Handling congestion in crowd motion modeling

  title={Handling congestion in crowd motion modeling},
  author={Bertrand Maury and Aude Roudneff-Chupin and Filippo Santambrogio and Juliette Venel},
  journal={Networks Heterog. Media},
We address here the issue of congestion in the modeling of crowd motion, in the non-smooth framework: contacts between people are not anticipated and avoided, they actually occur, and they are explicitly taken into account in the model. We limit our approach to very basic principles in terms of behavior, to focus on the particular problems raised by the non-smooth character of the models. We consider that individuals tend to move according to a desired, or spontaneous, velocity. We account… 

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