WSC 2012 ProceedingsCreated 2013-6-22


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Contributed Paper
Doctoral presentations I
Chair: Andreas Tolk (SimIS Inc.)
GUISE - a tool for GUIding Simulation Experiments
Stefan Leye (University of Rostock)
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A Forthcoming Useful Tool: Enhancing Understanding of Models through Analysis
Kara A. Olson (Old Dominion University)
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Integrating Discrete Event Simulation and System Dynamics on Single Platform for Simulating Construction Operations
Hani Alzraiee (Concordia University)
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A new web based method for distribution of simulation experiments based on the CMSD standard
Soeren Bergmann (TU Ilmenau)
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Network Optimization prior to Dynamic Simulation of AMHS
Christian Hammel (Technische Universität Dresden)
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Database-Driven Distributed 3D Simulation
Martin Hoppen (Institute for Man-Machine Interaction, RWTH Aachen University)
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Modeling and Simulation of Agents and their Environment using Multi-Level-DEVS
Alexander Steiniger (University of Rostock)
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Doctoral presentations III
Chair: Nurcin Celik (The University of Miami)
HYBRID METHOD FOR TASK SCHEDULLING IN A DISTRIBUTION CENTER
David Cipres (Instituto Tecnológico de Aragón)
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A Framework to Schedule Surgeries in an Eye Hospital
Hanna Ewen (University of Hagen)
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GENERATION OF ALTERNATIVES FOR MODEL PREDICTIVE CONTROL IN MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS
Soeren Stelzer (Ilmenau University of Technology)
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ANALYSIS OF MARKET RETURNS USING MULTIFRACTAL TIME SERIES AND AGENT-BASED SIMULATION
James Thompson (North Carolina State University)
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COMBINING MONTE-CARLO SIMULATION WITH HEURISTICS FOR SOLVING THE INVENTORY ROUTING PROBLEM WITH STOCHASTIC DEMANDS
Jose Caceres-Cruz (IN3-UOC)
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SIMULATION WITH DATA SCARCITY : DEVELOPING A SIMULATION MODEL OF A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT
Yong-Hong Kuo (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
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Optimization via Gradient Oriented Polar Random Search
Haobin Li (National University of Singapore)
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Doctoral presentations II
Chair: Mamadou Seck (TU Delft)
Time Buffer for Approximate Optimization of Production Systems: Concept, Applications and Structural Results
Giulia Pedrielli (Politecnico di Milano)
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SIMULATION-BASED ANALYSIS OF THE BULLWHIP EFFECT UNDER CLASSICAL AND INFORMATION SHARING ORDERING POLICIES
Ahmed Shaban (University of Rome)
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A Simulation-Based Approach to Capturing Autocorrelated Demand Parameter Uncertainty in Inventory Management
Alp E. Akcay (Carnegie Mellon University)
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A HYBRID SIMULATION FRAMEWORK TO ASSESS THE IMPACT OF RENEWABLE GENERATORS ON A DISTRIBUTION NETWORK
Fanny Anne Boulaire (QUT)
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New Control Variates for Levy Process Models
Kemal Dinçer Dingeç (Bogazici University)
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A New Approach to Unbiased Estimation for SDE’s
Chang-han Rhee (Stanford University)
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Optimizing Assembly Line Supply by Integrating Warehouse Picking and Forklift Routing Using Simulation
Stefan Vonolfen (University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria)
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Doctoral presentations IV
Chair: Ali Tafazzoli (Metron Aviation)
Using Discrete-Event Simulation to analyze the process of cataract intervention at a university hospital outpatient department
Olav Goetz (University of Greifswald)
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Autocorrelation Effects In Manufacturing Systems Performance: A Simulation Analysis
Diego Crespo Pereira (University of A Coruna)
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Simulation-based optimization in make-to-order production: Scheduling for a special-purpose glass manufacturer
Carsten Ehrenberg (Clausthal University of Technology)
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A Comparative Analysis of Decentralized Power Grid Stabilization Strategies
Arnd Hartmanns (Saarland University - Computer Science)
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Ranking and Selection with Unknown Correlation Structures
Huashuai Qu (University of Maryland)
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DDDAS-BASED MULTI-SCALE FRAMEWORK FOR PEDESTRIAN BEHAVIOR MODELING AND INTERACTIONS WITH DRIVERS
Hui Xi (University of Arizona)
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mosaik - Scalable Smart Grid Scenario Specification
Steffen Schütte (OFFIS - Institute for Information Technology)
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Advances in Simulation Architectures
Chair: Roland Ewald (University of Rostock)
AUTOMATIC GENERATION OF OBJECT-ORIENTED CODE FROM DEVS GRAPHICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Maamar HAMRI (LSIS) and GREGORY ZACHAREWICZ (IMS-LAPS)
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Database-Driven Distributed 3D Simulation
Martin Hoppen, Michael Schluse and Juergen Rossmann (Institute for Man-Machine Interaction, RWTH Aachen University) and Bjoern Weitzig (CPA-Systems GmbH)
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Calibration of car-following models with single- and multi-step approaches
Ronald Nippold and Peter Wagner (German Aerospace Center)
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Analysis in Gaming and Education I
Chair: Huaiyu Liu (Intel)
A SURVEY OF SERIOUS GAMES ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Korina Katsaliaki (International Hellenic University) and Navonil Mustafee (Swansea University)
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Gaming simulations with environmental trajectories that maximize information gain
Gunnar Flötteröd and Sebastiaan Meijer (KTH Royal Institute of Technology)
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AN INVESTIGATION OF SIMULATION TOOLS IMPLEMENTATION IN MANAGEMENT EDUCATION
Inas Ezz, Cecilia Loureiro-Koechlin and Lampros Stergioulas (Brunel University)
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Discrete Optimization, Ranking, and Selection
Chair: Jeff Hong (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Ranking and Selection with Unknown Correlation Structures
Huashuai Qu, Ilya O. Ryzhov and Michael C. Fu (University of Maryland)
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Closed-Form Sampling Laws For Stochastically Constrained Simulation Optimization On Large Finite Sets
Nugroho Pujowidianto (National University of Singapore), Susan Hunter and Raghu Pasupathy (Virginia Tech), Loo Hay Lee (National University of Singapore) and Chun-Hung Chen (George Mason University)
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Efficient Computing Budget Allocation For A Single Design by Using Regression with Sequential Sampling Constraint
Xiang Hu, Loo Hay Lee and Ek Peng Chew (National University of Singapore), Douglas J. Morrice (The University of Texas at Austin) and Chun-Hung Chen (George Mason University)
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Front- and Back-end Scheduling
Chair: (Andy)Myoungsoo Ham (Globalfoundries)
Study on Optimization Potential Influencing Factors in Simulation Studies Focused on Parallel Batch Machine Scheduling Using Variable Neighbourhood Search
Robert Kohn and Oliver Rose (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
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A NEW APPROACH ON CPS-BASED SCHEDULING AND WIP CONTROL IN PROCESS INDUSTRIES
Toshiya Kaihara and Yoshihiro Yao (Kobe University)
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Improving Flow Line Scheduling by Upstream Mixed Integer Resource Allocation in a Wafer Test Facility
Dirk Doleschal, Jan Lange and Gerald Weigert (Technische Universität Dresden) and Andreas Klemmt (Infineon Technologies Dresden)
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Material Handling Systems
Chair: Andrea Emilio Rizzoli (IDSIA)
MODELING OF HANDLING TASK SEQUENCING TO IMPROVE CRANE CONTROL STRATEGIES IN CONTAINER TERMINALS
Jan Kaffka and Uwe Clausen (TU Dortmund University)
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SEMI-AUTOMATIC SIMULATION-BASED BOTTLENECK DETECTION APPROACH
Simeon Rehbein and Marco Lemessi (John Deere), Thomas Schulze (Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg) and Gordon D. Rehn (John Deere)
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Event Based Recognition and Source Identification of Transient Tailbacks in Manufacturing Plants
Clemens Schwenke, Thomas Wagner, André Gellrich and Klaus Kabitzsch (Dresden University of Technology)
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Military Analysis
Chair: Axel Lehmann (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
Effective Crowd Control Through Adaptive Evolution of Agent-based Simulation Models
Nan Hu (Nanyang Technological University), James Decraene (Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore) and Wentong Cai (Nanyang Technological University)
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Metamodeling of Simulations Consisting of Time Series Inputs and Outputs
Scott L. Rosen (MITRE Corporation) and Christopher Saunders and Samar Guharay (MITRE)
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Assessing the Robustness of UAV Assignments
Enver Yucesan (INSEAD), Yucel Alver (Turkish Air Froce) and Murat Ozdogan (Turkish Air Force)
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Modeling Approaches I
Chair: Gabriel Wainer (Carleton University)
Conceptual Modeling with Processes
Andreas Tolk (Old Dominion University) and Charles D. Turnitsa (Columbus State University)
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A Compositional Approach for Modeling and Simulation of Bio-Molecular Systems
Fernando Barros (Universidade de Coimbra)
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Modeling and Simulation of Agents and their Environment using Multi-Level-DEVS
Alexander Steiniger, Frank Krüger and Adelinde M. Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
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Simulation for Manufacturing Control Support
Chair: Simaan AbouRizk (University of Alberta)
Logistics Sensitivity Of Construction Processes
Julia Katharina Voigtmann and Hans-Joachim Bargstädt (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar)
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Simulation-based optimization in make-to-order production: Scheduling for a special-purpose glass manufacturer
Carsten Ehrenberg and Jürgen Zimmermann (Clausthal University of Technology)
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USING A SCALABLE SIMULATION MODEL TO EVALUATE THE PERFORMANCE OF PRODUCTION SYSTEM SEGMENTATION IN A COMBINED MRP AND KANBAN SYSTEM
Thomas Felberbauer (FH OOE Forschungs & Entwicklungs GmbH), Klaus Altendofer (FH OOE) and Alexander Huebl (FH OOE Forschungs & Entwicklungs GmbH)
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Warehouse Logistics and Inventory Management
Chair: Holger Pitsch (INCONTROL Simulation Solutions)
REAL-TIME PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINES
Roel G. van Anholt (VU University Amsterdam) and Iris F.A. Vis (Univeristy of Groningen)
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A SIMULATION-BASED APPROACH FOR OBTAINING OPTIMAL ORDER QUANTITIES OF SHORT-EXPIRATION DATE ITEMS AT A RETAIL STORE
Sang Haixia and Takakuwa Soemon (Nagoya University)
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A CASE STUDY ON SIMULATION AND EMULATION OF A NEW CASE PICKING SYSTEM FOR A US BASED WHOLESALER
Sven Spieckermann and Stephan Stauber (SimPlan AG) and Ralf Bleifuß (SSI Schaefer Noell GmbH)
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Why Healthcare Professionals are Slow to Adopt Modeling and Simulation
Chair: Terry Young (Brunel University)
A Survey on the Use of Simulation in German Healthcare
Patrick Kirchhof (BearingPoint GmbH) and Nicolas Meseth (Deloitte Consulting GmbH)
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Why Healthcare Professionals are Slow to Adopt Modeling and Simulation
James Fackler (Johns Hopkins University), Julie Hankin (Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust) and Terry Young (Brunel University)
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Agent-based Techniques and Tools
Chair: Peter Kemper (College of William and Mary)
Introducing the Simulation Plugin Interface and the EAS Framework with Comparison to two State-of-the-Art Agent Simulation Frameworks
Lukas Koenig, Daniel Pathmaperuma, Felix Vogel and Hartmut Schmeck (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)
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FORMAL SPECIFICATION SUPPORTING INCREMENTAL AND FLEXIBLE AGENT-BASED MODELING
Jang Won Bae, GeunHo Lee and Il-Chul Moon (KAIST)
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Evaluation of Paradigms for Modeling Supply Chains as Complex Socio-Technical Systems
Behzad Behdani (Delft University of Technology)
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Analysis in Gaming and Education II
Chair: Navonil Mustafee (University of Exeter)
The Exponential Expansion of Simulation in Research
Matthew J. Powers, Susan M. Sanchez and Thomas W. Lucas (Naval Postgraduate School)
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Constructive Alignment in Simulation Education
Anders Skoogh and Björn Johansson (Chalmers University of Technology) and Edward Williams (University of Michigan – Dearborn)
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Combat Modeling and Mission Analysis
Chair: Francis A. Bowers (MITRE)
An Agent-Based Model of the Battle of Isandlwana
Chris Scogings (Massey University)
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An Approximative Method of Simulating a Duel
Mikko S. Pakkanen, Esa Lappi and Bernt M. Akesson (Finnish Defence Forces Technical Research Centre)
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Modeling of Canadian Forces’ Northern Operations and Their Staging
Jean-Denis Caron, Yvan Gauthier and Ahmed Ghanmi (Defence Research and Development Canada)
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Embedded Simulations: Applications
Chair: Stephen John Turner (Nanyang Technological University)
Embedding Simulation in Yard Crane Dispatching to Minimize Job Tardiness in Container Terminals
Shell Ying Huang, Xi Guo, Wen Jing Hsu and Wei Lin Lim (Nanyang Technological University)
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Applying Model-Reconstruction by Exploring MES and PLC Data for Simulation Support of Production Systems
András Pfeiffer, Botond Kádár, Gergely Popovics, Csaba Kardos, Zoltán Vén, Lörinc Kemeny and László Monostori (Fraunhofer Project Center on Production Management and Informatics at Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
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Towards an Agent-Based Symbiotic Architecture for Autonomic Management of Virtualized Data Centers
