The Community for Technology Leaders
Winter Simulation Conference (1999)
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Dec. 5, 1999 to Dec. 8, 1999
ISBN: 0-7803-5780-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Papers

Application of simulation in trenchless renewal of underground urban infrastructure (Abstract)

P.G. Ioannou , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J.S. Lueke , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 929-936

Activity scheduling in the dynamic, multi-project setting: choosing heuristics through deterministic simulation (Abstract)

R.C. Ash , Div. of Bus. & Econ., Indiana Univ., New Albany, IN, USA
pp. 937-941

Simulation of the structural steel erection process (Abstract)

A. Mund , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
A. Sawhney , Sch. of Constr., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 942-947

Special purpose simulation template for utility tunnel construction (Abstract)

S.M. AbouRizk , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
J.Y. Ruwanpura , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 948-955

Real world applications of construction process simulation (Abstract)

L.-H. Martinet , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
D.W. Halpin , Div. of Constr. Eng. & Manage., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 956-962

Who serves whom? Dynamic resource matching in an activity-scanning simulation system (Abstract)

J.C. Martinez , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
P.G. Ioannou , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 963-970

Product-based model representation for integrating 3D CAD with computer simulation (Abstract)

S. AbouRizk , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
Jianfei Xu , Dept. of Civil Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 971-977

Travel-time simulation to locate and staff temporary facilities under changing construction demand (Abstract)

I.D. Tommelein , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 978-984

Java-based simulation of construction processes using Silk (Abstract)

J. Manickam , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
A. Sawhney , Sch. of Constr., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 985-991

Iconic animation of construction simulation (Abstract)

H. Zhang , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
J.J. Shi , Dept. of Building & Constr., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
pp. 992-997

Simphony: an environment for building special purpose construction simulation tools (Abstract)

D. Hajjar , Dept. of Civil Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
S. AbouRizk , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 998-1006

A case study in the quantification of a change in the conditions of a highway construction operation (Abstract)

J.C. Martinez , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
H. Cor , Dept. of Civil Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 1007-1009

Defining a Beta distribution function for construction simulation (Abstract)

K. Knutson , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
J. Fente , Del E. Webb Sch. of Constr., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 1010-1015

Developing the statistical parameters for simultaneous variation in final payload and total load time (Abstract)

G. Kannan , Dept. of Civil Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
M.C. Vorster , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1016-1022

The nexus of simulation with command and control: what each community can offer the other (Abstract)

J.C. Martinez , Army Model & Simulation Office, Arlington, VA, USA
pp. 1025vol.2-1022

Distributed simulation with federated models: expectations, realizations and limitations (Abstract)

R.E. Nance , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 1026-1031

Experiences in the NATO pre-pathfinder DiMuNDS 2000 federation (Abstract)

R.A. Briggs , Virtual Technol. Corp., Alexandria, VA, USA
J. Hamers , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1039-1043

FEDEP V1.4: an update to the HLA process model (Abstract)

R. Lutz , Appl. Phys. Lab., Johns Hopkins Univ., Laurel, MD, USA
pp. 1044-1049

OOTW impact analysis [military simulation] (Abstract)

R. Lutz , Data Syst. R&D, Oak Ridge Fed. Facilities, Oak Ridge, TN, USA
R.E. Bell , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1050-1058

Modeling leadership effects and recruit type in an army recruiting station (Abstract)

E.L. McLarney , ATZL-NSC-WARSIM, Fort Leavenworth, KS, USA
J.O. Miller , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1059-1064

Networked simulation with HLA and MODSIM III (Abstract)

G.D. Johnson , CACI Products Co., La Jolla, CA, USA
pp. 1065-1070

Simulation to support operational testing: a practical application (Abstract)

P.H. Christensen , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
B.S. Canova , Mitre Corp., Dumfries, VA, USA
pp. 1071-1078

An example of simulation use in army weapon system development (Abstract)

A.H. Kissell , AMSAM-RD-SS-SD, US Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, AL, USA
pp. 1079-1087

