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Howard T. Odum


Howard Thomas Odum, usually cited as H. T. Odum, was an American ecologist. He is known for his pioneering work on ecosystem ecology, and for his provocative proposals for additional laws of thermodynamics, informed by his work on general systems theory.


  • General 

  • Biography 

  • Work: An overview 

  • Ecological modeling 

  • Energetics 

  • Ecosystem ecology and systems ecology 

  • Ecological engineering 

  • Publications