The Community for Technology Leaders
Winter Simulation Conference (2002)
San Diego, CA, USA
Dec. 8, 2002 to Dec. 11, 2002
ISBN: 0-7803-7614-5
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Virtual factory - highly interactive visualisation for manufacturing (Abstract)

W. Mueller-Wittig , Centre for Adv. Media Technol., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore, Singapore
R. Jegathese , Centre for Adv. Media Technol., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore, Singapore
Meehae Song , Centre for Adv. Media Technol., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore, Singapore
J. Quick , Centre for Adv. Media Technol., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore, Singapore
Haibin Wang , Centre for Adv. Media Technol., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore, Singapore
Yongmin Zhong , Centre for Adv. Media Technol., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore, Singapore
pp. 1061-1064 vol.2

Turn lost production into profit - discrete event simulation applied on resetting performance in manufacturing systems (Abstract)

B. Johansson , Dept. of Product & Production Dev., Chalmers Univ. of Technol., Gothenburg, Sweden
J. Kaiser , Dept. of Product & Production Dev., Chalmers Univ. of Technol., Gothenburg, Sweden
pp. 1065-1072 vol.2

Documentation of discrete event simulation models for manufacturing system life cycle simulation (Abstract)

J. Oscarsson , Centre for Intelligent Autom., Univ. of Skovde, Sweden
M.U. Moris , Centre for Intelligent Autom., Univ. of Skovde, Sweden
pp. 1073-1078 vol.2

Shifting bottleneck detection (Abstract)

C. Roser , Software Sci. Lab., Toyota Central R&D Labs. Inc., Aichi, Japan
M. Nakano , Software Sci. Lab., Toyota Central R&D Labs. Inc., Aichi, Japan
M. Tanaka , Software Sci. Lab., Toyota Central R&D Labs. Inc., Aichi, Japan
pp. 1079-1086 vol.2

Throughput sensitivity analysis using a single simulation (Abstract)

C. Roser , Software Sci. Lab., Toyota Central R&D Labs. Inc., Aichi, Japan
M. Nakano , Software Sci. Lab., Toyota Central R&D Labs. Inc., Aichi, Japan
M. Tanaka , Software Sci. Lab., Toyota Central R&D Labs. Inc., Aichi, Japan
pp. 1087-1094 vol.2

Productivity improvement in the wood industry using simulation and artificial intelligence (Abstract)

F.F. Baesler , Departamento de Ingenieria Ind., Univ. del Bio-Bio, Concepcion, Chile
M. Moraga , Departamento de Ingenieria Ind., Univ. del Bio-Bio, Concepcion, Chile
F.J. Ramis , Departamento de Ingenieria Ind., Univ. del Bio-Bio, Concepcion, Chile
pp. 1095-1098 vol.2

An architecture for a generic data-driven machine shop simulator (Abstract)

C. McLean , Manuf. Syst. Integration Div., Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
A. Jones , Manuf. Syst. Integration Div., Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
T. Lee , Manuf. Syst. Integration Div., Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
F. Riddick , Manuf. Syst. Integration Div., Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
pp. 1108-1116 vol.2

Architectural concepts for a system simulator for concurrent prototyping of equipment and controls (Abstract)

K.P. White , Dept. of Syst. & Inf. Eng., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
R. Fritz , Dept. of Syst. & Inf. Eng., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
S. Horvath , Dept. of Syst. & Inf. Eng., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
C. Orellana , Dept. of Syst. & Inf. Eng., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
J. Wohlers , Dept. of Syst. & Inf. Eng., Virginia Univ., Charlottesville, VA, USA
pp. 1117-1122 vol.2

Use of GI/G/1 queuing approximations to set tactical parameters for the simulation of MRP systems (Abstract)

S.T. Enns , Dept. of Mech. & Manuf. Eng., Calgary Univ., Canada
pp. 1123-1129 vol.2

Virtual reality simulation of a mechanical assembly production line (Abstract)

D. Kibira , Manuf. Syst. Integration Div., Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
C. McLean , Manuf. Syst. Integration Div., Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
pp. 1130-1137 vol.2

An approach and interface for building generic manufacturing Kanban-systems models (Abstract)

E.J. Williams , IMSE, Michigan Univ., Dearborn, MI, USA
O.M. Ulgen , IMSE, Michigan Univ., Dearborn, MI, USA
pp. 1138-1141 vol.2

Optimum-seeking simulation in the design and control of manufacturing systems: experience with OptQuest for Arena (Abstract)

P. Rogers , Dept. of Mech. & Manuf. Eng., Calgary Univ., Canada
pp. 1142-1150 vol.2

Optimization of operations in a steel wire manufacturing company (Abstract)

J. Thomas , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Western Michigan Univ., Kalamazoo, MI, USA
J. Todi , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Western Michigan Univ., Kalamazoo, MI, USA
A. Paranjpe , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Western Michigan Univ., Kalamazoo, MI, USA
pp. 1151-1156 vol.2

Optimization of buffer sizes in assembly systems using intelligent techniques (Abstract)

