Guiasu and Silviu Guiasu. 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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