Rabies disease remains enzootic among raccoons, skunks, foxes and bats in the United States. It is of primary concern for public-health agencies to control spatial spread of rabies in wildlife and its potential spillover infection of domestic animals and humans. Rabies is invariably fatal in wildlife if untreated, with a non-negligible incubation period.
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- Liu, Hao (Author)
- Kuang, Yang (Thesis advisor)
- Jackiewicz, Zdzislaw (Committee member)
- Lanchier, Nicolas (Committee member)
- Smith, Hal (Committee member)
- Thieme, Horst (Committee member)
- Arizona State University (Publisher)
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- Applied Mathematics
- Age-structured models
- Finite element method
- Infection age
- Rabies models
- Spatial spread
- Traveling wave
- Rabies--Mathematical models.
- Communicable diseases--Transmission--Mathematical models.
- Communicable diseases
- Zoonoses--Mathematical models.
- Wildlife diseases--Mathematical models.
- Wildlife diseases
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- Partial requirement for: Ph.D., Arizona State University, 2013Note typethesis
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-139)Note typebibliography
- Field of study: Mathematics
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