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The Richness of Modeling and Simulation and an Index of Its Body of Knowledge

  • Tuncer Ören
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 256)

Abstract

The richness of modeling and simulation (M&S) and its increasing importance are emphasized. The three aspects of professionalism as well as stakeholders of M&S are documented. Work being done by the author on M&S body of knowledge (BoK) is outlined. Several other BoK and M&S BoK studies are referred to. The conclusions section includes the emphases that wide-spread application and ever increasing importance of modelling and simulation necessitate an agreed on body of knowledge index and its elaboration as well as the preservation of the integrity of the M&S discipline.

Keywords

Richness of Modeling and Simulation Importance of Modeling and Simulation Simulation Body of Knowledge Index Simulation Terminology Exascale Simulation Ethics in Simulation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceUniversity of OttawaOttawaCanada

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