Modeling and Computer Simulation

339.408 2KV Prähofer Block Raum: sh. unten Beginn: 9.11.2018

Objectives

Getting to know methods and tools for modelling and computer simulation and its application areas.

Subjects

  • differential equation models
  • numerical integration
  • discrete event systems
  • discrete simulation
  • stochastic simulation und statistical analysis
  • hybrid systems
  • application domains
  • simulation tools

Methods

  • slide-based lecture
  • demonstration of applications and tools
  • hands-on training in class
  • homework project

Language

English

Criteria for evaluation

  • student projects
  • oral exam

Schedule

Nr Date Time Room Topic
1. Nov 9, 2018 10:15 – 11:45, 12:45 – 15:15 K 009D, S3 048 Continuous Simulation
2. Nov 16, 2018 10:15 – 11:45, 12:45 – 15:15 S3 048 Technical System Simulation
3. Nov 23, 2018 10:15 – 11:45, 12:45 – 15:15 K 009D, S3 048 Discrete Event Simulation
4. Nov 30, 2018 10:15 – 11:45, 12:45 – 15:15 S3 048 Discrete Event Simulation
5. Dec 7, 2018 10:15 – 11:45, 12:45 – 15:15 K 009D, S3 048 Agent-based Simulation
7. Jan, 2019 on individual appointments S3 205 Discussion of project design and solution drafts
7. End of Jan, 2019 TBD S3 205 Final project reviews and oral exam

Study material

  • study material
  • lecture slides

Tool

AnyLogic multi-method simulation software (free Personal Learning Edition available)

Literature

  • Andrei Borshchev: The Big Book of Simulation Modeling. AnyLogic North America, 2013.
  • Bernard Zeigler, Herbert Praehofer, Tag Kon Kim: Theory of Modelling and Simulation. Academic Press, 2000.
  • Francois Cellier: Continuous System Modeling. Springer-Verlag, 1991.
  • Francois Cellier, Ernesto Kofman: Continuous System Simulation. Springer-Verlag, 2006.
  • Jerry Banks et al.: Discrete Event System Simulation. Prentice Hall International, 2001.
  • Hartmut Bossel: Modeling and Simulation. Verlag Vieweg, 1994.
  • John Sterman: Business Dynamics. McGraw-Hill, 2000.
  • H.J. Bungartz et al.: Modellbildung und Simulation, Springer 2009.