Anton von Schantz

Profetia Solutions Oy



Phone:+358-50-434 6501
Postal address:Aalto University School of Science, Systems Analysis Laboratory, P.O.Box 11100, 00076 Aalto, Finland

Research interests

Pedestrian and evacuation dynamics; Game theory; Multiagent systems; Evolutionary optimization

Research website

Personal website


von Schantz, A. Numerical simulation and optimization models for socio-dynamical features of crowd evacuation, Ph.D. thesis, Aalto University, Finland. pdf

von Schantz, A., H. Ehtamo, S. Hostikka. Minimization of mean-CVaR evacuation time of a crowd using rescue guides: a scenario-based approach. Collective Dynamics, 6, 1-29, 2020. pdf

von Schantz, A., H. Ehtamo. Minimizing the evacuation time of a crowd from a complex building using rescue guides. arXiv, (submitted manuscript), 2020. pdf

von Schantz, A., H. Ehtamo. Pushing and overtaking others in a spatial game of exit congestion. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 527, 121151, 2019. pdf

von Schantz, A., H. Ehtamo, I. Pärnänen. Twotype multiagent game for egress congestion. In Proceedings of the 50th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, 1328-1337, 2017. pdf

von Schantz, A., H. Ehtamo. Spatial game in cellular automaton evacuation model. Physical Review E, 92(5), 052805, 2015. pdf

von Schantz, A. Ehtamo, H. Cellular automaton evacuation model coupled with a spatial game. In Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Vol. 8610, pp. 371-382, 2014. pdf

Conference presentations

The 2014 International Conference on Active Media Technology

HICSS 2017


Game theory (2010-2012, 2014-2015, 2017); Computational game theory (2016, 2018); Dynamic optimization (2013, 2015-2016, 2018-2021); Nonlinear programming (2017); Basics of optimization (2011-2012, 2018-2019); Stochastic processes (2019)