Qi Liu (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center), Georgios Theodoropoulos (IBM Research), Dilma da Silva (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center) and Elvis Liu (University College Dublin)
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Emulation and Virtual Ramp-up
Chair: Sven Spieckermann (SimPlan AG)
Integration of Emulation Functionality into an Established Simulation Object Library
Torben Meyer and Carsten Pöge (Volkswagen AG) and Gottfried Mayer (BMW Group)
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Towards an Integrated Simulation and Virtual Commissioning Environment for Controls of Material Handling Systems
Stephan Seidel, Ulrich Donath and Jürgen Haufe (Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, Design Automation Division)
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EMBEDDED SIMULATION FOR AUTOMATION OF MATERIAL MANIPULATORS IN A SPUTTERING PVD PROCESS
Gerhard Rath (University of Leoben) and Jürgen Markus Lackner and Wolfgang Waldhauser (Joanneum Research)
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Gradient-Based Optimization
Chair: Peter Glynn (Stanford University)
Combining Gradient-based Optimization with Stochastic Search
Enlu Zhou (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) and Jiaqiao Hu (State University of New York at Stony Brook)
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Optimization via Gradient Oriented Polar Random Search
Haobin Li, Loo Hay Lee and Ek Peng Chew (National University of Singapore)
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Averaging and Derivative Estimation Within Stochastic Approximation Algorithms
Fatemeh Hashemi and Raghu Pasupathy (Virginia Tech)
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Healthcare Modeling
Chair: Martin J. Miller (Capability Modeling)
SIMPHO: AN ONTOLOGY FOR SIMULATION MODELING OF POPULATION HEALTH
Anna Okhmatovskaia, David L. Buckeridge, Arash Shaban-Nejad and Andrew Sutcliffe (McGill University), Philippe Fines (Statistics Canada), Jacek A. Kopec (University of British Columbia) and Michael C. Wolfson (University of Ottawa)
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Applying a Framework for Healthcare Incentives Simulation
Gerald Tesauro, Jospeh Bigus, Ching-Hua Chen-Ritzo, Keith Hermiz and Robert Sorrentino (IBM Research)
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A Generalized Simulation Model of an Integrated Emergency Post
Martijn Mes (University of Twente) and Manon Bruens (Ziekenhuisgroep Twente)
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Multi-Agent Systems
Chair: Mathias John (University of Lille)
How to Design Agent-Based Simulation Models Using Agent Learning
Robert Junges and Franziska Klügl (Örebro University)
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User Understanding of Cognitive Processes in Simulation
David Scerri and Sarah Hickmott (RMIT) and Lin Padgham (RMIT University)
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Grid-based partitioning for large-scale distributed agent-based crowd simulation
Yongwei Wang, Michael Lees and Wentong Cai (Nanyang Technological University)
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Simulation-Based Optimization
Chair: Christoph Laroque (University of Paderborn)
Initial Provisioning and Spare Parts Inventory Network Optimisation in a Multi-Maintenance Base Environment
Peter Lendermann, Annamalai Thirunavukkarasu and Malcolm Yoke Hean Low (D-SIMLAB Technologies) and Leon F. McGinnis (Georgia Institute of Technology)
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Reference Point-based Evolutionary Multi-objective Optimization for Industrial Systems Simulation
Florian SIegmund, Jacob Bernedixen, Leif H.C. Pehrsson and Amos H.C. Ng (University of Skovde) and Kalyanmoy Deb (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur)
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Transport Networks
Chair: Uwe Clausen (TU Dortmund University)
Statistical modelling of delays in a rail freight transportation network
Janos Barta (SUPSI), Andrea Emilio Rizzoli (IDSIA) and Matteo Salani and Luca Maria Gambardella (USI/SUPSI)
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Modeling the global freight transportation system: A multi-level modeling perspective
Ronald Apriliyanto Halim, Lorant A. Tavasszy and Mamadou Diouf Seck (Delft University of Technology)
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SIMULATION BACKBONE FOR GAMING SIMULATION IN RAILWAYS: A CASE STUDY
Dick, (A.D.) Middelkoop (ProRail)
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Case Studies in Project Management
Chair: Ernie Page (MITRE Corporation)
Towards the Smart Construction Site: Improving Productivity and Safety of Construction Projects Using Multi-Agent Systems, Real-Time Simulation and Automated Machine Control
Amin Hammad, Faridaddin Vahdatikhaki, Cheng Zhang, Mohammed Mawlana and Ahmad Doriani (Concordia University)
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Pitfalls in Managing a Simulation Project
Edward John Williams (University of Michigan-Dearborn) and Onur M. Ülgen (PMC)
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Scheduling with Preemption for Incident Management: When Interrupting Tasks is not Such a Bad Idea
Marcos Dias de Assuncao, Victor F. Cavalcante, Maira Athanazio de Cerqueira Gatti, Marco A. S. Netto, Claudio Pinhanez and Cleidson Souza (IBM Research Brazil)
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Challenges in Networks
Chair: DJ Van der Zee (University of Groningen)
Activity Based Scheduling Simulator for Product Transport Using Pipeline Networks
Danilo Picagli Shibata and Daniel Assis Alfenas (FDTE), Marcos Barretto (Escola Politécnica da USP), Fernando Marcellino (Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. - PETROBRAS) and Ricardo Henrique Guiraldelli (FDTE)
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A Contact-Network-based Simulation Model for Evaluating Interventions under “what-if” Scenarios in Influenza Epidemic
Tianyou Zhang and Xiuju Fu (Institute of High Performance Computing), Michael Lees and Chee Keong Kwoh (Nanyang Technological University) and Kee Khoon Lee (Institute of High Performance Computing)
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SUPPLY CHAIN DYNAMICS IN THE SCOR MODEL - A SIMULATION MODELING APPROACH
Fredrik Persson, Christian Bartoll, Adis Ganovic, My Lidberg, Matthias Nilsson, Johan Wibaeus and Fredrik Winge (Linkoping University)
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Decision Support
Chair: Esra Aleisa (Kuwait University)
Simulation to discover structure in optimal dynamic control policies
Rene Haijema (Wageningen University), Eligius M.T. Hendrix (Universidad de Malaga), Diana van Dijk (Wageningen University) and Jan van der Wal (University of Amsterdam)
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MFCA-Based Simulation Analysis for Environment-oriented SCM Optimization Conducted by SMEs
Xuzhong Tang and Soemon Takakuwa (Nagoya University)
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Using Discrete-Event Simulation to Evaluate a New Master Plan for a Sanitary Infrastructure
Esra Aleisa, Farah Al Refai, Abrar Al-Jadi and Alia'a Al-Naggar (Kuwait University)
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Dispatching Approaches
Chair: Oliver Rose (University of the Bundeswehr Munich)
WIP CONTROL AND CALIBRATION IN A WAFER FAB
Zhugen Zhou and Oliver Rose (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
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Development and Introduction of a Combined Dispatching Policy at a High-Mix Low-Volume ASIC Facility
Mike Gißrau (X-FAB Dresden GmbH) and Oliver Rose (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
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WIP BALANCE AND DUE DATE CONTROL IN A WAFER FAB WITH LOW AND HIGH VOLUME PRODUCTS
Zhugen Zhou and Oliver Rose (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
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Efficient & Effective Simulation
Chair: Justyna Zander (MathWorks, Gdansk University of Technology)
Allocation of Simulation Effort for Neural Network vs. Regression Metamodels
Corinne MacDonald and Eldon A. Gunn (Dalhousie University)
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A Time-Based Decomposition Algorithm for Fast Simulation with Mathematical Programming Models
Arianna Alfieri (Politecnico di Torino) and Andrea Matta (Politecnico di Milano)
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EFFICIENT SIMULATION OF CHARGE TRANSPORT IN DEEP-TRAP MEDIA
Timothy James Brereton and Dirk Kroese (University of Queensland), Volker Schmidt and Ole Stenzel (Ulm University) and Bjoern Baumeier (Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research)
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Industrial Production and Logistics Processes I
Chair: Dirk Steinhauer (Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft mbH & Co. KG)
KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS FOR THE EVALUATION OF BALANCED LINES
Lothar März (LOM Innovation GmbH & Co. KG)
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Value Chain Simulation in Aircraft Production
Jeroen Steenbakkers (INCONTROL Simulation Solutions)
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A Simulation-Based Lean Production Approach at a Low-Volume Parts Manufacturer with Part Combining
Francesco Nucci and Antonio Grieco (University of Salento - Lecce)
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Metamodeling
Chair: Enver Yucesan (INSEAD)
Stochastic kriging for conditional value-at-risk and its sensitivities
Xi Chen (Northwestern University), Kyoung-Kuk Kim (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) and Barry L. Nelson (Northwestern University)
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Moving Least Squares Regression for High Dimensional Simulation Metamodeling
Peter Salemi, Barry Nelson and Jeremy Staum (Northwestern University)
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SELECTING RANDOM LATIN HYPERCUBE DIMENSIONS AND DESIGNS THROUGH ESTIMATION OF MAXIMUM ABSOLUTE PAIRWISE CORRELATION BEHAVIOR
Alejandro Samson Hernandez, Thomas W. Lucas and Paul Sanchez (Naval Postgraduate School)
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NATO Military M&S / Simulation-Enhanced Military Testing
Chair: Marko Hofmann (ITIS University Bw Munich)
NATO MSG-88 case study results to demonstrate the benefits of using Data Farming for military decision support
Daniel Kallfass and Tobias Schlaak (CASSIDIAN)
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JCW Environment Development Branch Support for NATO Simulation Activities
Francis A. Bowers (MITRE) and Amy Grom (DD JS J7 Joint and Coalition Warfighting)
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Production Modeling Support
Chair: Dave Goldsman (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Applying Semantic Web Technologies for Efficient Preparation of Simulation Studies in Production and Logistics
Markus Rabe (TU Dortmund) and Pavel Gocev (Siemens AG)
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TOWARDS ASSISTED INPUT AND OUTPUT DATA ANALYSIS IN MANUFACTURING SIMULATION: THE EDASIM APPROACH
Tjorben Bogon (University of Trier), Ulrich Jessen (University of Kassel), Andreas D. Lattner and Dimitrios Paraskevopoulos (Goethe University Frankfurt), Markus Schmitz (University of Kassel), Sven Spieckermann (SimPlan), Ingo J. Timm (University of Trier) and Sigrid Wenzel (University of Kassel)
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SYSTEM MODELING IN SYSML AND SYSTEM ANALYSIS IN ARENA
Ola Batarseh and Leon F. McGinnis (Georgia Institute of Technology)
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Simulation of Supply Chains
Chair: Uwe Clausen (TU Dortmund University)
Cloud Computing Architecture For Supply Chain Network Simulation
Manuel Rossetti and Yaohua Chen (University of Arkansas)
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A Simulation-Based Approach to Capturing Autocorrelated Demand Parameter Uncertainty in Inventory Management
Alp Akcay, Bahar Biller and Sridhar Tayur (Carnegie Mellon University)
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Agent-Based Methods
Chair: Markus Klug (University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien)
Agent-Based Simulation of Software Development Process: A Case Study at AVL
Bhakti Satyabudhi Stephan Onggo (Lancaster University) and Bojan Spasic (AVL-AST Ltd.)
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BPMN Pattern for Agent-Based Simulation Model Representation
Bhakti Satyabudhi Stephan Onggo (Lancaster University)
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Decision Making Support in CMMI Process Areas using Multiparadigm Simulation Modeling
Daniel Crespo and Mercedes Ruiz (University of Cadiz)
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Applications in Gaming and Education
Chair: Dennis Maciuszek (University of Rostock)
Simurena - A Web Portal for Open Educational Simulation
Gerd Wagner (Brandenburg University of Technology)
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A Simulation Based Game Approach for Teaching Operations Management Topics
Francesco Costantino, Giulio Di Gravio, Ahmed Shaban and Massimo Tronci (University of Rome)
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Designing Serious Games for Revenue Management Training and Strategy Development
Catherine Cleophas (Freie Universität Berlin)
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Economics and Management
Chair: Paul Ormerod (Volterra, London)
EQUITY VALUATION MODEL OF VIETNAMESE FIRMS IN A FOREIGN SECURITIES MARKET- A SIMULATION APPROACH
Minh Dang Nguyen (University of Economic and Business,Vietnam National University, Hanoi), Hue Thi Minh Nguyen (National Economics University), Dzung Thi Thuy Nguyen (Academy of Finance) and Toan Dang Nguyen (Media Tenor Vietnam)
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Modeling Food Supply Chains Using Multi-Agent Simulation
Caroline C. Krejci and Benita M. Beamon (University of Washington)
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Hybrid Simulation and Optimization Approach to Design and Control Fresh Product Networks
Marlies de Keizer, Rene Haijema, Jack van der Vorst and Jacqueline Bloemhof (Wageningen University)
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Industrial Production and Logistics Processes II
Chair: Lothar März (LOM Innovation GmbH - Lindau)
Autocorrelation Effects in Manufacturing Systems Performance: A Simulation Analysis
Diego Crespo Pereira, David del Rio Vilas, Nadia Rego Monteil, Rosa Rios Prado and Alejandro Garcia del Valle (University of A Coruna)
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Optimizing Assembly Line Supply by Integrating Warehouse Picking and Forklift Routing Using Simulation
Stefan Vonolfen, Monika Kofler, Andreas Beham and Michael Affenzeller (University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria) and Werner Achleitner (Rosenbauer International AG)
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MM-Panel & Discussion
Chair: Simon Taylor (Brunel University)
Panel on Grand Challenges for Modeling & Simulation
Simon Taylor (Brunel University), Paul Fishwick (University of Florida), Richard Fujimoto (Georgia Institute of Technology), Adelinde Uhrmacher (University of Rostock), Ernest Page (The MITRE Corporation) and Gabriel Wainer (Carleton University)
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Military Simulation Methodologies
Chair: Andreas Tolk (SimIS Inc.)
Effects of Terrain in Computational Methods for Indirect Fire
Esa Lappi, Mikko Sysikaski and Bernt M. Åkesson (Finnish Defence Forces Technical Research Centre) and Ziya Yildirim (Turkish War Colleges Joint Concept / Doctrine Experimentation Office)
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EFFECTS OF STOCHASTIC TRAFFIC FLOW MODEL ON EXPECTED SYSTEM PERFORMANCE
John C. Hyland and Cheryl M. Smith (NSWC-PCD)
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ISO and OGC compliant Database Technology for the development of Simulation Object Databases
Martin Krückhans (CPA Systems)
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Road and Bridges Simulation
Chair: Markus König (Ruhr-University Bochum)
Effective Strategies for Simulating One-of-a-Kind Construction Projects
Simaan AbouRizk and Ronald Ekyalimpa (University of Alberta) and Jack Farrar (Standard General Inc.)
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Construction Operations Simulation under Structural Adequacy Constraints: the Stonecutters Bridge Case Study
Wah-Ho Chan (AECOM Asia Co. Ltd) and Ming Lu (University of Alberta)
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SIMULATION OF MOBILE FALSEWORK UTILIZATION METHODS IN BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION
Hexu Liu and Ming-Fung Francis Siu (University of Alberta), SEBASTIAN HOLLERMANN (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar), Ronald Ekyalimpa, MING LU and SIMAAN ABOURIZK (University of Alberta) and HANS-JOACHIM BARGSTAEDT (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar)
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Scheduling Approaches in Semiconductor Manufacturing
Chair: Lars Moench (University of Hagen)
Simulation-based Multi-mode Resource-constrained Project Scheduling of Semiconductor Equipment Installation and Qualification
Junzilan Cheng and John Fowler (Arizona State University) and Karl Kempf (Intel Corporation)
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Using simulation and hybrid sequencing optimization for makespan reduction at a wet tool
Anna Rotondo, John Geraghty and Paul Young (Dublin City University)
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Scheduling Jobs with Time Constraints between Consecutive Process Steps in Semiconductor Manufacturing
Andreas Klemmt (Infineon Technologies Dresden GmbH) and Lars Moench (University of Hagen)
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Simulation of Construction Operations
Chair: Christian Koch (Ruhr-University Bochum)
Development of the physics-based assembly system model for the mechatronic validation of automated assembly systems
Anton Georgiev Strahilov (Mercedes-Benz), Jivka Ovtcharova (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology) and Thomas Bär (Mercedes-Benz)
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GPS-Based Framework Towards More Realistic and Real-time Construction Equipment Operation Simulation
Nipesh Pradhananga and Jochen Teizer (Georgia Institute of Technology)
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ADVANCEMENT SIMULATION OF TUNNEL BORING MACHINES
Tobias Rahm, Markus Koenig and Christian Koch (Ruhr-Universität Bochum) and Markus Thewes and Kambiz Sadri (Ruhr-University Bochum)
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Tool Modeling Approaches
Chair: Cathal Heavey (University of Limerick)
IMPROVING CLUSTER TOOLS PERFORMANCE USING COLORED PETRI NETS IN SEMICONDUCTOR MANIFACTURING
Dongjin Kim, Emrah Cimren and Robert Havey (Micron Technology Inc) and ABBAS ZAIDI (George Mason University)
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Admission Control for Batch Processes with Downstream Queue Time Constraints
Cheng-Hung Wu (National Taiwan University)
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Single Toolset Simulation Modeling Approaches in Semiconductor Manufacturing
Kamil Erkan Kabak (Beykent University) and Cathal Heavey and Brian Kiernan (University of Limerick)
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Data Collection and Visual Analytics
Chair: Adelinde Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
Interactive Visual Exploration of Simulator Accuracy: A Case Study for Stochastic Simulation Algorithms
Martin Luboschik, Stefan Rybacki, Roland Ewald, Benjamin Schwarze, Heidrun Schumann and Adelinde Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
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Toward the Role of Interaction in Visual Analytics
Andreas Kerren (Linnaeus University) and Falk Schreiber (Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg)
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Toward a language for the flexible observation of simulations
Tobias Helms, Jan Himmelspach, Carsten Maus, Oliver Röwer, Johannes Maria Schützel and Adelinde Maria Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
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Design of Healthcare Systems
Chair: Tillal Eldabi (Brunel University)
Hybrid Simulation with Loosely Coupled System Dynamics and Agent-Based Models for Prospective Health Technology Assessments
Anatoli Djanatliev and Peter Kolominsky-Rabas (University of Erlangen-Nuremberg), Bernd M. Hofmann (Siemens AG, Healthcare Sector) and Reinhard German (University of Erlangen-Nuremberg)
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Calibration of a decision making process in a simulation model by a bicriteria optimization problem
Fermin Mallor and Cristina Azcarate (Public University of Navarre) and Julio Barado (Hospital of Navarre)
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Modeling Requirements for an Emergency Medical Service System Design Evaluator
Taesik Lee and Inkyung Sung (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
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Distributed Computation
Chair: Wentong Cai (Nanyang Technological University)
Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation for Automated Benchmarking of Cloud Infrastructures
Qi Liu, Marcio A. Silva, Michael R. Hines and Dilma Da Silva (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center)
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A Model-Driven Method For Building Distributed Simulation Systems from Business Process Models
Paolo Bocciarelli (University of Rome Tor Vergata), Daniele Gianni (European Space Agency) and Alessandra Pieroni and Andrea D'Ambrogio (University of Rome Tor Vergata)
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TECHNICAL ENGINE FOR DEMOCRATIZING MODELING, SIMULATIONS, AND PREDICTIONS.
Justyna Zander (Harvard University, SimulatedWay) and Pieter J. Mosterman (MathWorks)
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Logistics Networks
Chair: Mathias Bös (SDZ GmbH)
EXCHANGE RATES AND TRADE TARIFFS ASSESTMENT FOR STRATEGIC DECISIONS IN SUPPLY NETWORKS CONFIGURATION
Eduardo Saiz and Jone Uribetxebarria (IK4_IKERLAN)
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Simulation of Yard Operations and Management in Transshipment Terminals
Uwe Clausen and Ina Goedicke (TU Dortmund University)
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Just In Sequence Delivery Improvement Based On Flexsim Simulation Experiment
Pawel Pawlewski, Karolina Rejmicz, Michal Pieprz and Kamil Stasiak (Poznan University of Technology)
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Manufacturing Simulation and Optimization
Chair: Lothar März (LOM Innovation GmbH - Lindau)
Simulation and Optimization of Robot Driven Production Systems for Peak-load Reduction
Sören Lorenz (Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU), Anja Fischer (Chemnitz University of Technology) and Matthias Hesse (Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU)
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Real-World Simulation-Based Manufacturing Optimization using Cuckoo Search
Anna Syberfeldt (University of Skövde) and Simon Lidberg (Volvo Cars Engine)
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FAST CONVERGING, AUTOMATED EXPERIMENT RUNS FOR MATERIAL FLOW SIMULATIONS USING DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING AND COMBINED METAHEURISTICS
Christoph Laroque (Technical University Dresden) and Alexander Klaas, Jan-Hendrik Fischer and Mathis Kuntze (University of Paderborn)
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Military Logistics
Chair: Axel Lehmann (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
A LOCATION MODEL FOR STORAGE OF EMERGENCY SUPPLIES TO RESPOND TO TECHNOLOGICAL ACCIDENTS IN BOGOTÁ
Ridley Santiago Morales and Raha Akhavan-Tabatabaei (Universidad de los Andes)
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Tactical Combat Casualty Care: Strategic Issues of a Serious Simulation Game Development
Marko Hofmann and Hwa Feron (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
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Simulating Tomorrow's Supply Chain Today
Randolph L. Bradley (The Boeing Company) and Jarrod Goentzel (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
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Modeling Techniques
Chair: Guy Curry (Texas A&M University)
Simulation-Based Optimization Method for Release Control of a Re-entrant Manufacturing system
LI LI (Tong University)
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An MVA Approximation for CONWIP Priority Modeling
Guy L. Curry (Texas AM University) and Moonsu Lee (Korea University of Technology and Education)
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A Mathematical Model For Estimating Defect Inspection Capacity With A Dynamic Control Strategy
Gloria Luz Rodriguez Verjan and Stephane Dauzère-Pérès (Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne) and Jacques Pinaton (STMicroelectronics)
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Planning
Chair: Petra Ahrweiler (University of Dublin)
HYPERCUBE SIMULATION ANALYSIS FOR A LARGE-SCALE AMBULANCE SERVICE SYSTEM
Hozumi Morohosi (GRIPS) and Takehiro Furuta (Nara University of Education)
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A STUDY OF THE EFFECT OF MOSQUE CONFIGURATION ON EGRESS TIMES
Khaled Nassar (AUC)
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An Open Source Simulation-Based Approach For Neighbourhood Spatial Planning Policy
Georgios Theodoropoulos (IBM Research) and Peter Lee (University of Birmingham)
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Power Grid Simulations I
Chair: Jochen Wittmann (HTW Berlin)
EXPERIENCES WITH OBJECT-ORIENTED AND EQUATION BASED MODELING OF A FLOATING SUPPORT STRUCTURE FOR WIND TURBINES IN MODELICA
Matthias Brommundt and Michael Muskulus (Norwegian University of Science and Technology) and Michael Strobel, Mareike Strach and Fabian Vorpahl (Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy and Energy System Technology)
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A Comparative Analysis of Decentralized Power Grid Stabilization Strategies
Arnd Hartmanns, Holger Hermanns and Pascal Berrang (Saarland University - Computer Science)
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A Hybrid simulation framework to assess the impact of renewable generators on a distribution network
Fanny Anne Boulaire, Mark Utting, Robin Drogemuller, Gerard Ledwich and Iman Ziari (Queensland University of Technology)
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Simulation for Sustainable Logistics
Chair: Manuel D. Rossetti (University of Arkansas)
Intra-Simulative Ecological Assessment of Logistics Networks: Benefits, Concepts, and Tool Enhancement
Jan Cirullies, Michael Toth and Christian Schwede (Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics)
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Supply Chain Carbon Footprint Tradeoffs Using Simulation
Sanjay Jain (The George Washington University) and Erik Lindskog and Bjorn Johansson (Chalmers Univ. Of Technology)
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An approach of methods for increasing flexibility in green supply chains driven by simulation
Markus Rabe (TU Dortmund), Sven Spieckermann (SimPlan AG), Adrienn Horvath (TU Dortmund) and Till Fechteler (SimPlan AG)
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Simulation in Construction Scheduling
Chair: André Borrmann (Technische Universität München)
Simulation of Crane operation in 3D space
SangHyeok Han, Shafiul Hasan, Mohamed Al-Hussein, Kamil Umut Gökçe and Ahmed Bouferguene (University of Alberta)
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Adjusted Recombination Operator For Simulation-based Construction Schedule Optimization
Kamil Szczesny, Matthias Hamm and Markus König (Ruhr-University Bochum)
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Intelligent BIM-based Construction Scheduling
Markus König (Ruhr-Universität Bochum), Ilka Habenicht (SimPlan AG), Christian Koch (Ruhr-Universität Bochum) and Sven Spieckermann (SimPlan AG)
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AMHS Modeling and Simulation
Chair: Jesus A. Jimenez (Texas State University-San Marcos)
Modeling and Wafer Defect Analysis in Semiconductor Automated Material Handling Systems
Thomas Wagner, Clemens Schwenke and Klaus Kabitzsch (Dresden University of Technology)
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Network Optimization prior to Dynamic Simulation of AMHS
Christian Hammel (Technische Universität Dresden), Matthias Schöps (GLOBALFOUNDRIES Dresden Module One LLC & Co. KG) and Thorsten Schmidt (Technische Universität Dresden)
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"Methodology to Best Extend AMHS for Site Expansion"
Gabriel Gaxiola and Eric Christensen (GLOBALFOUNDRIES), Christian Hammel (Technische Universitat Dresden) and Paul Stachura (GLOBALFOUNDRIES contractor)
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Added Methods - Computational Intelligence
Chair: Steffen Strassburger (TU Ilmenau, Germany)
Computational intelligence methods – joint use in discrete event simulation model of logistics processes
Marek Karkula and Lech Bukowski (AGH University of Science and Technology)
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SIMULATION-BASED DISTRIBUTED FUZZY CONTROL FOR WIP IN A MULTI-VARIETY AND SMALL-BATCH DISCRETE PRODUCTION SYSTEM WITH ONE TIGHTLY COUPLED CELL
Run Zhao and Soemon Takakuwa (Nagoya University)
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Modeling Approaches II
Chair: Andrea D'Ambrogio (University of Roma TorVergata)
Hybrid Simulation of Renewable Energy Generation and Storage Grids
Peter Bazan and Reinhard German (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)
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INTEGRATING DISCRETE-EVENT AND TIME-BASED MODELS WITH OPTIMIZATION FOR RESOURCE ALLOCATION
Teresa A. Hubscher-Younger, Pieter J. Mosterman, Seth DeLand, Omar Orqueda and Doug Eastman (MathWorks)
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MODELING THE MINSKY TRIAD: A FRAMEWORK TO PERFORM REFLEXIVE M&S STUDIES
Bruno Bonté (Irstea and Cirad), Jean-Pierre Müller (CIRAD) and Raphaël Duboz (CIRAD and AIT)
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Power Grid Simulations II
Chair: Michael Sonnenschein (OFFIS - Institute for Information Technology)
mosaik - Scalable Smart Grid Scenario Specification
Steffen Schütte and Michael Sonnenschein (OFFIS - Institute for Information Technology)
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OPTIMIZATION OF DISTRIBUTED GENERATION PENETRATION BASED ON PARTICLE FILTERING
Nurcin Celik, Juan Pablo Saenz and Xiaoran Eileen Shi (University of Miami)
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Production Planning in Semiconductor Manufacturing
Chair: Andreas Klemmt (Infineon Technologies AG)
One Solver for All - A Generic Allocation Concept for Planning and Shop Floor Control
Sebastian Werner, Frank Lehmann and Andreas Klemmt (Infineon Technologies Dresden GmbH) and Joerg Domaschke (Infineon Technologies AG)
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Using Iterative Simulation to Incorporate Load-Dependent Lead Times in Master Planning Heuristics
Lars Moench (University of Hagen) and Thomas Ponsignon (Infineon)
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Product Mix Optimization for a Semiconductor Fab: Modeling Approaches and Decomposition Techniques
Andreas Klemmt (Infineon Technologies), Martin Romauch (University of Vienna) and Walter Laure (Infineon Technologies)
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Simulation in Construction II
Chair: Markus König (Ruhr-University Bochum)
METHODOLOGY FOR SYNCHRONIZING DISCRETE EVENT SIMULATION AND SYSTEM DYNAMICS MODELS
Hani Alzraiee, Tarek Zayed and Osama Moselhi (Concordia University)
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CONSTRUCTION ANALYSIS OF RAINWATER HARVESTING SYSTEMS
Lawrence Fulton, Rasim Musal and Francis Mendez (Texas State University)
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Determination of Float Time for Individual Construction Tasks Using Constraint-Based Discrete-Event Simulation
Gergö Dori (Technische Universität München, Chair for Computational Modeling and Simulation) and André Borrmann (Technische Universität München)
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Simulation of Patient Flow
Chair: Michael Kuhl (Rochester Institute of Technology)
A Simulation-based Decision Support System to Model Complex Demand Driven Healthcare Facilities
Michael Thorwarth (Dublin Institute of Technology) and Amr Arisha (Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT))
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A Simulation Study To Reduce Nurse Overtime And Improve Patient Flow Time At A Hospital Endoscopy Unit
Javad Taheri (North Carolina State University) and Ziad Gellad, Dariele Burchfield and Kevin Cooper (Duke Univerity Hospital)
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A Simulation Study of Patient Flow for Day of Surgery Admission
Michael E. Kuhl (Rochester Institute of Technology)
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Social Behavior
Chair: Armando Geller (Scensei)
MODELING SOCIAL GROUPS IN CROWDS USING COMMON GROUND THEORY
Seung In Park, Francis Quek and Yong Cao (Virginia Tech)
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Grounded Theory Based Agent
Ugo Merlone and Arianna Dal Forno (University of Torino)
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Agent Based Model of the E-MINI Future Market: Applied to Policy Decisions
Roy Lee Hayes, Mark Paddrik, Andrew Todd, Steve Yang, Peter Belinig and William Scherer (University of Virginia)
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Beyond Simulation
Chair: Fernando Barros (University of Coimbra, Portugal)
Investigating Unexpected Outcomes Through the Application of Statistical Debuggers
Kelsey Dutton, Ross Gore and Paul Reynolds (University of Virginia)
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Reconstructing species-based dynamics from stochastic rule-based models
Tatjana Petrov (ETHZ), Jerome Feret (INRIA) and Heinz Koeppl (ETH Zurich)
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Hidden Non-Markovian Reward Models: Virtual Stochastic Sensors for Hybrid Systems
Claudia Krull and Graham Horton (Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg)
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Case Studies - Material Flow Systems
Chair: Thomas Schulze (Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg)
Operations Modeling and Analysis of Open pit Copper Mining Using GPS Tracking Data
Yifei Tan (Chuo Gakuin University), Undram Chinbat (National University of Mongolia), Kanna Miwa (Nagoya Gakuin University) and Soemon Takakuwa (Nagoya University)
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AUGMENTING AN INBOUND RAW MATERIAL HANDLING SYSTEM OF A STEEL PLANT BY UNCOVERING HIDDEN LOGISTICS CAPACITY
Atanu Mukherjee, Arindam Som, Arnab Adak, Prateek Raj and Swarnendu Kirtania (M.N. Dastur & Company (P) Ltd.)
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Cycle Time Management
Chair: Gerald Weigert (TUD/IAVT)
Optimization Model Selection for Simulation-Based Approximate Dynamic Programming Approaches in Semiconductor Manufacturing Operations
Xiaoting Chen (U of Cincinnati) and Emmanuel Fernandez and W. David Kelton (University of Cincinnati)
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Introducing the Virtual Time Based Flow Principle in a High-Mix Low-Volume Wafer Test Facility and Exploring the Behavior of its Key Performance Indicators
Jan Lange and Sophia Keil (Technische Universität Dresden), Dietrich Eberts (Infineon Technologies Dresden) and Gerald Weigert and Rainer Lasch (Technische Universität Dresden)
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A Framework for Effective WIP Flow Management in Semiconductor Frontend Fabs
Mathias Duemmler and Juergen Wohlleben (Infineon Technologies AG)
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Energy Simulations
Chair: Ravi Srinivasan (University of Florida)
Transient heat transfer through walls and thermal bridges. Numerical modelling: methodology and validation
Fabrizio Ascione (University of Sannio), Nicola Bianco (University of Naples Federico II) and Filippo de Rossi and Giuseppe Peter Vanoli (University of Sannio)
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Validation of Building Energy Modeling Tools: Ecotect™, Green Building Studio™ and IES
Thomas J. Reeves, Svetlana Olbina and Raymond Issa (University of Florida)
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Preliminary Research in Dynamic-BIM (D-BIM) Workbench Development
Ravi Srinivasan, Charles Kibert, Paul Fishwick and Zachary Ezzell (University of Florida), Jaya Lakshmanan (SILPA Research) and Siddharth Thakur and Ishfak Ahmed (University of Florida)
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Healthcare Capacity Planning
Chair: Michael Pidd (Lancaster University)
Evaluating Healthcare Systems with Insufficient Capacity to Meet Demand
Sachin R. Pendharkar, Diane P. Bischak and Paul Rogers (University of Calgary)
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The Case Against Utilization: Deceptive Performance Measures in In-patient Care Capacity Models
Kiatikun Louis Luangkesorn (University of Pittsburgh), Spencer Nabors (Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center), Theologos Bountourelis (University of Pittsburgh), Gilles Clermont (Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center) and Andrew Schaefer (University of Pittsburgh)
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PLANNING OF BED CAPACITIES IN SPECIALIZED AND INTEGRATED CARE UNITS: INCORPORATING BED BLOCKERS IN A SIMULATION OF SURGICAL THROUGHPUT
Navonil Mustafee (Swansea University), Lee Davies (NHS), Terry Lyons (University of Oxford), Mark Ramsey and Paul Rees (Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board) and Michael D. Willaimas (Swansea University)
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Life Cycle Assessment
Chair: Jan Volkholz (Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research)
Achieving Sustainability through Combination of LCA and DES integrated in an Simulation Software for Production Processes
Andi H. Widok, Lars Schiemann, Paul Jahr and Volker Wohlgemuth (HTW Berlin)
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Evaluation of Methods used for Life-Cycle Assessments in Discrete Event Simulation
Jon Andersson, Anders Skoogh and Björn Johansson (Chalmers University of Technology)
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Global sensitivity analysis of nonlinear mathematical models - an implementation of two complementing variance-based methods
Thomas Henkel, Heike Wilson and Wilfried Krug (DUALIS GmbH IT Solution)
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Performance Issues in Parallel and Distributed Simulation
Chair: Jan Himmelspach (University of Rostock)
Using DVFS to Optimize Time Warp Simulations
Ryan Child and Philip A. Wilsey (Univ of Cincinnati)
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Assessing Load-Sharing within Optimistic Simulation Platforms
Roberto Vitali (DIS Sapienza), Alessandro Pellegrini (DIS Sapenza) and Francesco Quaglia (DIS Sapienza)
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Model-driven Performance Prediction of HLA-Based Distributed Simulation Systems
Daniele Gianni (European Space Agency) and Paolo Bocciarelli and Andrea D'Ambrogio (University of Roma TorVergata)
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Quality Control in Semiconductor Manufacturing
Chair: Stephane Dauzère-Pérès (Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne)
SETTING QUALITY CONTROL REQUIREMENTS TO BALANCE BETWEEN CYCLE TIME AND YIELD - the single machine case
michael hassoun (Ariel University Center) and Liron Yedidsion and Miri Gilenson (Technion)
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OPTIMIZED INSPECTION CAPACITY FOR OUT OF CONTROL DETECTION IN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING
Israel Tirkel (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)
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Industrial Implementation of a Dynamic Sampling Algorithm in Semiconductor Manufacturing: Approach and Challenges
Justin Nduhura Munga, Stephane Dauzère-Pérès and Claude Yugma (Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne) and Philippe Vialletelle (STMicroelectronics)
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Rare-event simulation II
Chair: Bruno Tuffin (INRIA)
Efficient importance sampling under partial information
Henry Lam (Boston University)
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Probabilistic Bounded Relative Error for Rare Event Simulation Learning Techniques
Ad Ridder (Vrije Universiteit) and Bruno Tuffin (INRIA)
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DEPENDENT FAILURES IN HIGHLY RELIABLE STATIC NETWORKS
Zdravko Botev (University of New South Wales)
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Simulation and Optimization for MHS
Chair: Angel A. Juan (IN3-Open University of Catalonia)
A Simulation-Based Optimization Heuristic Using Self-Organization for Complex Assembly Lines
Evangelos Angelidis, Daniel Bohn and Oliver Rose (University of the Federal Armed Forces Munich)
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COMBINING MONTE-CARLO SIMULATION WITH HEURISTICS FOR SOLVING THE INVENTORY ROUTING PROBLEM WITH STOCHASTIC DEMANDS
José Cáceres-Cruz and Angel Juan (Open University of Catalonia), Scott Grasman (Rochester Institute of Technology), Tolga Bektas (Southampton University) and Javier Faulin (Public University of Navarre)
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SIM-RANDSHARP: A HYBRID ALGORITHM FOR SOLVING THE ARC ROUTING PROBLEM WITH STOCHASTIC DEMANDS
Sergio González Martín, Angel Alejandro Juan and Daniel Riera (Open University of Catalonia), Mónica Guadalupe Elizondo (Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León) and Pau Fonseca (Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña)
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Simulation and Performance
Chair: L. Felipe Perrone (Bucknell University)
Runtime Performance and Virtual Network Control Alternatives in VM-based High-fidelity Network Simulations
Srikanth Yoginath and Kalyan Perumalla (Oak Ridge National Laboratory) and Brian J. Henz (U.S. Army Research Laboratory)
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Analytical Modeling and Simulation of the Energy Consumption of Independent Tasks
Thomas Rauber (Uni Bayreuth) and Gudula Rünger (TU Chemnitz)
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Validation of Application Behavior on a Virtual Time Integrated Network Emulation Testbed
Yuhao Zheng, dong jin and David Nicol (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
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Simulation of Ambulance Services
Chair: Adrian Ramirez Nafarrate (ITAM)
A Simulation-based Iterative Method for a Trauma Center – Air Ambulance Location Problem
Taesik Lee and Hoon Jang (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology), Soo-Haeng Cho (Carnegie Mellon University) and John G. Turner (University of California – Irvine)
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Reducing ambulance response time using simulation: The case of Val-de-Marne department emergency medical service
Lina Aboueljinane, Zied Jemai and Evren Sahin (Ecole Centrale Paris)
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Comparison of Ambulance Diversion Policies via Simulation
Adrian Ramirez Nafarrate (ITAM) and Baykal Hafizoglu, Esma S. Gel and John W. Fowler (Arizona State University)
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Standards in Manufacturing Simulation
Chair: Markus Rabe (TU Dortmund)
Model generation in SLX using CMSD and XML Stylesheet transformations
Soeren Bergmann, Soeren Stelzer, Sascha Wuestemann and Steffen Strassburger (TU Ilmenau)
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A FRAMEWORK FOR INTEROPERABLE SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING PROCESS ANALYSIS APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT
Guodong Shao, Frank Riddick, Ju Yeon Lee, Mark Campanelli, Duck Bong Kim and Yung-Tsun Tina Lee (NIST)
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A new web based method for distribution of simulation experiments based on the CMSD standard
Soeren Bergmann, Soeren Stelzer and Steffen Strassburger (TU Ilmenau)
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Applications of Agent-Based Models in the Social Sciences
Chair: Bridget Rosewell (Volterra, London)
Modelling Innovation Networks of General Purpose Technologies - the Case of Nanotechnology
Petra Ahrweiler and Benjamin Schrempf (University of Dublin)
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A generic model to assess sustainability impact of resource management plans in multiple regulatory contexts
Jean-Pierre Muller and Sigrid Aubert (CIRAD)
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Using Participatory Elicitation to Identify Population Needs and Power Structures in Conflict Environments
Armando Geller (Scensei LLC) and Seyed Mohammad Mussavi Rizi and Maciej M. Latek (George Mason University)
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PEER REVIEW UNDER THE MICROSCOPE. AN AGENT-BASED MODEL OF SCIENTIFIC COLLABORATION
Flaminio Squazzoni and Claudio Gandelli (University of Brescia)
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Estimation with low bias and variance
Chair: Sheldon H. Jacobson (University of Illinois)
New Control Variates for Levy Process Models
Kemal Dinçer Dingeç and Wolfgang Hörmann (Bogazici University)
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A New Approach to Unbiased Estimation for SDE’s
Chang-han Rhee and Peter Glynn (Stanford University)
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A New Perspective on Batched Quantile Estimation
Christos Alexopoulos and David Goldsman (Georgia Institute of Technology) and James R. Wilson (North Carolina State University)
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Healthcare Operations Management
Chair: Todd Huschka (Mayo)
Operations Analysis and Appointment Scheduling for an Outpatient Chemotherapy Department
Mitsuko Yokouchi (Nagoya University), Setsuko Aoki (Kohnan Hospital Group) and HaiXia Sang, Run Zhao and Soemon Takakuwa (Nagoya University)
