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Advanced topics in modeling of complex systems using both discrete and continuous simulation. Emphasis on the simulation of manufacturing systems.
Credits: 3 hrs.
Notes: Open to Graduate Students Only.
Lecture Hours - Laboratory Hours: (3-0)
Letter in parenthesis refers to the ABET-TAC criteria.
Number in parenthesis refers to the evaluation method
Discrete-Event System Simulation; Banks, Carson and Nelson; 4th Edition, Prentice Hall; 2005. ISBN: 0-13-144679-7.
Notes on Simulation Modeling using ProModel; Houshyar; June 1999;
System Improvement Using Simulation; Harrell, Bateman, Cogg, and Mott; ProModel
ProModel Student Version, User’s Guide, and Reference Guide.
Stochastic Modeling, Analysis & Simulation; Nelson; McGraw Hill; 1995.
Simulation Modeling & Analysis; Law and Kelton; 2nd Edition, 2000.
Simulation with Arena, Kelton, Sadowski, and Sadowski, McGraw Hill; 1998
Intro. to Simulation Using SIMAN, Pegden, Shannon, Sadowski, 2nd Edition, 1995.
Western Michigan University
E-219 Parkview Campus
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5336
Revision Date: Spring 2009