BioND — Dynamics of Biological Networks

Things that spread: Epidemics on networks

Thilo Gross
Crest Security Review 5, 12, 2017, 2017.



Over the past decade epidemic processes on networks have become a hot topic in physics and mathematics. Researchers have gained surprising insights into biological epidemics and also a diversity of related phenomena, ranging from the spread of radical opinions to cascading failures in power grids. In an ever more connected society these insights are starting to make an impact.