[PDF version of this document]|
[HV Home]

Forrester System Dynamics assignment
# Forrester System Dynamics assignment

## General Information

- The official due date is
**Wednesday 3**^{rd} December 2003,
before 23:55. Late submissions (before 8 December 23:55) will be
accepted without penalty.

- You will have the opportunity to finish the assignment
"in class" on Wednesday December 3
^{rd} 18:00 - 20:00
in the Windows lab of the Trottier building.

- Submissions must be done via WebCT.
Beware that WebCT's clock may differ slightly from yours.
As described on the Assignments page,
*all* results
must be uploaded to WebCT and accessible from links in the
index.html file. There is no need to upload AToM^{3}.

- The assignment can be made in groups of upto 2 people.
It is understood that all partners will understand the
complete assignment (and will be able to answer questions
about it).

- Grading will be done based on correctness and completeness
of the solution. Do not forget to document your
assumptions, model, simulation results, conclusions in detail !

- Extensions, if given, will involve extending not only the
alotted time, but also the assignment !

## The problem statement

Model the "miniworld" problem (due to
Hartmut Bossel
in his book
Modeling and Simulation")
given in the handout using
Forrester System Dynamics. Simulate and try to reproduce the
results of the handout.
discuss the results.
Experiment with different values for the consumption control parameter
k.
## Practical information

File translated from
T_{E}X
by
T_{T}H,
version 3.40.