Spatial model for transmission of mosquito-borne diseases

Kon, C.M.L., and J., Labadin (2015) Spatial model for transmission of mosquito-borne diseases. International Conference on Mathematics, Engineering and Industrial Applications 2014 (ICoMEIA 2014), 1660 (-). p. 1. ISSN 9780735413047

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Abstract

In this paper, a generic model which takes into account spatial heterogeneity for the dynamics of mosquito-borne diseases is proposed. The dissemination of the disease is described by a system of reaction-diffusion partial differential equations. Host human and vector mosquito populations are divided into susceptible and infectious classes. Diffusion is considered to occur in all classes of both populations. Susceptible humans are infected when bitten by infectious mosquitoes. Susceptible mosquitoes bite infectious humans and become infected. The biting rate of mosquitoes is considered to be density dependent on the total human population in different locations. The system is solved numerically and results are shown

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: mathematical model; Reaction-diffusion; spatial; transmission, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education,research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Institute of Social Informatics and Technological Innovations Centre of Excellence for Rural Informatics
Depositing User: Saman
Date Deposited: 12 May 2016 08:47
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2017 07:55
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/11977

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