WSC 2019 Proceedings


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Keynote
Keynote
Conference Keynote: Robert Atlas
Chair: Young-Jun Son (University of Arizona)
Modeling and Simulation for Reducing the Risks Associated with Extreme Weather
Robert Atlas (Former Director NOAA Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory)
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Titans of Simulation
Titans of Simulation
Titan Talk: Margaret Loper
Chair: Peter J Haas (University of Massachusetts Amherst, UMass Amherst)
Simulation Trust and the Internet of Things
Margaret Loper (Georgia Tech Research Institute)
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Titans of Simulation
Titan Talk: Peter Glynn
Chair: Peter J Haas (University of Massachusetts Amherst, UMass Amherst)
Uncertainty and Risk: Simulations, Stochastics and Statistics
Peter Glynn (Huang Engineering Center)
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Best Papers
Best Papers
Best Applied Paper
Who Goes There? Using an Agent-based Simulation for Tracking Population Movement
Best Contributed Applied Paper - Finalist
Jordan Lueck and Jason H. Rife (Tufts University); Samarth Swarup (University of Virginia); and Nasim Uddin (University of Alabama, Birmingham)
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Best Papers
Best Theoretical Paper
Data-driven Optimal Transport Cost Selection for Distributionally Robust Optimization
Best Contributed Theoretical Paper - Finalist
Jose Blanchet (Stanford University), Yang Kang (Columbia University), Karthyek Murthy (Singapore University of Technology & Design), and Fan Zhang (Stanford University)
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Best Papers
Finalists for Best Applied Paper
Simulation Solution Validation for an Integrated Emergency Post
Best Contributed Applied Paper - Finalist
Martijn Mes and Martijn Koot (University of Twente)
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Using Simulation to Quantify the Reliability of Control Software
Best Contributed Applied Paper - Finalist
James J. Nutaro and Ozgur Ozmen (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
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Simulation of Real-Time and Opportunistic Truck Platooning at the Port of Rotterdam
Best Contributed Applied Paper - Finalist
Berry Gerrits, Martijn Mes, and Peter Schuur (University of Twente)
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Hybrid System Modeling Approach for the Depiction of the Energy Consumption in Production Simulations
Best Contributed Applied Paper - Finalist
Anna Carina Roemer and Steffen Strassburger (Technische Universität Ilmenau)
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Best Papers
Finalists for Best Theoretical Paper
Randomized Quasi-Monte Carlo for Quantile Estimation
Best Contributed Theoretical Paper - Finalist
Zachary T. Kaplan, Yajuan Li, and Marvin K. Nakayama (New Jersey Institute of Technology) and Bruno Tuffin (Inria, University of Rennes)
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A Spectral Index for Selecting the Best Alternative
Best Contributed Theoretical Paper - Finalist
Guowei Sun (University of Maryland, College Park) and Yunchuan Li and Michael Fu (University of Maryland)
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A Spline-based Method for Modelling and Generating a Nonhomogeneous Poisson Process
Best Contributed Theoretical Paper - Finalist
Lucy Morgan (Lancaster University), Barry Nelson (Northwestern University), and Andrew Titman and David Worthington (Lancaster University)
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Lookahead Contraction Policies for Bayesian Ranking and Selection with Pairwise Comparisons
Best Contributed Theoretical Paper - Finalist
Laura Priekule and Stephan Meisel (University of Münster)
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Advanced Tutorials
Track Coordinator - Advanced Tutorials: Andrea D'Ambrogio (University of Roma TorVergata), Andreas Tolk (The MITRE Corporation)
Advanced Tutorials
Combat Modeling and Distributed Simulation
Chair: Andrea D'Ambrogio (University of Roma TorVergata)
Tutorial on the Engineering Principles of Combat Modeling and Distributed Simulation
Andreas Tolk (The MITRE Corporation)
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Advanced Tutorials
Hybrid Simulation
Chair: Andrea D'Ambrogio (University of Roma TorVergata)
Tutorial on Means of Hybrid Simulation
Tillal Eldabi (University of Surrey), David Bell (Brunel University), Antuela Tako (Loughborough University), and Andreas Tolk (The MITRE Corporation)
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Advanced Tutorials
The Cadmium Tool for Building DEVS Models
Chair: Andreas Tolk (The MITRE Corporation)
Building DEVS Models with the Cadmium Tool
Laouen Belloli (University of Buenos Aires) and Damian Vicino, Cristina Ruiz-Martín, and Gabriel Wainer (Carleton University)
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Advanced Tutorials
Digital Twins
Chair: Tillal Eldabi (Brunel University London)
Towards Adaptive Enterprises using Digital Twins
Vinay Kulkarni (Tata Consultancy Services Research), Tony Clark (Aston University), and Souvik Barat (Tata Consultancy Services Research)
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Advanced Tutorials
Model-Driven Distributed Simulation Engineering
Chair: Gregory Zacharewicz (IMT Mines Alès)
Model-driven Distributed Simulation Engineering
Paolo Bocciarelli (University of Rome Tor Vergata), Andrea D'Ambrogio (University of Roma Tor Vergata), and Andrea Giglio and Emiliano Paglia (University of Rome Tor Vergata)
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Advanced Tutorials
Enterprise Operating System (EOS)
Chair: Andreas Tolk (The MITRE Corporation)
Enterprise Operating System (EOS) in Action: Distributed Simulation of Enterprise Activities and Operations
Joseph Youssef (American University of Beirut) and Gregory Zacharewicz (IMT – Mines Alès)
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Advanced Tutorials
Virtual SIPs for Networking Simulations
Chair: Tony Clark (Aston University)
Networking Simulations Across Platforms and Enterprises with Virtual SIPs
Sam L. Savage, Shaun Doheney, and Colin Smith (ProbabilityManagement.org)
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