SIR dynamics in structured populations with heterogeneous connectivity

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Volz, Erik;
  • Subject: Quantitative Biology - Other Quantitative Biology | Physics - Physics and Society | Condensed Matter - Other Condensed Matter | Condensed Matter - Disordered Systems and Neural Networks
    arxiv: Quantitative Biology::Populations and Evolution

Most epidemic models assume equal mixing among members of a population. An alternative approach is to model a population as random network in which individuals may have heterogeneous connectivity. This paper builds on previous research by describing the exact dynamical ... View more
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