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Multidisciplinary Engineering Models: Methodology and Case Study in Spreadsheet Analytics

  title={Multidisciplinary Engineering Models: Methodology and Case Study in Spreadsheet Analytics},
  author={David Birch and Helen Liang and Paul H. J. Kelly and Glen Mullineux and Tony Field and Joan Ko and Alvise Simondetti},
This paper demonstrates a methodology to help practitioners maximise the utility of complex multidisciplinary engineering models implemented as spreadsheets, an area presenting unique challenges. As motivation we investigate the expanding use of Integrated Resource Management(IRM) models which assess the sustainability of urban masterplan designs. IRM models reflect the inherent complexity of multidisciplinary sustainability analysis by integrating models from many disciplines. This complexity… 

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