Representation of human behaviour in fire

DOIResolve DOI:
AuthorSearch for: ; Search for:
TypeBook Chapter
Book titleEvacuation Modeling Trends
SubjectCivil engineering; Behavioral sciences; Simulation and modeling
AbstractThis chapter addresses the information available to current practitioners regarding how people typically behave during an evacuation, the tools used to represent this performance and how these tools might be properly implemented. The focus is on individual evacuee performance—what we know about it and how it might be represented. This chapter is then intended to encourage practitioners to ask questions of their assumptions and of the models deployed in order to produce credible and robust solutions.
Publication date
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
AffiliationConstruction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
NPARC number23000288
Export citationExport as RIS
Report a correctionReport a correction
Record identifierf1d7f1d8-f870-457d-b7b3-893f73af1b1c
Record created2016-07-05
Record modified2016-07-05
Bookmark and share
  • Share this page with Facebook (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Twitter (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Google+ (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Delicious (Opens in a new window)