James R. Wilson Papers 1992, 1999

Creator
Wilson, James R., 1948-
Size
0.5 linear feet
Location

For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference Staff.

Call number
MC 00410

This collection contains three VHS videotapes from the Winter Simulation Conference during 1992 and 1999.

Dr. James R. Wilson, NC State University professor, Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering received his education from Rice University where he received his B.A., in 1970 and his M.S.,in 1977 and his Ph.D., in 1979 from Purdue University. He has been a member of the Industrial and Systems Engineering faculty at North Carolina State University since 1991.

Biographical/historical note

Dr. James R. Wilson, NC State University professor, Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering received his education from Rice University where he received his B.A., in 1970 and his M.S.,in 1977 and his Ph.D., in 1979 from Purdue University.

His areas of interest are in probabilistic and statistical issues in the design and analysis of large-scale simulation experiments, including: modeling, estimation, and generation of stochastic input processes; analysis of output processes; improving simulation efficiency using variance reduction techniques; optimization using multiple-comparison and search procedures; and applying all these techniques to the analysis of production systems.

James R. Wilson has been a member of the Industrial and Systems Engineering faculty at North Carolina State University since 1991. He served as head of the department from 1999 to 2007.

Scope/content

This collection contains three VHS videotapes from the Winter Simulation Conference during 1992 and 1999.

Physical description

1 archival box

Arrangement

This collection is arranged chronologically by year.

Use of these materials

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The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James R. Wilson Papers, MC 00410, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of James R. Wilson, 2011 (Accession 2011.0088)

Processing information

Processed by Judy Allen Dodson, 2011 June; Finding aid created by Judy Allen Dodson, 2011 June

The entire collection, including materials not available online, may be viewed in the Special Collections reading room in D.H. Hill Library.
Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) opening session #1 videotape 1992
Box 1, Folder 1
Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) panel session #2 videotape 1992
Box 1, Folder 2
Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) Lifetime Achievement Award- Phoenix videotape 1999
Box 1, Folder 3

Access to the collection

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James R. Wilson Papers, MC 00410, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.