Engineering Sciences

Title :

COVID-19 infection rate estimation

Area of research :

Engineering Sciences, Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Computer Sciences and Information Technology, Mathematical Sciences, COVID-19 Research

Focus area :

COVID-19 Infection Rate Estimation

Principal Investigator :

Prof Navin Kashyap, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, Dr Manjunath Krishnapur, Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru

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Executive Summary :

The project aims to develop a reliable means of estimating the prevalence rate or infection rate of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 within a target population. This can be used as an epidemiological or public health tool to help inform policy decisions on the appropriate interventions to impose on that population.

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