Simulation environments for the design and test of an intelligent controller for autonomous underwater vehicles (Abstract)

R.H. Rivoir , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
M.W. Roeckel , Appl. Res. Lab., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
pp. 1088-1093

Automated distributed system testing: designing an RTI verification system (Abstract)

J. Nielsen , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
J. Tufarolo , MITRE Corp., McLean, VA, USA
pp. 1094-1102

Automated distributed system testing: application of an RTI verification system (Abstract)

J. Tufaroio , Mitre Corp., McLean, VA, USA
J. Nielsen , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1103-1108

Application of the Analysis Federate in the Joint Advanced Distributed Simulation Joint Test Force Electronic Warfare Phase II test (Abstract)

M.L. Roane , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
T.C. Hyon , TRADOC Anal. Center, Monterey, CA, USA
pp. 1109-1117

The Exclusion Zone Model-a development methodology (Abstract)

A. Cowdale , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
P. Rendell , RAF Air Warfare Centre, Northwood, UK
pp. 1118-1124

Modelling military requirements for non-warfighting operations (Abstract)

N. Corrigan , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
D. Frankis , CORDA Ltd., New Malden, UK
pp. 1125-1130

Multitrajectory simulation performance for varying scenario sizes [combat simulation] (Abstract)

P. Martin , Wilkes Univ., Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA
F.J. Sullivan , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1137-1146

Maneuver warfare distillations: essence not verisimilitude (Abstract)

G.E. Horne , Marine Corps Combat Dev. Command, Quantico, VA, USA
pp. 1147-1151

Using adaptive agents in Java to simulate U.S. air force pilot retention (Abstract)

M.P. Gaupp , Air Force Personnel Oper. Agency, Arlington, VA, USA
R.R. Hill , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1152-1159

TALUS-an object oriented air combat simulation (Abstract)

S. Glaerum , Div. for Syst. Analysis, Norwegian Defence Res. Establ., Kjeller, Norway
pp. 1160-1167

Distributed real-time simulation for intruder detection system analysis (Abstract)

J.S. Smith , Dept. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Auburn Univ., AL, USA
B.A. Peters , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1168-1173

Tactical logistics and distribution systems (TLOADS) simulation (Abstract)

L.C. Krause , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
D.J. Parsons , Simulation Dynamics Inc., Maryville, TN, USA
pp. 1174-1178

Evaluating the potential benefits of a rail traffic movement planning algorithm (Abstract)

P.M. Julich , GE-Harris Railway, Melbourne, FL, USA
C.G. Martin , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1181-1185

Evaluating strategies to improve railroad performance-a system dynamics approach (Abstract)

T.E. Keane , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
J.B. Homer , Homer Consulting, Voorhees, NJ, USA
pp. 1186-1193

Parametric modeling in rail capacity planning (Abstract)

H. Krueger , Canadian Nat. Railway, Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 1194-1200

CSCAT: the Compaq Supply Chain Analysis Tool (Abstract)

C. Kasales , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
R.G. Ingalls , Compaq Comput. Co., Global Integrated Logistics, Houston, TX, USA
pp. 1201-1206

Supply chain vs. supply chain: using simulation to compete beyond the four walls (Abstract)

N. Karabakal , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
G. Archibald , IBM Corp., Columbus, OH, USA
pp. 1207-1214

An aircraft taxi simulation model for the United Parcel Service Louisville Air Park (Abstract)

A.C. Ford , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
W.S. Ottman , United Parcel Service, Louisville, KY, USA
pp. 1221-1225

Analysis and simulation of passenger flows in an airport terminal (Abstract)

M.R. Gatersleben , Logistics Competence Centre, Schiphol, Netherlands
S.W. Van der Weij , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1226-1231

Proactive flight schedule evaluation at Delta Air Lines (Abstract)

B. Schumacher , Delta Air Lines, Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 1232-1237

A flexible interface and architecture for container and intermodal freight simulations (Abstract)

