The 20th IASTED International Conference on
Applied Simulation and Modelling
~ASM 2012~

June 25 – 27, 2012
Napoli, Italy

Past Conference Information

The Applied Simulation and Modelling 2012 conference in Napoli, Italy has ended.

Conference Proceedings

The Conference Proceedings are available for purchase on the ACTA Press website:

Conference Chair

Prof. Agostino Bruzzone
University of Genoa, Italy
Conference Chair Portrait

Invited Speakers

Invited Speaker Portrait
"AHP and Simulation: Two Winning Methodologies Combined Together"

Dr. Fabio De Felice
University of Cassino, Italy
Invited Speaker Portrait
"Evolution of NATO M&S Center of Excellence"

Colonel Francesco Mastrorosa
NATO M&S Center of Excellence, Italy
Invited Speaker Portrait

Tutorial Sessions

Dr. Enzo Bergamini
Teoresi S.p.A., Italy
Dr. Dayana Pesando
Teoresi SpA, Italy

Technical Co-Sponsors

www.liophant.org
www.liophant.org

www.simulationteam.com
www.simulationteam.com

www.m-s-net.org
www.m-s-net.org

www.mimos.it
www.mimos.it

Scope

The topics of interest covered by ASM 2012 included, but were not limited to:

MODELLING AND SIMULATION METHODS

  • 3-Dimensional Modelling
  • Agent-based Modelling
  • Bond Graphs
  • Computational Geometry
  • Dynamic Modelling
  • Estimation
  • Finite Element Methods
  • Identification
  • Mathematical Modelling
  • Modelling
  • Numerical Methods
  • Physically-based Modelling
  • Simulation
  • Stochastic Modelling
  • Time Series Analysis

SIMULATION TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer-Aided Design
  • Data Modelling
  • Discrete Event Simulation
  • Evolutionary Methods
  • Expert Systems
  • Fuzzy Systems
  • Genetic Algorithms
  • Java-based Simulation
  • Knowledge-based Systems
  • Mathematical Programming
  • Monte Carlo Simulation
  • Multi-Paradigm Simulation
  • Neural Networks/Computational Intelligence
  • Object-Oriented Implementation
  • Parallel and Distributed Simulation
  • Petri Nets
  • Simulation Optimization
  • Simulation Tools
  • Visualization
  • Web-based Simulation

ENVIRONMENTAL MODELLING AND SIMULATION

  • Agricultural Modelling
  • Air Modelling and Simulation
  • Aquatic & Marine Ecosystems
  • Atmospheric Modelling and Simulation
  • Biological Systems
  • Climatic & Meteorological Modelling
  • Contamination
  • Earth System Modelling
  • Economic Revitalization
  • Ecosystem Management
  • Effects of Climate Variability
  • Forecasting
  • Fresh Water Ecosystems
  • Hazardous Material
  • Hydrological Forecasting
  • Hydrological Modelling and Simulation
  • Hydrological Processes
  • Landscape Ecology
  • Marine Ecosystems
  • Meteorological Modelling
  • Mobile Source Emissions
  • Modelling of Ground Water
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Population Dynamics
  • Resource Management
  • Risk Analysis
  • Salinity Modelling
  • Terrain Analysis
  • Terrestrial Ecosystems
  • Water Balance Calculations
  • Water Pollutants
  • Water Quality & Pollution

APPLIED SIMULATION IN THE ENERGY SECTOR

  • Electricity Market Modelling
  • Energy Demand Modelling
  • Energy Economics
  • Fault Simulation
  • Harmonics Modelling
  • Modelling of Energy Sources
  • Power Network Simulation
  • Power Plants Modelling
  • Power Quality Analysis
  • Power Systems Modelling
  • Stability Studies
  • Transient Analysis
  • Transmission Line Modelling
  • Turbine Modelling

BIOMECHANICS MODELLING

  • Arterial Wall Mechanics
  • Artificial Heart and Valves
  • Biomedical Modelling
  • Biotechnology
  • Cardiovascular Modelling
  • CT Scanning
  • Dental Modelling
  • Health Care Modelling
  • Human Animation
  • Image-Guided Surgery
  • Joint Modelling
  • Limb Modelling
  • Medical Computer Modelling
  • Medical Education
  • Medical Imaging
  • Medical Instruments
  • Medical Robotics
  • Medical Vision
  • Modelling of Sports Injuries
  • Muscular Modelling
  • Orthopedic Modelling
  • Patient Simulators
  • Respiratory Mechanics
  • Simulators for General Anesthesia
  • Surgical Modelling
  • Surgical Simulators
  • Surgical Training
  • Tele-Medicine
  • Virtual Reality