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1996
Winter Simulation Conference
Proceedings

Hotel Del Coranado
Coranado, California
December 8-11, 1996

Table of Contents

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Keynote Address
Introductory Tutorials
Advanced Tutorials
State-of-the-Art Reviews
Analysis Methodology
     Sensitivity Analysis
     Non-Uniform Random Variate Generation
     Discrete Optimization and Selection
     Rare Event Simulation
     Simulation Optimization
     Verification and Validation
     Output Analysis
     Process Improvement and Metamodels
     Software/Modelware Tutorials

Modeling Methodology
     Network Simulation
     Performance Issues in Parallel Simulation
     Parallel Optimistic Simulation
     Model Specification
     Simulation Environments I
     Simulation Environments II
     Model Abstraction and Multimodeling
     Web-Based Simulation
     Parallel Simulation Language Issues
     It's About Time: Time Advance Procedures
     Object-Oriented Simulation

Military Applications
     Science of Military Simulation
     After Action Reviews
     Military Medical Simulation
     Operations and Effectiveness
     Distributed Interactive Simulation
Manufacturing Applications
     Enterprise Wide Modeling
     Electronics and Wafer Fabrication I
     Electronics and Wafer Fabrication II
     Manufacturing Consulting
     Manufacturing Controls
     Scheduling and Sequencing
     Material Handling Systems
     Optimization and Evaluation
     Simulation of Operations

General Applications
     Simulation and Public Policy
     Health Care Applications I
     Health Care Applications II
     Computers and Communications I
     Computers and Communications II
     Restaurants and Food Processing Applications
     Business Process Modeling
     Simulation Works: Simulation Success Stories
     Transportation and Logistics I
     Transportation and Logistics II
     Teaching Simulation
     Modeling and Simulation Education
     Simulation in Education
     Design of Experiments in Large Scale Applications
     Visualization in Input and Simulation Modeling
     Shipping Applications

Keynote Address
Simulating Semiconductor Manufacturing Systems: Successes, Failures, and Deep Questions
K. Kempf

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Introductory Tutorials
An Introduction to Simulation Modeling
M. A. Centeno
Inside Simulation Software: How It Works and Why It Matters
T. J. Schriber and D. T. Brunner
Software for Simulation
J. Banks
Discrete Event Simulation Input Process Modeling
L. M. Leemis
Statistical Issues in Simulation
W. D. Kelton
Verifying and Validating Simulation Models
R. G. Sargent
Design of Object-Oriented Simulations in C++
J. A. Joines and S. D. Roberts
Simulation of Communications Networks
A. M. Law and M. G. McColnas
Introduction to Simulation in Health Care
J. C. Lowery
Introduction to Manufacturing Applications
G. M. Clark
Business Process Simulation
K. Tumay

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Advanced Tutorials
Virtual Reality and Simulation
M. Barnes
So You Want to be a Simulation Consultant
J. S. Carson II
Supporting Manufacturing With Simulation: Model Design, Development, and Deployment
F. Chance, J. Robinson, and J. Fowler
Batching Methods in Simulation Output Analysis: What We Know and What We Don't
B. W. Schmeiser and W. T. Song
Principles of Conservative Parallel Simulation
D. M. Nicol
Perils and Pitfalls of Parallel Discrete-Event Simulation
R. L. Bagrodia
New Advances and Applications of Combining Simulation and Optimization
F. Glover, J. P. Kelly, and M. Laguna
Modeling with Event Graphs
A. H. Buss
Introduction & Overview of "Artificial Life"-Evolving Intelligent Agents for Modeling & Simulation
A. M. Wildberger

