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id ecaade2013_165
authors Simeone, Davide; Kalay, Yehuda E.; Schaumann, Davide and Hong, Seung Wan
year 2013
title Modelling and Simulating Use Processes in Buildings
source Stouffs, Rudi and Sariyildiz, Sevil (eds.), Computation and Performance – Proceedings of the 31st eCAADe Conference – Volume 2, Faculty of Architecture, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands, 18-20 September 2013, pp. 59-67
summary In this paper, we propose a new approach to simulating users’ behavior in yet un-built buildings. For this purpose, we have developed a model that connects two different representations: a formal representation of the building use, by means of a method borrowed from Business Process Modeling and Notation (BPMN) approach; and a game-engine based 3D virtual environment, where this process is effectively simulated and integrated with some autonomous behaviour of users/agents. The model has been applied to two test cases, where the activities of doctors, nurses, patients, and visitors in different hospitals were tracked, simulated, and reviewed by medical professionals for validation.
wos WOS:000340643600005
keywords Building use simulation; human behaviour modelling; BPMN; activity-based modelling; building performances prediction.
series eCAADe
email davide.simeone@uniroma1.it
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