Category: Test

Epidemic Models 1, Part 5

David A. Tanzer, July 26, 2020

The SIR model (cont’d)

Last time, we introduced the SIR model, and looked at the formula for one of its reactions, recovery. Here we complete the effort, by looking into the more complex reaction, infection.

SIR-network

The infection reaction

Recall that the recovery reaction has the formula:

$$\mathrm{Infected} \xrightarrow{\mathit{recovery}} \mathrm{Recovered}$$

The infection reaction has more arrows connecting it to the compartments than the … Read more