Volume 19, Number 2, Summer 2011
SOME METHODOLOGICAL ASPECTS
INVOLVED IN THE STUDY BY THE
BIO.DIASPORA PROJECT OF THE SPREAD OF
INFECTIOUS DISEASES ALONG THE GLOBAL
AIR TRANSPORTATION NETWORK
J. ARINO, W. HU, K. KHAN, D. KOSSOWSKY AND L. SANZ
Abstract. The Bio.Diaspora Project studies infectious disease threats involving the rapid translocation of an infectious agent across vast distances induced by the travel of infected individuals using the global air transportation network. In this paper, the basic methodology used in the project is described.