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Disperse or unite? A mathematical model of coordinated attack

By Steven Alpern, Robbert Fokkink, Joram Op Den Kelder and Thomas Lidbetter


We introduce a new type of search game that involves a group of immobile hiders rather than a single hider. We provide the mathematical framework for the game and we show that the game is useful to understand under what conditions attackers disperse or unite

Topics: QA Mathematics
Publisher: Springer
Year: 2010
DOI identifier: 10.1007/978-3-642-17197-0_15
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Provided by: LSE Research Online
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