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A Microsimulation Tool for Social Force Models

  • Péter Molnár
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Abstract

The prediction of pedestrian flows in buildings and pedestrian areas is an important concern during the planning phase of pedestrian facilities. In the last two decades several macroscopic [Henderson 1971; Helbing 1992] and microscopic [Gibbs and Marksjö 1985; Helbing 1991; Ebihara et al. 1992; Løvås 1994] models of the behavior of pedestrians have been developed for this purpose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Péter Molnár
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  1. 1.II. Institut für theoretische PhysikUniversiät StuttgartStuttgartGermany

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