Modelling and Simulation Based Design @ NUDT 

Modelling, Simulation and Design lab (MSDL) overview [pdf]
(tentative) schedule [pdf]

Modelling and Simulation to Tackle Complexity
presentation [pdf] exploring the causes of complexity

Modelling and Simulation Foundations: Systems Specification
presentation [pdf]
notes [pdf]

Dissecting Modelling Languages
presentation [pdf]
David Harel, Bernhard Rumpe. Meaningful Modeling: What's the Semantics of "Semantics"?, Computer, vol. 37, no. 10, pp. 64-72, October, 2004. [pdf].
G. Costagliola, A. Delucia, S. Orefice and G. Polese, A Classification Framework to Support the Design of Visual Languages, Journal of Visual Languages and Computing, Volume 13, Issue 6, December 2002, pages 573-600. [pdf].

Other topics
for the other topics (Causal Block Diagrams, Petri Nets, Statecharts, DEVS, model transformation, ...) presented, have a look at these older lectures. An NUDT-specific version will be posted here soon.


Petri Nets: see blackboard notes; use the tool pipe2
Statecharts: digital watch
DEVS: traffic using PythonDEVS