computer simulation

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Synonyms for computer simulation

(computer science) the technique of representing the real world by a computer program

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The subject of the public contract is to provide Interactive Computer Simulation Virtual Patient (also referred to as "IPS VP").
For computer simulation reference impact was considered as constant amplitude impact of stand basement with 5 g peak acceleration within 0 to 2000 Hz frequency range.
This paper offers an inferential conception of computer simulations, emphasizing the role that simulations play as inferential devices to represent empirical phenomena.
Previous computer simulations were unable to produce the amount of ice that geological records suggest existed at that time because neighbouring East Antarctica alone could not support it.
Interestingly, the way the computer simulation did not allow you to make a mistake was considered a disadvantage by four participants, who stated that they needed to make mistakes in order to learn.
Once ESPN airs the computer simulation, Dixon's promoters can't resist.
The third edition of this undergraduate textbook continues to focus on teaching and learning physics concepts and their applications through computer simulations but has converted the simulations to the popular programming language Java.
Computer simulations of uncertain reliability indicate that by 2100 the globally averaged surface temperature will rise approximately 2.
However, few tertiary structures have yet to be revealed, limiting computer simulation based on them.
Computer simulation however has been used in order to simplify the math of these processes to simple iterative algebra and applied to a variety of initial conditions as well as boundary conditions.
Today, product development is a faster and far less expensive proposition, thanks to computer simulation and computer-aided engineering (CAE) software.
One of CNATT's newest initiatives involves identifying aviation technical training devices for possible conversion to computer simulation.
His massive interstellar sculpture, which is really a computer simulation, is meant to call attention to the problem of orbital space debris.
As a very young engineer, I was given the job of doing a computer simulation of the plant in lieu of building a pilot plant.
It is noteworthy that our understanding of temperature has been expanded recently by developments of st atistical thermodynamics and computer simulation (24, 25).
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