stat340-ProjectLecture1

stat340-ProjectLecture1 - Introduction Outline ADMIN:

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–11. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Lecture # 1 Introduction Outline ADMIN:   Clickers – Registrar by weeks-end Group Members – try to build a group  of between 3 to 6 students.  You will  want: A statistician, A computer  Scientist, An organizer, A  communicator + Lackies
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
INTRO What is simulation? Modeling real world systems (using cpu  models) Examples:
Background image of page 2
Advantages 1) Tests systems cheaply under differing  and odd  circumstances 2) Investigates changes without actually  making those changes
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Disadvantages 1) The model you use to simulate may differ  from that of  person 2 modeling the same thing. 2) Random output so its harder to interpret.
Background image of page 4
PPDAC What is it?
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
PPDAC Problem: What are you trying to solve? Target Population:
Background image of page 6
Plan: How do we collect the data? When the data is collected, how do we  simulate? What assumptions will we apply? Study Population:
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Data: Data collected e.g. For Queues (each line) Arrival Time Departure Time Difference
Background image of page 8
Analysis: Implement and analyse the  simulation  Debug the code (i.e.  verify ) Ensure the model approximates reality – we  call this  validation
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Conclusion: Make a conclusion and state assumptions  or anything else that may reduce the 
Background image of page 10
Image of page 11
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 28

stat340-ProjectLecture1 - Introduction Outline ADMIN:

This preview shows document pages 1 - 11. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online