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SENSITIVITY ANALYSIS OF AN ICU SIMULATION MODEL
Theologos Bountourelis, David Eckman, Louis Luangkesorn, Andrew Schaefer, Spencer Nabors and Gilles Clermont (University of Pittsburgh)
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Aggregate Simulation Modeling of an MRI Department using Effective Process Times
F.J.A. none Jansen, L.F.P. none Etman, J.E. none Rooda and I.J.B.F. none Adan (Eindhoven University of Technology)
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Performance Issues of Simulation Software
Chair: Roland Ewald (University of Rostock)
The Shortest Path: Comparison of Different Approaches and Implementations for the Automatic Routing of Vehicles
Kai Gutenschwager (Hochschule Ulm), Axel Radtke (SimPlan Integrations), Georg Zeller (SimPlan AG) and Sven Völker (Hochschule Ulm)
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Optimal Computing Budget Allocation in a Small Budget Environment
G. Jake LaPorte (United States Military Academy), Juergen Branke (Warwick Business School) and Chun-Hung Chen (National Taiwan University)
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Refactoring and Automated Performance Tuning of Computational Chemistry Application Codes
Shirley V. Moore (University of Texas at El Paso)
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Principlies of M&S
Chair: Qi Liu (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center)
An Integrated Approach for the Validation of Emergence in Component-based Simulation Models
Claudia Szabo (The University of Adelaide) and Yong Meng Teo (National University of Singapore)
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On Reproducibility and Traceability of Simulations
Olivier DALLE (University of Nice Sophia Antipolis)
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Semiotics, Entropy, and Interoperability of Simulation Systems – Mathematical Foundations of M&S Standardization
Andreas Tolk, Saikou Y. Diallo and Jose J. Padilla (Old Dominion University)
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Shipbuilding and Maritime Applications
Chair: Ulrich Jessen (University of Kassel, Germany)
Development and Applications of Simulation Tools for One-of-a-Kind Production Processes
Dirk Steinhauer and Michael Soyka (Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft mbH & Co. KG)
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Simulation for Performance Evaluation of the Housekeeping Process
Pasquale Legato, Rina Mary Mazza and Roberto Trunfio (University of Calabria)
Abstract
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Simulation and Optimization
Chair: Stephan Eidenbenz (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
An efficient simulation-based optimization algorithm for large-scale problems
Carolina Osorio and Linsen Chong (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Abstract
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AN INTEGRATED SIMULATION MODEL AND EVOLUTIONARY ALGORITHM FOR TRAIN TIMETABLING PROBLEM WITH CONSIDERING TRAIN STOPS FOR PRAYING
Erfan Hasannayebi (Sharif University of Technology), Soheil Mardani (Simaron Pardaz Co.), Arman Sajedinejad (Tarbiat Modares University) and S. Ahmad Reza Mir Mohammadi K. (Delft University of Technology)
Abstract
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Combining Metamodel Techniques and Bayesian Selection Procedures to Derive Computationally Efficient Simulation-Based Optimization Algorithms
Carolina Osorio and Hoda Bidkhori (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Abstract
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Simulation for Feasibility Assessment
Chair: Gert Zülch (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT))
Flexible Work Organization in Manufacturing – A Simulation-supported Feasibility Study –
Gert Zülch and Mikko Börkircher (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT))
Abstract
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Complex Agent Interactions in Operational Simulations for Aerospace Design
Benjamin Schumann, Jim P. Scanlan and Hans Fangohr (University of Southampton)
Abstract
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Simulation in Health and Safety
Chair: Timo Hartmann (University of Twente)
Automatic Generation of Dynamic Virtual Fences as Part of BIM-based Prevention Program for Construction Safety
Amin Hammad, Cheng Zhang, Shayan Setayeshgar and Yoosef Asen (Concordia University)
Abstract
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Interactive DEVS-based Building Information Modeling & Simulation for Emergency Evacuation
Gabriel A. Wainer (Carleton University)
Abstract
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Health care logistics and space – Accounting for the physical build environment while simulating health logistics
Richard Boucherie, Erwin Hans and Timo Hartmann (University of Twente)
Abstract
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Simulation in Three Dimensions
Chair: Bjorn Johansson (Chalmers University of Technology)
Combining Point Cloud Technologies with Discrete Event Simulation
Erik Lindskog and Jonatan Berglund (Chalmers University of Technology), Johan Vallhagen (Volvo Aero Corporation) and Rolf Berlin and Björn Johansson (Chalmers University of Technology)
Abstract
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Automatic Collision Free Path Planning in Hybrid Triangle and Point Models
Sebastian Tafuri, Evan Shellshear, Robert Bohlin and Johan S. Carlson (Fraunhofer-Chalmers Research Centre for Industrial Mathematics)
Abstract
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Assessment Methodology for Validation of Vehicle Dynamics Simulations Using Double Lane Change Maneuver
Emir Kutluay and Hermann Winner (TU Darmstadt)
Abstract
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Simulation of Emergency Departments
Chair: Xiaolan Xie (Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Saint-Etienne, France)
ABMS Optimization for Emergency Departments
Eduardo Cabrera (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB)), Manel Taboada and Emilio Luque (University Autonoma of Barcelona) and Francisco Epelde and M. Luisa Iglesias (Consorci Hospitalari i Universitari Parc Taulí)
Abstract
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MULTI-CRITERIA FRAMEWORK FOR EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT IN IRISH HOSPITAL
Waleed Abo-Hamad and Amr Arisha (Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT))
Abstract
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SIMULATION WITH DATA SCARCITY: DEVELOPING A SIMULATION MODEL OF A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT
Yong-Hong Kuo, Janny M.Y. Leung and Colin Alexander Graham (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Abstract
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Statistical Methods
Chair: Argon Chen (National Taiwan University)
Treatment of Missing Values for Association Rule-Based Tool Commonality Analysis in Semiconductor Manufacturing
Rong-Huei Chen (National Taiwan University) and Chih-Min Fan (Yuan Ze University)
Abstract
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Virtual Equipment for Benchmarking Predictive Maintenance Algorithms
Andreas Mattes and Ulrich Schöpka (Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Systems and Device Technology (IISB)), Peter Scheibelhofer and Günter Leditzky (austriamicrosystems AG) and Martin Schellenberger (Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Systems and Device Technology (IISB))
Abstract
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Identifying Illed Tool Combinations via Gibbs Sampler for Semiconductor Manufacturing Yield Diagnosis
Yu-Chin Hsu (National Taiwan University), Chih-Min Fan (Yuan Ze University) and Rong-Huei Chen (National Taiwan University)
Abstract
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Dominance Index for Many-to-many Correlation Analysis and its Application to Semiconductor Yield Analysis
Amos Hong and Argon Chen (National Taiwan University)
Abstract
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Supply Chain Management Approaches
Chair: Hans Ehm (Infineon Technologies AG)
An Evaluation of an Option Contract in Semiconductor Supply Chains
Konstanze Knoblich (Infineon Technologies) and Cathal Heavey and Peter Williams (University of Limerick)
Abstract
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Simulation of a Green Wafer Fab Featuring Solar Photovoltaic Technology and Storage System
Leann Sanders (Texas State University), Stephanie Lopez (texas State University) and Gregory Guzman, Jesus Jimenez and Tongdan Jin (Texas State University)
Abstract
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A Multi-Stage Discrete Event Simulation Approach for Scheduling of Maintenance Activities in a Semiconductor Manufacturing Line
Wolfgang Scholl and Marcin Mosinski (Infineon Technologies AG), Boon Ping Gan and Peter Lendermann (D-SIMLAB Technologies Pte Ltd) and Daniel Noack and Patrick Preuss (D-SIMLAB Technologies GmbH)
Abstract
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Support for Network Simulation
Chair: David Nicol (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
SAFE: Simulation Automation Framework for Experiments
L. Felipe Perrone and Christopher S. Main (Bucknell University) and Bryan C. Ward (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Abstract
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SIMULATION VISUALIZATION OF DISTRIBUTED COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS
Mihal Brumbulli (Humboldt University Berlin)
Abstract
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Using Network Simulation in Classroom Education
George Riley (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Abstract
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Traffic simulations
Chair: Kalyan Perumalla (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
Large-Scale Traffic Simulation for Low-Carbon City
Hideyuki Mizuta (IBM Japan) and Yoshiki Yamagata and Hajime Seya (National Institute for Environmental Studies)
Abstract
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Simulated-based Validity Analysis of Ecological User Equilibrium
Yun-Pang Floetteroed, Peter Wagner, Michael Behrisch and Daniel Krajzewicz (German Aerospace Center)
Abstract
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CELLULAR AUTOMATA MODEL BASED ON MACHINE LEARNING METHODS FOR SIMULATING LAND USE CHANGE
Omar Charif (University of Technology of Compiegne and CEPS/INSTEAD), Hichem Omrani and Reine-Maria Basse (CEPS/INSTEAD) and Philippe Trigano (University of Technology of Compiegne)
Abstract
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Doctoral Colloquium
Doctoral presentations I
Chair: Andreas Tolk (SimIS Inc.)
GUISE - a tool for GUIding Simulation Experiments
Stefan Leye (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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A Forthcoming Useful Tool: Enhancing Understanding of Models through Analysis
Kara A. Olson (Old Dominion University)
Abstract
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Integrating Discrete Event Simulation and System Dynamics on Single Platform for Simulating Construction Operations
Hani Alzraiee (Concordia University)
Abstract
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A new web based method for distribution of simulation experiments based on the CMSD standard
Soeren Bergmann (TU Ilmenau)
Abstract
Network Optimization prior to Dynamic Simulation of AMHS
Christian Hammel (Technische Universität Dresden)
Abstract
Database-Driven Distributed 3D Simulation
Martin Hoppen (Institute for Man-Machine Interaction, RWTH Aachen University)
Abstract
Modeling and Simulation of Agents and their Environment using Multi-Level-DEVS
Alexander Steiniger (University of Rostock)
Abstract
Doctoral presentations III
Chair: Nurcin Celik (The University of Miami)
HYBRID METHOD FOR TASK SCHEDULLING IN A DISTRIBUTION CENTER
David Cipres (Instituto Tecnológico de Aragón)
Abstract
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A Framework to Schedule Surgeries in an Eye Hospital
Hanna Ewen (University of Hagen)
Abstract
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GENERATION OF ALTERNATIVES FOR MODEL PREDICTIVE CONTROL IN MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS
Soeren Stelzer (Ilmenau University of Technology)
Abstract
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ANALYSIS OF MARKET RETURNS USING MULTIFRACTAL TIME SERIES AND AGENT-BASED SIMULATION
James Thompson (North Carolina State University)
Abstract
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COMBINING MONTE-CARLO SIMULATION WITH HEURISTICS FOR SOLVING THE INVENTORY ROUTING PROBLEM WITH STOCHASTIC DEMANDS
Jose Caceres-Cruz (IN3-UOC)
Abstract
SIMULATION WITH DATA SCARCITY : DEVELOPING A SIMULATION MODEL OF A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT
Yong-Hong Kuo (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Abstract
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Optimization via Gradient Oriented Polar Random Search
Haobin Li (National University of Singapore)
Abstract
Doctoral presentations II
Chair: Mamadou Seck (TU Delft)
Time Buffer for Approximate Optimization of Production Systems: Concept, Applications and Structural Results
Giulia Pedrielli (Politecnico di Milano)
Abstract
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SIMULATION-BASED ANALYSIS OF THE BULLWHIP EFFECT UNDER CLASSICAL AND INFORMATION SHARING ORDERING POLICIES
Ahmed Shaban (University of Rome)
Abstract
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A Simulation-Based Approach to Capturing Autocorrelated Demand Parameter Uncertainty in Inventory Management
Alp E. Akcay (Carnegie Mellon University)
Abstract
A HYBRID SIMULATION FRAMEWORK TO ASSESS THE IMPACT OF RENEWABLE GENERATORS ON A DISTRIBUTION NETWORK
Fanny Anne Boulaire (QUT)
Abstract
New Control Variates for Levy Process Models
Kemal Dinçer Dingeç (Bogazici University)
Abstract
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A New Approach to Unbiased Estimation for SDE’s
Chang-han Rhee (Stanford University)
Abstract
Optimizing Assembly Line Supply by Integrating Warehouse Picking and Forklift Routing Using Simulation
Stefan Vonolfen (University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria)
Abstract
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Doctoral presentations IV
Chair: Ali Tafazzoli (Metron Aviation)
Using Discrete-Event Simulation to analyze the process of cataract intervention at a university hospital outpatient department
Olav Goetz (University of Greifswald)
Abstract
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Autocorrelation Effects In Manufacturing Systems Performance: A Simulation Analysis
Diego Crespo Pereira (University of A Coruna)
Abstract
Simulation-based optimization in make-to-order production: Scheduling for a special-purpose glass manufacturer
Carsten Ehrenberg (Clausthal University of Technology)
Abstract
A Comparative Analysis of Decentralized Power Grid Stabilization Strategies
Arnd Hartmanns (Saarland University - Computer Science)
Abstract
Ranking and Selection with Unknown Correlation Structures
Huashuai Qu (University of Maryland)
Abstract
DDDAS-BASED MULTI-SCALE FRAMEWORK FOR PEDESTRIAN BEHAVIOR MODELING AND INTERACTIONS WITH DRIVERS
Hui Xi (University of Arizona)
Abstract
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mosaik - Scalable Smart Grid Scenario Specification
Steffen Schütte (OFFIS - Institute for Information Technology)
Abstract
PhD Poster Presentation
Chair: Andreas Tolk (SimIS Inc.)
