Chapter 5. Simulation

  1. Slobodan P. Simonović

Published Online: 10 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470890363.ch5

Systems Approach to Management of Disasters: Methods and Applications

Systems Approach to Management of Disasters: Methods and Applications

How to Cite

Simonović, S. P. (2010) Simulation, in Systems Approach to Management of Disasters: Methods and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470890363.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470528099

Online ISBN: 9780470890363

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Keywords:

  • systems analysis implementation in disaster management - simulation models, and how systems operate as cause-and-effect models;
  • uncertainty, and system dynamics simulation - simple system dynamics simulation model;
  • computer support - decision support systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definitions

  • System Dynamics Simulation

  • System Dynamics Simulation Modeling Process

  • System Dynamics Simulation Modeling Examples

  • An Example of Disaster Management Simulation—Flood Evacuation Simulation Model

  • References

  • Exercises