Software Websites for Modeling the Environment
Stella and Vensim are the software programs used in the 2nd Edition.
They are both excellent programs for dynamic modeling of environmental systems.
(known as High Performance Systems prior to 2004)
isee systems sells the Stella and IThink software
Ventana Systems, Inc.
sells the Vensim software
including a chart to see the differences between PLE, PLE+ , DSS versions
Tutorial on the PLE version by Prof. Craig Kirkwood, Arizona State University
Additional software for icon-based system dynamics modeling is
described in Appendix C. You may find more information below:
Simulink and Matlab
Appendix C also describes software for Individual Based Models,
including the following: