# Game-Theoretic Protection Against Networked SIS Epidemics by Human Decision-Makers

@article{Hota2019GameTheoreticPA, title={Game-Theoretic Protection Against Networked SIS Epidemics by Human Decision-Makers}, author={Ashish Ranjan Hota and Shreyas Sundaram}, journal={ArXiv}, year={2019}, volume={abs/1703.08750} }

## 12 Citations

### Game-Theoretic Vaccination Against Networked SIS Epidemics and Impacts of Human Decision-Making

- EconomicsIEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems
- 2019

This paper establishes the existence and uniqueness of a threshold equilibrium where nodes with degrees larger than a certain threshold vaccinate, and proves tight bounds on the ratio of equilibrium thresholds under behavioral and true perceptions of probabilities.

### Impacts of Game-Theoretic Activation on Epidemic Spread over Dynamical Networks

- Mathematics, Computer ScienceSIAM J. Control. Optim.
- 2022

This work analyzes the susceptible-asymptomatic-infected-recovered (SAIR) epidemic in the framework of activity-driven networks with heterogeneous node degrees and time-varying activation rates, and derives both individual and degree-based mean-field approximations of the exact state evolution.

### Game-Theoretic Frameworks for Epidemic Spreading and Human Decision-Making: A Review

- EconomicsDyn. Games Appl.
- 2022

This review presents and reviews various solved and open problems in developing, analyzing, and mitigating epidemic spreading processes under human decision-making, and develops a multi-dimensional taxonomy, which categorizes existing works based on multiple dimensions.

### Infection-Curing Games over Polya Contagion Networks

- Economics2019 16th Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT)
- 2019

This work investigates infection-curing games on a network epidemics model based on the classical Polya urn scheme that accounts for spatial contagion among neighbouring nodes and proves the existence of a Nash equilibrium that can be determined numerically using gradient descent algorithms.

### Networked SIS Epidemics With Awareness

- MathematicsIEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems
- 2017

It is shown that adding awareness reduces the expectation of any epidemic metric on the space of sample paths, e.g., eradication time or total infections, in terms of the coupling distribution.

### Initialization and Curing Policies for Polya Contagion Networks

- Computer ScienceSIAM J. Control. Optim.
- 2022

This paper investigates optimization policies for resource distribution in network epidemics using a model that derives from the classical Polya process, and introduces heuristic policies that primarily function on the basis of limiting the number of targeted nodes within a particular network setup.

### Optimization Policies for Polya Contagion Networks

- Computer Science
- 2020

This thesis investigates optimization policies for resource distribution in network epidemics, using a model that derives from the classical Polya process, and introduces heuristic policies that primarily function on the basis of limiting the number of targeted nodes within a particular network setup.

### Security Against Impersonation Attacks in Distributed Systems

- Computer ScienceIEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems
- 2019

The potential for adversarial manipulation in a class of graphical coordination games where the adversary can pose as a friendly agent in the game, thereby influencing the decision-making rules of a subset of agents is studied.

### Risk-perception-aware control design under dynamic spatial risks

- BusinessIEEE Control Systems Letters
- 2021

This work uses Cumulative Prospect Theory (CPT) to model the risk perception of a decision maker (DM) and uses it to construct perceived risk functions that transform the uncertain dynamic spatial cost to deterministic perceived risks of a DM.

### Planning under risk and uncertainty based on Prospect-theoretic models

- BusinessArXiv
- 2019

This work develops a novel sampling-based motion planing approach to generate plans in a risky and uncertain environment and proposes an adaption of Cumulative Prospect Theory to the setting of path planning, leading to the definition of a non-rational continuous cost envelope associated with an obstacle environment.

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