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Conceptual Modeling for Discrete-Event Simulation

1st Edition

Edited by Stewart Robinson, Roger Brooks, Kathy Kotiadis, Durk-Jouke Van Der Zee

CRC Press

527 pages

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Bringing together an international group of researchers involved in military, business, and health modeling and simulation, Conceptual Modeling for Discrete-Event Simulation presents a comprehensive view of the current state of the art in the field. The book addresses a host of issues, including: What is a conceptual model?How is conceptual modelin

Table of Contents

Foundations of Conceptual Modeling. Conceptual Modeling Frameworks. Soft Systems Methodology for Conceptual Modeling. Software Engineering for Conceptual Modeling. Domain-Specific Conceptual Modeling. Conclusion. Index.

About the Editors

Stewart Robinson is a professor of operational research and associate dean for specialist masters programmes at the University of Warwick Business School.

Roger J. Brooks is a lecturer in the management science department at Lancaster University.

Kathy Kotiadis is an assistant professor at the University of Warwick Business School and co-chair of the UK Simulation Special Interest Group.

Durk-Jouke van der Zee is an associate professor of operations in the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Groningen.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS049000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Operations Research
MAT000000
MATHEMATICS / General
TEC029000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Operations Research