Approach to Integration of Data Mining Techniques in Simulation Results Analysis

Irīna Šitova, Jelena Pečerska


The research is carried out in the area of analysis of simulation results by using data mining techniques. The goal of the research is to explore the applicability of data mining techniques in the area of simulation results analysis, to offer an application scheme of data mining techniques in the analysis of simulation results, as well as to demonstrate the usage of these techniques in the analysis of experimental data. As a result of the theoretical study, an approach is proposed, consisting of two stages and combining the fundamental techniques of data farming and knowledge discovery. A variety of data mining techniques, such as correlation analysis, clustering and several visualization mechanisms of results, are used for knowledge discovery. The proposed approach is applied to the analysis of experimental data. The performance of a queueing system is analysed, and knowledge and decision rules are obtained from simulation results.


Data mining; discrete-event system simulation; simulation results analysis; queueing system

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DOI: 10.7250/itms-2018-0014


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