Modeling and Simulation

An Application-Oriented Introduction

ISBN: 978-3-642-39523-9 (Print) 978-3-642-39524-6 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-15

    Introduction

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 17-83

    Required Tools in Short

  4. Gaming—Deciding—Planning: A Warm-up for Modeling

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 85-86

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 87-98

      Game Theory

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      Pages 99-110

      Group Decision Making

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      Pages 111-129

      Scheduling

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      Pages 131-143

      Wiener Processes

  5. Traffic on Highways and Data Highways: Once Through the Simulation Pipeline

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 145-147

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 149-170

      Macroscopic Simulation of Road Traffic

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 171-201

      Microscopic Simulation of Road Traffic

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      Pages 203-238

      Stochastic Traffic Simulation

  6. Dynamical Systems: Cause, Effect, and Interplay

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 239-240

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 241-253

      Population Dynamics

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      Pages 255-289

      Control Engineering

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 291-314

      Chaos Theory

  7. Physics in the Computer: Take-Off Toward Number Crunching

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 315-316

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 317-335

      Molecular Dynamics

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 337-353

      Heat Transfer

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      Pages 355-380

      Fluid Dynamics

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      Pages 381-399

      Global Illumination in Computer Graphics

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 401-413