High Performance Agent-Based Modeling

By Michael John North, Nicholson Collier, John T. Murphy

© 2016 – Chapman and Hall/CRC

350 pages | 30 B/W Illus.

Purchasing Options:
Hardback: 9781466558045
pub: 2016-03-14
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About the Book

This book details step-by-step methods for developing, verifying, validating, and executing agent models on high performance computers. Readers only need a basic background in computer programming to benefit from the book. All of the examples in the book use the free and open source Repast for High Performance Computing (Repast HPC) C++ and MPI platform. Full source code is provided for all of the step-by-step examples in the book. All of the software discussed in the book is free and open source.

Table of Contents

What Is Agent-Based Modeling? How to Do Agent-Based Modeling. How Repast for High Performance Computing (HPC) Works. How to Build a Repast HPC ReLogo Model. How to Build a Repast HPC C++ Model. A Repast HPC Case Study. Essential C++ Reference. Repast HPC ReLogo Reference. Repast HPC C++ Reference.

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Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Machine Theory
COMPUTERS / Computer Engineering