F. Altiparmak , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Gazi Univ., Ankara, Turkey
B. Dengiz , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Gazi Univ., Ankara, Turkey
pp. 1157-1162 vol.2

Modeling computer assembly operations for supply chain integration (Abstract)

S. Jain , Center for High Performance Manuf., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Alexandria, VA, USA
pp. 1165-1173 vol.2

AI-based optimization for fleet management in maritime logistics (Abstract)

A. Bruzzone , Dept. of Production Eng., Genoa Univ., Italy
A. Orsoni , Dept. of Production Eng., Genoa Univ., Italy
pp. 1174-1182 vol.2

Investigation of influence of modeling fidelities on supply chain dynamics (Abstract)

J. Venkateswaran , Dept. of Syst. & Ind. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
Young-Jun Son , Dept. of Syst. & Ind. Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
pp. 1183-1191 vol.2

Simulation reduces airline misconnections: a case study (Abstract)

S. Hafizogullari , TransSolutions, Fort Worth, TX, USA
P. Chinnusamy , TransSolutions, Fort Worth, TX, USA
C. Tunasar , TransSolutions, Fort Worth, TX, USA
pp. 1192-1198 vol.2

Simulation building blocks for airport terminal modeling (Abstract)

A. Verbraeck , Fac. of Technol., Policy & Manage., Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
E. Valentin , Fac. of Technol., Policy & Manage., Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
pp. 1199-1206 vol.2

The application of distributed simulation in TOMAS: redesigning a complex transportation model (Abstract)

M.B. Duinkerken , Dept. of Mech. Eng. & Marine Technol., Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
J.A. Ottjes , Dept. of Mech. Eng. & Marine Technol., Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
G. Lodewijks , Dept. of Mech. Eng. & Marine Technol., Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
pp. 1207-1213 vol.2

Traffic simulation application to plan real-time distribution routes (Abstract)

O. Franzese , Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., Knoxville, TN, USA
pp. 1214-1218 vol.2

Techniques to enhance performance of an existing aviation simulation (Abstract)

D. Carnes , Mitre Corp., McLean, VA, USA
F. Wieland , Mitre Corp., McLean, VA, USA
pp. 1219-1225 vol.2

Research flight simulation of future autonomous aircraft operations (Abstract)

M.S.V. Valenti Clari , Nat. Aerosp. Lab. NLR, Amsterdam, Netherlands
R.C.J. Ruigrok , Nat. Aerosp. Lab. NLR, Amsterdam, Netherlands
B.W.M. Heesbeen , Nat. Aerosp. Lab. NLR, Amsterdam, Netherlands
J. Groeneweg , Nat. Aerosp. Lab. NLR, Amsterdam, Netherlands
pp. 1226-1234 vol.2

A simulation study to investigate runway capacity using TAAM (Abstract)

M. Bazargan , Embry-Riddle Aeronaut. Univ., Daytona Beach, FL, USA
K. Fleming , Embry-Riddle Aeronaut. Univ., Daytona Beach, FL, USA
P. Subramanian , Embry-Riddle Aeronaut. Univ., Daytona Beach, FL, USA
pp. 1235-1243 vol.2

Decision support for advanced aviation concepts (Abstract)

L.A. Schaefer , CAASD, Mitre Corp., USA
L.A. Wojcik , CAASD, Mitre Corp., USA
T.P. Berry , CAASD, Mitre Corp., USA
C.R. Wanke , CAASD, Mitre Corp., USA
pp. 1244-1250 vol.2

Simulation anywhere any time: Web-based simulation implementation for evaluating order-to-delivery systems and processes (Abstract)

S.R.T. Kumara , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., USA
Yong-Han Lee , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., USA
Kaizhi Tang , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., USA
C. Dodd , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., USA
pp. 1251-1259 vol.2

Establishment of product offering and production leveling principles via supply chain simulation under order-to-delivery environment (Abstract)

Shang-Tae Yee , Enterprise Syst. Lab., Gen. Motors Res. & Dev. Center, Warren, MI, USA
pp. 1260-1268 vol.2

Sequencing production on an assembly line using goal chasing and user defined algorithm (Abstract)

A. Mane , Sch. of Eng. & Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
S. Nahavandi , Sch. of Eng. & Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
Jingxin Zhang , Sch. of Eng. & Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
pp. 1269-1273 vol.2

A simulation tool to determine warehouse efficiencies and storage allocations (Abstract)

J.G. Macro , MacroSolutions Inc., Chicago, IL, USA
R.E. Salmi , MacroSolutions Inc., Chicago, IL, USA
pp. 1274-1281 vol.2

A simulation model to validate and evaluate the adequacy of an analytical expression for proper safety stock sizing (Abstract)

E.S. Garcia , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Univ. Fed. do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
C.F. Silva , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Univ. Fed. do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 1282-1288 vol.2

Integrating simulation modeling and equipment condition diagnostics for predictive maintenance strategies-a case study (Abstract)

