Simulation Modeling and Analysis / Edition 3

Simulation Modeling and Analysis / Edition 3

by Averill Law, David Kelton, W. David Kelton
     
 

This senior/graduate-level text is the classic text in its field and established itself as the authoritative source on the theory & practice of simulation over 15 years ago. It is used in most of the better schools of engineering and in some business programs as well. See more details below

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This senior/graduate-level text is the classic text in its field and established itself as the authoritative source on the theory & practice of simulation over 15 years ago. It is used in most of the better schools of engineering and in some business programs as well.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070592926
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
10/01/1999
Series:
Industrial Engineering and Management Science Ser.
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
800
Product dimensions:
6.63(w) x 9.42(h) x 1.31(d)

Table of Contents

List of Symbols
Preface
Ch. 1Basic Simulation Modeling1
Ch. 2Modeling Complex Systems106
Ch. 3Simulation Software202
Ch. 4Review of Basic Probability and Statistics235
Ch. 5Building Valid, Credible, and Appropriately Detailed Simulation Models264
Ch. 6Selecting Input Probability Distributions292
Ch. 7Random-Number Generators402
Ch. 8Generating Random Variates437
Ch. 9Output Data Analysis for a Single System496
Ch. 10Comparing Alternative System Configurations553
Ch. 11Variance-Reduction Techniques581
Ch. 12Experimental Design, Sensitivity Analysis, and Optimization622
Ch. 13Simulation of Manufacturing Systems669
Appendix707
References711
Subject Index745

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