Journal of Simulation Contribute to our special issue on Simulation Workshop 2018

Journal of Simulation

The special issue for the 9th OR Society Simulation Workshop 2018 (SW18) held in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England is aiming to collate high quality papers focused on applied and theoretical advances in computer simulation.  Researchers and practitioners that presented at the conference are invited to extend their contributions (either poster or paper) and submit their work to be published in this special issue.





What can i contribute? 

Simulation Modelling Methodology

  • Component based simulation
  • Collaboration methods
  • Distributed simulation
  • Web based simulation
  • Simulation and the grid/cloud

Simulation Modelling Methodology

  • Simulation and artificial intelligence
  • Simulation visualisation
  • Simulation software
  • Simulation standards
  • Human performance modelling
  • Discrete event simulation
  • Agent-based simulation
  • System Dynamics
  • Hybrid simulation
  • Service-oriented simulation
  • Conceptual modelling
  • Verification and Validation
  • Simulation Analytics
  • Simulation Analysis Methodology
  • Design and analysis of simulation experiments
  • Simulation optimisation
  • Risk Analysis
  • Metamodelling

Simulation in Practice

  • Simulation in manufacturing
  • Simulation in services
  • Simulation in defence
  • Simulation in healthcare
  • Simulation in the semiconductor industry
  • Simulation practic
  • Simulation education
  • Energy modelling
  • Environmental simulation
  • Supply chain and transportation modelling

Submission instructions

Submitted papers should fulfil the scope of the Journal of Simulation (JoS)


Please submit your full papers for JoS through

Select the article type option for special issue from the drop down menu “Special Issue: SW18”.

Deadline for special issue submissions is 30th September 2018.

Editorial information

  • Principal Guest Editor: Thomas Monks
  • Co-Editor: Anastasia Anagnostou
  • Co-Editor: Duncan Robertson