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Using Queuing (and Simulation) to Reduce the Duration of Phase 1 Cancer Trials

“Phase 1 cancer studies, which guide dose selection for subsequent studies, are almost 3 times more prevalent than phase 3...


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How to Get Better at Simulation while Helping Others

Turns out, one of the best ways to get better at simulation modeling is to give back to your fellow process improvement...


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Simulation is like Learning to Ride a Bicycle

“It’s OK, right grandpa? It’s OK,” he said as tears welled up in his eyes. My five-year-old grandson was looking to me for...


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The Big Benefits to Syntax Changes in FlexSim

Don't panic... but we've made some some syntax changes to FlexSim (starting from FlexSim 2017). Here’s a quick summary of the...


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Managing 8 Seconds

How long is eight seconds? That depends on what happens during those eight seconds. When it comes to professional bull riding,...


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Get the Bird in the Air

It’s 7:30 a.m. and the temperature is a crisp 35 degrees. The anticipation and excitement is just about at peak level for me...


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Avoiding the Simulation Vortex

Each summer for the past eight years, my wife and I get together with some good friends and take a trip to Wyoming to go...


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Next Generation Simulation Modeling with Process Flow

WHY YOU CAN SAVE HOURS ON YOUR PROJECTS WITH FLEXSIM

I'll never forget the first time I saw the tool in action. Like most of...


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Simulation Modeling Meets Virtual Reality

IT’S ALREADY USED IN INDUSTRY, AND IT CAN DEFINITELY BENEFIT MODELERS

Do you remember the commercial for Samsung’s Gear VR? At...


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Value Stream Mapping + Simulation

Where does simulation fit in with (and how does it benefit) a Lean process improvement analysis? Our free eBook examines how simulation compares and contrasts with value stream mapping (VSM)—and shows why simulation products like FlexSim are a great way to take your project to the next level.

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