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A Data-Efficient Approach for Evacuation Demand Generation and Dissipation Prediction in Urban Rail Transit System

Xiaoqing Dai, Han Qiu, Lijun Sun
2021 Sustainability  
Then, based on these mathematical expressions, we develop a simulation system to imitate the spatio-temporal evolution of evacuation demand within the whole network under disruptions.  ...  One general observation we draw from the results is that the most vulnerable stations under disruption, where the locations peak evacuation demand occurs, are mainly turn-back stations, closed stations  ...  Evacuation demand prediction under disruptions can support both proactive emergency plan design and real-time emergency response.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13179692 fatcat:udurpu7ecvgind6hos7noagc2m


1980 Journal of Physics of the Earth  
The "go home" behavior is the prevailing action for people in the downtown area of a large city. Mass evacuations from Sakae area in Nagoya City after an issue of warning are simulated.  ...  Supply systems (water, electricity, city gas, etc.) and emergency service systems (fire fighting, mass evacuation, etc.) are evaluated based on fault net analysis.  ...  In the case of a weekend, more persons are successfully evacuated by METRO than in the case of a weekday. It means that on a weekend more persons are in SUB-ROAD than on a weekday.  ... 
doi:10.4294/jpe1952.28.59 fatcat:gzyhygrplfdb3cvrt6xgvdqlfi

Optimization-based Calibration for Micro-level Agent-based Simulation of Pedestrian Behavior in Public Spaces

Daniil Voloshin, Dmitriy Rybokonenko, Vladislav Karbovskii
2015 Procedia Computer Science  
Pedestrian and crowd models have been on a rise over the past few decades which has been marked by emergence of a multitude of approaches and their implementations.  ...  Not only do researchers aim to assure that proposed algorithms correlate with the real-world mechanisms of collective behavior, but seek ways to adjust the crucial parameters of the model that vary between  ...  Experimental research in this paper is financially supported by The Russian Scientific Foundation, Agreement #14-21-00137 (15.08.2014).  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2015.11.043 fatcat:clavyiyi5vchxmso5hzhjqq3qq

Applying Hybrid Decision-Making Method Based on Fuzzy AHP-WOWA Operator for Emergency Alternative Evaluation of Unattended Train Operation Metro System

Bobo Zhao, Tao Tang, Bin Ning
2016 Mathematical Problems in Engineering  
theory in emergency management of UTO metro system.  ...  It is difficult to provide the precise decision value under one criterion and to evaluate the emergency alternatives among multiple dispatchers.  ...  S5 The passengers will be evacuated by the station staff on the platform. Step 2.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2016/4105079 fatcat:q5furoheabdqrd37vimmlk3uoe

Dynamic Spreading Model of Passenger Group Panic considering Official Guidance Information in Subway Emergencies

Jiayang Li, Jiafu Tang, Dan Wang
2019 Mathematical Problems in Engineering  
When emergencies erupt in the course of transportation, panic will spread among passengers.  ...  Finally, it is proved in the essay by mathematical analysis and simulation tests that official guidance instructions can effectively control the spread of panic and quickly stabilize the system.  ...  [11] conducted a simulation experiment of emergency evacuation at Junbo station of Beijing subway line 1.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2019/4691641 fatcat:34k5ol3jpjgbpm3pb5x4dfwhxq

Improving Emergency Response to Mass Casualty Incidents

Marcus Lucas da Silva, Vassilis Kostakos, Mitsuji Matsumoto
2008 2008 Sixth Annual IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom)  
The prototype we have developed provides an early assessment of the health condition of victims in mass casualty incidents, such as in a metro terrorist attack scenario.  ...  In this paper we describe a system that helps emergency response services optimize their efficiency and coordination.  ...  These agents inform the train master/drivers when abnormal events are detected by the sensors appended on the metro carriages.  ... 
doi:10.1109/percom.2008.71 dblp:conf/percom/SilvaKM08 fatcat:n7xz7nunebfghpvviq7t7rjidi

Analysis of Failures and Influence Factors of Critical Infrastructures: A Case of Metro

Yongliang Deng, Liangliang Song, Jianliang Zhou, Na Xu, Guodong Ni, Linxiu Wang
2020 Advances in Civil Engineering  
Firstly, based on the FMECA and influence diagram theory, this paper proposes a new analytical framework to study metro equipment failure in accordance with system decomposition.  ...  This study has the potential to offer suggestions in regard to metro equipment design, operation, and maintenance for raising the safety level in metro operation.  ...  By investigating the emergency evacuation during fire outbreak in metro station, Tsukahara et al.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2020/2301276 fatcat:o3fsw3ry7nbvxb45xtmknqdnd4

A Hybrid Temporal-Spatio Forecasting Approach for Passenger Flow Status in Chinese High-Speed Railway Transport Hub