B.C. Kulick , Automation Assoc. Inc., Solana Beach, CA, USA
J.T. Sawyer , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1238-1242

Operative requirements and advances for the new generation simulators in multimodal container terminals (Abstract)

A.G. Bruzzone , Genoa Univ., Italy
P. Giribone , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1243-1252

Logistics issues in autonomous food production systems for extended duration space exploration (Abstract)

N. Williams , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
R. Naghshineh-pour , Dept. of Ind. Eng., North Carolina A&T State Univ., Greensboro, NC, USA
pp. 1253-1257

Sizing industrial rail car fleets using discrete-event simulation (Abstract)

W.R. Lesyna , DuPont Electron., Wilmington, DE, USA
pp. 1258-1261

Process and material handling models integration (Abstract)

M. Norman , AutoSimulations Inc., Bountiful, UT, USA
D. Tinsley , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1262-1267

A simulation of the product distribution in the newspaper industry (Abstract)

M.L. Garcia , Lockwood Greene Consulting, Atlanta, GA, USA
M.A. Centeno , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1268-1271

Designing the Westerscheldetunnel toll plaza using a combination of queueing and simulation (Abstract)

N.M. Van Dijk , Incontrol Bus. Eng., Maarssen, Netherlands
M.D. Hermans , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1272-1279

Key factors in road-rail mode choice in India: applying the logistics cost approach (Abstract)

S. Das , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
P.D. Cook , GIS-Trans Ltd., Silver Spring, MD, USA
pp. 1280-1286

Train performance and simulation (Abstract)

P. Martin , Comreco Rail Ltd., UK
pp. 1287-1294

Using airspace simulation to assess environmental improvements from free flight and CNS/ATM enhancements (Abstract)

D.K. Chin , Aerosp. & Inf. Syst. TRW, Fairfax, VA, USA
F. Melone , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1295-1301

Using simulation to choose between rental car lot layouts (Abstract)

T.M. Johnson , AutoSimulations Inc., Bountiful, UT, USA
pp. 1302-1305

Using simulation to influence foreign policy (Abstract)

M. Carter , Air Force Studies & Anal. Agency, Air Force Pentagon, Washington, DC, USA
M.R. Grabau , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1306-1309

Integrated manufacturing logistics: byproducts can be critical (Abstract)

C.H. White , DuPont Electron., Wilmington, DE, USA
B.W. Tsai , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1310-1315

Scalable Integration Model for Objective Resource Capability Evaluations (SIM-FORCE) (Abstract)

N. Brown , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
T. Gossard , Kelley Logistics Support Syst. Incorp., Fairborn, OH, USA
pp. 1316-1323

A practical module-based simulation model for trans-shipment-inventory systems (Abstract)

S. Takakuwa , Sch. of Econ. & Bus. Adm., Nagoya Univ., Japan
T. Fujii , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1324-1332

Distributed supply chain simulation in a DEVS/CORBA execution environment (Abstract)

B.P. Zeigler , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
Doohwan Kim , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1333-1340

Quick response replenishment: a case study (Abstract)

R.E. King , Dept. of Ind. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
K. Moon , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1341-1349

How i2 integrates simulation in supply chain optimization (Abstract)

J. Padmos , i2 Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
B. Hubbard , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1350-1355

Interfacing simulation with costing software to drive the transformation from prototype manufacturing to high volume manufacturing (Abstract)

C.M. Harmonosky , Dept. of Ind. & Manage. Syst. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
J.L. Miller , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1359-1364

BPR and logistics: the role of computational models (Abstract)

L.F. McGinnis , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 1365-1370

eSCA: a thin-client/server/Web-enabled system for distributed supply chain simulation (Abstract)

H.B. Chen , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
O. Bimber , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1371-1377

Impact of connection bank redesign on airport gate assignment (Abstract)

G.M. Mann , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
M. Turcotte , Air Canada, Dorval, Que., Canada
pp. 1378-1382

Business process simulation: a fundamental step supporting process centered management (Abstract)