L.R. Contreras , Dept. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Texas Univ., El Paso, TX, USA
C. Modi , Dept. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Texas Univ., El Paso, TX, USA
A. Pennathur , Dept. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Texas Univ., El Paso, TX, USA
pp. 1289-1296 vol.2

Decision Support Tool-Supply Chain (Abstract)

C. Wartha , Seibersdorf Res., Austrian Res. Centre, Seibersdorf, Austria
M. Peev , Seibersdorf Res., Austrian Res. Centre, Seibersdorf, Austria
pp. 1297-1301 vol.2

Capacity and backlog management in queuing-based supply chains (Abstract)

E.G. Anderson , Dept. of Manage., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
pp. 1302-1305 vol.2

Supply chain multi-objective simulation optimization (Abstract)

J.A. Joines , Dept. of Textile Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
D. Gupta , Dept. of Textile Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
pp. 1306-1314 vol.2

Logistic simulator for steel producing factories (Abstract)

S.C. Hamoen , Incontrol Enterprise Dynamics B.V., Netherlands
D.-J. Moens , Incontrol Enterprise Dynamics B.V., Netherlands
pp. 1315-1318 vol.2

Development of distributed simulation model for the transporter entity in a supply chain process (Abstract)

R.J. Linn , Dept. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Florida Int. Univ., Miami, FL, USA
Chin-Sheng Chen , Dept. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Florida Int. Univ., Miami, FL, USA
J.A. Lozan , Dept. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Florida Int. Univ., Miami, FL, USA
pp. 1319-1326 vol.2

Parameterization of fast and accurate simulations for complex supply networks (Abstract)

B.M. Duarte , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
J.W. Fowler , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
K. Knutson , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
E. Gel , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
D. Shunk , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 1327-1336 vol.2

Multi-agent simulation of purchasing activities in organizations (Abstract)

M.J.R. Ebben , Dept. of Operations Manage. & Logistics, Twente Univ., Enschede, Netherlands
L. de Boer , Dept. of Operations Manage. & Logistics, Twente Univ., Enschede, Netherlands
C.E. Pop Sitar , Dept. of Operations Manage. & Logistics, Twente Univ., Enschede, Netherlands
pp. 1337-1344 vol.2

Efficient simulations of supply chains (Abstract)

D. Armbruster , Dept. of Math., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
D. Marthaler , Dept. of Math., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
C. Ringhofer , Dept. of Math., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 1345-1348 vol.2

Simulation of the material transporting and loading process in Pedro de Valdivia mine (Abstract)

G.J. Giacaman , Dept. of Syst. Eng. & Comput., Univ. Catolica del Norte, Antofagasta, Chile
R.P. Medel , Dept. of Syst. Eng. & Comput., Univ. Catolica del Norte, Antofagasta, Chile
J.A. Tabilo , Dept. of Syst. Eng. & Comput., Univ. Catolica del Norte, Antofagasta, Chile
pp. 1349-1355 vol.2

Effects of metrology load port buffering in automated 300 mm factories (Abstract)

R. Wright , Productivity Anal., Int. SEMATECH, Austin, TX, USA
M. Shopbell , Productivity Anal., Int. SEMATECH, Austin, TX, USA
K. Rust , Productivity Anal., Int. SEMATECH, Austin, TX, USA
S. Sigireddy , Productivity Anal., Int. SEMATECH, Austin, TX, USA
pp. 1359-1364 vol.2

300 mm wafer fabrication line simulation model (Abstract)

S.T. Shikalgar , Microelectron. Div., IBM, East Fishkill, NY, USA
D. Fronckowiak , Microelectron. Div., IBM, East Fishkill, NY, USA
pp. 1365-1368 vol.2

Realizing 300 mm fab productivity improvements through integrated metrology (Abstract)

K.J. Stanley , Int. Sematech, Austin, TX, USA
T.D. Stanley , Int. Sematech, Austin, TX, USA
pp. 1369-1376 vol.2

Operational modeling and simulation of an inter-bay AMHS in semiconductor wafer fabrication (Abstract)

J. Jimenez , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
B. Kim , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
J. Fowler , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
G. Mackulak , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 1377-1382 vol.2

Data-based node penalties in a path-finding algorithm in an automated material handling system (Abstract)

M. Fukunari , Brooks-PRI Autom. Inc., Billerica, MA, USA
S. Rajanna , Brooks-PRI Autom. Inc., Billerica, MA, USA
R.J. Gaskins , Brooks-PRI Autom. Inc., Billerica, MA, USA
M.E. Sparrow , Brooks-PRI Autom. Inc., Billerica, MA, USA
pp. 1383-1386 vol.2

Simulating the transport and scheduling of priority lots in semiconductor factories (Abstract)

C.D. DeJong , Intel Corp., Chandler, AZ, USA
S.P. Wu , Intel Corp., Chandler, AZ, USA
pp. 1387-1391 vol.2

A simulation study on release, synchronization, and dispatching in MEMS fabrication (Abstract)

Lixin Wang , Gintic Inst. of Manuf. Technol., Nanyang, Singapore
pp. 1392-1400 vol.2

