Questions tagged [simulation]

Simulation refers to software packages which model the outcomes of systems (discrete or continuous) with defined inputs, often useful when the intermediate states are non-deterministic or so complicated that exact detemination would be computationally expensive.

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Train simulation game to compete against the driver of the train I am riding right now

Train driving simulators like Odawara Line Simulator or Densha de Go! are popular in Japan. Controls: Acceleration Brake Goal: Stop within centimeters of the target place. Arrive exactly on time. ...
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Software for simulating electrical circuits

I am looking for a program, preferably for windows, that can simulate electrical circuits. I have found Yenka, but I can only get a license after business-hours. I want this program in order to ...
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Simple climate simulator

I'd like to find a program, library or code that can perform a simple climate simulation. Programs that include this functionality - for example a video game - are also fine. My motivation is that I'...
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Plate tectonics geography simulator

I am looking for a Windows program which can simulate plate tectonics, hydrodynamics, and erosion on a randomly-generated non-Earth earthlike world in as realistic a manner as possible. It should ...
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Java calendar library with support for recurring events / exceptions, etc

I am looking for a calendar module/library that I could use in my simulation. My idea is to fill such calendar with events, single shot and recurring. This calendar should be able to give me next ...
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Real user web browsing simulation

I am looking for software (it should not be a plugin for a browser, but a "standalone" application for Windows or Linux) for this: I need to simulate web-browsing of "real" users. It should open a ...
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Managing long running simulations

if there is a better stack to ask this on, please let me know. My Problem I have a simulation that takes 3-4 days to run. I want to run many of these, with different parameters defined in text files ...
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2D / 3D CAD design and simulation software for OSX?

What options are available for Mac to design 2D and 3D CAD drawings? Preferably open-source or freeware but not a requirement of the question. SolidWorks seems to be the most popular for Windows ...
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Open Source Network Simulator

I'm looking for an open-source network simulator. I'd want to simulate different topologies, ie: Bus, Star, Ring, Tree, etc... It doesn't matter for me to simulate a Cisco product, only ...
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Simulate a 3D model (a boat) in fluid dynamics (water)

I have a 3D Sketchup model of a simple boat (it is a solid, if that matters) that I would like to test to see if it floats when given a certain density and load. I will eventually print the model, but ...
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Java email simulator library with cleaning function

For testing purposes, our platform can be connected to an email simulator which collects email requests and can be queried to display all received emails. Our current implementation is based on ...
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Stock market simulator with time compression

I'm looking for a stock market simulator which is not real time. I want to be able to, for instance, go back to April 2005 and paper trade on the market as it looked back then (assuming the data is ...
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A software to simulate a 3d building construction

I need a software that simulates a 3d building environment such that i can show components to be installed inside the building, for a presentation I would prefer something that runs on windows, and ...
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Software to simulate nonlinear-optics

I'm a student, and I would to make a simulation of nonlinear-optic effect (like the Kerr effect). I would like a freeware who is able to produce a picture output, and manage if possible non-linear ...
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Free vehicular traffic simulator

I'm looking for a free vehicular traffic simulator. Basically, I need something that has a basic infrastructure for modeling the flow of traffic (preferably both highway and city traffic), while also ...
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Is there a physics / modeling software that will let you build and test… a flying machine?

Yes I know this question may be ridicously naive, but I'll just give it a shot. I was wondering if there is any software out there that could help you develop and test a flying machine, in a similar ...
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Software to simulate mechanics of production line

Is there any software where I can simulate production line elements (joints, motors, springs, actuators, movement)? For example I want to simulate mechanism to unwind paper from big roll to weld it ...
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Software and/or developer library that can simulate multiple mouse devices?

I am looking for an library and/or software recommendation for simulation of more then one virtual mouse device. Ideally, the software will be able to create at least 4 or more mouse devices and send ...
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Simulate gear movement

Is there a free software for windows that simulates gear movement? Ideally just the ability to move gears and assign them a different # of teeth.
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Easy software to simulate network (router/switch/server) for study purposes

I am studying networking, I am looking for a software for Mac for testing. It must allow me to create a router, switch, and server. EDIT-01 Is there a software for testing Juniper devices?
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What software should I use to design an audio circuit?

I'm looking for a simulator that will enable me to listen to the output, and ideally run on Linux and / or OSX. A front end for visually laying out components would be excellent too, but is not ...
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Mechanical simulation software for additive manufacturing

Is there any mechanical simulation (FEA) software that is capable of simulating the intricacies of the additive manufacturing process (aka 3D printing)? I want to be able to simulate how different ...
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Can RNA assisted protein folding be performed computationally?

I am looking for tools/ softwares to perform protein folding in presence of its RNA partner. Part of my protein is disordered and I suspect that it will take up structure while interacting with its ...
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Software for performing what-if scenario on cash flow

Is there any recommended software to simulate a what-if scenario for personal cash flow? I tried to use Excel for simple scenarios but my scenarios quickly become unmanageable. Below is an example of ...
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Is there a tool that can be used to simulate credit card payments?

