#maptimeDavis: Agent-Based Modeling with NetLogo

April 20, 2021, 10 a.m. - April 20, 2021, noon

Organizer -

DataLab: Data Science and Informatics

Contact -

DataLab datalab-training@ucdavis.edu

Location -

Zoom links will be sent to the learner's email address as listed on their registration.

Description

Learn the basics of agent-based modeling in NetLogo. GIS, R, and Python extensions will be discussed. NetLogo is a programmable modeling environment for simulating natural and social phenomena. It was authored by Uri Wilensky in 1999 and has been in continuous development ever since at the Center for Connected Learning and Computer-Based Modeling.

Learning Objectives

Participants will learn to create a basic model in NetLogo and learn how it can be incorporated into GIS, R, and Python.

Prerequisites

None

Software

Please download and install NetLogo (https://ccl.northwestern.edu/netlogo/).

Instructor

Sarah Grajdura

Instructor Bio

Sarah Gradjura is a PhD candidate in civil and environmental engineering. Her research interests surround disaster resilience, wildfire evacuation, and transportation equity.

Registration closes on: April 21, 2021

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