Developing a New Microscopic Approach to Evacuation Modeling by Measuring the Biomechanical Processes and Cognitive Components of Pedestrians Walking in Close Proximities

Hossein Tavana, Peter Thompson, K E Boyce, Hakan Frantzich, Daniel Nilsson, Denise McGrath

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Abstract

This article presents the findings of experimental work which underpins the development of a new approach to modeling evacuation. We intend that this model can be used in the future to more precisely and accurately model the movement of individuals, characterize complex crowd dynamics, and contribute to the design of safe buildings and infrastructures.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationFPE eXTRA
Publication statusPublished (in print/issue) - Sep 2022

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