SIMIAN: Simulation Innovation: A Node

Lead Research Organisation: University of Surrey
Department Name: Sociology


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Lynne Hamill (Co-Author) (2010) Simulating large social networks in agent-based models : a social circle model in Emergence : complexity and organization

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Lynne Hamill (Co-Author) (2009) Social circles : a simple structure for agent-based social network models in Journal of artificial societies and social simulation

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Dykstra P (2013) Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is: DIAL, A Dialogical Model for Opinion Dynamics in Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation

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Elsenbroich C (2012) Explanation in Agent-Based Modelling: Functions, Causality or Mechanisms? in Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation

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Chattoe-Brown E (2012) How do we convince agent-based modeling agnostics? in Religion, Brain & Behavior

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Chattoe-Brown E (2013) Why Sociology Should Use Agent Based Modelling in Sociological Research Online

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Xenitidou M (2010) Construct Validity and Theoretical Embeddedness of Agent-based Models of Normative Behaviour in The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences: Annual Review

Description The application of agent-based models to a variety of domains, especially innovation and crime.
Exploitation Route The development of more advanced agent-based models
Sectors Communities and Social Services/Policy,Digital/Communication/Information Technologies (including Software),Education,Environment,Healthcare,Government, Democracy and Justice

Description The project was not intended to provide 'findings' in the ordinary sense. It ran training courses and produced two monographs as well as a large number of research papers.
First Year Of Impact 2008
Sector Communities and Social Services/Policy,Digital/Communication/Information Technologies (including Software),Financial Services, and Management Consultancy,Government, Democracy and Justice
Impact Types Cultural,Societal,Economic