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Researchers find clue to epidemics in 'bursty' social behavior


December 12, 2018

Researchers from New York University Tandon School of Engineering and Politecnico di Torino, Italy, have developed a mathematical model that could cure the potential to underestimate how quickly diseases spread. The team discovered that current predictive models may miss the influence of a critical aspect of the social behavior of individuals called "burstiness."  Full Story

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New York University Tandon School of Engineering

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