## Simulation modeling and analysisThis authoritative, comprehensive, and thoroughly up-to-date guide addresses all the important aspects of a simulation study, including modeling, simulation languages, validation, input probability distribution, and analysis of simulation output data. Full scale treatments of manufacturing systems simulation and simulation software and animation are also included along with useful and instructive case studies. |

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If the arrival rate of customers is close to the service rate, the system will be

congested and the X,'s will be highly positively

describe two graphical techniques for informally assessing whether the data X,,

X2, ...

If the arrival rate of customers is close to the service rate, the system will be

congested and the X,'s will be highly positively

**correlated**(see Sec. 4.3). We nowdescribe two graphical techniques for informally assessing whether the data X,,

X2, ...

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Despite these possible drawbacks, there are some important advantages in

using the inverse-transform method. The first is to facilitate variance-reduction

techniques (see Chap. 11) that rely on inducing

variates; ...

Despite these possible drawbacks, there are some important advantages in

using the inverse-transform method. The first is to facilitate variance-reduction

techniques (see Chap. 11) that rely on inducing

**correlation**between randomvariates; ...

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and common random numbers, 610, 620 external, 610.617,620 and indirect

estimation, 610 internal, 609, 610, 620 (See also Variance-reduction techniques)

Conveyors, 672 Convolution, 451, 452, 459, 461, 477

and common random numbers, 610, 620 external, 610.617,620 and indirect

estimation, 610 internal, 609, 610, 620 (See also Variance-reduction techniques)

Conveyors, 672 Convolution, 451, 452, 459, 461, 477

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### Contents

Basic Simulation Modeling | 1 |

FixedIncrement Time Advance | 93 |

Problems | 99 |

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acceptance-rejection method algorithm alias method approach average delay batch Chap confidence interval configurations correlation covariance-stationary define delay in queue density function discrete discussed in Sec distribution function estimate event list event type example exponential distribution exponential random factors FIFO FIGURE forklift FORTRAN fprintf(outfile gamma gamma distribution given histogram idle independent initial integer interarrival inverse-transform method job type machine manufacturing system mean metamodel Note number in queue number of customers observations obtain output data percent confidence interval plot Poisson process Prob probability procedure Q-Q plot queueing model queueing system random numbers random variables replications sample sampst scale parameter scheduled server sim_time simlib simulation simulation model simulation packages simulation run simulation study single-server queueing specified station statistical steady-state stochastic stochastic process Suppose Table teller throughput tion update valid variance variates vector Weibull Weibull distribution