Publications and Presentations


Journal articles
Experimental study of architectural adjustments on pedestrian flow features at bottleneck, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, 2019, 083402.
Wang Jianyu, Jian Ma*, Lin Peng, Chen Juan, Fu Zhijian*, Li Tao, and Majid Sarvi,
The Impact of an Obstacle on Competitive Evacuation Through a Bottleneck, Fire Technology, in press, doi: 10.1007/s10694-019-00838-4
Peng Lin*, Dongli Gao, Guoyuan Wang, Fanyu Wu, Jian Ma, Youliang Si, and Tong Ran,
An experimental study of exit position on escape efficiency using mice under competition, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, 2019, 013405.
F Y Wu, P Lin*, D L Gao, Z K Wang, K H Wang and Jian Ma,
Comprehensive evaluation of signal-coordinated arterials on traffic safety, Analytic Methods in Accident Research, 2019, 21:32-43. DOI: 10.1016/j.amar.2019.01.001
Yingfei Fan, Guopeng Zhang, Jian Ma, Jaeyoung Lee, Teng Meng, Xiaoning Zhang, and Xinguo Jiang*,
Forecasting short-term passenger flow: an empirical study on Shenzhen metro, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2018, in press.
Tang, Liyang, Zhao, Yang*, Cabrera, Javier Jian Ma, and Tsui, Kwok Leung
Cellular automaton modeling of pedestrian movement behavior on escalator, Chinese Physics B, 2018, in press.
Furong Yue, Juan Chen, Jian Ma*, Weiguo Song, and Siuming Lo
基于用户均衡理论的疏散人员出口分配方法,中国安全科学学报,2018,in press.
刘杨, 陈娟, and 马剑*,
一类二阶随机中立型偏微分方程吸引集和拟不变集[J]. 数学物理学报. In press
范英飞, 章国鹏, 江欣国, and 马剑.
成渝城市群经济与交通运输通道协同演化表征方法[J]. 交通运输系统工程与信息, 2018, 18(3): 234-241.
范英飞, 章国鹏, 徐梦清, 马剑, and 江欣国.
Geometric constraint based pedestrian movement model on stairways, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and Applications, 2018, 505: 1212-1230.
Juan Chen, Jian Ma, and Siuming Lo,
A fine discrete field cellular automaton for pedestrian dynamics integrating pedestrian heterogeneity, anisotropy, and time-dependent characteristics, Transportation Research Part C, 2018, 91:37-61.
Zhijian Fu, Qihao Jia, Junmin Chen, Jian Ma, Ke Han, and Lin Luo.
地铁站内乘客选择步梯与扶梯模式研究,交通运输工程与信息学报,2018,16(2):57-63.
李涛, 吴凡雨, 林鹏, 卢戈南, and 马剑*
Moving characteristics of single file passengers considering the effect of ship trim and heeling, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 2018, 490:476-487.
Jinlu Sun, Shouxiang Lu, Siuming Lo, Jian Ma, and Qimiao Xie.
A numerical study of contact force in competitive evacuation. Chin. Phys. B, 2017, 26(10): 104501-104501.
Peng Lin, Jian Ma, Fan-Yu Wu, Guo-Guan Wang, and Jian-Yu Wang.
Required width of exit to avoid the faster-is-slower effect in highly competitive evacuation, Chin. Phys. B, 2017, 26(8): 84504-084504.
Yu-Chun Zhang, Jian Ma, You-Liang Si, Tong Ran, Fan-Yu Wu, Guo-Yuan Wang, and Peng Lin
Pedestrian ascent and descent fundamental diagram on stairway, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, 2017, P083403
Juan Chen, SM Lo, and Jian Ma
大断面隧道水雾抑制熄灭柴油池火的试验研究,现代隧道技术,2017, 54 (1):40-47.
李涛 , 张玉春 , 马剑 , and 肖晗
An experimental study of the impact of an obstacle on the escape efficiency by using mice under high competition, Physica A, 2017,482:228–242.
Peng Lin, Jian Ma, Tian Yang Liu, Tong Ran, You Liang Si, Fan Yu Wu, and Guo Yuan Wang
Event-driven modeling of elevator assisted evacuation in ultra high-rise buildings, Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, 2017, 74(5) :99–116.
Juan Chen, Jian Ma, and S.M. Lo
Simulating Study of Overtaking in Pedestrian Flow Using Floor Field Cellular Automaton Model. International Journal of Modern Physics C. 2017,28(5): 1750059
