An Experience-Based Approach to Simulate Virtual Crowd Behaviors Under the Influence of Alcohol

  • Vinícius Jurinic CassolEmail author
  • Cliceres Mack Dal Bianco
  • Alexandre Carvalho
  • Jovani Brasil
  • Maristela Monteiro
  • Soraia Raupp Musse
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9238)


Different models and tools are available in order to simulate homogeneous crowds taking into account different parameters. In this paper we present a framework to simulate heterogeneous crowds where we emphasize how the presence of alcohol into the simulated agents can make influence on the crowd behavior. Despite the obvious difficulty to evaluate results, this paper proposes a metric to compare the alcohol impact in crowd simulations and also taking as reference a real life scenario.



The project AutoScene is supported by Facin/PUCRS and Brazilian Research Agencies CAPES and FAPERGS.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vinícius Jurinic Cassol
    • 1
    Email author
  • Cliceres Mack Dal Bianco
    • 1
  • Alexandre Carvalho
    • 1
  • Jovani Brasil
    • 1
  • Maristela Monteiro
    • 2
  • Soraia Raupp Musse
    • 1
  1. 1.Virtual Humans Simulation LaboratoryPontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande Do Sul - PUCRSPorto AlegreBrazil
  2. 2.Pan American Health OrganizationWashington, DCUSA

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