Some issues of the critical ratio dispatch rule in semiconductor manufacturing (Abstract)

O. Rose , Inst. of Comput. Sci., Wurzburg Univ., Germany
pp. 1401-1405 vol.2

A finite-capacity beam-search-algorithm for production scheduling in semiconductor manufacturing (Abstract)

K. Habenicht , Inst. of Inf. Syst., Tech. Univ. of Ilmenau, Germany
L. Monch , Inst. of Inf. Syst., Tech. Univ. of Ilmenau, Germany
pp. 1406-1413 vol.2

New approaches for simulation of wafer fabrication: the use of control variates and calibration metrics (Abstract)

C. Rasmidatta , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
S. Murray , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
J.W. Fowler , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
G.T. Mackulak , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 1414-1422 vol.2

Simulation based cause and effect analysis of cycle time and WIP in semiconductor wafer fabrication (Abstract)

Chao Qi , Sch. of Mech. & Production Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
pp. 1423-1430 vol.2

Using simulation to understand capacity constraints and improve efficiency on process tools (Abstract)

M. Aybar , DMOS 5 Wafer Fab, Texas Instrum. Inc., Dallas, TX, USA
K. Potti , DMOS 5 Wafer Fab, Texas Instrum. Inc., Dallas, TX, USA
pp. 1431-1435 vol.2

Six Sigma and simulation, so what's the correlation? (Abstract)

D.M. Ferrin , Bus. Prototyping Inc., Naperville, IL, USA
pp. 1439-1443 vol.2

A simulator to improve patient's service in a network of clinic laboratories (Abstract)

F.J. Ramis , Departamento de Ingenieria Ind., Univ. del Bio-Bio, Concepcion, Chile
J.L. Palma , Departamento de Ingenieria Ind., Univ. del Bio-Bio, Concepcion, Chile
pp. 1444-1447 vol.2

Simulation of restaurant operations using the Restaurant Modeling Studio (Abstract)

D.M. Brann , Autom. Associates Inc., Solana Beach, CA, USA
B.C. Kulick , Autom. Associates Inc., Solana Beach, CA, USA
pp. 1448-1453 vol.2

The role of modeling demand in process re-engineering (Abstract)

C.V. Robertson , Accenture LLP, Denver, CO, USA
S. Shrader , Accenture LLP, Denver, CO, USA
D.R. Pendergraft , Accenture LLP, Denver, CO, USA
L.M. Johnson , Accenture LLP, Denver, CO, USA
K.S. Silbert , Accenture LLP, Denver, CO, USA
pp. 1454-1458 vol.2

How-to simulation: when knowing what to do is not enough (Abstract)

F. Pulgar-Vidal , Bus. Prototyping Inc., Naperville, IL, USA
pp. 1459-1464 vol.2

Integrated development of nonlinear process planning and simulation-based shop floor control (Abstract)

Sambong Kim , Div. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Pohang Univ. of Sci. & Technol., South Korea
Jungyoup Woo , Div. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Pohang Univ. of Sci. & Technol., South Korea
Sungsik Park , Div. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Pohang Univ. of Sci. & Technol., South Korea
Buhwan Jung , Div. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Pohang Univ. of Sci. & Technol., South Korea
Hyunbo Cho , Div. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Pohang Univ. of Sci. & Technol., South Korea
pp. 1465-1468 vol.2

To pool or not to pool? "The benefits of combining queuing and simulation" (Abstract)

N.M. van Dijk , Operations Manage. & Res. Program, Univ. of Amsterdam, Maarssen, Netherlands
pp. 1469-1472 vol.2

Achieving higher levels of CMMI maturity using simulation (Abstract)

M.J. Miller , Bus. Prototyping Inc., Safety Harbor, FL, USA
pp. 1473-1478 vol.2

Simulation in financial engineering (Abstract)

J. Staum , Sch. of Operations Res. & Ind. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
pp. 1481-1492 vol.2

Importance sampling for multimodal functions and application to pricing exotic options (Abstract)

A.N. Avramidis , Departement d'Informatique et de Recherche Operationnelle, Montreal Univ., Que., Canada
pp. 1493-1501 vol.2

Enhanced quasi-Monte Carlo methods with dimension reduction (Abstract)

J. Imai , Fac. of Policy Studies, Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
pp. 1502-1510 vol.2

Credit risk modeling for catastrophic events (Abstract)

T. Joro , Sch. of Bus., Alberta Univ., Canada
pp. 1511-1514 vol.2

A spot pricing framework to enable pricing and risk management of inter-domain assured bandwidth services (Abstract)

M. Aboulfadl , Decision Sci. & Eng. Syst., Rensselaer Polytech. Inst., Troy, NY, USA
A. Gupta , Decision Sci. & Eng. Syst., Rensselaer Polytech. Inst., Troy, NY, USA
pp. 1515-1523 vol.2

Modeling growth stocks (part II) (Abstract)

S. Kou , Dept. of Stat., Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA, USA
pp. 1524-1529 vol.2

Decision Aids for Scheduling and Hedging (DASH) in deregulated electricity markets: a stochastic programming approach to power portfolio optimization (Abstract)

