Adaptive mesh refinement and coarsening for diffusion–reaction epidemiological models

  title={Adaptive mesh refinement and coarsening for diffusion–reaction epidemiological models},
  author={Mal'u Grave and Alvaro L.G.A. Coutinho},
  journal={Computational Mechanics},
  pages={1177 - 1199}
The outbreak of COVID-19 in 2020 has led to a surge in the interest in the mathematical modeling of infectious diseases. Disease transmission may be modeled as compartmental models, in which the population under study is divided into compartments and has assumptions about the nature and time rate of transfer from one compartment to another. Usually, they are composed of a system of ordinary differential equations in time. A class of such models considers the Susceptible, Exposed, Infected… 

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