Basic concepts of computer simulation modeling of manufacturing, production, service and other stochastic systems. Use of a commercial simulation software environment to build, analyze, verify and validate models. Use of models as a system design tool through statistical and optimization techniques.
Note: Three hours recitation per week.
Requisites: Prerequisite: IMSE computer programming elective (from approved Departmental list). Prerequisite or concurrent enrollment: STAT 511, IMSE 660.