S. Sen , Raptor Lab., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
Lihua Yu , Raptor Lab., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
T. Genc , Raptor Lab., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
pp. 1530-1538 vol.2

Crystal Ball Professional introductory tutorial (Abstract)

L.L. Goldman , Decisioneering Inc., Denver, CO, USA
pp. 1539-1545 vol.2

Portfolio optimization for capital investment projects (Abstract)

J. April , OptTek Syst. Inc., Boulder, CO, USA
F. Glover , OptTek Syst. Inc., Boulder, CO, USA
J. Kelly , OptTek Syst. Inc., Boulder, CO, USA
pp. 1546-1554 vol.2

Optimal active management fees (Abstract)

J. Cvitanic , Departments of Math. & Econ., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 1555-1559 vol.2

Convergence of the stochastic mesh estimator for pricing American options (Abstract)

A.N. Avramidis , Departement d' Informatique et de Recherche Operationnelle, Montreal Univ., Que., Canada
pp. 1560-1567 vol.2

Security price dynamics and simulation in financial engineering (Abstract)

S. Mayhew , Terry Coll. of Bus., Georgia Univ., Athens, GA, USA
pp. 1568-1574 vol.2

Using computer simulation to mitigate risk in electricity generation/consumption collaboration policies (Abstract)

T.F. Brady , Technol./Eng. Sect., Purdue Univ. North Central, Westville, IN, USA
pp. 1575-1577 vol.2

Discrete event simulation for the risk of development of an oil field (Abstract)

C. Magno , CENPES - Well Technol. Eng., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
C. Jacinto , CENPES - Well Technol. Eng., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 1588-1592 vol.2

Hedging beyond duration and convexity (Abstract)

Jian Chen , Fannie Mae, Washington, DC, USA
pp. 1593-1599 vol.2

Effect of implementation time on real options valuation (Abstract)

H. Black Nembhard , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
Leyuan Shi , Dept. of Ind. Eng., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
pp. 1600-1605 vol.2

A framework for standard modular simulation (Abstract)

C. McLean , Manuf. Syst. Integration Div., Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Swee Leong , Manuf. Syst. Integration Div., Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
pp. 1613-1620 vol.2

Proposed standard processes for certification of modeling and simulation applications (Abstract)

O. Balci , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 1621-1627 vol.2

The Simulation Professional Certification Program: a status report (Abstract)

R. Rogers , Coll. of Eng. & Technol., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
pp. 1628-1632 vol.2

The current and future status of simulation software (panel) (Abstract)

R. Diamond , Imagine That Inc., San Jose, CA, USA
C.R. Harrell , Imagine That Inc., San Jose, CA, USA
pp. 1633-1640 vol.2

What's virtually possible? [future simulation] (Abstract)

W.J. Davis , Dept. of Gen. Eng., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 1641-1651 vol.2

The extended use of simulation in evaluating real-time control systems of AGVs and automated material handling systems (Abstract)

C. Versteegt , Syst. Eng. Group, Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
A. Verbraeck , Syst. Eng. Group, Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
pp. 1659-1666 vol.2

Implementation of a simulation-based control architecture for supply chain interactions (Abstract)

S. Ramakrishnan , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., USA
Seungyub Lee , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., USA
R.A. Wysk , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., USA
pp. 1667-1674 vol.2

The possible role of a backbone architecture in real-time control and emulation (Abstract)

C.A. Boer , Fac. of Econ., Erasmus Univ., Rotterdam, Netherlands
pp. 1675-1682 vol.2

The relationship between simulation and emulation (Abstract)

I. McGregor , Brooks-PRI Autom. Inc., Salt Lake City, UT, USA
pp. 1683-1688 vol.2

Lean construction and simulation (Abstract)

D.W. Halpin , Sch. of Civil Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
M. Kueckmann , Sch. of Civil Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 1697-1703 vol.2

Optimal construction project planning (Abstract)

S. AbouRizk , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
Y. Mohamed , Dept. of Civil & Environ. Eng., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1704-1708 vol.2

Special purpose simulation modeling of tower cranes (Abstract)

B.J.A. Appleton , PCL Constr. Manage. Inc., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
J. Patra , PCL Constr. Manage. Inc., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 1709-1715 vol.2

Simulation-based analysis of handling inbound containers in a terminal (Abstract)

S.P. Sgouridis , Agiou Eleutheriou 56, Xanthi, Greece
pp. 1716-1724 vol.2

Application of simulation models in airport facility design (Abstract)

N. Doshi , Greater Toronto Airports Authority, Lester B. Pearson Int. Airport, Toronto, Ont., Canada
R. Moriyama , Greater Toronto Airports Authority, Lester B. Pearson Int. Airport, Toronto, Ont., Canada
pp. 1725-1730 vol.2

Simulation modeling and optimization of stockyard layouts for precast concrete products (Abstract)

