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Fuzzy Social Force Model for Pedestrian Evacuation under View-Limited Condition

Ningbo Cao, Liying Zhao, Mingtao Chen, Ruiqi Luo, Georgios I. Giannopoulos
2020 Mathematical Problems in Engineering  
Pedestrian evacuation dynamics in a classroom is always a complex process influenced by many fuzzy factors.  ...  Membership function of each input factor is calibrated based on the observed data.  ...  [14] developed a pedestrian simulation model based on fuzzy logic approach to describe crowd evacuation behaviors, and they consider the effect of assailants.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2020/2879802 fatcat:y6xoz57uwfaa5cfrjjdy5km3x4

An emergency evacuation behavior simulation method combines personality traits and emotion contagion

Rui Zhou, Yi Ou, Weichao Tang, Qian Wang, Bao Yu
2020 IEEE Access  
Simulation emergency evacuation is an important part in the field of safety engineering, affective computing plays a vital role in the popularization of artificial intelligence, computer simulation and  ...  Inspired by this field, this paper proposes a method for simulating group interactions during emergency evacuation.  ...  A fuzzy logic approach [34] was proposed to describe crowd evacuation behaviors taking the effect of assailants into account the effect of assailants.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2020.2985987 fatcat:kxq4jkbgmnclhmekzppaxrgt2m

Qualified hope: a postmodern politics of time

2009 ChoiceReviews  
This fuzzy boundary between intent and accident requires us to reconceive reading as a mode of engagement.  ...  While driving to the evacuation shelter, Jack's daughter Steffie experiences déjà vu when she sees a wreck on the side of the road.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.47-0719 fatcat:jywsvic7mfayhk3nmkmapsmq2q

Disappear here: violence after Generation X

2015 ChoiceReviews  
We are everyone you come into contact with on a daily bases. We know everything about you. We process your insurance claims and credit card charges. We control every part of your life . Together we  ...  / 1 5 This revision and evacuation of value was not lost on the young people.  ...  Remy's vision is imaged in cinematic terms: "He was lying on his side, panning across a fuzzy tree line of carpet fiber. [. . .] The world focused into being one piece at a time."  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.194366 fatcat:3lgcnbvj4ng53hhqvrf3lje2ny

1. Framing medical discourse in universal dictionaries of arts and sciences [chapter]

Elisabetta Lonati
2017 Communicating Medicine  
Composizione: Ledizioni Disegno del logo: Paola Turino STAMPATO A MILANO NEL MESE DI MAGGIO 2017 Via Alamanni 11 -20141 Milano Tutti i diritti  ...  assailed», «blood from the head», «nausea of the stomach», etc.  ...  The compiling of medical information was obviously a logical and necessary means of accumulating sufficient medical acumen to tackle a range of conditions within the home» in a new perspective, one in  ... 
doi:10.4000/books.ledizioni.8219 fatcat:apb5rfh3tjg5niwpxvtylybh2i

I Tie Flies in My Sleep

Warren D. Price, Neil R. Lundberg, Ramon B. Zabriskie, Keith W. Barney
2015 Journal of Leisure Research  
of analysis.  ...  The purpose of this paper is to deepen and expand an understanding of both combat-related PTSD and the power of leisure in an individual's recovery from combat trauma.  ...  Neil Lundberg, who has been a mentor and true friend. Thank you for seeing the value in my story and for encouraging me to tell it.  ... 
doi:10.1080/00222216.2015.11950356 fatcat:ousablgiwjcxddp3jk56kij4ui

The Excited Utterance Paradox

Steve Baicker-McKee
2017 Social Science Research Network  
Based on nothing more than John Henry Wigmore's personal belief that a witness under the throes of excitement is unable to fabricate an untruthful statement, the excited utterance exception allows parties  ...  First, the premise itself is unfounded; science absolutely does not support the notion that a witness is incapable of lying while emotionally agitated.  ...  ., On Modelling the Influence of Group Formations in a Crowd, 6 CONTEMP. SOC. SCI. 397, 397-414 (2011). 273.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.3091654 fatcat:qugplb2xujdg5p6ljspnkwpjny

