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evacuation using elevators
Lecture presented at the Human Behaviour in Fire conference July 2009 by
Michael Kinsey and Prof Ed Galea describing buildingEXODUS elevator
model and its application to high-rise building evacuation. The full
text of this paper can be found on the FSEG web pages at
http://fseg.gre.ac.uk/fire/pub.asp, paper 227.
Various evacuation strategies are examined involving four staircases and
32 elevators arranged in four groups of 8 cars. The building contains