R. Marasini , Sch. of Sci. & Technol., Teeside Univ., Middlesbrough, UK
N. Dawood , Sch. of Sci. & Technol., Teeside Univ., Middlesbrough, UK
pp. 1731-1736 vol.2

Contributors to lead time in construction supply chains: case of pipe supports used in power plants (Abstract)

R.J. Arbulu , Civil & Environ. Eng. Dept., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
I.D. Tommelein , Civil & Environ. Eng. Dept., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 1745-1751 vol.2

Process mapping of residential foundation slab construction processes (Abstract)

H. Bashford , Del E. Webb Sch. of Constr., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
A. Sawhney , Del E. Webb Sch. of Constr., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
A. Mund , Del E. Webb Sch. of Constr., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 1752-1758 vol.2

Evaluation of policies for the maintenance of bridges using discrete-event simulation (Abstract)

S. Devulapalli , Dept. of Civil Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
J.C. Martinez , Dept. of Civil Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
J.M. de la Garza , Dept. of Civil Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 1759-1764 vol.2

Comparison of simulation-driven construction operations visualization and 4D CAD (Abstract)

V.R. Kamat , Constr. Eng. & Manage. Program, Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
J.C. Martinez , Constr. Eng. & Manage. Program, Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 1765-1770 vol.2

Optimization of the waste management for construction projects using simulation (Abstract)

M. Chandrakanthi , Dept. of Civil Eng., Calgary Univ., Alta., Canada
P. Hettiaratchi , Dept. of Civil Eng., Calgary Univ., Alta., Canada
B. Prado , Dept. of Civil Eng., Calgary Univ., Alta., Canada
pp. 1771-1777 vol.2

Simulation based project selection decision analysis tool (Abstract)

G. Powers , Nova Chemicals Ltd., Red Deer, Alta., Canada
pp. 1778-1785 vol.2

Project management-critical path method (CPM) and PERT simulated with ProcessModel (Abstract)

L.F. Simmons , Inf. Syst. & Operations Manage., Loyola Coll., Baltimore, MD, USA
pp. 1786-1788 vol.2

Selecting earthmoving equipment fleets using genetic algorithms (Abstract)

M. Marzouk , Dept. of Building, Civil, & Environ. Eng., Concordia Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
O. Moselhi , Dept. of Building, Civil, & Environ. Eng., Concordia Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 1789-1796 vol.2

An undergraduate systems engineering design project for using constructive and virtual simulation for an armed UAV design (Abstract)

S.O. DeLong , Dept. of Syst. Eng., US Mil. Acad., West Point, NY, USA
P. West , Dept. of Syst. Eng., US Mil. Acad., West Point, NY, USA
pp. 1799-1803 vol.2

Linda arouses a Sleeping Barber (Abstract)

J.H. Reynolds , Comput. Sci. Dept., Mary Washington Coll., Fredericksburg, VA, USA
pp. 1804-1808 vol.2

Using simulation to teach business processes design and improvement (Abstract)

M.S. Seppanen , Productive Syst., Winona, MN, USA
pp. 1809-1814 vol.2

Panel: using simulation to teach probability. Session 1: words Session 2: deeds (Abstract)

M. Rosenshine , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
pp. 1815-1822 vol.2

The role of simulation in advanced planning and scheduling (Abstract)

K. Musselman , Frontstep Inc., West Lafayette, IN, USA
J. O'Reilly , Frontstep Inc., West Lafayette, IN, USA
S. Duket , Frontstep Inc., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 1825-1830 vol.2

Promise and problems of simulation technology in SCM domain (Abstract)

S. Bansal , Bus. Transformation Services, SAP Americas Inc., Newtown Square, PA, USA
pp. 1831-1837 vol.2

Using simulation to evaluate buffer adjustment methods in order promising (Abstract)

H. Grant , Ind. Eng., Oklahoma Univ., Norman, OK, USA
pp. 1838-1845 vol.2

ASAP applications of simulation modeling in a wafer fab (Abstract)

K. Potti , Texas Instrum. Inc., Dallas, TX, USA
pp. 1846-1848 vol.2

Design, development and application of an object oriented simulation toolkit for real-time semiconductor manufacturing scheduling (Abstract)

Chin Soon Chong , Gintic Inst. of Manuf. Technol., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore, Singapore
pp. 1849-1856 vol.2

Using simulation-based scheduling to maximize demand fulfillment in a semiconductor assembly facility (Abstract)

J. Potoradi , Infineon Technol., Melaka, Malaysia
Ong Siong Boon , Infineon Technol., Melaka, Malaysia
pp. 1857-1861 vol.2

Simulation based multiobjective schedule optimization in semiconductor manufacturing (Abstract)

A.K. Gupta , Sch. of Mech. & Production Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
A.I. Sivakumar , Sch. of Mech. & Production Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
pp. 1862-1870 vol.2

Application of simulation and mean value analysis to a repair facility model for finding optimal staffing levels (Abstract)

G. Boyer , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Manitoba Univ., Winnipeg, Man., Canada
A.N. Arnason , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Manitoba Univ., Winnipeg, Man., Canada
pp. 1871-1879 vol.2

