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Superspreading and Heterogeneity in Epidemics

  title={Superspreading and Heterogeneity in Epidemics},
  author={Klaus Kroy},
  • K. Kroy
  • Published 27 February 2022
  • Environmental Science
Molecules and colloids spread through fluids, genes spread through species, idioms through vernacular communities, and fads and pathogens through social networks. . . That erratic dynamics on a micro-scale gives rise to universal systematic spreading patterns on a macro-scale is a ubiquitous observation, transcending scientific disciplines. Following Fourier and Fick, the stochastic spreading of heat and small solutes is macroscopically well described by a deterministic, hydrodynamic law… 

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