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Modelling Ambulance Deployment with CarmaCARMA

  • Vashti Galpin
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9686)

Abstract

Carma is a process-algebra influenced language for the quantitative modelling of collective adaptive systems which involve collaboration and coordination. These systems consist of multiple components that interact to achieve certain goals and that adapt to changes in the environment. As a case study for the application of Carma, this paper presents an ambulance deployment system where ambulances go to medical incidents and either treat patients at the scene or transfer them to hospital. The Eclipse Carma Plug-in is used to simulate the system, and demonstrate its behaviour in different circumstances.

Keywords

Short Route Process Algebra Heuristic Function Late Rate Ambulance Base 
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Notes

Acknowledgements

This work is supported by the EU project QUANTICOL, 600708. The author thanks Jane Hillston and Yehia Abd Alrahman for their useful comments.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratory for Foundations of Computer ScienceSchool of Informatics, University of EdinburghEdinburghUK

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