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Simulation Symposium, Annual (1996)
New Orleans, LA
Apr. 8, 1996 to Apr. 11, 1996
ISSN: 1080-241X
ISBN: 0-8186-7432-6
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface (PDF)

pp. ix
Keynote Address
Session 1: Parallel and Distributed Simulation I

A comparative study of state saving mechanisms for time warp synchronized parallel discrete event simulation (Abstract)

M. Liljenstram , SimLab., R. Inst. of Technol., Stockholm, Sweden
R. Ayani , SimLab., R. Inst. of Technol., Stockholm, Sweden
R. Ronngren , SimLab., R. Inst. of Technol., Stockholm, Sweden
J. Montagnat , SimLab., R. Inst. of Technol., Stockholm, Sweden
pp. 5

Distributed simulation of parallel computers (Abstract)

L. Prylli , LIP, Lyon Cedex, France
B. Tourancheau , LIP, Lyon Cedex, France
pp. 25
Session 2: Simulation of Multiprocessor Architectures I: Chair: Patrick W. Dowd

Trojan: A High-Performance Simulator for Shared Memory Architectures (Abstract)

Rafael H. Saavedra , University of Southern California {daeyeon, saavedra}@cs.usc.edu
Daeyeon Park , University of Southern California {daeyeon, saavedra}@cs.usc.edu
pp. 44

Efficient trace-sampling simulation techniques for cache performance analysis (Abstract)

Tien-Fu Chen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Chung Cheng Univ., Taiwan, China
pp. 54
Session 3: Network Modeling and Simulation I: Chair: Jon M. Peha

NAMS: Network Automated Modeler and Simulator (Abstract)

Hany I. Fahmy , University of Miami
Christos Douligeris , University of Miami
pp. 65

Comparative Analysis of Neighbor Greeting Procotols ARP Versus ES-IS (Abstract)

Taieb Znati , University of Pittsburgh
Bruce McDonald , University of Pittsburgh
pp. 71

Generic Simulation Models of Communication Systems (Abstract)

Radouane Mrabet , Universite Libre de Bruxelles Service Telematique et Communication {cohen, mrabet}@helios.iihe.rtt.be
Atika Cohen , Universite Libre de Bruxelles Service Telematique et Communication {cohen, mrabet}@helios.iihe.rtt.be
pp. 81
Session 4: Parallel and Distributed Simulation II: Chair: George W. Zobrist

Length-based Blocking Strategy and Local Estimations in Distributed Simulation: A Case Study (Abstract)

S. Fdida , Universite Pierre et Marie Curie
C.D. Pham , Universite Pierre et Marie Curie
pp. 97

A Comparative Analysis of Various Time Warp Algorithms Implemented in the WARPED Simulation Kernel (Abstract)

Timothy J. McBrayer , Computer Architecture Design Laboratory, Dept. of ECECS, Cincinnati, OH
Radharamanan Radhakrishnan , Computer Architecture Design Laboratory, Dept. of ECECS, Cincinnati, OH
Philip A. Wilsey , Computer Architecture Design Laboratory, Dept. of ECECS, Cincinnati, OH
Krishnan Subramani , Computer Architecture Design Laboratory, Dept. of ECECS, Cincinnati, OH
Vijay Balakrishnan , Computer Architecture Design Laboratory, Dept. of ECECS, Cincinnati, OH
Malolan Chetlur , Computer Architecture Design Laboratory, Dept. of ECECS, Cincinnati, OH
pp. 107
Session 5: Simulation of Multiprocessor Architectures II

Assessing the Performance of Multiprocessor Architectures through SWN Models Simulation: A Case Study in the Field of Plant Automation Systems (Abstract)

Oliver Botti , ENEL CRA, Milano, Italy
Susanna Donatelli , Dip. di Informatica, Universit? di Torino, Torino, Italy
Giuliana Franceschinis , Dip. di Informatica, Universit? di Torino, Torino, Italy
pp. 118
Session 6: Network Modeling and Simulation II

Scheduling analysis using discrete event simulation (Abstract)

I. Ahitov , Eng. Comput. Center, Ford Motor Co., Dearborn, MI, USA
E.J. Williams , Eng. Comput. Center, Ford Motor Co., Dearborn, MI, USA
pp. 148

Simulating ATM Integrated-Services Networks (Abstract)

Jon M. Peha , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 162
Session 7: Simulation Languages, Tools, and Environments

Computation of the Asymptotic Bias and Variance for Simulation of Markov Reward Models (Abstract)

William H. Sanders , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Latha A. Kant , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Aad P.A. Van Moorsel , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 173

Performance Modeling Using Object-Oriented Execution-Driven Simulation} (Abstract)

Michael Silva , Northeastern University
Daniel Green , Northeastern University
David R. Kaeli , Northeastern University
Christopher J. Sniezek , Northeastern University
Angela Sampogna , Northeastern University
pp. 183

Representation of simulation model components for model generation and a model library (Abstract)

R.N. Zobel , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Manchester Univ., UK
C.H. Lee , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Manchester Univ., UK
pp. 193
Session 8: VLSI Circuit Simulators

A symbolic simulation approach in resolving signals' correlation (Abstract)

N. Abdallah , Lab. MASI, Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
P.B. Sabet , Lab. MASI, Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
J. Dunoyer , Lab. MASI, Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
pp. 203

A Simulation Tool for Design Error Models Utilizing Error Compression and Sampling (Abstract)

Stephen A. Szygenda , University of Texas at Austin
Youngmin Hur , University of Texas at Austin
pp. 212

Architectural simulation system for M.f.a.s.t (Abstract)

C.H.L. Moller , Microelectron. Div., IBM Corp., Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
G.G. Pechanek , Microelectron. Div., IBM Corp., Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
pp. 221
Session 9: Animations/Virtual Reality

A Generic Simulator of Real-Time Scheduling Algorithms (Abstract)

Christian Hernalsteen , Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Joel Goossens , Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Stephane de Vroey , Universite Libre de Bruxelles
pp. 242
Session 10: Simulation of Distributed Systems and Databases

Simulation Analysis of a Real-time Database Buffer Manager (Abstract)

Daniel L. Moniz , Naval Undersea Warfare Center
Paul J. Fortier , University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
pp. 252

Simulation of /spl nu/-NET, a versatile network architecture for real-time and non-real-time traffic (Abstract)

D. Mosse , US WEST Technol., Boulder, CO, USA
T. Znati , US WEST Technol., Boulder, CO, USA
B. Field , US WEST Technol., Boulder, CO, USA
pp. 260

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 271
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