Course Description for Discrete Systems Modeling and Simulation

CAP5805: Discrete Systems Modeling and Simulation
Prerequisite:  STA 4321 or STA 2023 and COP 3530 or COP 3538
Description: This course is intended for beginning graduate students lacking background in this area. Course topics include model building; queuing models; design of experiments; simulation techniques; utilization of probability density functions; pseudo-random number generation; simulation tools such as GPSS, SIMSCRIPT, and SLAM; interpretation of results; simulation animation; and continuous simulation. Students will extend course topics via library assignments or other instructor-assigned requirements.