Applied Discrete Modelling

This is the home page for the course "Applied Discrete Modelling" in the winter term 2023/24, general information on ADM can be found here.

IMPORTANT: The course starts in November 2023, not October.

Exam Information


  • The course finishes with an oral exam. Some slots for oral examinations will be prescheduled after the end of the summer lecture term. Further appointments will be arranged on an individual basis.
  • IMPORTANT: You must email your solutions of the Assignments 1-6 before you may register for the exam! ! !
    Include also code of assignments 4 and 6. Use pdf or plain text format.

Organizational Information

  • Lectures and Exercises will be held in person this winter term. An introduction will be held on November 6th  in the second week of the semester, content classes start one week later in the third week.
  • For students who cannot attend in person, all lectures and exercises from the 20/21 winter term were recorded and are still available through the OVGU mediasite, accessible with your OVGU login credentials.
  • Register for the course on the OVGU elearing platform
    • current information will be spread via elearning e,g, short notice cancellations or room changes
    • in the forum you can also ask questions on the course
    • use the elearning page to team up with other students to work on assignments together
  • Time and place of in-person classes CHANGED:
    • Lecture: Tuesday 11-13 G29-336
    • Exercise: Monday 15-17 G29-335


Preliminary Plan Winterterm 2023/24

 Videos were recorded in a past winter term, and will not be updated.

Week Date Exercise Topic
Date Lecture Topic
5 06.11. Introduction video 07.11. Lecture: DTMCs video / slides
6 13.11. Exercise: DTMCs  video / slides 14.11. Lecture: CTMCs  video / slides
7 20.11. Excercise CTMCs  video / slides 21.11. Lecture: GSPNs  video / slides;
8 27.11. Exercise: GSPNs & CTMCs  video / slides 28.11. Lecture: Proxels I  video / slides
9 04.12. Exercise: Proxels I  video / slides 05.12. Lecture: Proxels II  video / slides
10 11.12. Exercise: Proxels II  video / slides 12.12. Lecture: HMMs  video / slides
11 18.12. Exercise: HMMs  video / slides 19.12. Lecture: HnMMs I  video / sides
12 09.01. Exercise: HnMMs I   video 10.01. Lecture: HnMMs II  video / slides
13 16.01. -- no exercise --    17.01 -- no lecture --   
14 23.01. -- no exercise --   24.01. -- no lecture --  

Lecture Material

Exercise Material

Homework Assignments 

Each student can choose a semester assignment topic. Every assignment will be related to that topic and involves modelling and implementing solution algorithms. The individual assignments are increasing in difficulty and lead to the final and most complex model that enable to answer the actual question of interest.

Semester Assignment - Quality Tester

Semester Assignment - Diagnosis

Semester Assignment - Machine Temperature

Further Material

External Links

Programs for Download

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