Discrete-Event System Simulation (International Series in Industrial and Systems Engineering) / Edition 4

Discrete-Event System Simulation (International Series in Industrial and Systems Engineering) / Edition 4

by Jerry Banks, David Nicol, David M. Nicol, Barry L. Nelson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131446797

ISBN-13: 9780131446793

Pub. Date: 12/09/2004

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This book provides a basic treatment of discrete-event simulation, including the proper collection and analysis of data, the use of analytic techniques, verification and validation of models, and designing simulation experiments.

Contains up-to-date treatment of simulation of manufacturing and material handling systems. Includes numerous solved examples. Offers

Overview

This book provides a basic treatment of discrete-event simulation, including the proper collection and analysis of data, the use of analytic techniques, verification and validation of models, and designing simulation experiments.

Contains up-to-date treatment of simulation of manufacturing and material handling systems. Includes numerous solved examples. Offers an integrated website. Explains how to interpret simulation software output.

For those interested in learning more about discrete-event simulation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131446793
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
12/09/2004
Series:
International Series in Industrial and Systems Engineering
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents



 1: Introduction


 2: Simulation Examples


 3: General Principles


 4: Simulation Software


 5: Statistical Models in Simulation


 6: Queueing Models


 7: Random-number Generation


 8: Random-variate Generation


 9: Input Modeling


10: V&V


11: Output Analysis for a Single Model


12: Comparing Multiple Designs


13: Simulation of Mfg. & MH Systems


14: Simulation of Computer Systems


15: Simulation of Communication Systems

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