Fu Z, Xia L, Luo L, Yang H, Yang L, Liu X, Chen J, and Ma J.
基于证据理论的地铁火灾安全评价方法,中国安全生产科学技术,2017,(2):134-140.
马剑*, 叶新, and 林鹏,
Long-range dependence and time-clustering behavior in pedestrian movement patterns in stampedes: The Love Parade case-study, Physica A, 2017, 469(3): 265–274
Liping Lian, Weiguo Song, Yuen Kwok Kit Richard, Jian Ma and Telesca Luciano
Pedestrian dynamics in single-file movement of crowd with different age compositions, Physical Review E, 2016, 94(7): 012312.
Shuchao Cao, Jun Zhang, Daniel Salden, Jian Ma, Chang’an Shi, and Ruifang Zhang
Fundamental Diagram and Speed Matching in Pedestrian Flow, Physica A, 2016, 2016,458:31-42. doi:10.1016/j.physa.2016.03.060a>
Zhijian Fu, Lin Luo, Peitong Zhang, Yifan Zhuang, Lizhong Yang, Kongjin Zhu, Jian Ma, Hongtai Yang, Xinguo Jiang, and Yanlai Li
地铁车站旅客紧急疏散效率实验研究. 交通运输系统工程与信息,2016,16(3):228-234.
李涛, 陈娟, 马剑, and 卢兆明
紧急情况下城市轨道隧道客流疏散配流模型研究,铁道学报,2016, 38(6):8-14.
马剑, 邱谦谦, and 王若成
Correlation dimension of collective versus individual pedestrian movement patterns in crowd-quakes, Physica A, 2016, doi: 10.1016/j.physa.2016.02.054
L.P. Lian, W.G. Song, J. MA and LUCIANO TELESCA
An experimental study of the “faster-is-slower” effect using mice under panic, Physica A, 2016, doi:10.1016/j.physa.2016.02.017
P. Lin, J. MA, T.Y. Liu, T. Ran, Y.L. Si, and T. Li.
大规模人群网络流瓶颈识别方法研究,系统工程理论与实践,2016, 36(1):164-173.
马剑, 许素梅, 范文博, and 宋卫国.
Discrete Element Crowd Model for Pedestrian Evacuation Through an Exit, Chin. Phys. B., 2016, 25(3): 034501. (SCI)
P. Lin, J. Ma, and SM Lo
An experimental study on four-directional intersecting pedestrian flows, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, 2015, (8): P08024.(SCI)
Liping Lian, Xu Mai, Song Weiguo, Yuen Kwok Kit Richard, Xiaoge Wei and Jian Ma
区分障碍物特性的客车乘客疏散模型与分析,交通运输系统工程与信息,2015, 15(4):173-180.(EI)
刘斌, 马剑, 牟瑞芳, 王先明, and 沈宜欣
Automatic Smoke Detection in MODIS Satellite Data Based on K-means Clustering and Fisher Linear Discrimination, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 2014, 80(10):971-982. (SCI)
Li Xiaolian, Wang Jing, Song Weiguo, Ma Jian, Telesca Luciano and Zhang Yongming.
A study on people’s attitude towards using lifts for evacuation, Fire Technology, 2014, 50(2):363-378. DOI: 10.1007/s10694-012-0300-y (SCI)
Liao Yaojian Lo Siuming Ma Jian Liu Shaobo and Liao Guangxuan
An Agent-Based Microscopic Pedestrian Flow Simulation Model for Pedestrian Traffic Problems, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2014,15(3):992-1001. (SCI)
Liu Shaobo Lo Siuming Ma Jian and Wang Weili
Human evacuation under building fire risk: a statistical analysis of data from Hong Kong news coverage. Journal of Applied Fire Science, in press. (EI)
Mu HL Pan BQ, Lo SM Ma Jian Sun JH and Wang JH
A Bi-Level Programming Model for Locating Park-and-Ride Facilities, Journal of Urban Planning and Development-ASCE, accepted, doi:10.1061/(ASCE)UP.1943-5444.0000178. (SCI)
Wenbo Fan Muhammad Babar Khan Jian Ma and Xinguo Jiang
Modelling of lane-changing behaviour integrating with merging effect before a city road bottleneck, 2013, 392(20): 5143–5153. (SCI)
Lv Wei Song Weiguo Fang Zhiming and Ma Jian
Effect of aspiration and mean gain on the emergence of cooperation in unidirectional pedestrian flow, Communications in Theoretical Physics, 2013, 59(3):379-383. (SCI)
Wang Ziyang Ma Jian Zhao Hui Qin Yong Zhu Wei and Jia Limin
A two-dimensional optimal velocity model for unidirectional pedestrian flow based on pedestrian’s visual hindrance field, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, in press. (SCI)
