Inferring spatial source of disease outbreaks using maximum entropy.

  title={Inferring spatial source of disease outbreaks using maximum entropy.},
  author={Mehrad Ansari and David Soriano-Pa{\~n}os and Gourab Ghoshal and Andrew D White},
  journal={Physical review. E},
  volume={106 1-1},
Mathematical modeling of disease outbreaks can infer the future trajectory of an epidemic, allowing for making more informed policy decisions. Another task is inferring the origin of a disease, which is relatively difficult with current mathematical models. Such frameworks, across varying levels of complexity, are typically sensitive to input data on epidemic parameters, case counts, and mortality rates, which are generally noisy and incomplete. To alleviate these limitations, we propose a… 

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