A DISTRIBUTED METHOD FOR TRANSIENT SIMULATIONS THAT DYNAMICALLY CONSIDERS SUPPLEMENTARY RESULTS FROM AUTONOMOUS SOFTWARE AGENTS


Abstract

Based on autonomous software agents capable of calculating individual numerical field problems, a distributed method for solving transient field problems is presented. The software agents are running on distributed resources connected via a network and represent a dynamic calculation environment. Communication and data exchange between multiple agents enables their collaboration and allows decisions based on distributed overall knowledge. As unique characteristics, no central unit influences the solution process at any time. The presented simulation example and its evaluated calculation process proves the method to benefit from redundant resources.


Keywords

automatic step size control; distributed computing; software agents; transient simulation

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Published : 2018-05-30


Jüttner, M., Grabmaier, S., Rohloff, J., Vögeli, D., Rucker, W. M., Göhner, P., & Weyrich, M. (2018). A DISTRIBUTED METHOD FOR TRANSIENT SIMULATIONS THAT DYNAMICALLY CONSIDERS SUPPLEMENTARY RESULTS FROM AUTONOMOUS SOFTWARE AGENTS. Informatyka, Automatyka, Pomiary W Gospodarce I Ochronie Środowiska, 8(2), 35-38. https://doi.org/10.5604/01.3001.0012.0701

Matthias Jüttner  matthias.juttner@ite.uni-stuttgart.de
University of Stuttgart, Institute for Theory of Electrical Engineering  Germany
Sebastian Grabmaier 
University of Stuttgart, Institute for Theory of Electrical Engineering  Germany
Jonas Rohloff 
University of Stuttgart, Institute for Theory of Electrical Engineering  Germany
Desirée Vögeli 
University of Stuttgart, Institute of Industrial Automation and Software Engineering  Germany
Wolfgang M. Rucker 
University of Stuttgart, Institute for Theory of Electrical Engineering  Germany
Peter Göhner 
University of Stuttgart, Institute of Industrial Automation and Software Engineering  Germany
Michael Weyrich 
University of Stuttgart, Institute of Industrial Automation and Software Engineering  Germany