CASE Researchers Addressing Issues Related to COVID-19

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The Center for Aerosol Science and Engineering faculty have been undertaking several research and educational projects.  We provide a selected list of some of the current projects here.

For more information, please contact the faculty directly or Kim Coleman, kcole@wustl.edu.


CASE PANEL DISCUSSION

April 17, 2020
How are aerosol researchers helping tackle the COVID-19 pandemic?
Presentation
Slides

 

Richard Axelbaum

  • *Advising Health Care Professionals and Workers on Choice of Filters for Respiratory Protection

Pratim Biswas

Rajan Chakrabarty

  • Spread of COVID-19: Modeling studies  (Payton Beeler)
    The Chakrabarty group has developed an age-stratified metapopulation model to predict the epidemic dynamics across the 50 U.S. States, DC, and Puerto Rico. This model forecasts state-wise statistics that include:
    – Epidemic Curve – time evolution of infected population
    – Number of ICU and hospital beds needed
    – Estimated number of unreported active COVID-19 cases
    – School closures
    – Business closures
    – Distancing elder
  • Antiviral Drug Development Studies

Randall Martin

Brent Williams

  • Indoor Air Quality Projects
  • Filter Media Testing Facility (Audrey Dang, Ben Kumfer)

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