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Using data driven simulation to build inventory model

Minghui Yang
2008 2008 Winter Simulation Conference  
One rapidly developing area in simulation is dynamic data-driven simulation (DDDS) by using data manipulation and analysis packages. SAS is a powerful tool for data analysis and data manipulation.  ...  But in the recent years, followed by the fast development of WINDOW applications, powerful PC hardware and software, numerous applications have used different approaches to develop simulation applications  ...  IF A DISCRETE EVENT SIMULATION MODEL APPLIED We may use any general-purpose simulation language to build the discrete event simulation inventory model.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wsc.2008.4736373 dblp:conf/wsc/Yang08 fatcat:cmwe2r4gdbcbvigzw6ruqs2x44

Advances in Environmental Informatics: Integration of Discrete Event Simulation Methodology with ecological Material Flow Analysis for Modelling eco-efficient Systems

B. Page, V. Wohlgemuth
2010 Procedia Environmental Sciences  
with different software tools).  ...  We argue that Environmental Informatics methods and tools are powerful means in environmental information processing for supporting environmental protection and sustainable development.  ...  Modelling Background: Discrete Event Simulation versus Material Flow Analysis Discrete Event Simulation is a classical and well established computer-based modelling method for analyzing industrial processes  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proenv.2010.10.079 fatcat:wkknyjzvdbhkdav3xb6bkcproy

Process Interaction Simulation Research of Adapting to Corrective Maintenance

B. Gao, L. Guo, L. Ma, N. Wang
2013 Chemical Engineering Transactions  
Discrete event simulation is one of the most effective tools to analysis corrective maintenance process nowadays.  ...  In this paper, detailed design of corrective maintenance process simulation software is achieved by using PIM.  ...  But they only give the simulation method from logic angle, they do not give a specific algorithm design from angle of software development. Corrective maintenance process is a discrete event.  ... 
doi:10.3303/cet1333102 doaj:40fd51d450a74f5399662a60c7642bd2 fatcat:o7cx6od5ijghndrt7g552fehdq

Combination of job oriented simulation with ecological material flow analysis as integrated analysis tool for business production processes

Philip Joschko, Bernd Page, Volker Wohlgemuth
2009 Proceedings of the 2009 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC)  
This paper outlines the application of a special Environmental Management Information System (EMIS) as combination of discrete event simulation with ecological material flow analysis for a selected production  ...  process.  ...  PRODUCTION PROCESS SIMULATION AND MATERIAL FLOW ANALYSIS The special challenge with combining discrete event simulation of production processes and ecological-oriented material flow analysis is to harmonize  ... 
doi:10.1109/wsc.2009.5429297 dblp:conf/wsc/JoschkoPW09 fatcat:42rwsvjynfh6pafaxabd2ohqc4

Performance analysis of software maintenance process using stochastic Petri nets

Muhammad Nabeel, Zeeshan Anwar, Ali Ahsan
2018 Global Journal of Computer Sciences Theory and Research  
For this study, execution time and cost of maintenance process are defined as performance measures, and the role-based approach is used to understand the flow of software maintenance activities in a software  ...  Keywords: Generalised stochastic Petri nets (GSPN), GSPN analysis, performance evaluation, performance modelling, software maintenance process, stochastic Petri nets.  ...  So far, many software practitioners have proposed models to evaluate the performance of software maintenance process like software maintenance process evaluation using discrete event simulation (Marsan  ... 
doi:10.18844/gjcs.v8i1.3285 fatcat:ku5xnhs76jadldmlf3536vm7bm

Combining discrete event simulation and material flow analysis in a component-based approach to industrial environmental protection

Volker Wohlgemuth, Bernd Page, Wolfgang Kreutzer
2006 Environmental Modelling & Software  
This paper argues for combining discrete event simulation with material flow analysis in order to analyse both the environmental and economic impact of business decisions.  ...  After a brief overview of core characteristics and benefits of discrete event simulation and material flow analysis based on so-called Material Flow Networks, a plug-in-based architecture for generating  ...  An example for cooperation between the Umberto ® EMIS and some simulation components patterned after Microsoft's COM architecture was used to show the effectiveness of this concept.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2006.05.015 fatcat:g5w5owcqabeq7aih57krdilg6m

Object-Oriented Discrete Event Simulation Modeling Environment for Aerospace Vehicle Maintenance and Logistics Process

Curtis Iwata, Dimitri Mavris
2013 Procedia Computer Science  
These systems operate on well-defined procedures and rules, and they can be modeled using discrete event simulation (DES).  ...  A DES environment, Virtual Environment for Operations and support Process Simulation (VE-OPS), is being developed for maintenance and logistics analysis using an object-oriented programming language.  ...  Maintenance and logistics systems have a well-defined process, and this can be captured using a discrete event simulation (DES) model.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2013.01.020 fatcat:ulbfickydzglbeq26przvxzukq

Best practices for effective application of discrete event simulation in the process industries

Bikram Sharda, Scott J. Bury
2011 Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC)  
The application of discrete event simulation in the process industries is commonly used for the analysis of reliability and maintenance improvements.  ...  This paper will present three case studies to demonstrate the use of discrete event simulation for such applications.  ...  SUMMARY The application of discrete event simulation in the process industries is commonly used for the analysis of reliability and maintenance improvements.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wsc.2011.6147942 dblp:conf/wsc/ShardaB11 fatcat:652ked6wbray3cnheg2zvtsjru

