Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Operation analysis of headend process facility using discrete event simulation

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

6 Author(s)
Hyo Jik Lee ; Korea Atomic Energy Res. Inst., Daejeon ; Sung Hyun Kim ; Hee Sung Park ; Chang Hwan Choi
more authors

This paper aims to introduce a facility operation modeling and simulation mainly based on a discrete event system modeling scheme. Facilities have become so much complex that its operational status cannot be estimated by simple calculations. A facility can consist of a lot of unit process and a lot of transportation between consecutive processes, which may be modelled as a time driven system or an event driven system. However, the transportation between processes can usually be considered as a discrete event system and not a continuous system. Therefore, in macro-scale, a facility operation can be simulated on the basis of a discrete event system modeling if we do not consider how an individual process behaves. This study introduces the current status of the studies on an operation modeling and simulation regarding typical nuclear facilities along with some instances. Also, this paper provides insights about how a discrete event system can be applied to a nuclear facility. These kinds of modeling and simulation are very important because they can contribute to a facility design in terms of an optimal process and an equipment layout, a generic understanding for regulators, stakeholders and operators, a system diagnosis through by comparing measurement data with simulation results and furthermore it can contribute to an efficient operation scheduling.

Published in:

Industrial Informatics, 2008. INDIN 2008. 6th IEEE International Conference on

Date of Conference:

13-16 July 2008

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.