Lv Wei Song Weiguo Ma Jian and Fang Zhiming
New Insights into Turbulent Pedestrian Movement Pattern in Crowd-Quakes, Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, 2013, P02028. (SCI)
Ma Jian Song Weiguo Lo Siuming and Fang Zhiming
Modeling Pedestrian Space in Complex Building for Efficient Pedestrian Traffic Simulation, Automation in Construction, 2013, 30:25-36. doi:10.1016/j.autcon.2012.11.032 (SCI)
Ma Jian Lo Siuming Song Weiguo Wang Weili Zhang Jun and Liao Guangxuan
A Microscopic lane changing process model for multilane traffic, Physica A, 2013, 392(5):1142-1152. (SCI)
Lv Wei Song Weiguo Liu Xiaodong and Ma Jian
An improved car-following model considering influence of other factors on traffic jam, Physics Letters A, 2012, 377:9-12. (SCI)
Ge Hongxia Meng Xiangpei Ma Jian and Lo Siuming
Cellular automata modeling approach for optimum ultra high-rise building evacuation design, Fire Safety Journal, 2012, 54:57-66. doi:10.1016/j.firesaf.2012.07.008 (SCI)
Ma Jian , Lo Siuming and Song Weiguo
A GIS-based micro-simulation queue model for vehicle evacuation, Journal of Risk Analysis and Crisis Response, 2012,2(3):178-187.
Ma Jian , Liu Shaobo Wang Weili Lin Peng and Lo Siuming
Effect of prediction on the self-organization of pedestrian counter flow, Journal of Physics A,2012,45: 305004 (SCI, Cover Paper)
Wang Ziyang Ma Jian , Zhao Hui Qin Yong and Jia Limin
Experimental study of ultra high-rise building evacuation in China, Safety Science. 2012,50(8):1665-1674. doi:10.1016/j.ssci.2011.12.018.(SCI)
Ma Jian , Song Weiguo Tian Wei Lo Siuming and Liao Guangxuan
Experimental study of pedestrian behavior in a bottleneck based on digital image processing, Fire Safety Journal, 2012, 47:8-15. (SCI)
Tian Wei Song Weiguo Ma Jian , Fang Zhiming Seyfried Armin and Liddle Jack
A Continuous Distance Model (CDM) for Single-file Pedestrian Movement Considering Step Frequency and Length, Physica A, 2012, 391(1-2):307-316. (SCI)
Fang Zhiming Song Weiguo Liu Xuan Lv Wei Ma Jian , and Xiao Xia
Experimental Study on Evacuation Process in a Stairwell of a High-rise Building, Building and Environment, 2012, 47:316-321. (SCI)
Fang Zhiming Song Weiguo Li Zijuan Tian Wei Lv Wei Ma Jian , and Xiao Xia
Multi-grid simulation of Pedestrian Counter Flow with topological Interaction, Chinese Physics B, 2010, 19(12):128901. (SCI:000285151400090)
Ma Jian , Song Weiguo and Liao Guangxuan
Experimental Study on Microscopic Moving Characteristics of Pedestrians in Built Corridor Based on Digital Image Processing, Building and Environment, 2010, 45(10):2160-2169. (SCI:000279464900011)
Ma Jian , Song Weiguo Fang Zhiming Lo Siuming and Liao Guangxuan
k-nearest-neighbor interaction induced self-organized pedestrian counter flow, Physica A, 2010, 389:2101-2117. (SCI:000276421100016)
Ma Jian , Song Weiguo Zhang Jun Lo Siuming and Liao Guangxuan
Artificial neural network approach for modelling the impact of population and weather parameters on forest fire risk, International Journal of Wildland Fire, 2009, 18: 640-647. (SCI)
Li Liming Song Weiguo and Ma Jian
基于数字图像处理的人员运动参数提取方法研究,火灾科学,2008,17(4): 201-208.
刘轩 宋卫国 马剑 张俊
烟气条件下疏散指示能见度实验及图像分析. 安全与环境学报. 2007, 7(3): 110-115
马剑 宋卫国 房志明 周建军
Weather-driven model indicative of spatiotemporal power laws, Phys. Rev. E.,75, 016109 (2007) (SCI)
Song Weiguo Zheng Hongyang Wang Jian and Ma Jian
典型学生人群对疏散指示反应特性的初步研究. 火灾科学. 2006, 15(3): 159-167
宋卫国 马剑 袁非牛 郑红阳 房志明
森林火险与气象因素的多元相关性及其分析. 中国工程科学. 2006, 8(2): 61-66
宋卫国 马剑 王健 Satoh.K.

