OS3303 Computer Simulation

Design, implementation and use of digital simulation models will be covered with special emphasis on features common to USW problems. War gaming will be discussed and a game using the digital computer will be played and critiqued by the class. Exercise planning and analysis will be treated. Basic topics are explained including computer generation of random variates, statistical design and monitoring of model progress, machine representation of dynamic data structures, model verification and validation on special purpose simulation and gaming languages. 

Prerequisite

OS2103 and OS3604 or equivalent

Lecture Hours

4

Lab Hours

1

Quarter Offered

  • Fall
  • Spring