M. Aguilar , Banque Gen. du Luxembourg, Luxembourg
T. Rautert , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1383-1392

Simulation assisted product development program planning (Abstract)

G.R. Clay , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
M.R. Grabau , Andersen Consulting, WA, USA
pp. 1393-1396

The use of simulation in process reengineering education (Abstract)

Les Pang , Nat. Defense Univ., WA, USA
W.T. Hodson , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1397-1402

Reconciliation of business and systems modelling via discrete event simulation (Abstract)

R.J. Paul , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
G.M. Giaglis , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
pp. 1403-1409

"Personnel forcecasting strategic workforce planning": a proposed simulation cost modeling methodology (Abstract)

J.A. Marriott , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
S.R. Parker , Studies & Anal. Div., Nat. Imagery & Mapping Agency, Chantilly, VA, USA
pp. 1410-1414

A hybrid visual environment for models and objects (Abstract)

P.A. Fishwick , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
pp. 1417-1424

Web-based simulation visualization using Java3D (Abstract)

S.D. Farr , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
C.F. Salisbury , Air Force Res. Lab., Rome, NY, USA
pp. 1425-1429

Scenario management in Web-based simulation (Abstract)

J.A. Miller , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
A.F. Seila , Dept. of MIS, Georgia Univ., Athens, GA, USA
pp. 1430-1437

Component-based simulation on the Web? (Abstract)

N. Oses , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
M. Pidd , Dept. of Manage. Sci., Lancaster Univ., UK
pp. 1438-1444

Web-based analyses and distributed IP (Abstract)

P.A. Wilsey , Clifton Labs. Inc., Cincinnati, OH, USA
pp. 1445-1453

VRML for urban visualization (Abstract)

P.A. Wilsey , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
R. Vennam , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1454-1459

A global synchronization network for a non-deterministic simulation architecture (Abstract)

M. Bumble , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
L. Coraor , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1460-1469

Scaling, hierarchical modeling, and reuse in an object-oriented modeling and simulation system (Abstract)

R.G. Sargent , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
T. Daum , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
pp. 1470-1477

Simulation in the next millennium (Abstract)

S. Jain , Gintic Inst. of Manuf. Technol., Singapore
pp. 1478-1484

Enterprise simulations: theoretical foundations and a practical perspective (Abstract)

T.W. Mastaglio , Virginia Modeling, Anal. & Simulation Center, Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
pp. 1485-1489

Applications for enterprise simulation (Abstract)

R.R. Mielke , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
pp. 1490-1495

The application of system dynamics (SD) simulation to enterprise management (Abstract)

J.F. Affeldt , Booz Allen & Hamilton, McLean, VA, USA
pp. 1496-1500

Panel: strategic directions in simulation research (Abstract)

E.H. Page , Mitre Corp., McLean, VA, USA
D.M. Nicol , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1509-1520

Simulation modeling as an aid to decision-making in healthcare management: the Adjuvant Breast Cancer (ABC) trial (Abstract)

T.A. Eldabi , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
L.P. Baldwin , Centre for Appl. Simulation Modelling, Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
pp. 1523-1531

Emergency department simulation and determination of optimal attending physician staffing schedules (Abstract)

G.F. Trzcinski , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
M.D. Rossetti , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arkansas Univ., Fayetteville, AR, USA
pp. 1532-1540

The use of simulation for process improvement in a cancer treatment center (Abstract)

W.J. Thompson , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
J.A. Sepulveda , Dept. of Ind. Eng. & Manage. Syst., Univ. of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
pp. 1541-1548

GERMS: an epidemiologic simulation tool for studying geographic and social effects on infection transmission (Abstract)

A.L. Adams , Dept. of Epidemiology, Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J.S. Koopman , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1549-1556

Simulating outpatient obstetrical clinics (Abstract)

M.W. Isken , Dept. of Decision & Inf. Sci., Oakland Univ., Rochester, MI, USA
T.J. Ward , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1557-1563

