Benbu Liang is a visiting Ph.D. candidate in System Engineering group under the supervision of Dr. Natalie van der Wal and Prof. Frances Brazier. He received his BSc in Management Science at the Wuhan University of Technology (WUT) in June 2015. He is also a Ph.D. candidate at WUT with the major of Management Science and Engineering. His research interests include crowd evacuation and agent-based modelling.

Benbu’s research focuses on crowd evacuation modelling and simulation and. During his visiting period at TU Delft, he works on the study of evacuation strategies at train stations. His research aims at exploring and testing the effectiveness of evacuation strategies at train stations by using the EMA modelling approach and experimental study.