Lorenzo Pellis


Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK


  1. Pellis L, Ferguson N, Fraser C. Epidemic growth rate and household reproduction number in communities of households, schools and workplaces. J Math Biol. 2011;63:691-734 pubmed publisher
    ..g. reproduction numbers, critical vaccination coverage, epidemic final size) to new results on the epidemic dynamics. ..
  2. Pellis L, Ball F, Trapman P. Reproduction numbers for epidemic models with households and other social structures. I. Definition and calculation of R0. Math Biosci. 2012;235:85-97 pubmed publisher
    ..In this paper, we use branching processes to define R(0), we apply this definition to models with households or other more complex social structures and we provide methods for calculating it...