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State-of-the-Art Reviews
Developing A Real-Time Emulation/Simulation Capability for the Control Architecture to the RAMP FMS
W. J. Davis, J. G. Macro, A. L. Brook, M. S. Lee, and G. S. Zhou
Distributed Interactive Simulation: Its Past, Present, and Future
D. Fullford
Adaptive Protocols for Parallel Discrete-Event Simulation
S. R. Das
Advanced Tutorial-Simulation-Based Scheduling and Control
B. A. Peters, J. S. Srnith, J. Curry, C. LaJimodiere, and G. R. Drake
Selection of Input Models Using Bootstrap Goodness-of-fit
R. C. H. Cheng, W. Holland, and N. A. Hughes
Modeling and Simulating Time Series Input Processes with ARTAFACTS and ARTAGEN
M C. Cario
Implementing the Batch Means Method in Simulation Experiments
C. Alexopoulos and A. F. Seila
Estimating Steady State Mean from Short Transient Simulations
P. A. Voss, J. Haddock, and T. R. Willemain
Independent Verification and Validation: A Missing Link in Simulation Methodology?
J. D. Arthur and R. E. Nance

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Analysis Methodology
Sensitivity Analysis
Computational Structure of a Performance Assessment Involving Stochastic and Subjective Uncertainty
J. C. Helton
Five-stage Procedure for the Evaluation of Simulation Models through Statistical Techniques
J. P. C. Kleijnen
Uncertainty and Sensitivity Studies of Models of Environmental Systems
E. M. Scott

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Non-Uniform Random Variate Generation
The Hit-and-Run Sampler: A Globally Reaching Markov Chain Sampler for Generating Arbitrary Multivariate Distributions
R. L. Smith
Random Variate Generation in One Line of Code
L. Devroye
Importance Sampling for Markov Chains: Computing Variance and Determining Optimal Measures
I. Kuraganti and S. Strickland

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Discrete Optimization and Selection
Selecting the Best System in Transient Simulations with Variances Known
H. Damerdji, P. W. Glynn, M. K. Nakayama, and J. R. Wilson
Getting More from the Data in a Multinomial Selection Problem
J. O. Miller, B. L. Nelson, and C. H. Reilly
A Comparison of Perturbation Analysis Techniques
M. C. Fu and J.-Q. Hu

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Rare Event Simulation
Splitting for Rare Event Simulation: Analysis of Simple Cases
P. Glasserman, P. Heidelberger, P. Shahabuddin, and T. Zajic
Importance Sampling for Large ATM-Type Queueing Networks
P. L'Ecuyer and Y. Champoux
A Framework for Rare Event Simulation of Stochastic Petri Nets using "RESTART"
C. Kelling

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Simulation Optimization
Grid-Based Simulation and The Method of Conditional Least Squares
K. B. Ensor and P. W. Glynn
Simulation Based Optimization
A. Shapiro
Sample-Path Solution of Stochastic Variational Inequalities, With Applications to Option Pricing
G. Giirkan, A. Y. Ozge, and S. M. Robinson

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Verification and Validation
Some Subjective Validation Methods Using Graphical Displays of Data
R. G. Sargent
Validation of Trace-driven Simulation Models: Regression Analysis Revisited
J. P. C. Kleijnen, B. Bettonvil, and W. van Groenendaal
On the Anomaly of Ranl() in Monte Carlo Pricing of Financial Derivatives
A. Tajima, S. NinoIniya, and S. Tezuka

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Output Analysis
Using Null Effects Estimators in the Analysis of Simulation Output
L. W. Schruben, D. Goldsman, and D. J. Morrice
Two-stage Procedures for Multiple Comparisons with a Control in Steady-State Simulations
H. Damerdji and M. K. NakayaIl1a
Parallel Sinlulation by Time Segnlentation: Methodology and Applications
M. Hoseyni-Nasab and S. Androd6ttir
Run Allocation Strategies Experimental Evaluation of Confidence Interval Procedures in Sequential Steady-State Simulation
D. C. McNickle, K. Pawlikowski, and G. Ewing
The RESTART/LRE Method for Rare Event Simulation
C. Gorg and F. Schreiber
A Gradient Approach for Smartly Allocating Computing Budget for Discrete Event Simulation
C.-H. Chen, H.-C. Chen, and L. Dai

