Engineering System Design: Modeling Techniques and Simulations
In this free online course, learn to design and conduct experiments to understand the performance of a design system.Publisher: NPTEL
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This free online course on Modeling Techniques and Simulations, is the final phase of the design process. Modeling and Simulation involves a process of designing a model of a real-world or anticipated system such as a design concept, then conducting experiments with the model for the purposes of understanding the performance of the system under different operating conditions and evaluating alternative management strategies and decision-making processes. In System Engineering, modeling and simulation techniques are applied to two distinct types of system; physical mechanisms whose performance is governed by the laws of physics and process-based systems whose performance are governed by human, group and organizational behaviors.
Next, you will learn about different Modeling Techniques and Decision making in System Designs. You will learn how to use a model to study the behavior and performance of an actual or theoretical system. It will allow you to develop a feel for what variables are important in this phase of system design.
This Course is suitable for learners who are considering working in Engineering or System Design. If you're a professional seeking to learn about Modeling and Simulations, then this clear and simple course is for you. Understanding the different Modeling and Simulation Techniques is of vital importance for professionals working in this industry. Start this free online course today!Start Course Now
Modeling Techniques and Simulation
Modeling Techniques and Simulation - Learning Outcomes
Graphical Modelling Techniques
System Modeling and Simulation
Modeling Techniques and Simulation - Lesson Summary
Bondgraph Modelling & Decision Making
Bondgraph Modelling & Decision Making - Learning Outcomes
Bond Graph Modeling of Dynamic Systems
Decision Making in System Design
SAC vs OAT Function
Bond Graph Modelling & Decision Making - Lesson Summary
At the end of this course, you should be able to:
- Identify commonly used methods for modeling.
- Distinguish between the different Relationship Diagrams.
- List the different methods of Data Modeling.
- Define what Behavioural Modeling is.
- State what a Petri Net is and how it is essential to the modeling dynamics.
- Recall what engineering methods can be used at various stages of the system design.
- Discuss what the Bond Graph Method of System Modeling is.
- Indicate how the Bond Graph Model can be used for simulating dynamic behavior.
- Discuss how the decision-making process is essential to system design.
- Discuss the different methods of using graphical tools based on the probability.
- Explain the difference between a simple and complex decision-making process.
- Distinguish when to have a function in a SAC or OAT.
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