By Koen H. van Dam,Igor Nikolic,Zofia Lukszo
Decision makers in huge scale interconnected community platforms require simulation types for determination aid. The behaviour of those structures relies on many actors, located in a dynamic, multi-actor, multi-objective and multi-level surroundings. How can such structures be modelled and the way can the socio-technical complexity be captured? Agent-based modelling is a confirmed method of deal with this problem. This ebook presents a realistic creation to agent-based modelling of socio-technical structures, in line with a technique that has been constructed at TU Delft and which has been deployed in plenty of case experiences. The booklet comprises components: the 1st provides the heritage, thought and method in addition to sensible directions and methods for construction versions. within the moment half this conception is utilized to a few case reports, the place for every version the improvement steps are offered broadly, getting ready the reader for growing personal models.
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