Covid-19 Modelling AotearoaA transdisciplinary group of academic researchers and scientists working to help Aotearoa New Zealand face the Covid-19 pandemic.
Our Covid-19 modelling influences policy decisions, so we make it publicly available as soon as we can. All of our published work is assessed by our fast and committed peer review team to enable a degree of scientific certainty within the parameters of rapid change.
About Covid-19 Modelling Aotearoa
Covid-19 Modelling Aotearoa arose under the leadership of Te Pūnaha Matatini investigators, and has been a standalone programme hosted by the University of Auckland since January 2021.
What is epidemiological modelling and what is it used for?
Mathematical models are simplified representations of real-world processes expressed in mathematical language. In epidemiology, models are used to understand the way infectious diseases spread through populations.