CumInCAD is a Cumulative Index about publications in Computer Aided Architectural Design
supported by the sibling associations ACADIA, CAADRIA, eCAADe, SIGraDi, ASCAAD and CAAD futures

PDF papers
id ecaade2016_123
authors Puusepp, Renee, Cerrone, Damiano and Melioranski, Martin
year 2016
title Synthetic Modelling of Pedestrian Movement - Tallinn case study report
source Herneoja, Aulikki; Toni Österlund and Piia Markkanen (eds.), Complexity & Simplicity - Proceedings of the 34th eCAADe Conference - Volume 2, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland, 22-26 August 2016, pp. 473-481
wos WOS:000402064400047
summary This paper builds towards the argument that pedestrian traffic in the city can be successfully simulated with agent-based computational models if pedestrians' movement patterns are appropriately studied first. Furthermore, such simulation models, when finely calibrated and supported by onsite observations, allow planners to evaluate different urban design scenarios.We present a pilot study carried out in the centre of Tallinn, and discuss a way of how pedestrian movement simulations can be conceived. In the pilot study we recorded some 120 traces of pedestrians' movement and developed a prototype of an agent-based computational model to simulate this movement. Additionally we investigated the possibility of including solar analysis into the computational model. Already this short exercise offered us some interesting insights into how certain spatial qualities and features can drive pedestrian traffic making urban walkers to verge off the shortest routes. The pilot study was carried out in the context of the High Street project [1] for turning the centre of Tallinn into more pedestrian friendly area by redesigning urban space, calming vehicular traffic and creating new opportunities for businesses to flourish.
keywords agent-based model; urban analysis; pedestrian simulation; movement patterns; solar analysis
series eCAADe
full text file.pdf (3,899,841 bytes)
references Content-type: text/plain
Details Citation Select
100%; open Adamatzky, A (2001) Find in CUMINCAD Computing in Nonlinear Media and Automata Collectives , Institute of Physics Publishing, Bristol

100%; open Batty, M (2003) Find in CUMINCAD Agent-based Pedestrian Modelling , Longley, PA and Batty, M (eds), Advanced Spatial Analysis: The CASA Book of GIS, ESRI, New York, pp. 81-108

100%; open Broach, J, Gliebe, J and Dill, J (2009) Find in CUMINCAD Development of a Multi-class Bicyclist Route Choice Model Using Revealed Preference Data , 12th International Conference on Travel Behavior Research, Jaipur

100%; open Cerrone, D, Lehtovuori, P and Pau, H (2005) Find in CUMINCAD A Sense of Place. Exploring the potentials and possible uses of Location Based Social Network Data for urban and transportation planning in Turku City Centre. , Report, 1, pp. 1-148

100%; open Hagita, K and Mori, K (2013) Find in CUMINCAD Analysis of the influence of sun glare on traffic accidents in Japan , Journal of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies, Rio de Janeiro

100%; open Haklay, M, O'Sullivan, D, Thurstain-Goodwin, M and Schelhorn, T (2001) Find in CUMINCAD "So go downtown": simulating pedestrian movement in town centres , Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, 28(3), pp. 343-359

100%; open Helbing, D, Farkas, IJ, Molnar, P and Vicsek, T (2002) Find in CUMINCAD Simulation of Pedestrian Crowds in Normal and Evacuation Situations , Schreckenberg, M and Sarma, SD (eds), Pedestrian and evacuation dynamics, Springer Verlag, Berlin, pp. 21-58

100%; open Mayer, H, Holst, J and Imbery, F (2009) Find in CUMINCAD Human Thermal Comfort Within Urban Structures in a Central European City , Urban Climate, Yokohama, pp. 2007-2010

100%; open Morse, AF and Ziemke, T (2008) Find in CUMINCAD On the role(s) of modelling in cognitive science , Pragmatics & Cognition, 16(1), pp. 37-56

100%; open Penn, A and A, Turner (2003) Find in CUMINCAD Space Layout Affects Search Efficiency for Agents with Vision , 4th International Space Syntax Symposium, London, pp. 9.1-9.16

100%; open Penn, A and Turner, A (2002) Find in CUMINCAD Space Syntax Based Agent Simulation , International Conference on Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics, Duisburg, pp. 99-114

100%; open Prochazka, J, Cimler, R and Olsvsevicvcova, K (2015) Find in CUMINCAD Pedestrian Modelling in NetLogo , P, Sincak (eds), Emergent Trends in Robotics and Intelligent Systems, Springer, pp. 303-312

100%; open Puusepp, R (2011) Find in CUMINCAD Generating Circulation Diagrams for Architecture and Urban Design Using Multi-Agent Systems , Ph.D. Thesis, University of East London

100%; open Resnick, M (1994) Find in CUMINCAD Turtles, Termites, and Traffic Jams: Explorations in Massively Parallel Microworlds , MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts

100%; open Tahrani, S, Jallouli, J, Mareau, G and Woloszyn, P (2005) Find in CUMINCAD Towards a Virtual Reality Tool for Lighting , Proceedings of Computer Aided Architectural Design Futures, Vienna, pp. 115-124

100%; open Tiru, M (2011) Find in CUMINCAD Overview of the Sources and Challenges of Mobile Positioning Data for Statistics , Report, 1, pp. 1-5

100%; open Torrens, PM and Alberti, M (2000) Find in CUMINCAD Measuring Sprawl , CASA Working Papers, Paper 27, pp. 2-43

100%; open Whyte, WH (1980) Find in CUMINCAD The Social Life of Small Urban Spaces , Project for Public Spaces, New York

100%; open Zhu, S and Levinson, D (2015) Find in CUMINCAD Do people use the shortest path? An empirical test of wardrop's first principle , PLoS ONE, 10(8), pp. 1-18

last changed 2017/06/28 08:46
pick and add to favorite papersHOMELOGIN (you are user _anon_259951 from group guest) CUMINCAD Papers Powered by SciX Open Publishing Services 1.002