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Modeling and simulation - performance estimation

COURSE: Modeling and simulation - performance estimation

Code: ФЕИТ07004

ECTS points: 6 ECTS

Number of classes per week: 3+0+0+3


Subject of the course content: Processes of birth and death. General theory of queuing systems. Simple queuing system with one or multiple servers. More-complex queuing systems with one or multiple servers. Complex queuing systems with one or multiple servers. Self-similar processes and their characteristics. Long-range interdependence and long tailed distributions. Queueing networks. Devices and systems where is possible to apply queuing systems and networks analysis. Discrete-event simulators and tools for performance analysis. Specific practical examples.

The recovery process. Discrete and continuous Marko chains: application. Branching processes. General characteristics of graphs, the shortest path problem, the multicast efficiency and number of hops in the anycast group.

Advanced chapters of simulation modeling. Petri nets. Procedure for creating simulation. Processing and interpretation of simulation results.


  1. J. Daigle, "Queueing Theory with Applications to Packet Telecommunications", Springer, 2004
  2. G. Bolch, S. Greiner, H. deMeer, K. Trivedi, "Queueing Networks and Markov Chains: Modeling and Performance Evaluation with Computer Science Applications", John Wiley, 2006
  3. A. M. Law, W. D. Kelton, "Simulation Modeling and Analysis, 3/e", McGraw-Hill, 2000