Optimized maintenance design for manufacturing performance improvement using simulation

Ahad Ali, Xiaohui Chen, Ziming Yang, Jay Lee, Jun Ni
2008 2008 Winter Simulation Conference  
This research presents optimized maintenance design using simulation to analyze the capability of auto part manufacturing production system.  ...  The integration of simulation and optimization is used to identify critical stations, an optimal system design and maintenance scheduling schemes and evaluates their effects on the overall system performance  ...  CONCLUSIONS This study used optimization software ISSOP and simulation software Arena for optimized maintenance design.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wsc.2008.4736270 dblp:conf/wsc/AliCYLN08 fatcat:vy2i7q33kzfunievc3ok6myeye

Matching the model with the evidence: comparing discrete event simulation and state-transition modeling for time-to-event predictions in a cost-effectiveness analysis of treatment in metastatic colorectal cancer patients

Koen Degeling, Mira D Franken, Anne M May, Martijn G H van Oijen, Miriam Koopman, Cornelis J A Punt, Maarten J IJzerman, Hendrik Koffijberg
2018 Cancer Epidemiology  
We compare the use of a previously designed cohort discrete-time state-transition model (DT-STM) with a discrete event simulation (DES) model.  ...  The original DT-STM was replicated and a DES model developed using AnyLogic software.  ...  Discrete event simulation model The DES model was defined on patient-level using AnyLogic software and according to the ISPOR-SMDM Modeling Good Research Practice Task Force guidelines [14] .  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.canep.2018.09.008 pmid:30317148 fatcat:hvqlqk7zyrc2nbu5muvefexfim

A Systematic Methodology for Developing Discrete Event Simulation Models of Software Development Processes [article]

Ioana Rus, Holger Neu, Jürgen Münch
2014 arXiv   pre-print
So far there have been several efforts for developing software process simulators. However, the approaches for developing the simulators seem to have been ad-hoc and no systematic methodology exists.  ...  This article proposes such a systematic method, focused on the development of discrete simulation-based decision models, but extensible to other modeling approaches as well.  ...  We would like to thank Sonnhild Namingha from the Fraunhofer Institute Experimental Software Engineering for reviewing the first version of the article.  ... 
arXiv:1403.3559v1 fatcat:editlqg6nvfgthb6vippjxs46e

Equipment sizing of a material handling system using discrete event simulation [chapter]

M Albrecht
2005 Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Mineral Industry  
With the increased availability of discrete event simulation modeling software, it is now possible to model a system and provide a better understanding of the system capacity.  ...  An event graph based discrete event simulation package (SIGMA©) is used to evaluate a coarse ore material handling system and determine if the equipment is under or over sized.  ...  DISCRETE EVENT SOFTWARE Simulation covers a wide range of topics, this paper looks at a particular subclass Discrete Event Simulation (DES).  ... 
doi:10.1201/9781439833407.pt9 fatcat:eaukkyip6zajvpukqzofr3xwxi

Coordination Control of Complex Machines [chapter]

Jos C. M. Baeten, Bert van Beek, Jasen Markovski, Lou J. A. M. Somers
2014 Lecture notes in control and information sciences  
In this chapter, we discuss the model-based systems engineering framework that was employed for synthesis of the supervisor and we illustrate the modeling process.  ...  The framework was employed to synthesize and validate a supervisory coordinator for maintenance procedures for a prototype of a high-tech Océ printer, showing proof of concept and viability of the proposed  ...  Plants typically contain hybrid (continuous and discrete-event) behavior suitable for simulation.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-10407-2_8 fatcat:27bob72ciba2dhsujbdwjppfom

A General Simulation Framework for Supply Chain Modeling: State of the Art and Case Study [article]

Antonio Cimino, Francesco Longo, Giovanni Mirabelli
2010 arXiv   pre-print
Simulation engines of commercial discrete event simulation software use specific rules and logics for simulation time and events management.  ...  The objective of this paper is twofold: first a state of the art on commercial discrete event simulation software and an overview on discrete event simulation models development by using general purpose  ...  Discrete Event Simulation Software Anylogic Anylogic is a Java based simulation software, by XJ Technologies [8] , used for forecasting and strategic planning, processes analysis and optimization, optimal  ... 
arXiv:1004.3271v1 fatcat:eeujg2yqdrdibldtkyjqucpio4

Collaborative Work in Domain-Specific Discrete Event Simulation Software Development: Fleet Anti-air Defense Simulation Software

Chang Ho Sung, Il-Chul Moon, Tag Gon Kim
2010 2010 19th IEEE International Workshops on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructures for Collaborative Enterprises  
This paper describes M&S stakeholders and proposes a collaborative work process in the development of domain-specific simulation software.  ...  The M&S process is applied to develop a real-world M&S software development experience in a military domain.  ...  The state transitions triggered by events are modeled using discrete event modeling by KAIST, and the behavior of the states are modeled using behavioral modeling by the ROKN research branch. E.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wetice.2010.31 dblp:conf/wetice/SungMK10 fatcat:5n3rlpmnsffofdi3otlvbjd6l4
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