Conference proceeding contributions
Effect of Stair and Escalator Combination Form on Platform Flow Performance in Metro Station, Proceeding of the 96th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 8-12, 2017.
Shen Yixin, Ye Xin, Chen Juan, Lo Siuming and Ma Jian
Synthesizing passenger flow map in metro stations, Proceeding of Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics 2016, Hefei, Oct 17-21, 2016, pp:57-63.
Liu Shao Bo, Siuming Lo, Ma Jian and Liang Chen
Qualitative analysis on two-dimensional pedestrian flows - unidirectional and bidirectional, Proceeding of Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics 2016, Hefei, Oct 17-21, 2016, pp:151-158.
Mai Xu Zhu Xing Song Weiguo and Jian Ma
A simulation of pedestrian side-by-side walking behvaior and its impacts on crowd dynamics, Proceeding of Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics 2016, Hefei, Oct 17-21, 2016, pp:264-271.
Wang Weili, Lo Siuming, Liu Shaobo and Jian Ma
Aggregated versus Individual Passenger Traveling Patterns in Urban Metro System, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Civil, Structural and Transportation Engineering (ICCSTE’16),2016:125-4.
Jian Ma Juan Chen Siuming Lo
Best paper awrad
Homogeneity and Activeness of Crowd on Aged Pedestrian Dynamics, Procedia Computer Science, 2016, 83:361–368.
Jun Zhang, Shuchao Cao, Daniel Salden, Jian Ma
Fundamental diagrams of single-file pedestrian flow for different age groups, In : Advances in Swarm Intelligence, pp.154-161.
Shuchao Cao, Jun Zhang, Daniel Salden, Jian Ma
Suppression effect of sprinkler system on fire spread in large commercial buildings, Procedia Engineering (International Conference on Performance based Fire Science and Technology), 2016, 135:454-461.
Xin Ye, Jian Ma Yi-xin Shen Long-yuan Lin
Evaluating bottleneck magnitude of massive crowd flow networks, 2015 IEEE 18th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems, pp: 1093-1097.
Jian Ma Juan Chen, Siuming Lo, and Weiguo Song
Modeling Pedestrian Evacuation Movement on a Swaying Ship, Traffic and Granular Flow 15
Juan Chen, Jian Ma, and Siuming Lo,
On the Use of a Pedestrian Simulation Model with Natural Behavior Representation in Metro Stations, Procedia Computer Science, 2015, volume 52, Pages 137–144.
Wang WL, Lo SM, Liu SB, and Ma J.
Bottleneck Identification Methods of Modern Tram Evacuation Considering the Effect of Obstacles, 3rd Annual International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering Proceedings, 2015, volume 2:492-497.
Ma Jian, Liu Bin, Chen Juan, and Shen Yixin
Effect of Interaction among Same-direction Pedestrians. Transportation Research Procedia, 2014, 2:353–358.
Ziyang Wang, Ma Jian, Han Wang, Yong Qin, and Limin Jia.
Simulation of crowd-quakes with heterogeneous contact model, Traffic and Granular Flow 2013, Julich, Sep. 25-27, 2015, pp103-110.
Ma Jian, Han Wang, Song Weiguo, and Lo Siuming.
Using Agent-based Simulation Model for Studying Fire Escape Process in Metro Stations, Procedia Computer Science, 2014, 32:388-396.
Lo Siuming, Weili Wang, Shaobo Liu, and Ma Jian,
On the Simulation for Rail Tunnel Evacuation with Cross-Passageways, in Weidmann, U., U. Kirsch and M. Schreckenberg, Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics 2012, Springer, Heidelberg, 2014:425-434.
Shaobo Liu, Lo Siuming, and Ma Jian
Method of Bottleneck Identification and Evaluation during Crowd Evacuation Process, Procedia Engineering, 2014, 71C:454-461.
Ma Jian , S.M. Xu, T. Li, H.L. Mu, C. Wen, W.G. Song and S.M. Lo
Velocity Field Features of Massive Crowds in Love Parade 2010 Disaster, the 93rd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 15-18, 2014.
Ma Jian , and S.M. Lo
Network based passenger flow modeling for station crowdedness evaluation, Applied Mechanics and Materials, 2014, 444-445: 986-990..
Ma Jian , S.M. Lo, Juan Chen and Shaobo Liu
Invited speech
Coupling Space Syntax with Network Equilibrium Model to Simulate Complex Pedestrian flow in Transit Stations, the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 15-18, 2013.
Ma Jian , Liu Shaobo, Wang Weili, and S.M. Lo
Automatic clustering method of abnormal crowd flow pattern detection, Procedia Engineering, 2013, 62:509-518.
Ma Jian , and W.G. Song
Best paper awrad
Efficiency analysis of elevator aided building evacuation using network model, Procedia Engineering, 2013, 52:259–266.
Ma Jian , Chen Juan, Liao Yaojian and S.M. Lo
A Study on the Passenger Flow at Platform Area of the Border, 91st Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 22-26, 2012.
Ma Jian , Liu Min, Lo Siuming and Liu Shaobo
On the use of an agent-based pedestrian movement simulation model to study the passenger density on Light Rail platform, 91st Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 22-26, 2012.
Lo Siuming, Liu Shaobo, and Ma Jian ,
Flow Dilemma in the Game of Bottleneck Conflicts, Proceeding of the International Conference on Remote Sensing, Environment and Transportation Engineering, June 24th to 26th, 2011. Nanjing, China: 369-372.
Ma Jian , SONG Weiguo, and LO Siuming
Dynamical features of pedestrian-vehicle counter flow conflicts. Proceeding of the International Conference of Transportation Engineering (ICTE2011), July 23rd to 25th, 2011, Chengdu, China: 697-702.
Ma Jian , LO Siuming Xu Xuan, and SONG Weiguo
Experimental investigation on the pair interaction between pedestrians, the Fifth International Conference on Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics (PED 2010), Gaithersburg, MD. USA. 8-10, March, 2010:847-850.
Ma Jian , LO Siuming SONG Weiguo K. K. Richard Yuen, and LIAO Guangxuan
Simulating Spatiotemporal Features of Pedestrians-Vehicle Interaction, Progress in Safety Science and Technology Vol. VII., Beijing, China, Sep. 2008. pp.2021-2027
Ma Jian , SONG Weiguo, XIAO Xiukun, Liao Guangxuan and Lo SM

