During the SARS period in 2003, my colleagues and I tried to use some mathematical models to understand the spread of the disease. The results have been published in the following medical journal.


Tuen Wai Ng, Gabriel Turinici and Antoine Danchin, A Double Epidemic Model for the SARS Propagation, BMC Infectious Diseases 2003, 3:19 (10 Sep 2003)

The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at:


The paper has attracted some attention both locally and internationally. Because of this, I was invited to give a talk on the modeling of SARS propagation at the Sustainable Development Unit of the government in March, 2004