Poster Madness: Analysis Methods and Applications
Chair: Bruno Tuffin (INRIA)
Using Simulation and Rough Set Learning to Detect Fault Location in Distribution Network
Wei Wu and Feng Jin (IBM Research - China)
Abstract
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Classification of Simulation-Optimization Methods
Gonçalo Figueira and Bernardo Almada-Lobo (Faculty of Engineering - University of Porto)
Abstract
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Hybrid Simulation for Conditional Estimators Over an Infinite Interval
Chia-Li Wang (National Dong Hwa University)
Abstract
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Design and Application of Data Interchange Formats (DIFs) for Improving Interoperability in SBA
Hwang Ho Kim (Ajou University)
Abstract
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Analysing LTL Terminal Perfomance by combining Simulation and Statistics
Viktoria Sander, Sonja Kuhnt, Uwe Clausen and Jan Kaffka (TU Dortmund University)
Abstract
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A New Approach to Unbiased Estimation for SDE’s
Chang-han Rhee (Stanford University)
Abstract
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Testing Stochastic Order for Reliability Analysis of Complex Systems
Demet Batur and Fred Choobineh (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
Abstract
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Optimization Principles for Arithmetic Functions in Hardware-Software Co-Design
Stephan Eidenbenz (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Abstract
pdf
Metamodel Variability Analysis Combining Bootstrapping and Validation Techniques
Gabriella Dellino (IMT Institute for Advanced Studies)
Abstract
pdf
Time Buffer for Approximate Optimization of Production Systems: Concept, Applications and Structural Results
giulia pedrielli (Politecnico di Milano)
Abstract
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A Forthcoming Useful Tool: Enhancing Understanding of Models through Analysis
Kara A. Olson (Old Dominion University)
Abstract
pdf
ANALYSIS OF MARKET RETURNS USING MULTIFRACTAL TIME SERIES AND AGENT-BASED SIMULATION
James Thompson (North Carolina State University)
Abstract
pdf
COMBINING MONTE-CARLO SIMULATION WITH HEURISTICS FOR SOLVING THE INVENTORY ROUTING PROBLEM WITH STOCHASTIC DEMANDS
Jose Caceres-Cruz (IN3-UOC)
Abstract
Optimization via Gradient Oriented Polar Random Search
Haobin Li (National University of Singapore)
Abstract
SIMULATION-BASED ANALYSIS OF THE BULLWHIP EFFECT UNDER CLASSICAL AND INFORMATION SHARING ORDERING POLICIES
Ahmed Shaban (University of Rome)
Abstract
pdf
A Simulation-Based Approach to Capturing Autocorrelated Demand Parameter Uncertainty in Inventory Management
Alp E. Akcay (Carnegie Mellon University)
Abstract
New Control Variates for Levy Process Models
Kemal Dinçer Dingeç (Bogazici University)
Abstract
pdf
Ranking and Selection with Unknown Correlation Structures
Huashuai Qu (University of Maryland)
Abstract
General Simulation Model to Improve the Design and Operation of Cross-Docking Systems
Halston R. Hales and Allen G. Greenwood (Mississippi State University)
Abstract
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Poster Madness: Manufacturing and Logistics
Chair: Ulrich Jessen (University of Kassel, Germany)
Object-Oriented oil refinery simulation for fast and accurate investment assessment
Daniel Barry Fuller (Petróleo Brasileiro S.A.), Virgilio Jose Ferreira Filho (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro) and Claudio Limoeiro (Petróleo Brasileiro S.A.)
Abstract
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Simulation-Based Optimization for Semiconductor Manufacturing using Hyper-Heuristics
Tobias Uhlig, Oliver Rose and Falk Pappert (Universtät der Bundeswehr München)
Abstract
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Facilitating Emulation Project Analysis through the use of Protocol State Machines
Torben Meyer (Volkswagen AG) and Steffen Straßburger (Ilmenau University of Technology)
Abstract
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Material Flow Simulation for Process Development at a Telecommunication’s Factory in the Amazon Region
Eduardo Quaglia (INdT) and Hélido Montenegro (Nokia)
Abstract
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A TOOL FOR ANALYZING PICKING OPERATIONS WITHIN A DISTRIBUTION CENTER
Bruno Santini and João Filho (DHL), Leonardo Chwif (Simulate) and Jerry Banks (ITESM)
Abstract
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EVALUATION OF LOT RELEASE POLICIES FOR CYCLE TIME IMPROVEMENT IN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS: A PETRI NET APPROACH
Laura Oyuela Eslava and Raha Akhavan-Tabatabaei (Universidad de los Andes)
Abstract
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RANGE ESTIMATION FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLES
Michael Ahlborn and Christian Vetter (TU Clausthal)
Abstract
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SIMchronization: A Method Supporting the Synchronisation of Information and Material Flows
Christoph Stephan Prackwieser (University of Vienna)
Abstract
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COMBINING BIASED RANDOMIZATION WITH META-HEURISTICS FOR SOLVING THE MULTI-DEPOT VEHICLE ROUTING PROBLEM
Angel Juan (IN3-Open University of Catalonia), Mariana Coccola (INTEC / UNL-CONICET), Javier Faulin (Public University of Navarre), Barry Barrios (Northwestern University), Tolga Bektas (Southampton University) and Sergio Gonzalez-Martin (IN3-Open University of Catalonia)
Abstract
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Simulation with Sustainability Aspects in the Manufacturing System Concept Phase
Juhani Heilala (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland), Pablo Bermell-Garcia (EADS Innovation Works UK), Marja Paju, Janne Kiirikki, Jari Montonen and Reino Ruusu (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland) and Simon Astwood, Kiran Krishnamurthy and Santiago Quintana (EADS Innovation Works UK)
Abstract
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Autocorrelation Effects In Manufacturing Systems Performance: A Simulation Analysis
Diego Crespo Pereira (University of A Coruna)
Abstract
pdf
Network Optimization prior to Dynamic Simulation of AMHS
Christian Hammel (Technische Universität Dresden)
Abstract
HYBRID METHOD FOR TASK SCHEDULLING IN A DISTRIBUTION CENTER
David Cipres (Instituto Tecnológico de Aragón)
Abstract
pdf
A HYBRID SIMULATION FRAMEWORK TO ASSESS THE IMPACT OF RENEWABLE GENERATORS ON A DISTRIBUTION NETWORK
Fanny Anne Boulaire (QUT)
Abstract
Optimizing Assembly Line Supply by Integrating Warehouse Picking and Forklift Routing Using Simulation
Stefan Vonolfen (University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria)
Abstract
pdf
A PETRI NET BASED METHOD FOR THE EARLY VERIFICATION & VALIDATION OF A SIMULATION STUDY IN CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT
Kais Samkari and Volkhard Franz (University of Kassel)
Abstract
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Integrating Discrete Event Simulation and System Dynamics on Single Platform to Simulate Construction Operations
Hani Alzraiee (Concordia University)
Abstract
pdf
Simulation-based optimization in make-to-order production: Scheduling for a special-purpose glass manufacturer
Carsten Ehrenberg (Clausthal University of Technology)
Abstract
A SIMULATION-BASED APPROACH FOR OBTAINING OPTIMAL ORDER QUANTITIES OF SHORT-EXPIRATION DATE ITEMS AT A RETAIL STORE
Haixia Sang (Nagoya University)
Abstract
X10-based Large Scale Traffic Simulation Platform
Toyotaro Suzumura and Hiroki Kanezashi (Tokyo Institute of Technology / IBM Research)
Abstract
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A new web based method for distribution of simulation experiments based on the CMSD standard
Soeren Bergmann (TU Ilmenau)
Abstract
Efficient Design of Experiments for Model Predictive Control of Manufacturing Systems
Soeren Stelzer (Ilmenau University of Technology)
Abstract
pdf
GENERATION OF ALTERNATIVES FOR MODEL PREDICTIVE CONTROL IN MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS
Soeren Stelzer (Ilmenau University of Technology)
Abstract
pdf
Poster Madness: Modeling Methods and Applications
Chair: Orianne Mazemondet (Humboldt University Berlin)
Using Simulation to Forecast the Demand for Hospital Emergency Services at the Regional Level
Bozena Mielczarek (Wroclaw Technical University) and Justyna Uzialko-Mydlikowska (National Health Fund)
Abstract
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Automated Transformation Between Modeling Languages with Different Expressiveness: Challenges and Results From a Use Case with SBML and ML-Rules
Sebastian Nähring, Carsten Maus, Roland Ewald and Adelinde M. Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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A Decision Support System for Hospital Emergency Departments designed using Agent-Based techniques
Manel Taboada, Eduardo Cabrera and Emilio Luque (University Autonoma of Barcelona (UAB)) and Francisco Epelde and Maria Iglesias (Hospital of Sabadell)
Abstract
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Using Agent-based Simulation to Understand Cooperation in Business Organizational Settings
Claudia Ribeiro and José Borbinha (INESC/IST), José Tribolet (INESC INOV) and João Pereira (INESC/IST)
Abstract
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Using Discrete-Event Simulation to analyze the process of cataract inter-vention at a university hospital outpatient department
Olav Goetz (University of Greifswald)
Abstract
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Integration of Social Criteria in a Simulation Software for a more Sustainable Production
Andi Widok, Paul Jahr, Lars Schiemann and Volker Wohlgemuth (HTW Berlin)
Abstract
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Comparison of SLX and Model-Driven Language Development for Creating Domain-Specific Simulation Langauges
Andreas Blunk and Joachim Fischer (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Abstract
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Modelling for Sustainable Success in Healthcare
Masoud Fakhimi (Swansea University)
Abstract
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NosoPolis: Towards a Hybrid Agent-Based Discrete Event Simulation Tool for Emergency Medical Services Improvement
Anastasia Anagnostou, Julie Eatock and Simon Taylor (Brunel University)
Abstract
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An Integrated Approach to Mission Analysis and Mission Rehearsal
Marcel Kvassay (Institute of Informatics, Slovak Academy of Sciences), Bernhard Schneider and Holger Bracker (EADS Deutschland GmbH), Ladislav Hluchý, Štefan Dlugolinský and Michal Laclavík (Institute of Informatics, Slovak Academy of Sciences), Aleš Tavčar and Matjaž Gams (Jožef Stefan Institute) and Dariusz Król, Michał Wrzeszcz and Jacek Kitowski (University of Science and Technology in Cracow)
Abstract
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A Stochastic Petri Net Model to Simulate the Intrinsic Variability of Tissue Factor Induced Coagulation Cascade
Davide Castaldi and Daniele Maccagnola (University of Milano-Bicocca), Daniela Mari (University of Milan) and Francesco Archetti (University of Milano-Bicocca)
Abstract
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Analysis of Carbon Monoxide Emissions in a Open Source Discrete-Event Simulator
Joao Rangel (Candido Mendes University)
Abstract
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SIMULATING THE IMPACT OF POLICY CHANGES IN THE ICELANDIC LUMPSUCKER FISHERY
Sigridur Sigurdardottir (University of Iceland)
Abstract
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A MODELING METHODOLOGY FOR CYBER-SECURITY SIMULATION
Ji-Yeon Kim and Hyung-Jong Kim (Seoul Women's University)
Abstract
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Workflow simulation applied to image-guided procedures. Understanding the present and looking to the future.
