By Steven F. Railsback,Volker Grimm
Agent-based modeling is a brand new strategy for realizing how the dynamics of organic, social, and different complicated platforms come up from the features and behaviors of the brokers making up those structures. This leading edge textbook offers scholars and scientists the abilities to layout, enforce, and learn agent-based types. It starts off with the basics of modeling and gives an creation to NetLogo, an easy-to-use, unfastened, and strong software program platform. 9 chapters then each one introduce a massive modeling thought and convey find out how to enforce it utilizing NetLogo. The booklet is going directly to current thoughts for locating the best point of version complexity and constructing idea for agent habit, and for examining and studying from models.
Agent-Based and Individual-Based Modeling beneficial properties concise and available textual content, various examples, and workouts utilizing small yet clinical types. The emphasis all through is on analysis--such as software program trying out, concept improvement, robustness research, and figuring out complete models--and on layout concerns like optimizing version constitution and discovering stable parameter values.
- The first hands-on creation to agent-based modeling, from conceptual layout to computing device implementation to parameterization and research
- Designed for college kids and researchers around the organic and social sciences
- Written through prime practitioners
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Agent-Based and Individual-Based Modeling: A Practical Introduction by Steven F. Railsback,Volker Grimm