David Cooney

Research Fellow

BSc in Mathematics with Computing, MSc Research in Scientific and Engineering Software

Research / Scholarly interests

Evacuation Modelling, Behaviour Modelling, Virtual Reality + 3D Modelling, Video Analysis and Processing

Recent publications

Article

Deere, Steven , Hui, Xie, Galea, Edwin R., Cooney, David , Lawrence, Peter J. (2020), An evacuation model validation data-set for high-rise construction sites. Elsevier. In: , , , . Elsevier, Fire Safety Journal, 120: 103118 ISSN: 0379-7112 (Print), 1873-7226 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.firesaf.2020.103118).

Galea, Edwin R. , Xie, Hui, Deere, Steven, Cooney, David , Filippidis, Lazaros (2017), Evaluating the effectiveness of an improved active dynamic signage system using full scale evacuation trials. Elsevier. In: , , , . Elsevier, Fire Safety Journal, 91 . pp. 908-917 ISSN: 0379-7112 (Print), 1873-7226 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.firesaf.2017.03.022) NB Item availability restricted.

Galea, E.R. , Xie, H., Deere, S., Cooney, D. , Filippidis, L. (2016), An international survey and full-scale evacuation trial demonstrating the effectiveness of the active dynamic signage system concept. Wiley. In: , , , . Wiley, Fire and Materials, 41 (5) . pp. 493-513 ISSN: 0308-0501 (Print), 1099-1018 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/fam.2414) NB Item availability restricted.

Conference proceedings

Galea, E.R. , Cooney, D., Sharp, G.G., Gwynne, S. (2015), The impact of security bollards on evacuation flow. Interscience Communications Ltd. In: , , , Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Human Behaviour in Fire, 2015. Interscience Communications Ltd, London , 6 . pp. 131-142 . ISBN: 9780993393303 (doi: ).

Galea, E.R. , Xie, H., Cooney, D., Filippidis, L. (2015), Active dynamic signage system: A full-scale evacuation trial. Interscience Communications Ltd. In: , , , Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Human Behaviour in Fire 201. Interscience Communications Ltd, London , 6 . pp. 303-314 . ISBN: 9780993393303 (doi: ).

Monograph

Galea, E. R. , Deere, S., Xie, H., Hulse, L. , Cooney, D. (2019), Construction site evacuation safety: Evacuation strategies for tall construction sites: Research report. IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety and Health). In: , , , . IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety and Health), Wigston, Leicestershire (doi: https://www.iosh.com/constructionevacuation).

Galea, E. R. , Deere, S., Xie, H., Hulse, L. , Cooney, D. (2019), Construction site evacuation safety: Evacuation strategies for tall construction sites: Research summary. IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety and Health). In: , , , . IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety and Health), Wigston, Leicestershire (doi: https://www.iosh.com/constructionevacuation).

Galea, E. , Lawrence, Peter, Gwynne, Steve, Filippidis, Lazaros , Blackshields, Darren , Cooney, David (2015), buildingEXODUS V6.2 Technical Manual and User Guide. University of Greenwich. In: , , , . University of Greenwich, Greenwich, London, UK (doi: https://fseg.gre.ac.uk/exodus/option.html).

Galea, E. R. , Blackshields, D., Finney, K., Cooney, D. P. (2014), Passenger train emergency systems: development of prototype railEXODUS software for U.S. passenger rail car egress. Fire Safety Engineering Group (FSEG). In: , , , . Fire Safety Engineering Group (FSEG), (U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration DOT/FRA/ORD-14/35, November) . ISBN: 7540012805500 (doi: https://rosap.ntl.bts.gov/view/dot/28310) NB Item availability restricted.

Working paper

Galea, E. R. , Cooney, D. P., Xie, H., Sharp, G. G. (2016), Impact of hostile vehicle mitigation measures (bollards) on pedestrian crowd movement: Phase 2 Final Report. Department for Transport. In: , , , . Department for Transport, (doi: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/565789/impact-bollards-crowd-movement-research-report-2.pdf).

Galea, E. R. , Gwynne, S., Cooney, D., Sharp, G. G. (2016), Impact of hostile vehicle mitigation measures (bollards) on pedestrian crowd movement: phase 1. Department for Transport. In: , , , . Department for Transport, (doi: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/565788/impact-bollards-crowd-movement-research-report-1.pdf).