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Process Improvement and Metamodels
Discrete Stochastic Optimization via a Modification of the Stochastic Ruler Method
M. H. Alrefaei and S. Androd6ttir
Variance Property of Discontinuous Perturbation Analysis
L. Shi
Fuzzy Graph Based Metamodeling
K. P. Huber, M. R. Berthold, and H. Szczerbicka

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Software/Modelware Tutorials
Introduction to Work Flow Modeling with BP Simulator
D. Lazzari and R. Crosslin
Simulation for High Speed Processing
D. T. Sturrock and G. R. Drake
ARENA Software Tutorial
N. A. Markovitch and D. M. Profozich
MedModel-Healthcare Simulation Software
D. F. Carroll
Simulation Modeling and Optimization Using ProModel
D. Benson
Simulation Using GPSS/H
R. C. Crain
The Power and Performance of Proof Animation
J. O. Henriksen
An Introduction to SLX
J. O. Henriksen
Tutorial on ProSim: A Knowledge-Based Simulation Model Design Tool
M. Lingineni, R. J. Mayer, B. Caraway, and P. C. Benjamin
AweSim: The Integrated Simulation System
A. A. B. Pritsker and J. J. O'Reilly
Making Better Manufacturing; Decisions With AIM
J. N. Ehrlich and W. R. Lilegdon
AutoStat: Output Statistical Analysis for AutoMod Users
J. S. Carson II
AutoMod Tutorial
M. W. Rohrer
AutoSched Tutorial
M. W. Rohrer
Advanced Uses for Micro Saint Simulation Software
C. E. Drury and K. R. Laughery
CSIM18-The Simulation Engine
H. Schwetman
ALPHA/SIM Simulation Software Tutorial
K. E. Moore and J. E. Brennan
Business Process Modeling with SIMPROCESS
M. Binun
Conducting Experiments with Experiment Manager
M. Angel
MODSIM III-A Tutorial
A. Mullarney
Introduction to the Witness Visual Interactive Simulator and OLEII Automation
W. B. Thompson
BestFit, Distribution-fitting Software by Palisade Corporation
L. Jankauskas and S. McLafferty
An Object-Oriented 博雅彩彩票官方网站Phone Center Model Using SIMPLE++
G. A. Levasseur
Strategic Layout Planning and Simulation for Lean Manufacturing: A LayOPT Tutorial
E. S. Grajo
Taylor II Manufacturing Simulation Software
C. B. King
Time Machine-The Dynamic Worksheet
W. B. Nordgren
Modeling with Extend
D. Krahl
A Systematic Approach to Factory Layout and Design with FACTORYPLAN, FACTORYOPT, and FACTORYFLOW
D. P. Sly
Expert Fit: Total Support for Simulation Input Modeling
A. M. Law and M. G. McCornas

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Modeling Methodology
Network Simulation
A Trace-Based Approach for Modeling Wireless Channel Behavior
G. T. Nguyen, R. H. Katz, B. Noble, and M. Satyanarayanan
Parallel Simulation Environment for Mobile Wireless Networks
W. Liu, C.-C. Chiang, H.-K. Wu, V. Jha, M. Gerla, and R. Bagrodia
A CORBA Facility for Network Simulation
C.-C. Shen

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Performance Issues in Parallel Simulation
Performance Comparison of High-Level Algebraic Nets Distributed Simulation Protocols
K. Djemame, D. C. Gilles, M. Bettaz, and L. M. Mackenzie
A Performance Analysis Model for Distributed Simulations
D. B. Cavitt, C. M. Overstreet, and K. J. Maly
A Testbed for Parallel Simulation Performance Prediction
A. Ferscha and J. Johnson

