• 4088 Citations
1983 …2020

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Research Output

2014

A bayesian framework for quantifying uncertainty in stochastic simulation

Xie, W., Nelson, B. L. & Barton, R. R., Nov 1 2014, In : Operations Research. 62, 6, p. 1439-1452 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Quantifying input uncertainty via simulation confidence intervals

Barton, R. R., Nelson, B. L. & Xie, W., Dec 1 2014, In : INFORMS Journal on Computing. 26, 1, p. 74-87 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations

Why good simulations go bad

Nelson, B. L., Jan 1 2014, In : 2014 Operational Research Society Simulation Workshop, SW 2014.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2013

An adaptive hyperbox algorithm for high-dimensional discrete optimization via simulation problems

Xu, J., Nelson, B. L. & Hong, L. J., Dec 1 2013, In : INFORMS Journal on Computing. 25, 1, p. 133-146 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

A quicker assessment of input uncertainty

Song, E. & Nelson, B. L., Dec 1 2013, Proceedings of the 2013 Winter Simulation Conference - Simulation: Making Decisions in a Complex World, WSC 2013. p. 474-485 12 p. 6721443. (Proceedings of the 2013 Winter Simulation Conference - Simulation: Making Decisions in a Complex World, WSC 2013).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

12 Scopus citations

Empirical stochastic branch-and-bound for optimization via simulation

Xu, W. L. & Nelson, B. L., Jan 1 2013, In : IIE Transactions (Institute of Industrial Engineers). 45, 7, p. 685-698 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Enhancing stochastic kriging metamodels with gradient estimators

Chen, X., Ankenman, B. E. & Nelson, B. L., Mar 1 2013, In : Operations Research. 61, 2, p. 512-528 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Generalized integrated brownian fields for simulation metamodeling

Salemi, P., Staum, J. & Nelson, B. L., 2013, Proceedings of the 2013 Winter Simulation Conference - Simulation: Making Decisions in a Complex World, WSC 2013. p. 543-554 12 p. 6721449. (Proceedings of the 2013 Winter Simulation Conference - Simulation: Making Decisions in a Complex World, WSC 2013).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Scopus citations

Modeling and simulation grand challenges: An OR/MS perspective

Taylor, S. J. E., Chick, S. E., Macal, C. M., Brailsford, S., L'Ecuyer, P. & Nelson, B. L., Dec 1 2013, Proceedings of the 2013 Winter Simulation Conference - Simulation: Making Decisions in a Complex World, WSC 2013. p. 1269-1282 14 p. 6721514. (Proceedings of the 2013 Winter Simulation Conference - Simulation: Making Decisions in a Complex World, WSC 2013).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

18 Scopus citations
2012

A quick assessment of input uncertainty

Ankenman, B. E. & Nelson, B. L., 2012, Proceedings of the 2012 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2012. 6465124. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

20 Scopus citations

Moving Least Squares regression for high dimensional simulation metamodeling

Salemi, P., Nelson, B. L. & Staum, J., Dec 1 2012, Proceedings of the 2012 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2012. 6465122. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations

Stochastic kriging for conditional value-at-risk and its sensitivities

Chen, X., Nelson, B. L. & Kim, K. K., Dec 1 2012, Proceedings of the 2012 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2012. 6465096. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Scopus citations
45 Scopus citations
2011

Metamodelling for cycle time-throughput-product mix surfaces using progressive model fitting

Yang, F., Liu, J., Nelson, B. L., Ankenman, B. E. & Tongarlak, M., Jan 1 2011, In : Production Planning and Control. 22, 1, p. 50-68 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Modelling and simulating non-stationary arrival processes to facilitate analysis

Nelson, B. L. & Gerhardt, I., Feb 1 2011, In : Journal of Simulation. 5, 1, p. 3-8 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Relative error stochastic kriging

Tongarlak, M. H., Ankenman, B. E. & Nelson, B. L., Dec 1 2011, Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2011. p. 3623-3635 13 p. 6148056

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Simulation in production planning: An overview with emphasis on recent developments in cycle time estimation

Ankenman, B. E., Bekki, J. M., Fowler, J., Mackulak, G. T., Nelson, B. L. & Yang, F., Jan 1 2011, International Series in Operations Research and Management Science. Springer New York LLC, p. 565-591 27 p. (International Series in Operations Research and Management Science; vol. 151).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

8 Scopus citations

Thirty years of "batch size effects"

Nelson, B. L., Dec 1 2011, Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2011. p. 393-400 8 p. 6147766. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations
2010

A confidence interval procedure for expected shortfall risk measurement via two-level simulation

Lan, H., Nelson, B. L. & Staum, J., Sep 1 2010, In : Operations Research. 58, 5, p. 1481-1490 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

A framework for input uncertainty analysis

Barton, R. R., Nelson, B. L. & Xie, W., 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC'10. p. 1189-1198 10 p. 5679071. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

23 Scopus citations

An efficient simulation procedure for point estimation of expected shortfall

Liu, M., Nelson, B. L. & Staum, J. C., Dec 1 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC'10. p. 2821-2831 11 p. 5678977. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Bootstrapping-based fixed-width confidence intervals for ranking and selection

Bekki, J. M., Nelson, B. L. & Fowler, J. W., 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC'10. p. 1024-1033 10 p. 5679087. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Common random numbers and stochastic kriging

Chen, X., Ankenman, B. E. & Nelson, B. L., Dec 1 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC'10. p. 947-956 10 p. 5679095