Conference presentations
  • Ma Jian, Lo Siuming, Liu Shaobo, Yuen Jason, KK Yuen and Song Weiguo. Modeling Queuing Process with a Game Theory based Pedestrian Perception Model, Traffic and Granular Flow 2011, Sep 31st to Oct 3rd, 2011. Moscow, Russia. (Poster)

  • Liu Shaobo, Ma Jian, Yuen Jason and Lo Siuming. Pedestrian Flow and Facilities Usage in Subway Stations: Statistics and Simulation, Traffic and Granular Flow 2011, Sep 31st to Oct 3rd, 2011. Moscow, Russia. (Poster)

  • 刘少博 刘敏 马剑 潘李伟 卢兆明,不同地区民用建筑疏散通道设计规范对比,第五届消防性能化与消防工程国际研讨会,广州,12月7-9日,2010.

  • 廖瑶剑 王勇 马剑,超高层建筑中楼梯结合电梯的人员疏散策略,2010 超高层建筑火灾安全及综合防灾技术国际论坛论文集,广州,11月20-21日,2010.

  • Ma Jian. SONG W.G. LO S.M., LIAO G.X. Analysis of Pedestrian Counter Flow Dynamic via Multi-grid Topological Counter Flow Model, Traffic and Granular Flow 2009 (accepted as poster)

  • MA J. SONG W.G. FANG Z.M. Smoke movement in corridor and its effect on emergency lighting and evacuation: simulation and experiment, Proceedings of the 10th International Building Performance Simulation Association Conference and Exhibition(Building Simulation 2007),Beijing,2007,[Abstract, accepted]

  • SONG W. G. MA J. Satoh.K. ANN Analysis of Multi-Correlation between Forest Fire Risk and Weather Parameters, Proceedings of Fifth NRIFD International Symposium on Forest Fires, Mitaka, Tokyo, Nov. 2005.pp.183-190

  • 宋卫国,马剑,王健,Satoh.K. 日本林火发生概率的神经网络预测研究. 首届中国林业学术大会会议论文集. 浙江杭州. 2005年11月,pp.137-141