A comparison of three optimization methods for scheduling maintenance of high cost, long-lived capital assets (Abstract)

T.M. Helm , Los Alamos Nat. Lab., NM, USA
S.W. Painter , Los Alamos Nat. Lab., NM, USA
W.R. Oakes , Los Alamos Nat. Lab., NM, USA
pp. 1880-1884 vol.2

A simulation model for field service with condition-based maintenance (Abstract)

Yiqing Lin , United Technol. Res. Center, East Hartford, CT, USA
A. Hsu , United Technol. Res. Center, East Hartford, CT, USA
R. Rajamani , United Technol. Res. Center, East Hartford, CT, USA
pp. 1885-1890 vol.2

Rolling horizon scheduling in large job shops (Abstract)

K.A. Thoney , Coll. of Textiles, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
J.A. Joines , Coll. of Textiles, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
P. Manninagarajan , Coll. of Textiles, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
pp. 1891-1896 vol.2

Shop floor scheduling with simulation based proactive decision support (Abstract)

A.K. Gupta , Sch. of Mech. & Production Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
A.I. Sivakumar , Sch. of Mech. & Production Eng., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
pp. 1897-1902 vol.2

Process accompanying simulation - a general approach for the continuous optimization of manufacturing schedules in electronics production (Abstract)

S. Werner , Electron. Technol. Lab., Dresden Univ. of Technol., Germany
G. Weigert , Electron. Technol. Lab., Dresden Univ. of Technol., Germany
pp. 1903-1908 vol.2

Simulation optimization for process scheduling through simulated annealing (Abstract)

A. Cave , Sch. of Eng. Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
S. Nahavandi , Sch. of Eng. Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
A. Kouzani , Sch. of Eng. Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
pp. 1909-1913 vol.2

Simulation of JIT performance in a printing shop (Abstract)

B.M. Patterson , Dept. of Syst. Eng., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
M. Ozbayrak , Dept. of Syst. Eng., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
T. Papadopoulou , Dept. of Syst. Eng., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
pp. 1914-1921 vol.2

Simulation study of Dreyer urgent care facility (Abstract)

Boon Aik Tan , Ind. Eng. Dept., Northern Illinois Univ., DeKalb, IL, USA
A. Gubaras , Ind. Eng. Dept., Northern Illinois Univ., DeKalb, IL, USA
N. Phojanamongkolkij , Ind. Eng. Dept., Northern Illinois Univ., DeKalb, IL, USA
pp. 1922-1927 vol.2

A robust simulation-based multicriteria optimization methodology (Abstract)

R. Al-Aomar , Ind. Eng. Dept., Jordan Univ. of Sci. & Technol., Irbid, Jordan
pp. 1931-1939 vol.2

Optimising discrete event simulation models using a reinforcement learning agent (Abstract)

D.C. Creighton , Sch. of Eng. & Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
S. Nahavandi , Sch. of Eng. & Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
pp. 1945-1950 vol.2

A comparison of selective initialization bias elimination methods (Abstract)

J.R. Linton , Supply Chain Practice, Accenture, Chicago, IL, USA
pp. 1951-1957 vol.2

An efficient method for simulating fractional stable motion (Abstract)

Wei Biao Wu , Dept. of Stat., Chicago Univ., IL, USA
pp. 1958-1963 vol.2

Enabling large scale and high definition simulation of natural systems with vector models and JDEVS (Abstract)

J.-B. Filippi , CNRS, Univ. of Corsica, Corte, France
P. Bisgambiglia , CNRS, Univ. of Corsica, Corte, France
pp. 1964-1970 vol.2

A parallel simulation framework for infrastructure modeling and analysis (Abstract)

D.D. Dudenhoeffer , Idaho Nat. Eng. & Environ. Lab., Idaho Falls, ID, USA
M.R. Permann , Idaho Nat. Eng. & Environ. Lab., Idaho Falls, ID, USA
E.M. Sussman , Idaho Nat. Eng. & Environ. Lab., Idaho Falls, ID, USA
pp. 1971-1977 vol.2

Global search strategies for simulation optimisation (Abstract)

G.D. Magoulas , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
T. Eldabi , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
R.J. Paul , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
pp. 1978-1985 vol.2

A federation object coordinator for simulation based control and analysis (Abstract)

L. Seungyub , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
S. Ramakrishnan , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
R.A. Wysk , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
pp. 1986-1994 vol.2

A simulation architecture with distributed controllers for cell-based manufacturing systems (Abstract)

Hansoo Kim , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Sug Je Sohn , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Ying Wang , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
T. Tezcan , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
L. McGinnis , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Chen Zhou , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 1995-2002 vol.2

A highly efficient M/G//spl infin/ model for generating self-similar traces (Abstract)

M.E. Sousa-Vieira , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
A. Suarez-Gonzalez , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
C. Lopez-Garcia , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
M. Fernandez-Veiga , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
J.C. Lopez-Ardao , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
pp. 2003-2010 vol.2