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Parallel Optimistic Simulation
Logical Process Size in Parallel Simulations
F. Hao, K. Wilson, R. Fujimoto, and E. Zegura
Event Sensitive State Saving in Time Warp Parallel Discrete Event Simulations
S. Skold and R. Ronngren
Event Scheduling Schemes for Time Warp on Distributed Systems
E. Choi and D. Min
HeI and Virtual Reality Virtual Reality and Simulation: An Overview
R. Macredie, S. J. E. Taylor, X. Yu, and R. Keeble
Enhancing Simulation Education with Intelligent Tutoring Systems
S. J. Taylor and J. Siemer
Model Development and HCI
M. Pidd

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Model Specification
HCI and Simulation Packages
J. Kuljis
Soft Systems Methodology and Simulation Modeling
B. Lehaney and R. J. Paul
Redundancy in Model Representation: A Blessing or a Curse?
R. E. Nance, C. M. Overstreet, and E. H. Page

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Simulation Environments I
Efficient Simulation Model Generation Using Automatic Programming Techniques
J. Lee and S. Kang
Progress in Modular Simulation Environments
C. R. Standridge, J. F. Kelly, T. Kelley, and J. Walther
Five Simple Principles of Modelling
M. Pidd

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Simulation Environments II
Simulation: "What to Do With the Model Afterward"
D. J. Muller
Goal-Driven-Simulation Intelligent Back Ends: State of the Art Review
L. A. Molina, C. Gandarillas, and M. A. Centeno
Comparison of Simulation Environments Through Analytic Hierarchy Process
S. C. Karacal, T. G. Beaumariage, and Z. A. Karacal

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Model Abstraction and Multimodeling
Abstraction Mechanisms in Discrete Event Inductive Modeling
H. S. Sarjoughian and B. P. Zeigler
Parameter Identification Methods for Metamodeling Simulations
D. Caughlin
DynamicModel Abstraction
K. Lee and P. A. Fishwick

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Web-Based Simulation
Web-BasedSimulation: Some Personal Observations
P. A. Fishwick
Discrete-Event Simulation 0n the World Wide Web Using Java
A. H. Buss and K. A. Stork
Java-Based Query Driven Simulation Environment
R. S. Nair, J. A. Miller, and Z. Zhang

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Parallel Simulation Language Issues
Language Based State Saving Extensions for Optimistic Parallel Simulation
F. Gomes, B. Unger, and J. Cleary
A Parallel GPSS Based on the ParaSol Simulation System
F. Knop, E. Mascarenhas, and V. Rego
Using ZPL to Develop a Parallel Chaos Router Simulator
W. Richardson, M. L. Bailey and W. H. Sanders

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It's About Time: Time Advance Procedures
Steps Toward a Better Internal GPSS Mechanism
I. Stahl
Eliminating Canceling Edges from the Simulation Graph Model Methodology
R. G. Ingalls, D. J. Morrice, and A. B. Whinston
Programming Combined Discrete-Continuous Simulation Models for Performance
J. F. Klingener

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Object-Oriented Simulation
The Design of an Efficient Simulator for the Pentium Pro Processor
D. A. Sykes and B. A. Malloy
Hybrid High-Level Nets
R. Wieting
A Generic Architecture for Intelligent Instruction for Simulation Modeling Software Packages
T. A. Atolagbe and V. Hlupic

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Military Applications
Science of Military Simulation
The JUDY Theater Surveillance and Strike Simulation Model
D. R. Brouse and W. A. Cann
The Joint Training Systeln: A Pillar of Joint Readiness and an Automation Challenge
J. C. Barto III and P. D. Clark
Modeling and Simulation Enabling Technologies for Military Applications
A. F. Sisti and S. D. Farr

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After Action Reviews
Knowledge Acquisition in Support of Artificial Intelligence: An Example and Some Lessons Learned
M. S. Kleiner and S. A. Carey
Using After Action Review Systerns For Exercise Planning and Control
J. A. Hixson
Combat Simulations in U.S. ArIny Training and Testing
L. J. Dacunto and D. J. Prybyla