Zhengyu Xie, Limin Jia, Yong Qin, Li Wang
2013 Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society  
The approach combined temporal forecasting based on radial basis function neural network (RBF NN) and spatio forecasting based on spatial correlation degree.  ...  Computational experiments on actual passenger flow status from a specific bottleneck position and its correlation points in HRTH showed that the proposed approach is effective to forecast the passenger  ...  [8] introduced the passenger evacuation design in the construction of metros in China and proposed a dynamic model to simulate the passenger evacuation. Jiang et al.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2013/239039 fatcat:66jqhyiuinfqjk2w3lhhfzyybu

Emotion-Based Crowd Simulation Model Based on Physical Strength Consumption for Emergency Scenarios [article]

Mingliang Xu, Chaochao Li, Pei Lv, Wei Chen, Zhigang Deng, Bing Zhou, Dinesh Manocha
2019 arXiv   pre-print
We highlight the performance on different scenarios and compare the resulting behaviors with real-world video sequences.  ...  Our approach can reliably predict changes in physical strength consumption and panic levels of individuals in an emergency situation.  ...  Each video begins with initial normal behavior and ends with sequences of abnormal behavior.  ... 
arXiv:1801.00216v4 fatcat:amgfriw7yrbuheeondp3xygeky

Dynamic Decision-Making Process of Evacuees during Post-Earthquake Evacuation near an Automatic Flap Barrier Gate System: A Broken Windows Perspective

Yu Song, Jia Liu, Qian Liu
2021 Sustainability  
The simulations reveal that BW provides a contextualized understanding of emergency evacuation with a similar effect to the traditional metaphor.  ...  An interesting metaphor, broken windows (BW), is utilized to interpret people's actual behavior during evacuation.  ...  In this study, although the BWB is an abnormal or even immoral behavior in daily life, it is encouraged as the evacuation efficiency improves to a certain extent.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13168771 fatcat:6hcpymevuzb2bevuiv34ikian4

An Intelligent IoT Approach for Analyzing and Managing Crowds

Najla Al-Nabhan, Shouq Alenazi, Salwa Alquwaifili, Shahad Alzamzami, Leen Altwayan, Nouf Alaloula, Raghad Alowaini, A. B. M. Alim Al Islam
2021 IEEE Access  
We evaluated our proposed approach by performing simulations based on real data sets and scenarios.  ...  area, identify evacuation paths for pilgrims and guide the pilgrims to avoid congestion in real time.  ...  , hospitals, restaurants, metro stations, entrances, exits and other paths.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2021.3099531 fatcat:edfi2vmjxbeprf7j535rldrzzm

Building Analytical Support for Homeland Security [chapter]

Sanjay Jain, Charles W. Hutchings, Yung-Tsun Tina Lee
2015 Modeling and Simulation Support for System of Systems Engineering Applications  
Some software products or services may have been identified in the context in this paper.  ...  The metro rail authorities actually close the Smithsonian metro station that is nearest to the National Mall to allow better management of the crowd flow on July 4.  ...  It models the evacuation of people from the incident area using metro rail system. The metro system lines passing through the incident area are modeled.  ... 
doi:10.1002/9781118501757.ch9 fatcat:jzbijqqgyjbmzmckdstd4tfmdm

Temporal and Spatial Evolution of Passenger Flow in an Urban Rail Transit Network During Station Closure

Yuedi Yang, Jun Liu, Pan Shang, Xuchao Chen, Jingjia Cao
2021 IEEE Access  
In this study, we focused on the evolution of passenger flow in an urban rail transit network in both temporal and spatial dimensions under the event of station closure.  ...  Based on the extended space-time-state hyper network, a passenger flow evolution model that aimed to minimize the usage cost during station closure was established considering the strict capacity constraints  ...  Other scholars paid more attention to pedestrian evacuation in stations or vehicles during natural disasters and emergencies.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2021.3059756 fatcat:72fbocd53rgsjnwgxpixu4ctmq

Simulation of pedestrian evacuation route choice using social force model in large-scale public space: Comparison of five evacuation strategies

Jibiao Zhou, Yanyong Guo, Sheng Dong, Minjie Zhang, Tianqi Mao, Peng Chen
2019 PLoS ONE  
Data were collected by video recording from Tian-yi square for 36 hours in city of Ningbo, China. A pedestrian evacuation simulation model was developed based on the social force model (SFM).  ...  The simulation results showed that, (a) in terms of total evacuation time, the performance of S4 and S5 which considering the capacity and density factors were best in all evacuation scenarios, the performance  ...  collection, and double thank Xinsai Shi and Bintao Liu for their great help in graphic polishing.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0221872 pmid:31490974 pmcid:PMC6730895 fatcat:hrodnekx6nay7mb6i3dcaed5oi

Safety risk management of underground engineering in China: Progress, challenges and strategies

Qihu Qian, Peng Lin
2016 Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering  
human behaviors; (2) technological innovation in safety risk management; and (3) design of safety risk management regulations.  ...  Based on the analysis of the typical accidents in China in the last decade, the new challenges in the safety risk management for underground engineering are identified as follows: (1) control of unsafe  ...  (iii) In the operation stage, the maintenance plans for equipment and facilities are generated and the evacuation plan in case of emergency is simulated by using the BIM.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jrmge.2016.04.001 fatcat:ju2men6hvfbitfp6dr5hc2yvqm
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