A Mean-Field Game of Evacuation in Multilevel Building

@article{Djehiche2017AMG,
  title={A Mean-Field Game of Evacuation in Multilevel Building},
  author={Boualem Djehiche and Alain Tcheukam Siwe and Hamidou Tembine},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control},
  year={2017},
  volume={62},
  pages={5154-5169}
}
This paper puts forward a simple mean-field game that captures some of the key dynamic features of crowd and pedestrian flows in multilevel building evacuations. It considers both microscopic and macroscopic route choice by strategic agents. To achieve this, we use mean-field differential game with local congestion measure based on the location of the agent in the building. Including the local mean-field term and its evolution along the path causes a sort of dispersion of the flow: the agents… 

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