Issue No. 02 - March/April (2004 vol. 6)
Dianne P. O'Leary , University of Maryland
<p>In the last issue, we used Monte Carlo simulations and Markov models to gain insight into a simple model of an infection's spread. We discuss this further in the solution section of this column, but first we develop some alternate models of epidemics, based on differential equations.</p>
infection models, computer models
D. P. O'Leary, "More Models of Infection: It's Epidemic," in Computing in Science & Engineering, vol. 6, no. , pp. 50-56, 2004.