Accession Number : AD0694445

Title :   STATISTICAL METHODS FOR IMPROVING SIMULATION EFFICIENCY.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA MANAGEMENT SCIENCES RESEARCH GROUP

Personal Author(s) : Gaver,Donald P. , Jr

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The paper describes a variety of statistical devices for improving the effectiveness of computer simulations of random processes. The methods are illustrated by examples from a queueing problem that is inadequately treated by conventional analytical theory. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STOCHASTIC PROCESSES, SIMULATION), COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, QUEUEING THEORY, PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS, MONTE CARLO METHOD, APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE

Subject Categories : Operations Research
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE