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Simulation techniques

Course Code :2021TEWMHI
Study domain:Research Methodology
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:30
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:continuous assessment
Lecturer(s)Christof Defryn

3. Course contents *

  • Introduction to simulation
  • general principles of simulation
  • introduction to simulation software
  • Project: the students build a simulation model during a project that traverses different steps, namely:
  1. problem formulation
  2. building a simulation model
  3. gathering data
  4. implementation in a simulation package
  5. verification and validation of the conceptual model
  6. setting up a simulation experiment and the corresponding statistical analysis