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Military Medical Simulation
A System to Project Injury and Illness Incidence During Military Operations
C. G. Blood, E. O'Donnell, and D. Rotblatt
The Optimal Placement of Casualty Evacuation Assets: A Linear Programming Model
S. C. Sundstrom, C. G. Blood, and S. A. Matheny
Simulation of Casualty Sustainrnent During Naval Combat Operations
C. G. Blood, M. S. Odowick, and J. S. Marks

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Operations and Effectiveness
Reengineering the United States Army's Tactical Command and Control Operational Architecture for Information Operations
R. G. Phelan Jr. and M. L. McGinnis
Management of Personnel Policies to Increase the Stability of Patriot Crew Members and Their Families: A Simulation Approach
M. J. Kwinn Jr. and R. G. Phelan Jr.
Measuring the Effectiveness of Simulation-Based Training
M. L. McGinnis and G. F. Stone III

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Distributed Interactive Simulation
Closing the Gap Between Simulation and Combat Computer Systems
R. D. Smith
Efficient Data Consistency in HLA/DIS++
S. Srinivasan
Evolving the VV&A Process for the ALSP Joint Training Confederation
J. A. Tufarolo and E. H. Page
Military Application of Parallel and Object-Oriented Simulation An Experiment in Simulation Interoperability
G. N. Bundy, D. W. Seidel, B. C. King, and C. D. Burke
A Simulation of the Evacuation of Arnerican Citizens with an Object-Oriented, Animated Model
J. E. Sumner and E. A. Zahn
Dynamic Memory Usage in Parallel Simlulation: A Case Study of a Large-Scale Military Logistics Application
C. J. M. Booth, D. I. Bruce, P. R. Hoare, M. J. Kirton, K. R. Milner, and I. J. Relf

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Manufacturing Applications
Enterprise Wide Modeling
A New Paradigm for Manufacturing Enterprise Modeling: Reusable, Multi-Tool Modeling
D. Delen, D. B. Pratt, and M. Karnath
Enterprise Modeling Within an Enterprise Engineering Framework
D. H. Liles and A. R. Presley
An Overview of CIM Enterprise Modeling Methodologies
G. Kateel, M. Karnath, and D. B. Pratt

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Electronics and Wafer Fabrication I
Simulation in the Design of Ground-Based Intrabay Automation Systems
T. Jefferson, M. Rangaswami, and G. Stoner
Evaluation of Lot Release Policies for Semiconductor Manufacturing Systems
R. Sandell and K. Srinivasan
An Investigation of Operating Methods for 0.25 Micron Semiconductor Manufacturing
J. F. Hallas, J. D. Kim, C. T. Mosier, and C. Internicola

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Electronics and Wafer Fabrication II
A Comparison Study of the Logic of Four Wafer Fabrication Simulators
S. J. Mason, P. A. Jensen, and J. W. Fowler
Application of a 2-Stage Group-Screening Design to a Whole-Line Semiconductor Manufacturing Simulation Model
T. Ivanova, M. Mollaghaserni, and L. Malone
TRW/TED Accelerometer Wafer Process Production Facility: Manufacturing Simulation
L. S. Farey

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Manufacturing Consulting
Manufacturing Simulation Consultant's Forum
F. B. Armstrong, B. Foster, R. Gibson, C. Kern, and D. W. Starks

Manufacturing Controls
On Line Knowledge-Based Simulation for FMS: A State of the Art Survey
L. R. Gonzalez, M. L. Garcia, and M. A. Centeno
Controlling Activities in a Virtual Manufacturing Cell
M. Iuliano and A. Jones
A Simulation-Based Controller Builder for Flexible Manufacturing Systems
F. G. Gonzalez

