Simulation Using Promodel

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2011-01-27
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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Simulation Using ProModelcovers the art and science of simulation in general and the use of ProModel simulation software in particular. The text blends theory with practice. Actual applications in business, services and manufacturing and a hands-on approach to simulation, including real-world simulation projects, are emphasized. The third edition of Simulation Using ProModelreflects the most recent version of the ProModel software in all the examples and labs as well as expanded coverage on generating random variates and design of experiments. Additionally, the lead author is founder and Chief Technology Advisor for ProModel Corporation.

Table of Contents

Part 1

Chapter 1-Intro to Simulation

Chapter 2-System Dynamics

Chapter 3-Simulation Basics

Chapter 4-Discrete Event Simulation

Chapter 5-Data Collection and Analysis

Chapter 6-Model Building

Chapter 7-Model Verification and Validation

Chapter 8-Simulation Output Analysis

Chapter 9-Comparing Systems

Chapter 10-Simulation Optimization

Chapter 11-Modeling Manufacturing Systems

Chapter 12-Modeling Material Handling Systems

Chapter 13-Modeling Service Systems

Part 2


Lab 1 Introduction to ProModel

Lab 2 Building Your First Model

Lab 3 ProModel's Output Module

Lab 4 Basic Modeling Concepts

Lab 5 Fitting Statistical Distributions to Input Data

Lab 6 Intermediate Model Building

Lab 7 Model Verification and Validation

Lab 8 Simulation Output Analysis

Lab 9 Comparing Alternative Systems

Lab 10 Simulation Optimization with SimRunner

Lab 11 Modeling Manufacturing Systems

Lab 12 Material Handling Systems

Lab 13 Modeling Service Systems

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