Minisymposium: New Developments in Models of Traffic and Crowds

  • Poul G. Hjorth
  • Mads Peter Sørensen
Conference paper
Part of the Mathematics in Industry book series (MATHINDUSTRY, volume 26)


Modern society is increasingly faced with problems arising from overcrowded and congested motorways, and control of large crowds (sometimes failing, resulting in casualties, even loss of life). Over-engineering or oversizing available space is not always an option, and there is a need for mathematically sophisticated solutions arising from dynamical systems modelling.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer ScienceTechnical University of DenmarkKgs LyngbyDenmark

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