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An academic visitor to the group from September '09 to March '10, working with Peter Harrison on RCAT extensions.

Nigel is also PI on AMPS and lead researcher on the project at Newcastle University.

21 Publications with AESOP

Book Chapters
Scalable Stochastic Modelling for Resilience [PDF]
Jeremy T. Bradley, Lucia Cloth, Richard Hayden, Kloul, Philipp Reinecke, Markus Siegle, Nigel Thomas, Katinka Wolter
Resilience Assessment and Evaluation of Computing Systems
November, 2012
Product-Form Solution in PEPA via the Reversed Process
Peter G. Harrison, Nigel Thomas
Network Performance Engineering: A Handbook on Convergent Multi-Service Networks and Next Generation Internet
June, 2011
Modelling tools and techniques for the performance analysis of wireless protocols [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
Ashok Argent-Katwala, Jeremy T. Bradley, Nil Geisweiller, Stephen T. Gilmore, Nigel Thomas
Advances in Wireless Networks: Performance Modelling, Analysis and Enhancement
October, 2007
Journal Articles
Invited Response to Computer Journal Lecture by Prof. Jane Hillston [PDF]
Jeremy T. Bradley, Nigel Thomas, Richard Hayden, Anton Stefanek
The Computer Journal
November, 2011
Stochastic Analysis of Scheduling Strategies in a Grid-based Resource Model [PDF] [Postscript]
Nigel Thomas, Jeremy T. Bradley, William J. Knottenbelt
IEE Proceedings - Software
October, 2004
An approximate solution of PEPA models using component substitution [PDF]
Nigel Thomas, Jeremy T. Bradley, David Thornley
IEE Proceedings - Computers and Digital Techniques
March, 2003
Conference and Workshop Papers
Semi-Product-Form Solution for Models with State-Dependent Rates [PDF]
Nigel Thomas, Andrea Marin, Peter G. Harrison
9th Workshop on Process Algebra and Stochastically Timed Activities (PASTA 2010)
September, 2010
State-dependent rates and semi-product-form via the reversed process
Nigel Thomas, Peter G. Harrison
European Performance Engineering Workshop (EPEW 2010)
September, 2010
Performance analysis of Stochastic Process Algebra models using Stochastic Simulation [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
Jeremy T. Bradley, Stephen T. Gilmore, Nigel Thomas
PMEO-PDS'06, Proceedings of Performance Modelling, Evaluation and Optimization of Parallel and Distributed Systems
April, 2006
How Synchronisation Strategy Approximation in PEPA Implementations affects Passage Time Performance Results [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
Jeremy T. Bradley, Stephen T. Gilmore, Nigel Thomas
EPEW'04, European Performance Evaluation Workshop
October, 2004
A novel approximated joint activity transition structure in a tandem feedback unreliable server queue [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
David Thornley, Harf Zatschler, Nigel Thomas
UKPEW'03
July, 2003
Approximate solution of a class of queueing networks with breakdowns [PDF]
Nigel Thomas, David Thornley, Harf Zatschler
European Simulation Multiconference, Nottingham
June, 2003
Two Solution Methods for Models of Parallel Queues [PDF]
Nigel Thomas, Jeremy T. Bradley
ESM'01, Fifteenth European Simulation Multiconference
July, 2001
Putting Quality of Service into a Network by making the Traffic Markovian [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
Jeremy T. Bradley, Nigel Thomas
ESM'01, Fifteenth European Simulation Multiconference
June, 2001
Approximating variance in non-product form decomposed models [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
Nigel Thomas, Jeremy T. Bradley
PAPM'00, 8th International Workshop on Process Algebra and Performance Modelling. ICALP Workshops.
July, 2000
Decomposing Models of Parallel Queues [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
Nigel Thomas, Jeremy T. Bradley
QNETS'00, Fourth International Workshop on Queueing Networks with Finite Capacity
July, 2000
Proceedings Edited
Practical Applications of Stochastic Modelling 2009
PASM 2009, Practical Applications of Stochastic Modelling, Imperial College London
February, 2010
Proceedings of PASM 2008, 3rd International Workshop on the Practical Application of Stochastic Modelling
March, 2009
National Workshop Papers
Stochastic Simulation Methods applied to a Secure Electronic Voting Model [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
Jeremy T. Bradley, Stephen T. Gilmore, Nigel Thomas
PASM'05, Proceedings of 2nd Workshop on Practical Applications of Stochastic Modelling
July, 2005
Semi-blind scheduling in a finite capacity system [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
Nigel Thomas, Jeremy T. Bradley, William J. Knottenbelt
UKPEW'04, 20th Annual UK Performance Evaluation Workshop
July, 2004
An approximate solution of PEPA models using component substitution [PDF] [GZipped Postscript]
Nigel Thomas, Jeremy T. Bradley, David Thornley
28th UK Performance Engineering Workshop (UKPEW 2002)
July, 2002

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