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Journal Papers:


Lovreglio R., Fonzone A., dell'Olio L., Borri D., 2016, A Study of Herding Behaviour in Exit Choice during Emergencies based on Random Utility Theory, Safety Science, Vol.82, pp. 421–431, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ssci.2015.10.015

Lovreglio R., Ronchi E., Nilsson D., 2015, A model of the decision-making process during pre-evacuation, Fire Safety Journal, Vol. 78,
pp. 168–179, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.firesaf.2015.07.001

Lovreglio R., Ronchi E., Nilsson D., 2015, Calibrating Floor Field Cellular Automaton Models for Pedestrian Dynamics by Using Likelihood Function Optimization, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, Vol. 438, pp. 308–320,
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physa.2015.06.040

Ronchi E., Nilsson D., Kojić K., Eriksson J., Lovreglio R., Modig H., Walter A., 2015, A Virtual Reality Experiment on Flashing Lights at Emergency Exit Portals for Road Tunnel Evacuation, Fire Technology, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10694-015-0462-5

Lovreglio R., Ronchi E., Borri D., 2014, The validation of evacuation simulation models through the analysis of behavioural uncertainty, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, Vol. 131, pp. 166–174, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ress.2014.07.007

Lovreglio R., Borri D., dell'Olio L., Ibeas A., 2014, A discrete choice model based on random utilities for exit choice in emergency evacuations, Safety Science, Vol. 62, pp. 418 - 426, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ssci.2013.10.004


Conference Papers:


Lovreglio R., Ronchi E., Nilsson D., 2015, A Mixed-Ordered Approach to Investigate Correlations Among Different Affordances in Fire Evacuation, 6th Human Behaviour in Fire Symposium , Cambridge, UK

Lovreglio R., Borri D., Ronchi E., Fonzone A., dell'Olio, L., 2015, The need of latent variables for modelling decision-making in evacuation simulations, IX International Workshop on Planning and Evaluation, Bari, Italy

Mayeux A., Lovreglio R., Saleh W., Fonzone A., 2015, Illegal pedestrian crossing at signalised junctions in urban areas: The impact of spatial factors, TRB 94th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/2.1.1534.7520

Lovreglio R., 2014, Data-Collection Approaches for the Study of the Decision-Making Process in Fire Evacuations, 1st SCORE@POLIBA Workshop, Bari, Italy, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/2.1.1853.0884

Lovreglio R., Fonzone A., dell'Olio L., Borri D., Ibeas A., 2014, The Role of Herding Behaviour in Exit Choice During Evacuation, Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, Vol. 160, pp. 390-399, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sbspro.2014.12.151


Accademic Career:

01-2013/... PhD Civil Engineering. Scuola Interpolitecncia di Dottorato
Polytechnic University of Bari, Milan and Turin


Field of study: Planning and Evaluation
Topic: Human Behaviour analysis during emergency situation
Tutor: Prof. Dino Borri (Polytechnic University of Bari)

06-2014/... Visiting student. Department of Fire Safety Engineering.
Lund University


Topic: Evacuation modeling, Video analysis, Virtual reality, Pedestrian modeling
Tutor: Dr. Enrico Ronchi (Lund University)

01-2015/05-2015 Visiting student. Transport Research Institute.
Edinburgh Napier University


Topic: Pedestrian modeling, Evacuation modeling, Video analysis, Virtual reality
Tutor: Prof. Achille Fonzone (Edinburgh Napier University)

08-2014/12-2014 Visiting student. Department of Fire Safety Engineering.
Lund University


Topic: Evacuation modeling, Video analysis, Virtual reality, Pedestrian modeling
Tutor: Dr. Enrico Ronchi (Lund University)

07-2013/08/2014 Visiting student. Transport Research Institute.
Edinburgh Napier University


Topic: Pedestrian modeling, Evacuation modeling, Video analysis, Virtual reality
Tutor: Prof. Achille Fonzone (Edinburgh Napier University)

Cooperation with Prof. Wafaa Saleh and PhD Kumar Ravindra (Edinburgh Napier University) on transport
modelling

10-2010/10-2012 M.Sc. Civil Engineering.
Polytechnic University of Bari


Relevant Modules:
Building Science, Geotechnics, Transportation.
Experiences: 
Thesis on  Management of Transport Infrastructure and Road Safety and  Environmental Engineering:
"An integrated model for the optimization of tunnel design: the Condo' tunnel in the ring road of Lecce, Italy"
Tutors: Prof. Colonna Pasquale (Polytechnic University of Bari)
              Prof. Dino Borri (Polytechnic University of Bari)
              Dr. Enrico Ronchi (Lund University)
              Prof. Luigi dell'Olio (University of Cantabria)
Mark: 110 cum laude

10-2007/10-2010 B.Eng. Civil Engineering.
Polytechnic University of Bari


Relevant Modules:
Building Science, Geotechnics, Hydraulics, Hydrology, Material Science, Transportation.
Experiences: 
Thesis on Applied Geology: " Characterization of a landslide collapse in the face of the rock (Maratea,PZ)".
Tutor: Prof. Maria Dolores Fidelibus (Polytechnic University of Bari)
Mark: 110 cum laude