The interplay between models and public health policies: Regional control for a class of spatially structured epidemics (think globally, act locally).

A review is presented here of the research carried out, by a group including the authors, on the mathematical analysis of epidemic systems. Particular attention is paid to recent analysis of optimal control problems related to spatially structured epidemics driven by environmental pollution. A relevant problem, related to the possible eradication of the… CONTINUE READING