Fabiola Fernandez-Gutierrez (University Of Dundee)
Abstract
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DDDAS-BASED MULTI-SCALE FRAMEWORK FOR PEDESTRIAN BEHAVIOR MODELING AND INTERACTIONS WITH DRIVERS
Hui Xi (University of Arizona)
Abstract
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Agent Based Framework For Avatar Interactions In An Adaptive Virtual World Game Environment
Shalini Chauhan (North Carolina State University)
Abstract
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Spatial Simulation of Actin Filament Dynamics on Structured Surfaces
Arne T. Bittig and Adelinde M. Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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GPU-Based Simulation of Wireless Body Sensor Networks
Dion Paul and Hongmei Chi (Florida A&M University)
Abstract
pdf
Modeling and Simulation of Agents and their Environment using Multi-Level-DEVS
Alexander Steiniger (University of Rostock)
Abstract
Getting the most out of an international diffusion model through evolutionary programming.
Chris Swinerd and Ken McNaught (Cranfield University)
Abstract
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MWGrid: Distributed Agent-based Simulation in the Digital Humanities
Georgios Theodoropoulos (IBM Research)
Abstract
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BLOOD CENTRE INVENTORY ANALYSIS USING DISCRETE SIMULATION
Felipe Baesler, Matias Nemeth and Alfonso Bastias (Universidad del Desarrollo) and Cristina Martinez (Servicio de Salud Concepcion)
Abstract
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Introduction of the Agent Based Fishery Management Model of Hawaii’s Longline Fisheries
Run YU (UHM)
Abstract
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Poster Madness: Simulation Methods and Applications
Chair: Claudia Szabo (University of Adelaide)
Efficient Simulation of View Synchrony
Frej Drejhammar (SICS AB) and Seif Haridi (SICS / KTH)
Abstract
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Simulation with Data Scarity: Developing a Simulation Model of a Hospital Emergency Department
Yong-Hong Kuo (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Abstract
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Setting up Simulation Experiments with SESSL
Roland Ewald and Adelinde M. Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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A Framework to Schedule Surgeries in an Eye Hospital
Hanna Ewen (University of Hagen)
Abstract
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Enhancing SDLPS with Co-Simulation
Pau Fonseca i Casas (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya)
Abstract
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Integrating Object Oriented Petri Nets Into the Active Graph Database of a Real Time Simulation System
Ralf Waspe, Juergen Rossmann and Michael Schluse (RWTH Aachen University)
Abstract
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An Adaptive Simulator for ML-Rules
Tobias Helms, Stefan Rybacki, Roland Ewald and Adelinde M. Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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A Characterization Approach to Selecting Verification and Validation Techniques for Simulation Projects
Zhongshi Wang (ITIS GmbH)
Abstract
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Configuring Simulation Algorithms with ParamILS
Robert Engelke and Roland Ewald (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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Application of Simulation-based Decision Support Systems to Optimization of Construction Corporation Processes
Konstantin Aksyonov, Eugene Bykov, Wang Kai and Olga Aksyonova (Ural Federal University)
Abstract
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GUISE - a tool for GUIding Simulation Experiments
Stefan Leye (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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A FRAMEWORK FOR AGENT-ORIENTED PARALLEL SIMULATION OF DISCRETE EVENT SYSTEMS
Tao Zhang and Oliver Rose (University of the Federal Armed Forces Munich)
Abstract
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The Effects of Speedup and Network Delays on Distributed Simulations
Alessandra Pieroni and Giuseppe Iazeolla (University of Rome TorVergata)
Abstract
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User Interfaces for the Simulation Automation Framework for Experiments
Christopher S. Main and L. Felipe Perrone (Bucknell University)
Abstract
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Using Simulation in Hospital Layout Planning
Ines V. Arnolds (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)
Abstract
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Streaming data management for the online processing of simulation data
Johannes Schützel, Jan Himmelspach and Adelinde M. Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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Database-Driven Distributed 3D Simulation
Martin Hoppen (Institute for Man-Machine Interaction, RWTH Aachen University)
Abstract
mosaik - Scalable Smart Grid Scenario Specification
Steffen Schütte (OFFIS - Institute for Information Technology)
Abstract
Intelligent System for Scheduling Transportation within Gas Stations Network
Konstantin Aksyonov, Eugene Bykov, Artyom Skvortsov, Olga Aksyonova and Elena Smoliy (Ural Federal University)
Abstract
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DEVELOPING AN AGENT-ORIENTED PARALLEL SIMULATOR FOR PRODUCTION PROCESSES
Tao Zhang and Oliver Rose (University of the Federal Armed Forces Munich)
Abstract
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Towards a Generalized Subpopulation Support for Stochastic Population Projections
Christina Bohk, Roland Ewald and Roland Rau (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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Implementation of a simulation model of pre-hospital medical disaster response using realistic victims
Christophe Ullrich and Filip Van Utterbeeck (Royal Military Academy)
Abstract
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A Comparative Analysis of Decentralized Power Grid Stabilization Strategies
Arnd Hartmanns (Saarland University - Computer Science)
Abstract
Estimating Parameters of The Triangular Distribution Using Non-Standard Information
Seratun Jannat and Allen Greenwood (Mississippi State University)
Abstract
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Industrial Case Study
Industrial Case Studies I
Chair: Marvin Seppanen (Productive Systems)
Decision Support For a New Stability Enhancement System At The Sasol Synfuels Air Separation Unit
Hentie Van den Berg (Sasol Technology)
Abstract
Improved Techniques To Model Continuous Operations With Discrete Event Simulation
Anette Van der Merwe (Sasol Technology)
Abstract
INOSIM Bio - simulation and optimization of biochemical processes
Katrin Sulzbacher (INOSIM Consulting GmbH), Peter Balling (INOSIM Software GmbH) and Gerhard Schembecker (TU Dortmund University)
Abstract
Industrial Case Studies II
Chair: Markus Vorderwinkler (Profactor GmbH)
How Simulation is making a difference to British Airways
Andrew Beck (British Airways)
Abstract
Dynamic Simulation to Analyze Material Handling System Design at an Automotive Body Shop
Nikhil Garge (Production Modeling India), Karthik Vasudevan (Production Modeling Corporation) and Rajesh Welekar and Kalpesh Jeswani (Production Modeling India)
Abstract
Long-term Capacity Planning using Throughput Simulation at a Sunglass Manufacturing Plant
Sagar Ratti (Production Modeling India) and Karthik Vasudevan and Ravi Lote (Production Modeling Corporation)
Abstract
Industrial Case Studies III
Chair: Rienk Bijlsma (Systems Navigator)
Using Value Stream Simulation to Support Lean Manufacturing Workshops
Thomas Strigl (iSILOG GmbH) and Martin Stärz (ZF Friedrichshafen AG)
Abstract
Using Business Simulations to Evaluate KPIs
Oliver Grasl (transentis consulting)
Abstract

Invited Paper
PhD Colloquium Plenary
Chair: Andreas Tolk (SimIS Inc.)
Seven pitfalls in modeling and simulation research
Adelinde Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
Abstract
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A Tutorial on Simulation Modeling in Six Dimensions
Chair: Helena Szczerbicka (Leibniz University of Hannover)
A Tutorial on Simulation Modeling in Six Dimensions
Paul Fishwick (University of Florida)
Abstract
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Analysis in Gaming and Education I
Chair: Huaiyu Liu (Intel)
A SURVEY OF SERIOUS GAMES ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Korina Katsaliaki (International Hellenic University) and Navonil Mustafee (Swansea University)
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Gaming simulations with environmental trajectories that maximize information gain
Gunnar Flötteröd and Sebastiaan Meijer (KTH Royal Institute of Technology)
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AN INVESTIGATION OF SIMULATION TOOLS IMPLEMENTATION IN MANAGEMENT EDUCATION
Inas Ezz, Cecilia Loureiro-Koechlin and Lampros Stergioulas (Brunel University)
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Conceptual Modeling 1
Chair: DJ Van der Zee (University of Groningen)
Using a Soft Systems Methodology framework to guide the entire Conceptual Modelling Process in Discrete Event Simulation
José Arnaldo B. Montevechi (Federal University of Itajubá (UNIFEI)) and J. Daniel Friend (Federal University of Itajubá (UNIFEI)
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Facilitated Conceptual Modelling: Practical Issues and Reflections
Antuela A. Tako (Loughborough University) and Kathy Kotiadis (University of Warwick)
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Embedded Simulations: Transportation
Chair: Richard Fujimoto (Georgia Tech)
A Case for Real-Time Calibration of Data-Driven Microscopic Traffic Simulation Tools
Dwayne Henclewood, Wonho Suh, Richard Fujimoto and Michael Hunter (Georgia Institute of Technology) and Michael Rodgers (Georgia Tech Research Institute)
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Symbiotic Simulation for Future Electro-mobility Transportation Systems
Heiko Aydt (TUM CREATE Ltd.), Michael Lees (Nanyang Technological University) and Alois Knoll (Technical University of Munich)
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Combined Car-following and unsafe Event Trajectory SImulation using Agent Based Modeling Techniques
Montasir Abbas (Virginia Tech), Linsen Chong (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and Bryan Higgs and Alejandra Medina (Virginia Tech)
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Front- and Back-end Scheduling
Chair: (Andy)Myoungsoo Ham (Globalfoundries)
Study on Optimization Potential Influencing Factors in Simulation Studies Focused on Parallel Batch Machine Scheduling Using Variable Neighbourhood Search
Robert Kohn and Oliver Rose (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
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A NEW APPROACH ON CPS-BASED SCHEDULING AND WIP CONTROL IN PROCESS INDUSTRIES
Toshiya Kaihara and Yoshihiro Yao (Kobe University)
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Improving Flow Line Scheduling by Upstream Mixed Integer Resource Allocation in a Wafer Test Facility
Dirk Doleschal, Jan Lange and Gerald Weigert (Technische Universität Dresden) and Andreas Klemmt (Infineon Technologies Dresden)
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Input modeling and service systems
Chair: Rouba Ibrahim (University College London)
Simulation Optimization for Appointment Scheduling
Paulien Koeleman and Ger Koole (VU University Amsterdam)
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On The Modeling and Forecasting of Call Center Arrivals
Rouba Ibrahim (University College London), Pierre L'Ecuyer (University of Montreal), Haipeng Shen (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) and Nazim Regnard (University of Montreal)
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A Quick Assessment of Input Uncertainty
Barry L. Nelson and Bruce E. Ankenman (Northwestern University)
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Material Handling Systems
Chair: Andrea Emilio Rizzoli (IDSIA)
MODELING OF HANDLING TASK SEQUENCING TO IMPROVE CRANE CONTROL STRATEGIES IN CONTAINER TERMINALS
Jan Kaffka and Uwe Clausen (TU Dortmund University)
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SEMI-AUTOMATIC SIMULATION-BASED BOTTLENECK DETECTION APPROACH
Simeon Rehbein and Marco Lemessi (John Deere), Thomas Schulze (Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg) and Gordon D. Rehn (John Deere)
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Event Based Recognition and Source Identification of Transient Tailbacks in Manufacturing Plants
Clemens Schwenke, Thomas Wagner, André Gellrich and Klaus Kabitzsch (Dresden University of Technology)
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Modeling Approaches I
Chair: Gabriel Wainer (Carleton University)
Conceptual Modeling with Processes
Andreas Tolk (Old Dominion University) and Charles D. Turnitsa (Columbus State University)
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A Compositional Approach for Modeling and Simulation of Bio-Molecular Systems
Fernando Barros (Universidade de Coimbra)
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Modeling and Simulation of Agents and their Environment using Multi-Level-DEVS
Alexander Steiniger, Frank Krüger and Adelinde M. Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
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Tutorial: Optimization via Simulation with Bayesian Statistics and Dynamic Programming
Chair: Jie Xu (George Mason University)
Tutorial: Optimization via Simulation with Bayesian Statistics and Dynamic Programming
Peter I. Frazier (Cornell University)
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Warehouse Logistics and Inventory Management
Chair: Holger Pitsch (INCONTROL Simulation Solutions)
REAL-TIME PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINES
Roel G. van Anholt (VU University Amsterdam) and Iris F.A. Vis (Univeristy of Groningen)
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A SIMULATION-BASED APPROACH FOR OBTAINING OPTIMAL ORDER QUANTITIES OF SHORT-EXPIRATION DATE ITEMS AT A RETAIL STORE
Sang Haixia and Takakuwa Soemon (Nagoya University)
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A CASE STUDY ON SIMULATION AND EMULATION OF A NEW CASE PICKING SYSTEM FOR A US BASED WHOLESALER
Sven Spieckermann and Stephan Stauber (SimPlan AG) and Ralf Bleifuß (SSI Schaefer Noell GmbH)
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Conceptual Modeling 2
Chair: Stewart Robinson (Loughborough University)
AN INTEGRATED CONCEPTUAL MODELING FRAMEWORK FOR SIMULATION – LINKING SIMULATION MODELING TO THE SYSTEMS ENGINEERING PROCESS
Durk-Jouke van der Zee (University of Groningen)
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LESSONS LEARNED FROM A CONCEPTUAL MODELING EXERCISE
Margaret L. Loper (Georgia Tech Research Institute) and Louis G. Birta and Gilbert Arbez (University of Ottawa)
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Embedded Simulations: Applications
