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Simulation with Arena https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1264162448.jpeg 7 2024 9781264162444 Simulation with Arena provides a comprehensive treatment of simulation using industry-standard Arena software. The textbook begins by having the reader develop simple high-level models, and then progresses to advanced modeling and analysis. Statistical design and analysis of simulation experiments is integrated with the modeling chapters, reflecting the importance of mathematical modeling of these activities. An informal, tutorial writing style is used to aid the beginner in fully understanding the ideas and topics presented. The new edition now reflects Arena version 16.2 (from version 14.5 in the prior edition), which contains many new and useful features. The new edition of Simulation with Arena is also available in McGraw Hill Connect, featuring Adaptive Learning Assignments, the MHeBook, Instructor Resources, and more!
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Simulation with Arena
Simulation with Arena

Simulation with Arena, 7th Edition

ISBN10: 1264162448 | ISBN13: 9781264162444
By W. David Kelton, Nancy Zupick, Nathan Ivey
© 2024

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Simulation with Arena provides a comprehensive treatment of simulation using industry-standard Arena software. The textbook begins by having the reader develop simple high-level models, and then progresses to advanced modeling and analysis. Statistical design and analysis of simulation experiments is integrated with the modeling chapters, reflecting the importance of mathematical modeling of these activities. An informal, tutorial writing style is used to aid the beginner in fully understanding the ideas and topics presented. The new edition now reflects Arena version 16.2 (from version 14.5 in the prior edition), which contains many new and useful features. The new edition of Simulation with Arena is also available in McGraw Hill Connect, featuring Adaptive Learning Assignments, the MHeBook, Instructor Resources, and more!

1) What Is Simulation?
2) Fundamental Simulation Concepts
3) A Guided Tour Through Arena
4) Modeling Basic Operations and Inputs
5) Modeling Detailed Operations
6) Statistical Analysis of Output from Terminating Simulations
7) Intermediate Modeling and Steady-State Statistical Analysis
8) Entity Transfer
9) A Sampler of Further Modeling Issues and Techniques
10) Arena Integration and Customization
11) Continuous and Combined Discrete/Continuous Models
12) Further Statistical Issues
13) Conducting Simulation Studies
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By prompting students to engage with key concepts, while continually adapting to their individual needs, Connect activates learning and empowers students to take control resulting in better grades and increased retention rates. Proven online content integrates seamlessly with our adaptive technology, and helps build student confidence outside of the classroom.

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About the Author

W. David Kelton

Nancy Zupick

Nathan Ivey

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