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Table 3 Model parameter description and disease input ranges used with supportive references

From: Disease properties, geography, and mitigation strategies in a simulation spread of rinderpest across the United States

  Parameter description Baseline Range Ref.
T v1 time after first detection in U.S. until vaccine widely available 33.5 days 7-60 N/A
T v2 time after further detection locally until vaccine available 17 days N/A N/A
T q time after detection until quarantine implemented 2 days 1-3 N/A
T c time after detection until culling implemented 2 days 1-3 N/A
η number of infected animals needed to trigger official detection 50 N/A N/A
k constant of proportionality for long-range movement kernel 0.001 N/A N/A