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Simulating Waiting Times

  • Theodore T. Allen
Chapter

Abstract

This chapter describes the standard process for performing discrete event simulations to estimate expected waiting times. In doing so, it describes event-based “controllers” that generate chronologies differentiating discrete event simulation from other types of statistical simulations.

Keywords

Central Limit Theorem Arrival Process Discrete Event Simulation Interarrival Time Monte Carlo Estimate 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Industrial and Systems EngineeringThe Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA

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