Mathematics of Infectious Disease Dynamics

MATH 5421: Mathematics of Infectious Disease Dynamics

Provides an introduction to mathematical modeling of infectious diseases, including techniques for building and analyzing disease models, and discussions of calibration and comparison of models with data. This course is intended for graduate students in public health or other related disciplines and for upper level undergraduate and graduate mathematics students.
Prereq: 1152, 1172, or 153; or permission of instructor. Cross-listed in PubHEpi.
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Title: Mathematical Tools for Understanding Infectious Disease Dynamics
Author: Diekmann/Heesterbeek/Britton
Publisher: Princeton
ISBN: 9780691155395

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