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Optimal Quarantining Strategy for Interdependent Epidemics Spreading over Complex Networks

@article{Chen2020OptimalQS,
  title={Optimal Quarantining Strategy for Interdependent Epidemics Spreading over Complex Networks},
  author={Juntao Chen and Yunhan Huang and Rui Zhang and Quanyan Zhu},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2011.14262}
}
Optimal quarantining strategy of suppressing interdependent epidemics spreading over complex networks is a critical issue. In this paper, we first establish a framework to capture the coupling between two epidemics, and then analyze the system's equilibrium states by categorizing them into three classes, and deriving their stability conditions. The designed quarantining strategy globally optimizes the trade-off between the quarantining cost and the severity of epidemics in the network. In… 

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