Emergency evacuation in MRT platforms

  • Carlo Vincienzo G. Dajac National Institute of Physics, University of the Philippines Diliman
  • Jose Perico H. Esguerra National Institute of Physics, University of the Philippines Diliman
Keywords: crowd dynamics, panic situation, complex systems

Abstract

A platform for simulating crowd dynamics in Metro Manila's MRT stations was developed. It is able to perform simulations on various station layouts, but the main focus is North Avenue station. The intention is to assess the safety of the station for varying number of train passengers.

Published
2017-06-07
Section
Complex Systems and Data Analytics