Scientists and engineers worldwide are battling the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some examples of their work, including epidemiological analysis, diagnostics, and ventilator models.

COVID-19 Research and Development with MATLAB and Simulink

Electricity demand during pandemic times: The case of the COVID-19 in Spain

Santiago A. Moreno-Munoz et al, Energy Policy, January 2021
paper

Study of the operation of taxi cars in an emergency situation

Dimitar Grozev et al, IOPScience, September 2020
paper

A SIQ mathematical model on COVID-19 investigating the lockdown effect

Archana Singh Bhaduria, Infectious Disease Modelling, January 7 2021
paper

In-host Mathematical Modelling of COVID-19 in Humans

Esteban A. Hernandez-Vargas and Jorge X. Velasco-Hernandez, Annual Reviews in Control, September 30 2020
paper

Immune responses to SARS-CoV-2 in three children of parents with symptomatic COVID-19

Shidan Tosif et al, Nature Communications, November 11 2020
paper

Testing sewage to home in on Covid-19

Scott Murray, Institute for Data, Systems, and Society, October 28, 2020
article, paper with MATLAB code

How to determine when COVID-19 pool testing will be most effective

Behind the Headlines, mathworks.com, August 6 2020
blog post

Mathematical analysis on the dynamics of COVID-19 in India using SIR Epidemic Model

Zargar and Khanday, Mapana Journal of Sciences, August 6 2020
paper

Optimal COVID-19 quarantine and testing strategies

Chad R. Wells et al, Nature Communications, 2021
paper

Management strategies in a SEIR-type model of COVID 19 community spread

Anca Rǎdulescu et al, Nature: Scientific Reports, December 4 2020
paper

The math behind epidemics

Alison Hill, Physics Today, November 1 2020
paper, MATLAB code

A deep transfer learning model with classical data augmentation and CGAN to detect COVID-19 from chest CT radiography digital images

Mohamed Loey et al, Special Issue: Bio-Inspired Computing for Deep Learning Applications, October 26 2020
paper

Modeling lung perfusion abnormalities to explain early COVID-19 hypoxemia

Jacob Herrmann et al, Nature Communications, September 28 2020
paper

Avoiding COVID-19: Aerosol Guidelines

Matthew Evans, medRxiv, June 5 2020
paper preprint

Second Version of a COVID-19 Simulator

Cleve Moler, Cleve's Corner, March 29, 2020
blog post and MATLAB code and app

The effect of weather data on the spread of COVID-19 in Jordan

Eman Abdelhafez et al, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, January 9 2021
paper

Empirical model for short-time prediction of COVID-19 spreading

Marti Catala et al, PLOS Computational Biology, December 9 2020
paper

Design of 3D-printable nasopharyngeal swabs in Matlab for COVID-19 testing

Yilun Sun et al, Transactions on Additive Manufacturing Meets Medicine, September 9 2020
paper

A quantitative and qualitative analysis of the COVID-19 pandemic model

Sarbaz Khoshnaw et al, Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, September 2020
paper

A COVID-19 Epidemiological Model for Community and Policy Maker Use

Alex De Visscher, Concordia University, arXiv, March 19, 2020
paper preprint with model code

COVID-19 SimBiology SEIR Model Examples

Fulden Buyukozturk, MATLAB File Exchange, May 29 2020

COVID-19 Spread Predictor

Ahmed Abel-Gawad, MATLAB File Exchange, July 18th
MATLAB code

Ventilator Research and Development Resources

These MATLAB and Simulink examples and research papers were used to help with the ventilator shortage. Some are foundational references.

Pressure - Volume Controlled Mechanical Ventilator: Modeling and Simulation

Fikret YALÇINKAY, 9th International Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering (ELECO), 2015
paper

Ventilator Example with Closed-Loop Control on Low Cost Hardware

Steve Miller, GitHub, April 2020
GitHub repo with Simulink and Simscape models

Neonatal Ventilator Modeling using Simulink

Ravali K, GitHub, April 2020
GitHub repo with Simulink and Simscape models

Artificial Ventilation Simulator

Jakub R'afl, Czech Technical University in Prague, 2008
Masters thesis

A Novel Methodology for the Design of a Portable Ventilator

Subha Hency Jose P. et al, International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE), November 2019
paper

Medical Ventilator with Lung Model (Simscape Example)

Positive-pressure medical ventilator system that models the lung using Translational Mechanical Converter (MA), which converts moist air pressure into translational motion. 
Simscape model

Modelling and Simulation of Pressure Controlled Mechanical Ventilation System

Noman Q. Al-Naggar, Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering (JBiSE), 2015
paper