The effect of weekend curfews on epidemics: a Monte Carlo simulation

  title={The effect of weekend curfews on epidemics: a Monte Carlo simulation},
  author={Hakan Kaygusuz and A. Nihat Berker},
  journal={Turkish Journal of Biology},
  pages={436 - 441}
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is being responded with various methods, applying vaccines, experimental treatment options, total lockdowns or partial curfews. Weekend curfews are among the methods for reducing the number of infected persons, and this method is practically applied in some countries such as Turkey. In this study, the effect of weekend curfews on reducing the spread of a contagious disease, such as COVID-19, is modeled using a Monte Carlo algorithm with a hybrid lattice model. In… 

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