Complex models in science and engineering need better techniques to execute simulations efficiently. The Discrete-Event System Specification (DEVS) formalism, a well-known technique for modeling and simulation, has been enhanced by executing in parallel computers. Here, we present the design and implementation of a parallel version of the Cadmium DEVS simulator. We conducted empirical evaluation for executing the protocol in multithreading architectures and discuss performance by applying these techniques in real problems.

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Keywords Concurrency, DEVS, Parallel simulation
Conference 2020 Spring Simulation Multiconference, SpringSim 2020
Lanuza, J. (Juan), Trabes, G.G. (Guillermo G.), & Wainer, G.A. (2020). Parallel execution of devs in shared-memory multicore architectures. In Simulation Series (pp. 395–405).