By Hans-Joachim Bungartz, Stefan Zimmer, Martin Buchholz, Dirk Pflüger (auth.)
This publication presents an creation to mathematical and computer-oriented modeling and to simulation as a common method. It for this reason addresses numerous version periods and their derivations. And it demonstrates the variety of methods that may be taken: be it discrete or non-stop, deterministic or stochastic. a standard underlying subject matter in the course of the ebook are the capability within which one obtains functional simulation effects from those varied summary models.
Subsequent to a quick evaluation of the mathematical instruments which are required, the idea that of the simulation pipeline, "from version derivation to the simulation", is utilized to fourteen instance situations from assorted fields reminiscent of "Game idea - figuring out - planning", "Traffic on highways and information highways", "Dynamical platforms" and "Physics within the computer".
Whether it truly is video game conception or mathematical finance, site visitors or keep watch over conception, inhabitants dynamics or chaos, or molecular dynamics, continuum mechanics or special effects - the reader earnings perception into the realm of simulation in a descriptive but systematic way.