The Development of an Agent-Based Modeling Framework for Simulating Engineering Team Work

  title={The Development of an Agent-Based Modeling Framework for Simulating Engineering Team Work},
  author={Richard M. Crowder and Mark A. Robinson and Helen P. N. Hughes and Yee Wai Sim},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics - Part A: Systems and Humans},
  • R. Crowder, M. Robinson, Y. Sim
  • Published 1 November 2012
  • Business
  • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics - Part A: Systems and Humans
Team working is becoming increasingly important in modern organizations due to its beneficial outcomes. A team's performance levels are determined by complex interactions between the attributes of its individual members, the communication and dynamics between members, the working environment, and the team's work tasks. As organizations evolve, so too does the nature of team working. During the past two decades, product development in engineering organizations has increasingly been undertaken by… 

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