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WSC 2011 ProceedingsCreated 2012-1-10


Organized: by Area



Opening Session
Monday 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Pavilion
Keynote Address
Chair: K. Preston White (University of Virginia)
Beyond the Boundaries: Simulation and Transdisciplinarity
R. F. "Rick" Shangraw, Jr. (Arizona State University)
Abstract


Vendor Tracks
Monday 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Camelback C
Vendor Presentations
ExtendSim Technology: Scenario Management
David Krahl (Imagine That, Inc)
Abstract
PDF

Monday 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Pavilion
Vendor Presentations
Simulation Education – Seven Reasons for Change
Malcolm Beaverstock (Flexsim) and Allen Greenwood (Mississippi State University)
Abstract
PDF
Demo3D - "Software That Fits Your Comfort Zone"
Ian McGregor and Matthew Hobson-Rohrer (Emulate3D Ltd.)
Abstract


Monday 1:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Camelback C
Vendor Presentations
ProModel Simulation Solutions
Charles Harrell (Prom)
Abstract
Introduction to SIMIO
C. Dennis Pegden and David Sturrock (Simio LLC)
Abstract
PDF


Monday 3:30 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Camelback C
Vendor Presentations
Simulation based optimization: a comparison between black-box optimization systems
Raffaele Maccioni (ACT Solutions)
Abstract
SIMUL8 has its Head in the Cloud
Steven Lee (SIMUL8 Corporation)
Abstract


Tuesday 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Camelback D
Vendor Presentations
Arena Simulation Software
Carley Jurishica (Rockwel)
Abstract
AUTOMOD – Providing Simulation Solutions for over 25 Years
Daniel J. Muller (Applied Materials)
Abstract
PDF

Tuesday 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
Camelback C
Vendor Presentations
Solve ANY Transportation, Logistics, or Supply Chain problem with ANYLOGIC
Andrei Borshchev (AnyLogic)
Abstract


Tuesday 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Camelback C
Vendor Presentations
Integrated Data Mining, Simulation and Optimization in Microsoft Excel
Daniel H. Fylstra (Frontline Systems Inc.)
Abstract
Recent Innovations in SIMIO
David Sturrock and C. Dennis Pegden (Simio LLC)
Abstract
PDF

Tuesday 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Camelback D
Vendor Presentations
Flexsim Healthcare 3D Simulation Software
Bill Nordgren (Flexsim)
Abstract
Experimentation, Exploration, and Simulation with JMP and SAS Simulation Studio
Brady Brady (SAS Institute Inc., JMP Division) and Ed Hughes (SAS Institute Inc.)
Abstract


Tuesday 1:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Camelback C
Vendor Presentations
Making simulation accessible to healthcare users
Steven Lee (SIMUL8 Corporation)
Abstract
How the ExpertFit Distribution-Fitting Software Can Make Your Simulation Models More Valid
Averill M. Law (Averill M. Law and Associates)
Abstract
PDF

Tuesday 1:30 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Camelback D
Vendor Presentations
Expert Modeling for a Sustainable World with Analytica
Xirong Jiang (Lumina Decision Systems, Inc.)
Abstract
Effective Plant Utilization and Capacity Optimization
Jeffery Miller (PMC-A Siemens Partner)
Abstract


Tuesday 3:30 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Camelback C
Vendor Presentations
Redefining Off-line Programming with 3DAutomate
Ricardo Velez and Robert J. Axtman (Visual Components Oy)
Abstract
How to convert your desktop simulation into a sharable web simulation using Forio Simulate
Michael Bean (Forio Online Simulations)
Abstract

Tuesday 3:30 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Camelback D
Vendor Presentations
Introduction to SAS Simulation Studio
Ed Hughes and Emily K. Lada (SAS Institute Inc.)
Abstract
PDF
Agent-based systems in SimEvents
Saurabh Mahapatra and Wei Li (MathWorks)
Abstract


PhD Colloquium
Sunday 12:00 P.M. - 12:45 P.M.
Camelback D
Ph.D. Colloquium Luncheon (Final Years)
Chair: Ali Tafazzoli (Metron Aviation)


Sunday 1:00 P.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Acacia (A)
PhD Colloquium Keynote
Chair: Ali Tafazzoli (Metron Aviation)
On Innovation, and Building and Sustaining a Successful Career in Research
Richard Fujimoto (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Abstract
PDF


Sunday 2:15 P.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Acacia (A)
Ph.D. Colloquium Student Presentations - Analysis/Modeling Methodology
Chair: Ali Tafazzoli (Metron Aviation)
Sampling Laws for Stochastically Constrained Simulation Optimization on Finite Sets
Susan R. Hunter (Virginia Tech)
Abstract
Sequential Bayes-Optimal Policies for Multiple Comparisons with a Control
Jing Xie (Cornell University)
Abstract
Enhancing Stochastic Kriging Metamodels with Gradient Estimators
Xi Chen (Northwestern University)
Abstract
A Bayesian Approach to Stochastic Root Finding
Rolf Waeber (Cornell University)
Abstract

Sunday 2:15 P.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Bougainvillea (B)
Ph.D. Colloquium Student Presentations - Manufacturing, Logistics & Healthcare
Chair: Andreas Tolk (Old Dominion University)
Hierarchical Simulation Modeling Framework for Electrical Power Quality and Operational Decision-Making
Esfandyar Mazhari (University of Arizona)
Abstract
Agent Based Simulation Design for Aggregation and Disaggregation
Tiffany Harper (Air Force Institute of Technology)
Abstract
Compatibility of Work and Private Life through Socially Acceptable Working Time Configuration
Thilo Gamber (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT))
Abstract