Agent-based modelling of worker interactions and related impacts on workplace dynamics

Ngu, Hong Ming (2015) Agent-based modelling of worker interactions and related impacts on workplace dynamics. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This study uses agent based modelling to simulate the worker interactions within a workplace and to investigate how the interactions can have impact on the workplace dynamics. Two new models (Bounded Confidence with Bias model and Relative Agreement with Bias model) are built based on the theoretical foundation of two existing models. A new factor, namely bias, is added into the new models which raises several issues to be studied.

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ID Code: 90738
Item Type: QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)
Supervisor: Mallet, Dann & Burrage, Pamela
Keywords: Agent based modelling, Bias, Bounded Confidence model, Cluster, Consensus, Convergence, Opinion dynamics, Opinion formation, Relative Agreement Model, Worker interaction
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Mathematical Sciences
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 13 Jan 2016 02:17
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2016 02:17

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