Modelling and Simulating Social Systems with MATLAB

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Spring Semester 2014

News/Announcements

The course takes place every Monday from 5.15 to 6.45 pm in room ML H37.1. Lectures are divided into two parts: in the first 30-40 minutes the material of the respective lecture is covered, the remainder of the 90 minutes lecture consists of supervised exercises and working on the projects.

Important Links:

Projects page
GitHub repository for the course

Downloads:

(please use "save link as" to download)
reportTemplate.zip (LaTeX) (ZIP, 59 KB), reportTemplate.doc (DOC, 30 KB), ETH Declaration of Originality (PDF, 284 KB)

Course Material

Please find the list of lectures below. The course material for each week will be made available on the day of the lecture. Please right click on the link and choose "Save link as" to download the files.

Lecture                                   Materials
1 - Motivation, Course Introduction
01a_overview.pdf (PDF, 12.4 MB), 01b_course_intro.pdf (PDF, 1 MB)
2 - MATLAB Introduction, Plotting/Statistics
02a_matlab_intro.pdf (PDF, 826 KB), 02b_stats_plotting.pdf (PDF, 1.4 MB), cities.m, (M, 4 KB) countries.m (M, 7 KB)
3 - Git, Dynamical Systems
03a_git.pdf (PDF, 630 KB), 03b_dynsys.pdf (PDF, 1.3 MB), pendulum.m (M, 442 Bytes), lorenzattractor.m (M, 514 Bytes)
4 - Cellular Automata
04_cellaut.pdf (PDF, 2.7 MB), disease.m (M, 2 KB), draw_car.m (M, 764 Bytes), simulate_cars.m, (M, 2 KB) simulate_cars_video.m (M, 2 KB)
5 - Game Theory and Agent-based modeling
05_gameth_abm.pdf (PDF, 1.5 MB)
6 - Optimization and Parallelization
06_optpar.pdf (PDF, 490 KB)
7 - Graphs/Networks 1
07_graphs1.pdf (PDF, 3.7 MB)
8 - Graphs/Networks 2 08_graphs2.pdf (PDF, 15.6 MB), Additional_Material.zip (ZIP, 369 KB)
9 - Graphs/Networks 3 09_Dynamics_on_Networks.pdf (PDF, 7.7 MB)
10 - Statistical Tests, Final Report and Scientific Writing
10_Science.pdf (PDF, 1.2 MB)
11 - Final Presentation Information
11_final.pdf (PDF, 204 KB)
 
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