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  1. Vaccination policies for chaos reduction in childhood epidemics.

    Article - En anglais

    This paper considers the problem of controlling a childhood epidemic described by a susceptible-infective-recovered (SIR) model.

    The epidemic has a chaotic behavior, with large outbreaks entailing considerable costs.

    The control problem is set up to perform a chaos reduction, namely to yield a beneficial compression of the outbreaks of infectives.

    A simple class of vaccination policies is considered with this aim.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Vaccination, Politique sanitaire, Enfant, Homme, Epidémie, Modélisation, Chaos, Prévention

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Vaccination, Health policy, Child, Human, Epidemic, Modeling, Chaos, Prevention

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 98-0237592

    Code Inist : 002B30A01C. Création : 11/09/1998.