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Volume 2







Simulation: Transactions of The Society for Modeling and Simulation International

The Simulation journal is the monthly refereed transactions of the leading society devoted to advancing the discipline and profession of modeling and simulation.


Current Special Issues                                                              Guidelines for Submission


Articles ahead of Print                                                                         Most Read Articles


Most Cited Articles                                                                      Archive of all online Issues




The Journal of Defense Modeling and Simulation: Applications, Methodology, Technology 

The JDMS is a quarterly refereed archival journal devoted to advancing the practice, science, and art of modeling and simulation as it relates to the military and defense.


Current Special Issues                                                               Guidelines for Submission


Articles ahead of Print                                                                          Most Read Articles 


Free trial period of JDMS online                                              Archive of all online Issues




Quarterly SCS M&S Magazine

The General Interest Publication of the Society for Modeling & Simulation International


Current Issue






Mika Aaltonen (NEW!)

Robustness: Anticipatory and Adaptive Human Systems


Birta L.G., Arbez G.

Modelling and Simulation: Exploring Dynamic System Behaviour, Springer 2007


Committee on Modeling, Simulation, and Games; Standing Committee on Technology Insight Gauge, Evaluate, and Review; National Research Council

The Rise of Games and High Performance Computing for Modeling and Simulation, The National Academies Press, 2010.


Connolly T., Stansfield M., Boyle L.

Games-Based Learning Advancements for Multi-Sensory Human Computer Interfaces: Techniques and Effective Practices


Gallagher C.J., Barry Issenberg S., (eds.)

Simulation in Anesthesia, Elsevier, October 2006.


Gibson D., Baek Y.K.

Digital Simulations for Improving Education: Learning Through Artificial Teaching Environments


Gibson D., Aldrich C., Prensky M.

Games and Simulations in Online Learning: Research and Development Frameworks


Kaufman D., Sauve L., Rivero L.C.

Educational Gameplay and Simulation Environments: Case Studies and Lessons Learned, Information Science Publishing, January 2010.


Kleinen J.

Design and Analysis of Simulation Experiments, Springer, 2008

Corrections & additionsslides, and book review 

(Chinese translation will be published by Publishing House of Electronics Industry)


Obaidat M.S., Boudriga N.A.

Fundamentals of Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunications Systems, Wiley Eds, February 2010


Piu A., Fregola C.

Simulation and Gaming for Mathematical Education: Epistemology and Teaching Strategies


Richardson (NEW!)

Thinking About Complexity: Grasping the Continuum through Criticism and Pluralism


Ron Schultz (NEW!)

Adjacent Opportunities: Sparking Emergent Social Action


Simulation Books from NAP (over 480 references, 2009 October 13)

(The National Academies Press - NAP), USA (Some books can freely downloadable)


Sokolowski J., Banks C.M., (eds.)

Principles of Modeling and Simulation: A Multidisciplinary Approach, Wiley, 1. Edition - January 2009.


Sokolowski J., Banks C.M., (eds.)

Modeling and Simulation for Analyzing Global Events, Wiley-VCH, 1. Edition - July 2009.


Tait A. & Richardson K. A.  (NEW!)

Complexity and Knowledge Management: Understanding the Role of Knowledge in the Management of Social Networks


Van Eck R.

Interdisciplinary Models and Tools for Serious Games: Emerging Concepts and Future Direction


Wainer G.

Discrete-Event Modeling and Simulation: A Practitioner's Approach, CRC, 1. Edition - April 2009.


Yilmaz L., Ören T. (eds.)

Agent-Directed Simulation and Systems Engineering, Wiley, 1. Edition - September 2009.


Zacharias G.L., MacMillan J., Van Hemel S. (eds.)

Behavioral Modeling and Simulation: From Individuals to Societies, The National Accademies Press, 2008.


Zemiliansky P., Wilcox D.

Design and Implementation of Educational Games: Theoretical and Practical Perspectives





Articles on the history of simulation

Simulation Related Articles from Discover

Simulation Related Articles from the Scientific American

Articles on Simulation in Human Computer Interfaces  (over 70 references, 2009 October 13)


Other Journals and Journals Special Issue

Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation 

Volume 15, Issue 10, Pages 2735-3234 (October 2010)


IEEE Intelligent Systems

Special Issue on AI Space Odyssey


International Journal of Intelligent Control and Systems (IJICS)

Special Issue on Agent-Directed Simulation (vol. 14, nb 1, March 2009)


International Journal of Production Research, Industrial Logistics Systems: Theory and Applications

Special Issue (also based on WAMS 2010 best papers)


International Journal for Simulation and Multidisciplinary Design Optimization


International Journal of Advancements in Computing Technology

Special Issue on Agent Oriented Software Engineering


International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling

Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation Methodologies, Techniques and Applications: a State of the Art Overview


International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling

Special Issue on Modelling and Applied Simulation in Industry and Industrial Logistics


International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling


Journal of Statistical Computing and Simulation


Journal of Simulation 

Special Issue on Simulation Composability and Interoperability using Conceptual/Semantic/Ontological Models


TSJOnline – Training & Simulation Journal


Transaction on Modeling and Computer Simulation