Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics 2008

  • Wolfram W. F. Klingsch
  • Christian Rogsch
  • Andreas Schadschneider
  • Michael Schreckenberg
Conference proceedings

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-04504-2

Table of contents (79 papers)

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Experiment and Evacuation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. The UK WTC9/11 Evacuation Study: An Overview of the Methodologies Employed and Some Preliminary Analysis
      Edwin R. Galea, Lynn Hulse, Rachel Day, Asim Siddiqui, Gary Sharp, Karen Boyce et al.
      Pages 3-24
    3. Evacuation Movement in Photoluminescent Stairwells
      Guylène Proulx, Noureddine Bénichou
      Pages 25-42
    4. Automatic Extraction of Pedestrian Trajectories from Video Recordings
      Maik Boltes, Armin Seyfried, Bernhard Steffen, Andreas Schadschneider
      Pages 43-54
    5. Stairwell Evacuation from Buildings: What We Know We Don’t Know
      Richard D. Peacock, Jason D. Averill, Erica D. Kuligowski
      Pages 55-66
    6. Evacuation of a High Floor Metro Train in a Tunnel Situation: Experimental Findings
      Monika Oswald, Hubert Kirchberger, Christian Lebeda
      Pages 67-81
    7. FDS+Evac: An Agent Based Fire Evacuation Model
      Timo Korhonen, Simo Hostikka, Simo Heliövaara, Harri Ehtamo
      Pages 109-120
    8. Enhanced Empirical Data for the Fundamental Diagram and the Flow Through Bottlenecks
      Armin Seyfried, Maik Boltes, Jens Kähler, Wolfram Klingsch, Andrea Portz, Tobias Rupprecht et al.
      Pages 145-156
    9. Parameters of Pedestrian Flow for Modeling Purposes
      Valerii V. Kholshevnikov, Dmitrii A. Samoshin
      Pages 157-170
    10. Emergency Preparedness in the Case of a Tsunami—Evacuation Analysis and Traffic Optimization for the Indonesian City of Padang
      Gregor Lämmel, Marcel Rieser, Kai Nagel, Hannes Taubenböck, Günter Strunz, Nils Goseberg et al.
      Pages 171-182
    11. Case Studies on Evacuation Behaviour in a Hotel Building in BART and in Real Life
      Margrethe Kobes, Nancy Oberijé, Martina Duyvis
      Pages 183-201
    12. Analysis of Empirical Trajectory Data of Pedestrians
      Anders Johansson, Dirk Helbing
      Pages 203-214
    13. Model-Based Real-Time Estimation of Building Occupancy During Emergency Egress
      Robert Tomastik, Satish Narayanan, Andrzej Banaszuk, Sean Meyn
      Pages 215-224
    14. Prediction and Mitigation of Crush Conditions in Emergency Evacuations
      Peter J. Harding, Martyn Amos, Steve Gwynne
      Pages 233-246

About these proceedings


Hotel Terminal behavior evacuation dynamics human behaviour mathematical modelling optimization pedestrian dynamics safety simulation traffic

Editors and affiliations

  • Wolfram W. F. Klingsch
    • 1
  • Christian Rogsch
    • 2
  • Andreas Schadschneider
    • 3
  • Michael Schreckenberg
    • 4
  1. 1.LS für Baustofftechnologie und, BrandschutzBergische Universität WuppertalWuppertalGermany
  2. 2.LS für Baustofftechnologie und, BrandschutzBergische Universität WuppertalWuppertalGermany
  3. 3.Inst. Theoretische PhysikUniversität KölnKölnGermany
  4. 4.Physik von Transport, und VerkehrUniversität Duisburg-EssenDuisburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Mathematics and Statistics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-04503-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-04504-2