Boundedness and Stability Properties of Solutions of Mathematical Model of Measles.




Measles;Deterministic; $S-I-R$; epidemic; Basic Reproductive Number $(R_{0})$; Disease-free equilibrium, endemic equilibrium; Asymptotic Stability, Direct Lyapunov method; Global stability


In this paper, asymptotic stability and global asymptotic stability of solutions to a deterministic and compartmental mathematical model of measles infection is considered using the ideas of the Jacobian determinant as well as the second method of Lyapunov, criteria/conditions that guaranteed asymptotic stability of disease free equilibrium and endemic equilibrium were established. Also the basic reproductive number $R_0$ was obtained. The results in this work compliments existing work and provided further information in controlling the disease in an open population.


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How to Cite

Ogundare, B. S., & Akingbade, J. (2021). Boundedness and Stability Properties of Solutions of Mathematical Model of Measles. Tamkang Journal of Mathematics, 52(1), 91-112.