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Scheduling and Sequencing
Efficient State-Independent Sequencing Rules for Certain Flexible Manufacturing Systems
A. Thesen
Simulation System for Real-Time Planning, Scheduling, and Control
G. R. Drake and J. S. Smith
Dynamic Rescheduling of a Job Shop: A Simulation Study
A. S. Kunnathur, S. Sampath, and P. S. Sundararaghavan

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Material Handling Systems
Evaluation of a Distribution Center Tow-Line Material Handling System Through Simulation Modeling
J. Bakst, J. Hoffner, and K. Jacoby
Modeling of Chain Conveyors and Their 博雅彩彩票注册 Interfaces
A. K. Gunal, S. Sadakane, and E. J. Williams
A Simulation Test Bed for Investigation of Tandem AGV Systems
L. B. Chuang and J. A. Heim

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Optimization and Evaluation
Simulation Optimization in Strategic Location of Semi-Finished Products in A Pull-Type Production System
F. Azadivar, J. Shu, and M. Ahmad
The Use of Simulation in the Optimization of a Cellular Manufacturing System
S. M. Sammons and J. K. Cochran
Use of Resource Blocks in SLAM II for the Evaluation of Operator-Machine Assignments
L. S. Lachenmaier and J. K. Cochran

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Simulation of Operations
Efficient Module-Based Modeling for a Large-Scale AS/RS-AGV System
S. Takakuwa
Incorporating Financial and Ergonomic Considerations into Models of Manufacturing Systems
H. Herper, T. Kagerl, and D. Ziems
A Generic Simulator for Modeling Manufacturing Modules
B. J. Schroer, P. A. Farrington, J. J. Swain, and D. R. Utley

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General Applications
Simulation and Public Policy
Using Simulation to Craft a National Organ Transplantation Policy
A. A. B. Pritsker, O. P. Daily, and K. D. Pritsker

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Health Care Applications I
An Online, Simulation-Based Patient Scheduling System
H. Manansang and J. A. Heim
Analyzing the Temporal Association Between Health Disorders and Medical Treatments Using Probability Models and Monte Carlo Simulation
S. H. Jacobson and D. J. Morrice
Modeling Disease Process for Drug Development: Bridging the Gap Between Quantitative and Heuristic Models
P. K. Fink and L. T. Herren

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Health Care Applications II
Simulating Lyme Disease Using Parallel Discrete Event Simulation
E. Deelman, T. Caraco, and B. K. Szymanski
Design of Hospital Admissions Scheduling System Using Simulation
J. C. Lowery
A Simulation Model for Evaluating Personnel Schedules in a Hospital Emergency Department
G. W. Evans, T. B. Gor, and E. Unger

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Computers and Communications I
Use of Simulation to Test Client-Server Models
Y. L. Deshpande, R. Jenkins, and S. Taylor
Simulating a Proposed Information Delivery System
E. M. Alvarez, W. Callahan, P. Mitchell, R. Telerole, and P. Hoefer
Simulator for the Evaluation of Distributed Network-System Performance
T. Komatsu, Y. Nakamura abd J. Nose

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Computers and Communications II
Modeling File-system Input Traces Via a Two-Level Arrival Process
P. P. Ware, T. W. Page, and B. L. Nelson
A Hybrid Simulation-Queueing Module for Modeling UNIX I/O in Performance Analysis
B. L. Nelson, W. S. Keezer, and T. F. Schuppe
Multitasking and Resequencing in a Two-Stage Multiprocessing System
H. D. Karatza

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Restaurants and Food Processing Applications
Scheduling with Simulation in the Food & Drinks Industry
M. Novels and S. Jonik
ACE: A Decision Tool for Restaurant Managers
T. C. Whyte and D. W. Starks
Simulation and Animation of the Operation of a Fast Food Restaurant
K. Farahmand and A. F. G. Martinez
Environmental and Energy Applications Discrete Event Simulation as a Tool to Determine Necessary Nuclear Power Plant Operating Crew Size
R. Laughery, B. M. Plott, T. H. Engh, and S. Scott-Nash
Valuation of Potash Reserves at the Waste Installation Pilot Plant
P. C. Anselmo
Simulation in Policy Analysis: The Transfer of Facilities within the Department of Energy's Environmental Management Program
S. M. Hart

