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Table 1 List of symbols

From: Measuring the effect of commuting on the performance of the Bayesian Aerosol Release Detector

Symbol Meaning
t release date and time
x, y, h, release coordinates
q release quantity
n i population of tract i
c i number of cases who live in tract i
d i dose of spores in the centroid of tract i
θ i ED-visit probability of each individual who lives in tract i, given that a release has occurred and assuming that commuting has not taken place
G commuting graph: nodes denote tracts, arcs denote commuting flows
n ij for ij, number of people who live in tract i and work in tract j; for i = j, number of people who live in tract i and who either don't work or work in tract i
c ij for ij, number of cases who live in tract i and work in tract j; for i = j, number of cases who live in tract i and who either don't work or work in tract i
Out (i) union of set {i} with the set of all tracts where people who live in tract i work
ED-visit probability of each individual who lives in tract i, given that a release has occurred and assuming that commuting has taken place