'If you are seeking to improve your understanding of simulation, this book from one of the leading authorities in the subject provides clear discussions of every aspect of the process, whatever your level of expertise, and whether you are a student or practitioner.' -Honora Smith, University of Southampton, UK 'The book provides clear explanations of the technical and practical aspects of simulation. It gives excellent instructions for what to do for each of the simulation tasks from conceptual modelling through to implementation. It is therefore an ideal guide for both students and practitioners on how to tackle real simulation projects.' -Roger Brooks, Lancaster University, UK 'The second edition of Robinson's Simulation is a well-chosen collection of practical wisdom.' -Owen Jones, University of Melbourne, Australia 'Robinson expertly blends the methodological and practical challenges in simulation into a highly accessible guide to successful DES studies. An essential addition to every simulation modeller's bookshelf.' -Thomas Monks, University of Exeter, UK
Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende
Stewart Robinson is Professor of Management Science and Associate Dean (Research) at the School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, UK. He is also President of the Operational Research Society (2014-15), co-founder of the Journal of Simulation, and co-founder of the OR Society Simulation Workshop conference series.