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Business Process Modeling
Integrating Process Mapping and Simulation
C. Harrell and K. C. Field
Simulation for Intra-and Inter-Organisational Business Process Modelling
G. M. Giaglis, R. J. Paul, and G. I. Doukidis
A Methodology for Integrating Business Process and Information Infrastructure Models
M. K. Painter, R. Fernandes, N. Padmanaban, and R. J. Mayer
Civil and Construction Engineering Building a Special Purposes Simulation Tool for Earth Moving Operations
D. Hajjar and S. AbouRizk
Simulation of Complex Construction Processes
P. G. Ioannou and J. C. Martinez
Scalable Simulation Models for Construction Operations
P. G. Ioannou and J. C. Martinez

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Simulation Works: Simulation Success Stories
Simulation Works: A Panel Discussion
W. R. Lilegdon, S. Gittlitz, R. D. Moore, and P. Reardon

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Transportation and Logistics I
An Aircraft Operations Simulation Model for the United Parcel Service Louisville Air Park
K. K. Cornett, S. A. Miller, and W. S. Ottman
Utilizing an Expert System for Conflict Resolution In "Train Siding Selection" Simulation Model
G. J. Allen, K. M. Mabrouk, and M. L. Weigel
Modeling Issues in a Shipping System
E. J. Williams and S. Khoubyari

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Transportation and Logistics II
Modeling and Analysis of Aircraft Off Loading Operations
S. Manivannan and M. E. Zeimer
Distribution Logistics in the Process Industries: Establishing Railcar Requirements
C. H. White
Simulation-based Supply-chain Optimization for Consumer Products
D. R. Kalasky

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Teaching Simulation
Teaching Introductory Simulation in 1996: From the First Assignment to the Final Presentation
P. Lorenz and T. J. Schriber

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Teaching the Fundamentals of Simulation in a Very Short Time
I. Stahl
Simulation for Computer Science Majors: A Preliminary Report
R. Silverman
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Modeling and Simulation Education
Modeling and Simulation Education: Is there a Need for Graduate Degrees in Modeling and Simulation?
R. V. Rogers, M. Zyda, E. Mykytka, D. Bartlett, and M. Bathe

Simulation in Education
Dynamic Simulation for Time Series Modeling
H. B. Nembhard and D. A. Nembhard
Simulation-Based Learning Tool for Facilities Design
B. Ram and R. Girdhar
Injecting Simulation and Modeling Upstream in the System Engineering Process
S. Yarden

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Design of Experiments in Large Scale Applications
Sensitivity Analysis of a Large-Scale Transportation Simulation Using Design of Experiments and Factor Analysis
G. G. Rousseau and K. W. Bauer, Jr.
Regression Metamodels and Design of Experiments
W. J. H. van Groenendaal and J. P. C. Kleijnen
Sensitivity and Scenario Analysis for Simulation Metamodels
S. M. Sanchez, L. D. Srnith, and E. C. Lawrence

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Visualization in Input and Simulation Modeling
Recent Developments in Input Modeling with Bezier Distributions
M. A. F. Wagner and J. R. Wilson
Multivariate Input Modeling with Johnson Distributions
P. M. Stanfield, J. R. Wilson, G. A. Mirka, N. F. Glasscock, J. P. Psihogios, and J. R. Davis
Visualizing Generalized Semi-Markov Processes
L. W. Schruben and E. L. Savage

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Shipping Applications
On the Development of a Computer System to Simulate Port Operations Considering Priorities
J. Holguin-Veras and C. M. Walton
Derivation of the Initial Stock of Bags - A Monte Carlo Approach
Z. Dowlaty and C. Loo
Simulation of the Illinois Waterway Locks System
D. B. Bandy

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