Identification

Name

Global Epidemic and Mobility Model

Short name

GLEAM

Contact people
(1) Linh Nguyen, Administrative Coordinator, Laboratory for the Modeling of Biological and Socio-Tec
(2) Alessandro Vespignani, Professor, info@gleamviz.org
Created

2013-10-29 20:47:52+00:00

Modified

2015-12-04 16:17:22.401546+00:00

Overview

Types
(1) Disease Dynamics
Overview

A stochastic epidemiologic simulation model using population and human mobility data to forecast the spread of infection.

Question

To forecast spatial and temporal evolution of epidemics and evaluate the potential impact of available containment and prevention strategies

Purpose

Forecasting

Scope

Platform

Goals
(1) Consequence management
(2) Situational awareness
Decision support

Yes

Based on
Simulation type
(1) Agent-based
(2) Compartmental
Simulation update
(1) Heterogenous mixing
(2) Stochastic
Network structure
(1) Movement
Methods
(1) Compartments/Enhanced SEIR
(2) Compartments/Modified SEIR
(3) Compartments/SEIR
(4) Compartments/SI
(5) Compartments/SIR
(6) Compartments
Products
(1) Control effort effectiveness
(2) Disease incidence
Documents
(1) Document Van den Broeck W, Gioannini C, Goncalves B, Quaggiotto M, Colizza V, et al.: The Gleamviz comput… (2011)
Notes

Application

Diseases
(1) Influenza

Utility and readiness

Maintenance status

Active

Readiness

Deployed

Organizations
(1) Organization Northeastern University
Role
(2) Organization ISI Foundation
Role
Verification & validation notes

This model has been mathematically verified and has been validated with out-of-sample data.

Availability

URL http://www.gleamviz.org/model/
URL (alternate) http://www.gleamviz.org/simulator/
Computational platform

Cross Platform

Input

Input datasets
(1) Name Commuting Network database
Category Established Databases
Subject
URL
Notes
(2) Name World Airport Network (WAN)
Category Established Databases
Subject
URL http://www.airport-data.com/world-airports/iata-code/M.html
Notes
Related systems
(1) System Gridded Population of the World and Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project (GPWv3 and GRUMPv1)
Notes