Simulation of CONWIP Production Control Using R Simmer

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Understand CONWIP Production Control

Model Discrete Event Simulations Using R Simmer

Capture Simulation Data, Plot Charts & Interpret Results

Clock2 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

By the end of this project, you will learn gain introductiory knowledge of Discrete Event Simulation, use R Studio and Simmer library, create statistical variables required for simulation, define process trajectory, define and assign resources, define arrivals (eg. incoming customers / work units), run simulation in R, store results in data frames, plot charts and interpret the results.

Skills you will develop

Discrete Event SimulationProduction ControlR ProgrammingData AnalysisCONWIP

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Intro To CONWIP Production Control & Load Libraries

  2. Create Statistical Variables Required For Simulation

  3. Define Trajectories For Work Orders & Machine Failures

  4. Define Resources & Arrivals For CONWIP Simulation

  5. Run CONWIP Simulation & Store Results

  6. Plot Charts & Interpret Simulation Results

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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