Checking date: 16/07/2020

Course: 2021/2022

Simulation of networks and telematics applications
Study: Master in Telematics Engineering (264)

Coordinating teacher: SERRANO YAÑEZ-MINGOT, PABLO

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Telematic Engineering

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
It is required to have some basic knowledge of statistics and probability, plus some programming skills.
Critical analysis of a simulation tools capabilities, in particular with respect to telematics engineering problems. Analysis and evaluation of the results from a simulation tool.
Description of contents: programme
Fundamentals of simulation for telematics. Variables to consider, modules, simulation time handling. Core elements of a discrete-event simulator tool: event handling, time advance. Development of a simulation project, presentation and defense. Simulation environments for discrete-event simulation.
Learning activities and methodology
Classroom lectures, exposing the fundamentals of simulations. Laboratory classes, where the focus is set on developing simulation tools and on their use.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 20
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 80
Basic Bibliography
  • Averill M. Law. Simulation Modeling and Analysis. McGraw-Hill. 2015

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.