Modelling passenger flow at airport terminals : individual agent decision model for stochastic passenger behaviour

Ma, Wenbo, Fookes, Clinton, Kleinschmidt, Tristan, & Yarlagadda, Prasad (2012) Modelling passenger flow at airport terminals : individual agent decision model for stochastic passenger behaviour. In SIMULTECH 2012, Rome.

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Airport system is complex. Passenger dynamics within it appear to be complicate as well. Passenger behaviours outside standard processes are regarded more significant in terms of public hazard and service rate issues. In this paper, we devised an individual agent decision model to simulate stochastic passenger behaviour in airport departure terminal. Bayesian networks are implemented into the decision making model to infer the probabilities that passengers choose to use any in-airport facilities. We aim to understand dynamics of the discretionary activities of passengers.

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ID Code: 52640
Item Type: Conference Paper
Keywords: Agent-based model, Bayesian network
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2012 [please consult the author]
Deposited On: 22 Jul 2012 22:28
Last Modified: 30 Nov 2012 14:10

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