Determination of operating room requirements using simulation (Abstract)

J.A. Davis , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
J.C. Lowery , VA Center for Practice Manage. & Outcomes Res., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 1568-1572

Dynamic simulation modeling of ICU bed availability (Abstract)

W. Cahill , Dept. of Neurol. & Internal Med., Cincinnati Univ. Med. Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
M. Render , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1573-1576

Healthcare simulation: a case study at a local clinic (Abstract)

A.A. Houshmand , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
M.L. Weng , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Cincinnati Univ., OH, USA
pp. 1577-1584

A widely deployable Web-based network simulation framework using CORBA IDL-based APIs (Abstract)

A. Cholkar , GTE Data Services, Irving, TX, USA
P. Koopman , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1587-1594

The high level architecture: Is there a better way? (Abstract)

G.L. Moeller , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
W.J. Davis , Dept. of Gen. Eng., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 1595-1601

On-line data processing in simulation models: New approaches and possibilities through HLA (Abstract)

S. Strassburger , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
T. Schulze , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Otto-von-Guericke Univ., Magdeburg, Germany
pp. 1602-1609

Optimistic parallel simulation over a network of workstations (Abstract)

R. Pasquini , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
V. Rego , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1610-1617

Web-based performance visualization of distributed discrete event simulation (Abstract)

S.A. Elfayoumy , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
A.S. Elmaghraby , Speed Sch., Louisville Univ., KY, USA
pp. 1618-1623

The effect of state-saving in optimistic simulation on a cache-coherent non-uniform memory access architecture (Abstract)

C.D. Carothers , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rensselaer Polytech. Inst., Troy, NY, USA
K.S. Perumalla , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1624-1633

Decision support for call center management using simulation (Abstract)

R. Chokshi , AT&T Bell Labs., Middletown, NJ, USA
pp. 1634-1639

Call center simulation in Bell Canada (Abstract)

R.J. Booth , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
O. Tanir , Bell Canada, Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 1640-1647

Simulation of a claims call center: a success and a failure (Abstract)

R. Klungle , Bus. Oper. Anal., AAA Michigan, Dearborn, MI, USA
pp. 1648-1653

Computing the distribution function of a conditional expectation via Monte Carlo: discrete conditioning spaces (Abstract)

S.-H. Lee , Fixed-Income Res. Group, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Co., Manhattan, NY, USA
P.W. Glynn , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1654-1663

The phantom SPA method: an inventory problem revisited (Abstract)

M. Cepeda-Juneman , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
F.J. Vazquez-Abad , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Oper. Res., Montreal Univ., Que., Canada
pp. 1664-1669

Estimating ambulance requirements in Auckland, New Zealand (Abstract)

A.J. Mason , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
S.G. Henderson , Dept. of Eng. Sci., Auckland Univ., New Zealand
pp. 1670-1674

Simulating the economic viability of crawfish production: a two-stage approach (Abstract)

A.C. Hasegawa , Dept. of Food & Resource Econ., Delaware Univ., Newark, DE, USA
C.M. Gempesaw , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1675-1680

A simulation approach for improving the efficiency of the Department of Motor Vehicles (Abstract)

B. Senkandwa , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
Y. Dessouky , Dept. of Comput., Inf. & Syst. Eng., San Jose State Univ., CA, USA
pp. 1681-1684

Enhancing simulation models for emergency rooms using VBA (Abstract)

M.A. Centeno , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
A.M. Alvarez , Dept. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Florida Int. Univ., Miami, FL, USA
pp. 1685-1693

Case study: simulation of the call center environment for comparing competing call routing technologies for business case ROI projection (Abstract)

V. Bapat , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
K. Miller , IIT Res. Inst., Lanham, MD, USA
pp. 1694-1700

Three sources of simulation inaccuracy (and how to overcome them) (Abstract)

S. Robinson , Oper. Res. & Syst. Group, Warwick Univ., Coventry, UK
pp. 1701-1708

Index (Abstract)

pp. 1709-1713
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