Transition Rates

Some articles on transition rates, transition rate, rate, transition:

Compartmental Models In Epidemiology - The SIR Model - Transition Rates
... For the full specification of the model, the arrows should be labeled with the transition rates between compartments ... Between S and I, the transition rate is β I, where β is the contact rate, which -roughly speaking - takes into the account the probability of getting the disease in a ... Between I and R, the transition rate is ν (simply the rate of recovery) ...
Continuous-time Markov Process - Mathematical Definitions
... random (in particular, exponentially distributed) amount of time and then transition to a different state ... The process is characterized by "transition rates" between states i and j ... (for ) measures how quickly that transition happens ...

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