Predicting the Speed of Epidemics Spreading in Networks

@article{Moore2020PredictingTS,
  title={Predicting the Speed of Epidemics Spreading in Networks},
  author={Sam Moore and Tim Rogers},
  journal={Physical Review Letters},
  year={2020},
  volume={124}
}
Global transport and communication networks enable information, ideas, and infectious diseases to now spread at speeds far beyond what has historically been possible. To effectively monitor, design, or intervene in such epidemic-like processes, there is a need to predict the speed of a particular contagion in a particular network, and to distinguish between nodes that are more likely to become infected sooner or later during an outbreak. Here, we study these quantities using a message-passing… 
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