Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3319035819
  • ISBN-13: 9783319035819
  • DDC: 003.3
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 348 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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This book includes extended and revised versions of a set of selected papers from the 2012 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH 2012) which was sponsored by the Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC) and held in Rome, Italy. SIMULTECH 2012 was technically co-sponsored by the Society for Modeling & Simulation International (SCS), GDR I3, Lionphant Simulation, Simulation Team and IFIP and held in cooperation with AIS Special Interest Group of Modeling and Simulation (AIS SIGMAS) and the Movimento Italiano Modellazione e Simulazione (MIMOS).

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Editorial Board.
About the Series.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Invited Papers.
2: The Richness of Modeling and Simulation and an Index of Its Body of Knowledge.
3: Modelling for Managing the Complex Issue of Catchment-Scale Surface and Groundwater Allocation.
4: Papers.
5: Kinetic Analysis of the Coke Calcination Processes in Rotary Kilns.
6: Behavior of Elastomeric Seismic Isolators Varying Rubber Material and Pad Thickness: A Numerical Insight.
7: Numerical Simulation of Coastal Flows in Open Multiply-Connected Irregular Domains.
8: System Dynamics and Agent-Based Simulation for Prospective Health Technology Assessments.
9: Simple and Efficient Algorithms to Get a Finer Resolution in a Stochastic Discrete Time Agent-Based Simulation.
10: Numerical Study of Turbulent Boundary-Layer Flow Induced by a Sphere Above a Flat Plate.
11: Airflow and Particle Deposition in a Dry Powder Inhaler: An Integrated CFD Approach.
12: Solar Soldier: Virtual Reality Simulations and Guidelines for the Integration of Photovoltaic Technology on the Modern Infantry Soldier.
13: Simulation and Realistic Workloads to Support the Meta-Scheduling of Scientific Workflows.
14: Dynamic Simulation of the Effect of Tamper Resistance on Opioid Misuse Outcomes.
15: A Multi-GPU Approach to Fast Wildfire Hazard Mapping.
16: Controlling Turtles through State Machines: An Application to Pedestrian Simulation.
17: Stability Analysis of Climate System Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps.
18: Fuzzy Models: Easier to Understand and an Easier Way to Handle Uncertainties in Climate Change Research.
19: Small-Particle Pollution Modeling Using Fuzzy Approaches.
20: Stochastic Resonance and Anti-Cyclonic Rings in the Gulf of Mexico.
21: On Low-Fidelity Model Selection for Antenna Design Using Variable-Resolution EM Simulations.
22: An X-FEM Based Approach for Topology Optimization of Continuum Structures.
23: Collaborative Optimization Based Design Process for Process Engineering.
24: Hydrodynamic Shape Optimization of Fishing Gear Trawl-Doors.
25: Wing Aerodynamic Shape Optimization by Space Mapping.
26: Efficient Design Optimization of Microwave Structures Using Adjoint Sensitivity.
Author Index.