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  1. Exploring differential equation of HIV infection

    21 Jun 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Rebecca L. Goulson

    Exploring differential equation models of the HIV infectionPresentation by Rebecca L. Goulson Department of Mathematics Pacific Lutheran University Tacoma, WA, May, 2015. 67 SlidesModels presented and data analyzed to determine parameters.  

  2. 6-019-S-EnablingEpidemicExploration

    17 Sep 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    We offer several strategies for estimating parameters in models of epidemics, one using a Michaelis-Menten saturation infected rate.

  3. 6-003-S-SchoolFluEpidemic

    28 Aug 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Darrell Weldon Pepper

    We offer a model of the spread of flu in a school dormitory and are asked to find when the flu levels reach their peak and explain long term behavior of the spread of the flu.

  4. Modeling the Opioid Epidemic in the United States

    19 Jan 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel, Bill Skerbitz

    Bill Skerbitz, Wayzata High School, Plymouth MN USA, passed this along as an idea for a Modeling Scenario."When I met with Bev West,  Emerita Ithaca College, Ithaca NY USA, she mentioned that they plan on putting out a special issue of the CODEE journal that is focused on matters of...

  5. Christina Alvey – Zombie Apocalypse in a Mathematical Biology Course

    19 Jan 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Christina Alvey

    Zombie Apocalypse in a Mathematical Biology Course By Christina Alvey, Mount Saint Mary College. A talk given at the AMS Special Session on Modeling in Differential Equations - High School, Two-Year College, Four-Year Institution at Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Diego CA, 9-13 January...

  6. 2016-ManheimEtAl -Improving Decision Support for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control

    23 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    David Manheim, David, Margaret Chamberlin, Osonde A. Osoba, Raffaele Vardavas, Melinda Moore. 2017.  Improving Decision Support for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control:  Aligning Models and Other Tools with Policymakers’ Needs. Rand Corporation. 51...

  7. 2017-Bullard-Dice Activities That Motivate Differential Equation Models

    21 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Bullard, Floyd. 2017.  Dice Activities That Motivate Differential Equation Models Teaching Contemporary Mathematics.  The North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics . 7 pp.  https://www.ncssm.edu/uploads/files/330468432813721056-de-dice-activities.pdf .This document includes...

  8. 2006-LoydWodarz Drug Resistance in Acute Viral Infections

    18 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Loyd, Alun L. and Dominik Wodarz.  2006. Drug Resistance in Acute Viral Infections:  Rhinovirus as a Case Study.  Preprint. 21 pp. http://www4.ncsu.edu/~allloyd/pdf_files/resistance_preprint.pdf . Accessed 18 September 2017.Abstract:  The emergence and spread of drug...

  9. 2014-DoEtAl-Differential Equation Model for the Dynamics of Youth Gambling

    12 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

     Do, Tae Sug and Young S. Lee.  2014. A Differential Equation Model for the Dynamics of Youth Gambling. Osong Public Health Res Perspect. 2014 Aug; 5(4): 233–241.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4215004/ . Accessed 11 September 2017.Objectives: We examine the dynamics...

  10. 2012-Misra-Mathematics Model for the Spread of Two Political Parties

    11 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Misra, Arvind Kumar. 2012. A simple mathematical model for the spread of two political parties. Nonlinear Analysis: Modelling and Control. 17(3):  343–354.Abstract. In this paper, a non-linear mathematical model for the spread of two political parties has been proposed and...

  11. Smith-Simple Epidemic Models

    10 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Smith, Robert. Simple Epidemic Models.  PowerPoint. 26 Slides.http://mysite.science.uottawa.ca/rsmith43/MAT4996/Epidemic.pdf . Accessed 10 September 2017.First slide,     Construct ODE (Ordinary Differential Equation) models     Relationship between...

  12. 2015-CalenderJust-Differential Equation Models of Disease Transmission

    10 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Just, Winfried and  Hannah Callender. 2015. Differential equation models of disease transmission. Paper  16 pp.The work give full analyses of standard epidemic model and then shows how to do it with differential equations and agent-based modeling. Then it compares the results.Keywords:...

  13. Epidemic Models-Presentation

    10 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Epidemic Models-Presentation PowerPoint. 16 slide.Overview of many epidemics and their models as well as graphical data and comparison of model and data plots.Keywords: differential equation, model, epidemic, SIR, boarding school, data, parameter estimation, Bombay plague, Eyam plague,...

  14. 2005-Lie-Intro to Math Modelling ODEs and Heat Equation

    10 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    2005  Lie, Knut–Andreas.  Introduction to Mathematical Modelling: Ordinary Differential Equations and Heat Equations SINTEF ICT, Dept. Applied Mathematics  PowerPoint slide. 45 slides. www.uio.no/studier/emner/matnat/ifi/INF2340/v05/foiler/sim02.pdf  . Accessed 9...

  15. 2012-ChapwanyaEtAl-Enzyme Kinetics Michaelis-Menton Contact Rate Epidemic

    08 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Chapwanyaa , Michael, Jean M-S Lubumaa and  Ronald E Mickensb. 2011. From Enzyme Kinetics to Epidemiological Models with Michaelis-Menten Contact Rate: Design of Nonstandard Finite Difference Schemes.  Preprint, submitted to Computers and Mathematics with Applications. 15 pp.Abstract:...

  16. 2014-IMPULS-LessonPlan-EpidemicModeling

    08 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    IMPULS- International Math-teacher Professionalization Using  Lesson Study. 2014. Grade 12 Mathematics Lesson Plan:  Epidemics. Part of http://www.impuls-tgu.org/en/ .  Accessed 7 September 2017.Introduces a lesson for high school students using a difference equation approach to...

  17. 2011Cruz-AponteEtAl-Vaccination In Influenza Epidemic

    07 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    “Cruz-Aponte, Maytee, Erin C McKiernan1, Marco A Herrera-Valdez. 2011. Mitigating effects of vaccination on influenza outbreaks given constraints in stockpile size and daily administration capacity. BMC Infectious Diseases. 11:207. 16 pp....

  18. 2009MunzEtAl-WhenZombiesAttack

    07 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Munz, Philip , Ioan Hudea, Joe Imad, Robert J. Smith. 2009. When Zombies Attack!:  Mathematical modelling of an Outbreak of Zombie Infection. Pp: 133-150.  In Infectious Disease Modelling Research Progress. Ed:  J. M. Tshuenche and C. Chiyaka. Hauppauge NY: Nova Science...

  19. 2009HowardModelingWithODE

    02 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    2009. Howard, Peter. Modeling With ODE. Class Notes. Texas A&M University. 26 pp. http://www.math.tamu.edu/~phoward/m442/modode.pdf Keywords: differential equation, model, reaction, chemistry, carbon dating, rates, mechanics, competition, epidemic, population, pendulum, planetary motion,...

  20. Differential equations and the AIDS epidemic: a lecture for Calculus II Students

    01 Mar 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Kenney, Emelie A. 1992. Differential equations and the AIDS epidemic: a lecture for Calculus II Students. PRIMUS. 2(4): 386-392.Article Abstract: This paper describes a lecture for Calculus II students in which the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome was used to motivate study of first-order...