Soccer championship analysis using Monte Carlo simulation (Abstract)

C.F. Silva , COPPE, Univ. Fed. do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
E.S. Garcia , COPPE, Univ. Fed. do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
E. Saliby , COPPE, Univ. Fed. do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 2011-2016 vol.2

Decision making of embedded I/O buffer sizes using the queueing simulation model for a shared-memory system (Abstract)

Jui-Hua Li , Comput. Eng. Dept., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
J. Holliday , Comput. Eng. Dept., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
pp. 2017-2021 vol.2

A general simulation environment for IP mobility (Abstract)

Peng Sun , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
S.Y. Sung , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 2022-2030 vol.2

Simulation system modeling for mass customization manufacturing (Abstract)

Guixiu Qiao , Manuf. Simulation & Modeling Group, Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
C. McLean , Manuf. Simulation & Modeling Group, Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
F. Riddick , Manuf. Simulation & Modeling Group, Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
pp. 2031-2036 vol.2

Author directory (PDF)

pp. 2039-2091

Author index (PDF)

pp. 2095-2101
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A handbook for integrating discrete event simulation as an aid in conceptual design of manufacturing systems (PDF)

P. Klingstam , Ind. Eng. Dept., Northern Illinois Univ., DeKalb, IL, USA
M. Jagstam , Dept. of Eng. Sci., Univ. of Skovde, Sweden
pp. 1940-1944

Optimising discrete event simulation models using a reinforcement learning agent (Abstract)

S. Nahavandi , Sch. of Eng. & Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
D.C. Creighton , Sch. of Eng. & Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
pp. 1945-1950

A comparison of selective initialization bias elimination methods (Abstract)

J.R. Linton , Supply Chain Practice, Accenture, Chicago, IL, USA
J.R. Linton , Sch. of Eng. & Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
pp. 1951-1957

An efficient method for simulating fractional stable motion (PDF)

J.R. Linton , Dept. of Stat., Chicago Univ., IL, USA
Danlu Zhang , Ind. Eng. Dept., Northern Illinois Univ., DeKalb, IL, USA
G. Michailidis , Sch. of Eng. & Technol., Deakin Univ., Geelong, Vic., Australia
pp. 1958-1963

Enabling large scale and high definition simulation of natural systems with vector models and JDEVS (Abstract)

P. Bisgambiglia , CNRS, Univ. of Corsica, Corte, France
J.-B. Filippi , CNRS, Univ. of Corsica, Corte, France
pp. 1964-1970

A parallel simulation framework for infrastructure modeling and analysis (Abstract)

E.M. Sussman , Idaho Nat. Eng. & Environ. Lab., Idaho Falls, ID, USA
M.R. Permann , Idaho Nat. Eng. & Environ. Lab., Idaho Falls, ID, USA
D.D. Dudenhoeffer , Idaho Nat. Eng. & Environ. Lab., Idaho Falls, ID, USA
pp. 1971-1977

Global search strategies for simulation optimisation (Abstract)

G.D. Magoulas , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
R.J. Paul , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
T. Eldabi , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput., Brunel Univ., Uxbridge, UK
pp. 1978-1985

A federation object coordinator for simulation based control and analysis (Abstract)

S. Ramakrishnan , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
L. Seungyub , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
R.A. Wysk , Dept. of Ind. & Manuf. Eng., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
pp. 1986-1994

A simulation architecture with distributed controllers for cell-based manufacturing systems (Abstract)

L. McGinnis , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Chen Zhou , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Ying Wang , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Hansoo Kim , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
T. Tezcan , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Hansoo Kim , Sch. of Ind. & Syst. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 1995-2002

A highly efficient M/G//spl infin/ model for generating self-similar traces (Abstract)

M.E. Sousa-Vieira , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
A. Suarez-Gonzalez , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
C. Lopez-Garcia , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
J.C. Lopez-Ardao , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
M. Fernandez-Veiga , ETSI Telecomunicacion, Vigo Univ., Spain
pp. 2003-2010

Soccer championship analysis using Monte Carlo simulation (Abstract)

E.S. Garcia , COPPE, Univ. Fed. do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
C.F. Silva , COPPE, Univ. Fed. do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
E. Saliby , COPPE, Univ. Fed. do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 2011-2016

Decision making of embedded I/O buffer sizes using the queueing simulation model for a shared-memory system (Abstract)

Jui-Hua Li , Comput. Eng. Dept., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
J. Holliday , Comput. Eng. Dept., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
G. Fegan , COPPE, Univ. Fed. do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 2017-2021

A general simulation environment for IP mobility (Abstract)

S.Y. Sung , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
Peng Sun , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 2022-2030

Simulation system modeling for mass customization manufacturing (Abstract)

C. McLean , Manuf. Simulation & Modeling Group, Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
F. Riddick , Manuf. Simulation & Modeling Group, Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Guixiu Qiao , Manuf. Simulation & Modeling Group, Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
pp. 2031-2036

Author directory (Abstract)

pp. 2039-2091

Author Index (Abstract)

pp. 2095-2101
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