TABLE 7

Initial and final parameter estimates and their CV%

k values are given in h−1, and N values are given in colony-forming units.

ParameterInitial EstimateFinal EstimateCV%
kg (h−1)0.102
Ke (h−1)1.00.772
kk (h−1)1.02
Nmax37,0006
N0111,0003
N0211,0003
N0312,0004
N0413,0005
N0511,0003