Understanding Computer Simulation
by Roger McHaney
Publisher: BookBoon 2009
Number of pages: 172
Contents: Introduction to Computer Simulation; Simulation Languages; Applications of Simulation; Starting a Simulation the Right Way; Simulation Quality and Development; Developing a Simulation-Implementation; Case Study: DePorres Tours.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by N. I. Badler, C. B. Phillips, B. L. Webber - Oxford University Press, USA
This volume presents the problem of providing a surrogate or synthetic human for designers and engineers. The book is intended for engineers interested in understanding how a computer surrogate human can augment their analyses of designed environments.
by Allen Downey - Green Tea Press
An introductory textbook for people who have not programmed before. Covers basic MATLAB programming with emphasis on modeling and simulation of physical systems. The book starts with scalar values and works up to vectors and matrices very gradually.
This book helps you to start modeling with AnyLogic -- a multi-method simulation modeling tool that supports different modeling techniques. Topics covered: Agent-Based Modeling; System Dynamics; Discrete Event Simulation; Pedestrian Simulation.
by Ben Klemens - Princeton University Press
The author explains how to execute computationally intensive analysis on large data sets, showing how to determine the best methods. The book will interest researchers and graduates in the social sciences, engineering, economics, and mathematics.