Complex networks

Understanding individual and collective human mobility patterns in twelve crowding events occurred in Shenzhen

Crowding events, which pose tremendous pressure to city management and society safety, are a typical manifestation of anomalous human mobility in metropolitan areas. However, we are still lacking a comprehensive understanding of the anomalous human …

Research on Evolution of Large Passenger Flow in Urban Metro Based on Anomalous Mobility Network

In order to reveal the evolutionary mechanism of large passenger flow in urban metro, this paper introduces the concept of anomalous mobility network. Complex network analysis is used to study the structural complexity and dynamic evolution of …

Understanding coupling dynamics of public transportation networks

Subway and bus networks work as an integrated multiplex transportation system and play an indispensable role in modern big cities. Even though a variety of works have investigated the coupling dynamics of multiplex transportation networks, empirical …

A mobility network approach to identify and anticipate large crowd gatherings

The study of large crowd gatherings combines aspects of longer-range human mobility with site-specific pedestrian dynamics. Recently, substantial progress has been made in understanding the collective behaviors of crowds on the site-specific scale. …