Agent-based modelling for social research- Block 3: Documentation of Agent-based models and Provenance for Simulation Studies

Presenter(s): André Grow, Adeline M Uhrmacher

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Documentation of agent-based models

In this video, Dr André Grow talks about the documentation of agent-based models and focusing on the ODD+D standard for documenting and reporting agent-based models.

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Provenance for Simulation Studies

In this video, Professor Adeline M Uhrmacher talks about provenance for simulation studies demonstrating the usefulness of this approach in several simulation studies, including cell biology, ecology, and demography.

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About the author

André Grow is Research Scientist and a Research Area Chair in the Laboratory of Digital and Computational Demography at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock, Germany. His interests include agent-based computational modelling, family sociology, social stratification, and digital demography. His email address is

Adeline M Uhrmacher is a Professor at the Institute for Visual and Analytic Computing of the University of Rostock and head of the Modeling and Simulation Group. She holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Koblenz and a Habilitation in Computer Science from the University of Ulm. Her email address is

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