On First-Passage Times and Sojourn Times in Finite QBD Processes and Their Applications in Epidemics

Gómez-Corral, A, López-García, M, Lopez-Herrero, MJ et al. (1 more author) (2020) On First-Passage Times and Sojourn Times in Finite QBD Processes and Their Applications in Epidemics. Mathematics, 8 (10). 1718. ISSN 2227-7390

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Authors/Creators:
  • Gómez-Corral, A
  • López-García, M
  • Lopez-Herrero, MJ
  • Taipe, D
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2020 by the authors. Licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).
Keywords: epidemic modeling; first-passage times; hitting probabilities; quasi-birth-death processes; sojourn times
Dates:
  • Accepted: 28 September 2020
  • Published (online): 7 October 2020
  • Published: 7 October 2020
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences (Leeds) > School of Mathematics (Leeds) > Applied Mathematics (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2020 13:32
Last Modified: 11 Nov 2020 13:32
Status: Published
Publisher: MDPI
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.3390/math8101718

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