I am writing a desktop application using Java Swings. I need to simulate credit card payments so that with sample credit card numbers a real payment (card apparently processed and response received) ...
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Software for simulating mouse click at a specific position with shortcut key?

I'm looking for a software which lets me simulate left mouse click at specific positions by pressing custom shortcut keys. And I also need to create multiple simulations. For example, I would like to ...
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Physics Modeling Software for Wave Interference

I am an 11th grade student taking Differential Equations (which, for my class, is largely just hanging out with the teacher). We came up with an interesting idea which we would hope to test with some ...
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Simulating the impact of wind on an electronically controlled turbine

I'm looking for a software that can simulate the impact of wind and a program algorithm on wind turbine. The program algorithm rotates the turbine around its central column based on the wind ...
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Charged particles physics simulation

I am looking for a open-source, or anyway free software, that can simulate all possible interactions within charged particles. For example, I want to simulate radiation reaction on electrons and their ...
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Software to model human body falling

I need to identify software in which I can model the trajectory of a human being falling within a complex structure - e.g. as if someone is falling from a tree and hits a series of branches on the way ...
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Software to fully simulate machine language instructions (8051)

I'm looking for software that can simulate results of binary code from an 8051 processor and that allows me to step through my program. I thought the following software was perfect: But that's until ...
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Actually realistic driving simulator

I just started driving, and I wanted to use a driving simulator to get some practice with turning at the right time, how much I should turn the steering wheel, knowing which way to turn the steering ...
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Botnet simulator free for students or trial available

I am looking for a tool to simulate the behaviour of a large botnet for research purposes. That is, I am searching a tool that can simulate hosts (bots, criminals that send commands to bots, victims ...
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Physics simulation environment for machine learning

I want to load a 3D humanoid model in a physics environment and want to make the humanoid learn how to walk (using reinforcement learning). I want to be able to design the world with obstacles and ...
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Open source noise mapping software for Windows

My community has significant noise problems due to vehicles with custom exhaust systems. Our home owner associations are voting down proposals and permits to build new apartments complexes within a 3 ...
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Looking for open source tools for simulating designs comprising reconfigurable logic

I have created a nifty reconfigurable logic array using Chisel and find myself without means to test the resulting Verilog. I can see that the generated Verilog is likely correct by comparing the ...
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3D simulation software (e.g. for quadcopters)

On the weekend, myself and a friend want to make a quadcopter (aka quadrocopter) for something fun to do. However, we're wondering about things like weight/thrust ratios of different fan blades and ...
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Software for modelling congestion of (road) traffic networks?

I'm looking for a way to model a simple road network (e.g. cars, no need for multiple transport modes), to investigate the effects of intelligent routing on congestion. Is there any existing software ...
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ISoftware required for simulation of Vehicle Collision in map

I am looking for the software to simulate the scenario which is given below. Scenario is related with VANET Internet of Vehicles. Please read scenario and give your suggestion. a.) In Open Street Map ...
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Software for mechanical simulation of partial-tooth gears

I'm looking for an application that is: desktop (Windows or Linux) or web able to do mechanical simulation of rotary parts such as gears, rods and belts perfect accuracy is not necessary does not ...
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Simulation of reflection of microstructures

I want to simulate the reflection of a 2D array of sub-wavelength sized features. I would like to simulate the reflection of the microstructures. I am looking for a free software which would enable ...
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Discrete Event Simulation Software

Does anyone have any good recommendation for Discrete Event Simulation (DES) software for manufacturing, that can run on OSX? I have a few in mind, I have used JaamSim, Delsi 2.0 and Witness (the last ...
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Simulation of simple physics

Sometimes I get an idea to build something mechanical and I would like to simulate it first. Basic things - like gears and stuff I don't know the words of. I have made a mspaint sketch that shows ...
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Software for simulation of motion of point masses

Is there a software in which I can use the governing equations of motion of point masses and the software shows me the trajectory of the point masses in space (Preferably a video of the motion). ...
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Alternative to Crocodile Clips

I want an alternative to Crocodile Clips 3.5, the educational electric simulator. I already know Yenka but I'm looking for something different. It would be better if the program is open source and ...
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Star System planetary body orbital software

I am looking for software to input planetary bodies and use it to determine distances between each body at certain times. Software doesn't need to be 3D but needs to be graphic. I know there are ...
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CPU simulation software

Is there any software package that can simulate the inner workings of a processor? The reason I am looking for this is that I am learning about the lower level concepts and I would like a more ...
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Linux software for simulating reinforced concrete slabs and walls

I'd like to be able to simulate some concrete slabs and walls and to calculate their resistance to different loads in different points based on the thickness, reinforcement and hardness. Ideally the ...
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Simulate a browser with JavaScript scripting

So I have a Java based webpage (uses .jsp files) and I need to simulate a browser to do the following programatically: Fill out forms and login Click on buttons and save files Deal with JavaScript ...
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Mine monitor & simulation system

We are looking for a software system that can help to monitor personnel/equipment in the mine and possible water breaking in the mine. We want this system can run on our 3-d data collect/analyse/...