Foreignness and localness in Alexandria, 1880-1914

Hanley, Robert Tignor, Molly Greene, Roger Owen, Dirk Hartog
2007 Zenodo  
This project is not a legal study or a local history of Alexandria.  ...  Instead, it aims to demythologize turn-of-the-century social structures on three levels: the urban society of Alexandria, the putative proto-national community of Egypt, and the imperial contest of West  ...  One victim said his assailant "looked like a Frenchman, with a little moustache and a Napoleon [Neopolitan?]  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4813196 fatcat:yrfykhig3vgmjhwdjz5cco6ypy

Bodies as evidence: security, knowledge, and power

Emily C. Kaufman
2020 Social & Cultural Geography  
In this chapter, I have attended to the costs of the European border regime by proposing forensics not only as a set of logics (Andersson 2014) or a tool, but as a methodological approach, an art of  ...  or even absurdities of the binary logic of governance founded on bodily measures.  ...  C O N C L U S I O N Discontinuities and Diversity Mark Maguire and Ursula Rao Bodies as Evidence emerged over several years from a series of informal conversations and formal workshops.  ... 
doi:10.1080/14649365.2020.1732523 fatcat:fnk2lbajzrd3plk4cg4ufixpbu

Strategic assessment 1997: flashpoints and force structure

1997 ChoiceReviews  
Digital images used on cover one and pages ii and iii, are courtesy of NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Earth Sciences Directorate Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Strategic assessment  ...  The principal authors of those papers were:  ...  evacuation in the event of a nuclear exchange.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.35-1176 fatcat:w4mihlxbvbhejgrg34jfbsymke

Religion und Kultur: Europa, 1500–1800. By Kaspar von Greyerz. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2000. Pp. 395. DM 58

Marc R. Forster
2002 The Journal of modern history  
But on the early roots of Popper's approach to psychology, science, and logic, Hacohen's biography has much to offer. There are, I must finally mention, gaps in the bibliography.  ...  applied to the effect of Venetian rule on local production.  ... 
doi:10.1086/376215 fatcat:4j6g4sz6srellcnvuetvcdqf4u

Lake Methodism: polite literature and popular religion in England, 1780-1830

2014 ChoiceReviews  
Jürgen Habermas, The Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere: An Inquiry into a Category of Bourgeois Society, trans.  ...  This language of scientific penetration finds an eerie echo in Frankenstein, who is "embued with a fervent longing to penetrate the secrets of nature" (199).  ...  Though the events shrank as they became more common, initial crowds were the stuff of legend: in the summer of 1742, at the tiny parish of Cambuslang outside of Glasgow, Whitefield attracted a crowd of  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.52-0131 fatcat:zfsg77jeinfrpcslcdby2nyqla

Cinema at the end of empire: a politics of transition in Britain and India

2007 ChoiceReviews  
effects of Hollywood films on colonial audiences.  ...  significance, when the shock of an elsewhere or the press of the other crowded in on the experience of the here and the now.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.44-2611 fatcat:f7zo5icvcfaqjlchuzzmhqold4

Who Cares? The Terror of Dementia in Ian McEwan's Saturday [chapter]

Peter Simonsen, Sally Chivers, Ulla Kriebernegg
2017 Care Home Stories  
with dementia, a fuzzy hat, flannel shirts, warm socks.  ...  During my stay, a powerful storm flooded the transformer in the basement, forcing the evacuation of the residents to various locations depending on their level of frailty.  ...  humane approach.  ... 
doi:10.14361/9783839438053-016 fatcat:zqhoo7vnnrg7vfsrkcbjczj5ji

Refuge 32.2 (Special Issue) Print Copy

2016 Refuge  
Acknowledgments This paper benefitted from the exceptional research assistance of Nora Fien and was supported by the University Research Grant Program at the University of Manitoba.  ...  fuzzy.  ...  Danang was too crowded for my liking-Vietnam's population has doubled since I left.  ... 
doi:10.25071/1920-7336.40419 fatcat:dkqayye6qvg7xkpdxnp2n7gere
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