Optimizing Hybrid Spreading in Metapopulations

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Zhang, Changwang ; Zhou, Shi ; Miller, Joel C. ; Cox, Ingemar J. ; Chain, Benjamin M. (2015)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: Scientific Reports, volume 5 (eissn: 2045-2322)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/srep09924, pmc: PMC4413882
  • Subject: Computer Science - Social and Information Networks | Quantitative Biology - Populations and Evolution | Physics - Physics and Society | Phase transitions and critical phenomena, Statistical physics, thermodynamics and nonlinear dynamics | Article

Epidemic spreading phenomena are ubiquitous in nature and society. Examples include the spreading of diseases, information, and computer viruses. Epidemics can spread by local spreading, where infected nodes can only infect a limited set of direct target nodes and globa... View more
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