Lukasz Kowalski

No picture available

Lukasz Kowalski

Professional homepage

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/ukasz_Kowalski2

ORCID more info

No associated orcid account.

GitHub more info

https://github.com/LukaszKowalski2013

No bio entered.

x Unpublished

Lukasz Kowalski | Unpublished

The major aim of the presented model is to provide an example how hybrid ABM can be build based on spatial interaction model. The hybrid approach let the researcher support his design decisions with a well-tested aggregated approach.

Another aim, much less important from a theoretical point of view is to answer the question: where is the best place for a new swimming pool in a region of Krakow (in Poland)? Although SIM is not conceived for finding optimal location, it will just serve as an example for testing seven what-if scenarios. In this model, the best place is the one that will attract the highest number of clients among checked locations. Therefore the model is designed to solve the real-world scenario. It simulates the movement of clients from their homes to swimming pools. Clients are divided into two groups: public transport (PT) passengers and car drivers. The main result is clients distribution among all swimming pools in the region, and the optimal location is chosen. In the first step, a model is calibrated without new facilities. Next, each one of seven new locations is checked, and the best one is chosen for the investment.

Location Analysis Hybrid ABM

Lukasz Kowalski | Published Fri Feb 8 23:43:30 2019

The purpose of this hybrid ABM is to answer the question: where is the best place for a new swimming pool in a region of Krakow (in Poland)?

The model is well described in ODD protocol, that can be found in the end of my article published in JASSS journal (available online: http://jasss.soc.surrey.ac.uk/22/1/1.html ). Comparison of this kind of models with spatial interaction ones, is presented in the article. Before developing the model for different purposes, area of interest or services, I recommend reading ODD protocol and the article.

I published two films on YouTube that present the model: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFWG2Xv20Ss , https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDTtcscyTdI&t=1s

Under development.

This website uses cookies and Google Analytics to help us track user engagement and improve our site. If you'd like to know more information about what data we collect and why, please see our data privacy policy. If you continue to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies.