Modelling the spread of viruses: Agent-based modelling

Introduction Academic researchers create agent-based models (ABMs) to understand traffic flows, wealth distribution, foraging in ant colonies, public policy and many other systems across the physical and social sciences. As this comparatively new method of enquiry matures researchers are starting … Continue reading

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Agent-based modelling: The BehaviourComposer

Agent-based modelling has become an increasingly important tool for learners studying social and biological systems. Sometimes referred to as individual-based modelling, it is used to simulate the actions and interactions of autonomous agents (both individual or collective entities such as … Continue reading

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Facilitating deep learning: Agent-based modelling

Modelling4All is an LTG led project that supports the use of tools for constructing, running, visualizing and analyzing agent-based models for educational purposes, and for research. The project has built a web-based tool called the BehaviourComposer to help non-programmers construct … Continue reading

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