Application of Symbiotic Decision Support to Managed Evacuation Studies Using a Perennial Framework

  • Seth Normand Hetu
  • Gary Tan
Part of the Proceedings in Information and Communications Technology book series (PICT, volume 4)


A perennial simulation is used to optimize a managed evacuation through the use of symbiotic simulation in conjunction with the Indriya sensor network. To the best of our knowledge, this represents the first full-scale application of perennial simulation to the building of a computer simulation system. We show several key benefits from the use of this modeling methodology technique, and present components of the designed system.


Virtual World Crisis Management Winter Simulation Social Force Model Acoustic Target 
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  • Seth Normand Hetu
    • 1
  • Gary Tan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science, School of ComputingNational University of SingaporeSingapore

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