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Table 3 Overview of calibration experiments

From: Development of a new version of the Liverpool Malaria Model. II. Calibration and validation for West Africa

step Parameter area SC result
step 1 pd= 0 - - -
step 1.1 S [5, 30] northern Sahel SC(HBR a , EIR a ) S : = 10 mm
step 1.2 U 2 [500, 1000] West Africa SC(all) U 2 : = 500 mm
step 1.3 #E p [50, 150] Sahel SC(HBR a , EIR a ) #E p [75, 125]
step 1.4 CAP [250, 2000] West Africa SC(all) CAP [300, 900]
step 2 CAP [300, 900] West Africa SC(HBR a , EIR a ) CAP: 400 fertile
  #E p [70, 130]    females, #Ep : = 120 eggs,
  pd [0, 10]    pd: = -10%
  1. Overview in terms of the evaluation of the performed calibration steps. Columns: step: step number; parameter: particular settings of the model parameter; area: area of interest; SC: applied skill score; result: result of the calibration step (for more details see text).