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Unbiased Deterministic Total Ordering of Parallel Simulations with Simultaneous Events

@article{McGlohon2021UnbiasedDT,
  title={Unbiased Deterministic Total Ordering of Parallel Simulations with Simultaneous Events},
  author={Neil McGlohon and Christopher D. Carothers},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2105.00069}
}
In the area of discrete event simulation (DES), event simultaneity occurs when any two events are scheduled to happen at the same point in simulated time. Simulation determinism is the expectation that the same semantically configured simulationwill be guaranteed to repeatedly reproduce identical results. Since events in DES are the sole mechanism for state change, ensuring consistent real-time event processing order is crucial to maintaining determinism. This is synonymous with finding a… 
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