OR Essentials

Agent-based Modeling and Simulation

Editors: Taylor, S. (Ed.)

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About this book

OR covers a wide range of topics and areas, significantly agent-based modelling and simulation which is the focus of this book.

About the authors

Dr Simon J E Taylor is Reader in the Department of Computer Science at Brunel University, UK. He founded the COTS Simulation Package Interoperability Standards Group under the Simulation Interoperability Standards Organization and co-founded the Journal of Simulation. He is a member of the ACM SIGSIM Steering Committee. He has published many simulation-related articles and is changing the practice of simulation in industry with advanced computing techniques such as Cloud Computing. He is also working with African scientists to develop ICT-based research infrastructures.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Introducing agent-based modeling and simulation

    Taylor, Simon J. E.

    Pages 1-10

  • Tutorial on agent-based modeling and simulation

    Macal, C. M. (et al.)

    Pages 11-31

  • Some insights into the emergence of agent-based modeling

    Heath, B. L. (et al.)

    Pages 32-44

  • An application of agent-based simulation to the management of hospital-acquired infection

    Meng, Y. (et al.)

    Pages 45-60

  • An agent-based simulation approach for the new product diffusion of a novel biomass fuel

    Günther, M. (et al.)

    Pages 61-77

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eBook $89.00
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Hardcover $125.00
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Softcover $120.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Agent-based Modeling and Simulation
Editors
  • S. Taylor
Series Title
OR Essentials
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-45364-8
DOI
10.1057/9781137453648
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-45362-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49773-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 314
Topics