Disease extinction and disease persistence in age structured epidemic models

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Abstract

Disease extinction and persistence in age structured epidemic models were analyzed. The use of Laplace transforms to establish uniform weak persistence of disease through elementary calculations was illustrated. Disease persistence and extinction was explained in terms of a net replacement ratio.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6181-6194
Number of pages14
JournalNonlinear Analysis, Theory, Methods and Applications
Volume47
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2001
EventProceedings of the 3th World Congress of Nonlinear Analysts (WCNA 2000) - Catania, Italy
Duration: Jul 19 2000Jul 26 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Analysis
  • Applied Mathematics

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