1 Dec  Final exam time and place: Wednesday 10 December, 19:30  22:30. Report to CH084 at 19:25. We will determine seating arrangements then. 
6 Nov  Here is a roadmap for the rest of the semester. The final exam will take place on 10 December. See below for details. 
20 Oct  Exam 2 will take place during the week of 27 October. See below for details. 
30 Sep  Information for the course project has been posted. See below for details. 
18 Sep  Exam 1 will take place 23  25 September. See below for details. 
16 Sep  Quiz 3a, an optional takehome quiz, has been posted. See below for details. 
21 Aug  Welcome! 
problem  solutions  
6 Nov  Finish the problem in Lesson 19. Compare your solution to the completed notes.  
4 Nov  Finish the problem in Lesson 18. Compare your solution to the completed notes.  
23 Oct  callcenter (solutions last updated: 23 Oct 12:00)  ipynb  ipynb 
21 Oct  cronuts (solutions last updated: 28 Oct)  ipynb  ipynb 
16 Oct  butcher5  ipynb  ipynb 
14 Oct  icecream  ipynb  ipynb 
9 Oct  tube2  ipynb  ipynb 
7 Oct  tube  ipynb  ipynb 
2 Oct  inverse (solutions last updated: 6 Oct)  ipynb  ipynb 
30 Sep  lcg  ipynb  ipynb 
18 Sep  ks  ipynb  ipynb 
16 Sep  chisq  ipynb  ipynb 
11 Sep  parking  ipynb  ipynb 
9 Sep  butcher4  ipynb  ipynb 
4 Sep  Finish the problem in Lesson 5.  
2 Sep  butcher3 (last updated: 3 Sep)  ipynb  ipynb 
28 Aug  butcher2  ipynb  ipynb 
26 Aug  python  ipynb  ipynb 
21 Aug  butcher 
6 Nov  19  SimPy — steady state  ipynb completed ipynb 
4 Nov  18  SimPy — queueing networks  ipynb completed ipynb 
23 Oct  17  SimPy — priority queues, preemption  ipynb 
21 Oct  16  SimPy — levels  ipynb completed ipynb 
16 Oct  15  SimPy — different arrival types, userdefined distributions  ipynb completed ipynb 
14 Oct  14  SimPy — balking and reneging  ipynb completed ipynb 
9 Oct  13  Variance reduction: antithetic variates  ipynb 
7 Oct  12  Variance reduction: common random numbers  ipynb 
2 Oct  11  Random variate generation  pdf ipynb 
30 Sep  10  Random number generation  pdf ipynb 
23 Sep  Review  process.pdf wtf.ipynb 

18 Sep  9  Input data analysis  continuous distributions  pdf ipynb 
16 Sep  8  Input data analysis  discrete distributions  pdf ipynb completed ipynb 
11 Sep  7  Comparing alternate systems (last updated: 12 Sep)  ipynb 
9 Sep  6  Replicating simulations: sample mean and variance, confidence intervals  pdf ipynb completed ipynb 
4 Sep  5  Practice with SimPy  ipynb completed ipynb 
2 Sep  4  SimPy — Monitors  ipynb completed ipynb 
28 Aug  3  Introduction to SimPy  ipynb 
26 Aug  2  Introduction to Python and IPython Notebook  ipynb 
21 Aug  1  Introduction to simulation 
Note: Now that the semester is over, I have taken down the quizzes and solutions.
quiz  solutions  
23 Oct  Quiz 8  
16 Oct  Quiz 7  pdf, ipynb  ipynb 
9 Oct  Quiz 6  pdf, ipynb  ipynb 
2 Oct  Quiz 5 (not really a quiz)  
18 Sep  Quiz 4  pdf, ipynb  ipynb 
16 Sep  Quiz 3a  pdf, ipynb  ipynb 
11 Sep  Quiz 3  pdf, ipynb  ipynb 
4 Sep  Quiz 2  pdf, ipynb  ipynb 
28 Aug  Quiz 1  pdf, ipynb  ipynb 
Note: Now that the semester is over, I have taken down the exams and solutions.