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CISM International Centre for Mechanical Sciences

Collective Dynamics from Bacteria to Crowds

An Excursion Through Modeling, Analysis and Simulation

Editors: Muntean, Adrian, Toschi, Federico (Eds.)

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  • A wide spectrum of multiscale analysis results (like convergence proofs) can be found in this book
  • Presents practically important information such as derivations of mean-field equations, methods to handle hard contacts numerically, to model group behavior
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Multiscale models in social applications combine mean-field and kinetic equations with either microscopic or macroscopic level descriptions. In this book the reader will find not only a wide spectrum of multiscale analysis results (like convergence proofs), but also practically important information such as derivations of mean-field equations, methods to handle hard contacts numerically, to model group behavior, to quantitative estimate microscopic/macroscopic segregation of competing species, to quantitative understand the limits of validity of mass-action kinetics for simple reactions.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

Table of contents (6 chapters)
  • The derivation of swarming models: Mean-field limit and Wasserstein distances

    Pages 1-46

    Carrillo, José Antonio (et al.)

  • Non smooth evolution models in crowd dynamics: mathematical and numerical issues

    Pages 47-73

    Maury, Bertrand

  • Pedestrians moving in the dark: Balancing measures and playing games on lattices

    Pages 75-103

    Muntean, Adrian (et al.)

  • Stochastic competition between two populations in space

    Pages 105-117

    Pigolotti, Simone (et al.)

  • Discrete and Continuum Dynamics of Reacting and Interacting Individuals

    Pages 119-156

    Tesser, Francesca (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Collective Dynamics from Bacteria to Crowds
Book Subtitle
An Excursion Through Modeling, Analysis and Simulation
Editors
  • Adrian Muntean
  • Federico Toschi
Series Title
CISM International Centre for Mechanical Sciences
Series Volume
553
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Wien
Copyright Holder
CISM Udine
eBook ISBN
978-3-7091-1785-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-7091-1785-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-7091-1784-2
Series ISSN
0254-1971
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 177
Number of Illustrations
29 b/w illustrations
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