Situngkir, Hokky (2004) EPIDEMIOLOGY THROUGH CELLULAR AUTOMATA. [Departmental Technical Report] (Unpublished)

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This paper performs the utilization of cellular automata computational analysis as the dynamic model of spatial epidemiology. Here, explored elementary aspects of cellular automata and its application in analyzing contagious disease, in this case avian influenza disease in Indonesia. Computational model is built and map-based simulation is performed using several simplified data of such transportation through sea in Indonesia, and its accordance with poultries in Indonesia, with initial condition of notified avian influenza infected area in Indonesia. The initial places are Pekalongan, West Java, East Java, and several regions in Sumatera. The result of simulation is showing the spreading-rate of influenza and in simple way and describing possible preventive action through isolation of infected areas as a major step of preventing pandemic.

Item Type:Departmental Technical Report
Keywords:epidemiology, cellular automata, spatial model, avian influenza, Indonesia
Subjects:Computer Science > Statistical Models
Computer Science > Dynamical Systems
Computer Science > Complexity Theory
Biology > Ecology
Biology > Population Biology
ID Code:3500
Deposited By: Situngkir, Mr Hokky
Deposited On:17 Mar 2004
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:55

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