Chair: Stephen John Turner (Nanyang Technological University)
Embedding Simulation in Yard Crane Dispatching to Minimize Job Tardiness in Container Terminals
Shell Ying Huang, Xi Guo, Wen Jing Hsu and Wei Lin Lim (Nanyang Technological University)
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Applying Model-Reconstruction by Exploring MES and PLC Data for Simulation Support of Production Systems
András Pfeiffer, Botond Kádár, Gergely Popovics, Csaba Kardos, Zoltán Vén, Lörinc Kemeny and László Monostori (Fraunhofer Project Center on Production Management and Informatics at Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
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Towards an Agent-Based Symbiotic Architecture for Autonomic Management of Virtualized Data Centers
Qi Liu (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center), Georgios Theodoropoulos (IBM Research), Dilma da Silva (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center) and Elvis Liu (University College Dublin)
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Simulation in Emergency Services and Defense
Chair: Shane G. Henderson (Cornell University)
Evaluating dynamic dispatch strategies for Emergency Medical Services: TIFAR simulation tool
Martin van Buuren (CWI), Karen Aardal (TU Delft), Rob van der Mei (CWI) and Henk Post (Connexxion)
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Optimally Tuned Markov Chain Simulations of Battles for Real Time Decision Making
Russell CH Cheng (University of Southampton) and James Moffat (DSTL)
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Exploring Bounds on Ambulance Deployment Policy Performance
Eric Cao Ni, Susan R. Hunter, Shane G. Henderson and Huseyin Topaloglu (Cornell University)
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Transport Networks
Chair: Uwe Clausen (TU Dortmund University)
Statistical modelling of delays in a rail freight transportation network
Janos Barta (SUPSI), Andrea Emilio Rizzoli (IDSIA) and Matteo Salani and Luca Maria Gambardella (USI/SUPSI)
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Modeling the global freight transportation system: A multi-level modeling perspective
Ronald Apriliyanto Halim, Lorant A. Tavasszy and Mamadou Diouf Seck (Delft University of Technology)
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SIMULATION BACKBONE FOR GAMING SIMULATION IN RAILWAYS: A CASE STUDY
Dick, (A.D.) Middelkoop (ProRail)
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Tutorial on building M&S software based on reuse
Chair: Adelinde Uhrmacher (University of Rostock)
Tutorial on building M&S software based on reuse
Jan Himmelspach (University of Rostock)
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Tutorial: Input Uncertainty in Output Analysis
Chair: Alp Akcay (Carnegie Mellon University)
Tutorial: Input Uncertainty in Output Analysis
Russell R. Barton (The Pennsylvania State University)
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Combined OR/Simulation Techniques
Chair: Navonil Mustafee (University of Exeter)
Mixing other methods with simulation is no big deal
Michael Pidd (Lancaster University Management School)
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Simulation Modeling in The Social Care Sector: A Literature Review
Bhakti Satyabudhi Stephan Onggo (Lancaster University)
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HYBRID SIMULATION FOR MODELLING LARGE SYSTEMS: AN EXAMPLE OF INTEGRATED CARE MODEL
Jafri Zulkepli and Tillal Eldabi (Brunel University) and Navonil Mustafee (Swansea University)
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Dispatching Approaches
Chair: Oliver Rose (University of the Bundeswehr Munich)
WIP CONTROL AND CALIBRATION IN A WAFER FAB
Zhugen Zhou and Oliver Rose (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
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Development and Introduction of a Combined Dispatching Policy at a High-Mix Low-Volume ASIC Facility
Mike Gißrau (X-FAB Dresden GmbH) and Oliver Rose (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
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WIP BALANCE AND DUE DATE CONTROL IN A WAFER FAB WITH LOW AND HIGH VOLUME PRODUCTS
Zhugen Zhou and Oliver Rose (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
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Industrial Production and Logistics Processes I
Chair: Dirk Steinhauer (Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft mbH & Co. KG)
KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS FOR THE EVALUATION OF BALANCED LINES
Lothar März (LOM Innovation GmbH & Co. KG)
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Value Chain Simulation in Aircraft Production
Jeroen Steenbakkers (INCONTROL Simulation Solutions)
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A Simulation-Based Lean Production Approach at a Low-Volume Parts Manufacturer with Part Combining
Francesco Nucci and Antonio Grieco (University of Salento - Lecce)
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Methodology in Gaming and Education
Chair: Heide Lukosch (Delft University of Technology)
A Participatory Design Method to Develop Virtual Simulation Environments for Situational Awareness Training
Heide Lukosch, Theo van Ruijven and Alexander Verbraeck (Delft University of Technology)
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Seamless Integration of Game and Learning, using Modeling and Simulation
Alke Martens (Pedagogical University Schwaebisch Gmuend) and Dennis Maciuszek and Martina Weicht (University of Rostock)
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Enabling Behavior Reuse In Development Of Virtual Environment Applications
Huaiyu Liu and Mic Bowman (Intel Corporation), Aaron Duffy (Utah State University) and Warren Hunt (Intel Corporation)
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NATO Military M&S / Simulation-Enhanced Military Testing
Chair: Marko Hofmann (ITIS University Bw Munich)
NATO MSG-88 case study results to demonstrate the benefits of using Data Farming for military decision support
Daniel Kallfass and Tobias Schlaak (CASSIDIAN)
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JCW Environment Development Branch Support for NATO Simulation Activities
Francis A. Bowers (MITRE) and Amy Grom (DD JS J7 Joint and Coalition Warfighting)
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Non-Markovian Stochastic Petri Nets
Chair: Peter Haas (IBM Almaden Research Center)
Application of Non-Markovian Stochastic Petri Nets to the Modeling of Rail System Maintenance and Availability
Pierre Dersin (Alstom Transport SA) and Rene C. Valenzuela (Georgia Institute of Technology)
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Investigating Coupling Patterns in State-Space Models for System Reliability
Vitali Volovoi (Georgia Institute of Technology)
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On Simulation of Non-Markovian Stochastic Petri Nets with Heavy-Tailed Firing Times
Peter Glynn (Stanford University) and Peter Haas (IBM Almaden Research Center)
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Production Modeling Support
Chair: Dave Goldsman (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Applying Semantic Web Technologies for Efficient Preparation of Simulation Studies in Production and Logistics
Markus Rabe (TU Dortmund) and Pavel Gocev (Siemens AG)
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TOWARDS ASSISTED INPUT AND OUTPUT DATA ANALYSIS IN MANUFACTURING SIMULATION: THE EDASIM APPROACH
Tjorben Bogon (University of Trier), Ulrich Jessen (University of Kassel), Andreas D. Lattner and Dimitrios Paraskevopoulos (Goethe University Frankfurt), Markus Schmitz (University of Kassel), Sven Spieckermann (SimPlan), Ingo J. Timm (University of Trier) and Sigrid Wenzel (University of Kassel)
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SYSTEM MODELING IN SYSML AND SYSTEM ANALYSIS IN ARENA
Ola Batarseh and Leon F. McGinnis (Georgia Institute of Technology)
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Rare-Event Simulation I
Chair: Jose Blanchet (Columbia University)
On Error Rates in Rare Event Simulation with Heavy Tails
Soren Asmussen (Aarhus University, Denmark) and Dominik Kortschak (Université Lyon 1)
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Rare events in cancer recurrence timing
Kevin Z. Leder and Jasmine Y. Foo (University of Minnesota)
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Rare-event simulations for Exponential Integrals of Smooth Gaussian Processes
Jingchen Liu and Gongjun Xu (Columbia University)
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Simulation of Supply Chains
Chair: Uwe Clausen (TU Dortmund University)
Cloud Computing Architecture For Supply Chain Network Simulation
Manuel Rossetti and Yaohua Chen (University of Arkansas)
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A Simulation-Based Approach to Capturing Autocorrelated Demand Parameter Uncertainty in Inventory Management
Alp Akcay, Bahar Biller and Sridhar Tayur (Carnegie Mellon University)
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Tutorial: Advanced Spatial Systems with Cellular Discrete-Event Modeling and Simulation
Chair: Susan R. Hunter (Cornell University)
Tutorial: Advanced Spatial Systems with Cellular Discrete-Event Modeling and Simulation
Gabriel Wainer (Carleton University)
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Tutorial: Choosing what to Model - Conceptual Modeling for Simulation
Chair: Helena Szczerbicka (Leibniz University of Hannover)
Tutorial: Choosing what to Model - Conceptual Modeling for Simulation
Stewart Robinson (Loughborough University)
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Analysis and Optimization of Complex Stochastic Systems
Chair: Marvin K. Nakayama (New Jersey Institute of Technology)
Sampling Point Processes on Stable Unbounded Regions and Exact Simulation of Queues
Jose Blanchet and Jing Dong (Columbia University)
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Optimal Scenario Tree Reductions for the Stochastic Unit Commitment Problem
Ali Koc and Soumyadip Ghosh (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center)
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Using Sectioning to Construct Confidence Intervals for Quantiles When Applying Importance Sampling
Marvin K. Nakayama (NJIT)
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Applications in Gaming and Education
Chair: Dennis Maciuszek (University of Rostock)
Simurena - A Web Portal for Open Educational Simulation
Gerd Wagner (Brandenburg University of Technology)
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A Simulation Based Game Approach for Teaching Operations Management Topics
Francesco Costantino, Giulio Di Gravio, Ahmed Shaban and Massimo Tronci (University of Rome)
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Designing Serious Games for Revenue Management Training and Strategy Development
Catherine Cleophas (Freie Universität Berlin)
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Epidemic Modeling
Chair: Dionne Aleman (University of Toronto)
Modeling the Spread of Community-Associated MRSA
Charles M. Macal (Argonne National Laboratory), Michael Z. David (The University of Chicago), Vanja M. Dukic (University of Colorado-Boulder), Diane S. Lauderdale (The University of Chicago), Michael J. North (Argonne National Laboratory), Phil Shumm (The University of Chicago), Nicholson Collier (Argonne National Laboratory), Robert S. Daum (The University of Chicago), Duane T. Wegner (The Ohio State University) and James A. Evans and Jocelyn R. Wilder (The University of Chicago)
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High Performance Informatics for Pandemic Preparedness
Stephen G. Eubank, Madhav V. Marathe and Keith R. Bisset (Virginia Tech)
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A LARGE SIMULATION EXPERIMENT TO TEST INFLUENZA PANDEMIC BEHAVIOR
Michael F. Beeler, Dionne M. Aleman and Michael W. Carter (University of Toronto)
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Modeling and Simulation by Hybrid Petri Nets
Chair: Hiroshi Matsuno (Yamaguchi University, Japan)
Modeling and Simulation by Hybrid Petri Nets
Hassane ALLA (Gipsa-lab)
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HPN modeling, Optimization and Control Law Extraction for Continuous Steel Processing Lines
Eiji Konaka (Meijo University), Tatsuya Suzuki (Nagoya University) and Kazuya Asano and Yoshitsugu Iijima (JFE Steel Corporation)
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A New Object-Oriented Petri Net Simulation Environment Based On Modelica
Sabrina Proß (University of Applied Sciences), Sebastian Jan Janowski (Bielefeld University), Bernhard Bachmann (University of Applied Sciences) and Ralf Hofestädt (Bielefeld University)
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Multilevel simulation
Chair: Mike Giles (Oxford University)
Multilevel Primal and Dual Approaches for Pricing American Options
John Schoenmakers (Weierstrass Institute Berlin), Denis Belomestny (Duisburg-Essen University) and Marcel Ladkau (Weierstrass Institute Berlin)
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Multilevel Monte Carlo methods for highly heterogeneous media
Aretha L. Teckentrup (University of Bath)
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Computing Mean First Exit Times for Stochastic Processes Using Multi-level Monte Carlo
Mikolaj Roj (University of Strathclyde)
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Road and Bridges Simulation
Chair: Markus König (Ruhr-University Bochum)
Effective Strategies for Simulating One-of-a-Kind Construction Projects
Simaan AbouRizk and Ronald Ekyalimpa (University of Alberta) and Jack Farrar (Standard General Inc.)
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Construction Operations Simulation under Structural Adequacy Constraints: the Stonecutters Bridge Case Study
Wah-Ho Chan (AECOM Asia Co. Ltd) and Ming Lu (University of Alberta)
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SIMULATION OF MOBILE FALSEWORK UTILIZATION METHODS IN BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION
Hexu Liu and Ming-Fung Francis Siu (University of Alberta), SEBASTIAN HOLLERMANN (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar), Ronald Ekyalimpa, MING LU and SIMAAN ABOURIZK (University of Alberta) and HANS-JOACHIM BARGSTAEDT (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar)
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Scheduling Approaches in Semiconductor Manufacturing
Chair: Lars Moench (University of Hagen)
Simulation-based Multi-mode Resource-constrained Project Scheduling of Semiconductor Equipment Installation and Qualification
Junzilan Cheng and John Fowler (Arizona State University) and Karl Kempf (Intel Corporation)
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Using simulation and hybrid sequencing optimization for makespan reduction at a wet tool
Anna Rotondo, John Geraghty and Paul Young (Dublin City University)
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Scheduling Jobs with Time Constraints between Consecutive Process Steps in Semiconductor Manufacturing
Andreas Klemmt (Infineon Technologies Dresden GmbH) and Lars Moench (University of Hagen)