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Scopus citations

Discrete-Event System Simulation

Banks, J., Carson, J. S., Nelson, B. L. & Nicol, D., 2010, 5 ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Empirical stochastic branch-and-bound for optimization via simulation

Xu, W. L. & Nelson, B. L., Dec 1 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC'10. p. 983-994 12 p. 5679091. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Fully sequential selection procedures with control variates

Tsai, S. C. & Nelson, B. L., Jan 1 2010, In : IIE Transactions (Institute of Industrial Engineers). 42, 1, p. 71-82 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
29 Scopus citations

Indirect cycle time quantile estimation using the Cornish-Fisher expansion

Bekki, J. M., Fowler, J. W., MacKulak, G. T. & Nelson, B. L., Jan 1 2010, In : IIE Transactions (Institute of Industrial Engineers). 42, 1, p. 31-44 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
79 Scopus citations

Optimization via Simulation over Discrete Decision Variables

Nelson, B. L., 2010, TutORials in Operations Research. INFORMS, p. 193-207

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Simulation on demand for pricing many securities

Liu, M., Nelson, B. L. & Staum, J., Dec 1 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC'10. p. 2782-2789 8 p. 5678973. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Speeding up COMPASS for high-dimensional discrete optimization via simulation

Hong, L. J., Nelson, B. L. & Xu, J., Nov 1 2010, In : Operations Research Letters. 38, 6, p. 550-555 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Stochastic kriging for simulation metamodeling

Ankenman, B. E., Nelson, B. L. & Staum, J. C., Mar 1 2010, In : Operations Research. 58, 2, p. 371-382 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

316 Scopus citations

The influence of correlation functions on stochastic kriging metamodels

Xie, W., Nelson, B. & Staum, J., 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC'10. p. 1067-1078 12 p. 5679083. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

15 Scopus citations

Using simulation early in the design of a fuel injector production line

Tongarlak, M. H., Ankenman, B. E., Nelson, B. L., Borne, L. & Wolfe, K., Mar 1 2010, In : Interfaces. 40, 2, p. 105-117 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2009

A brief introduction to optimization via simulation

Hong, L. J. & Nelson, B. L., Dec 1 2009, Proceedings of the 2009 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2009. p. 75-85 11 p. 5429321

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

85 Scopus citations

Combined Screening and Selection of the Best with Control Variates

Tsai, S. C., Nelson, B. L. & Staum, J., 2009, Advancing the Frontiers of Simulation: A Festschrift in Honor of George Samuel Fishman. Alexopoulos, C., Goldsman, D. & Wilson, J. R. (eds.). Springer-Verlag, Vol. 133. p. 263-289 27 p. (International Series in Operations Research & Mana).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

7 Scopus citations

How simulation languages should report results: A modest proposal

Wieland, J. R. & Nelson, B. L., 2009, Proceedings of the 2009 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2009. p. 709-715 7 p. 5429684. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations

Simulation fusion

Chan, W. K., Schruben, L. W., Nelson, B. L. & Jacobson, S. H., Dec 1 2009, Proceedings of the 2009 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2009. p. 686-695 10 p. 5429682. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Transforming renewal processes for simulation of nonstationary arrival processes

Gerhardt, I. & Nelson, B. L., Sep 1 2009, In : INFORMS Journal on Computing. 21, 4, p. 630-640 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2008

An Adaptive Procedure for Estimating Coherent RiskMeasures based on Generalized Scenarios

Lesnevski, V., Nelson, B. L. & Staum, J., 2008, In : Journal of Computational Finance. 11, p. 1-31

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Editorial: In memory of Richard E. Rosenthal: 1950-2008

Nelson, B. L., Apr 1 2008, In : Naval Research Logistics. 55, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Estimating cycle time percentile curves for manufacturing systems via simulation

Yang, F., Ankenman, B. E. & Nelson, B. L., Jan 1 2008, In : INFORMS Journal on Computing. 20, 4, p. 628-643 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Evaluation of the ARTAFIT method for fitting time-series input processes for simulation

Biller, B. & Nelson, B. L., Jan 1 2008, In : INFORMS Journal on Computing. 20, 3, p. 485-498 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Panel discussion: What makes good research in modeling and simulation: Assessing the quality, success, and utility of m&s research

Smith, J. S., Hamilton, J. A., Nance, R. E., Nelson, B. L., Riley, G. F. & Schruben, L. W., Dec 1 2008, Proceedings of the 2008 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2008. p. 689-694 6 p. 4736130

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Response surface Methodology for Simulating Hedging and Trading Strategies

Baysal, R. E., Nelson, B. L. & Staum, J. C., Dec 1 2008, Proceedings of the 2008 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2008. p. 629-637 9 p. 4736123. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Scopus citations

Stochastic kriging for simulation metamodeling

Ankenman, B. E., Nelson, B. L. & Staum, J. C., Dec 1 2008, Proceedings of the 2008 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2008. p. 362-370 9 p. 4736089

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

34 Scopus citations

The more plot: Displaying measures of risk and error from simulation output

Nelson, B. L., Dec 1 2008, Proceedings of the 2008 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2008. p. 413-416 4 p. 4736095

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

20 Scopus citations

Using simulation early in the design of a fuel injector production line

Tongarlak, M. H., Ankenman, B. E., Nelson, B. L., Borne, L. & Wolfe, K., Dec 1 2008, Proceedings of the 2008 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2008. p. 471-478 8 p. 4736102. (Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations