demo downhill-in-bounds

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agent-based model 

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bounded 

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diffuse-in-bounds.nls 

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diffusion 

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output-wrap.nls 

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random-walk.nls 

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sigfigs.nls 

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spatial 

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updownhill-in-bounds.nls 

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__includes [
  "diffuse-in-bounds.nls"      ; Same as diffuse but only for patches in bounds.
  "output-wrap.nls"            ; Same as output-print but wraps printed output.
  "sigfigs.nls"                ; Like precision but specifies number of significant figures.
  "random-walk.nls"            ; Random walk.
  "updownhill-in-bounds.nls"   ; Like uphill/downhill but only for patches in bounds.
]


patches-own
[ wall?
  source?
  sink?
  redness
]


turtles-own
[
  age
]

globals
[  ; Variable 'dt' not needed here if using System Dynamics Modeler.
  dt  ; Time step.  Automatically set in 'go' by 'per-capita-tau-leap'.
]

to startup
  setup  ; Might as well setup when model loaded.
end 

to setup
  clear-all
  reset-ticks
  output-wrap 27 ; Set output box to wrap at column 27.
  output-wrap 
  ( word "Demonstrates hill climbing with bounds.  Blue patches are walls that block "
    "movement.  The red property diffuses within bounds and the turtles attempt to "
    "follow the gradient downhill (from white to black).\n\n"
    "Choose the wall-density and number of sources-and-sinks, then press 'setup'. "
    "Note that the edges also act as walls.\n"
  )
  output-wrap
  ( word "Press 'go' to start diffusing and movement.  The rate of diffusion is determined by "
    "the log-diffusion and err-tolerance sliders.\n"
  )
  ask patches
  [ set source? false
    set sink?   false
    set wall? random-float 1 < wall-density
    if-else wall? 
    [ set pcolor blue 
    ]
    [ set redness 5
    ]    
  ]
  ask n-of sources-and-sinks patches with [not wall?]
  [ set source? true set redness 10 ]
  ask n-of sources-and-sinks patches with [not wall? and not source?]
  [ set sink? true set redness 0 ]
  color-patches
  ask patches with [not wall? and not source? and not sink?]
  [ sprout 1
    [ set size 1
      set color green
      set age random world-width
    ]
  ]
end 

to go
  if ticks = 0
  [ output-wrap
    ( word "Green turtles move downhill (from white to black), avoiding blue walls "
      "until they get too old or reach a black sink.  Then they respawn at a random "
      "new location and continue downhill.  Some turtles get stuck trying to push "
      "through walls.  Meanwhile, the red property diffuses from "
      "the white sources to the black sinks.\n"
    )
  ]
  ; assume err = fraction = diffusion-const * dt
  set dt inaccuracy / diffusion-const
  ask patches with [source?] 
  [ set redness 10 
  ]
  ask patches with [sink?]
  [ set redness 0
  ]
  if-else (neighborhood = "4 neighbors") 
  [ diffuse4-in-bounds "redness" inaccuracy task [not wall?]
  ]
  [ diffuse-in-bounds "redness" inaccuracy task [not wall?]
  ]
  color-patches
  ask turtles 
  [ if-else (neighborhood = "4 neighbors") 
    [ set heading towards-downhill4-in-bounds task [ redness ] task [ not wall?]
    ]
    [ set heading towards-downhill-in-bounds task [ redness ] task [ not wall?]
    ]
    set age age + dt
    if sink? or age > world-width ; don't let get older than it takes to cross fraction of world
    [ move-to one-of patches with [not wall?]
      set age 0
    ]
  ]
  random-walk-in-cone-bounds turtles dt 180 * sqrt dt task [not wall?]
  tick-advance dt
end 

to-report diffusion-const
; Used by 'go' in call to 'diffuse-individual'.
  report 10 ^ log-diffusion
end 

to-report inaccuracy
; Complement of accuracy, depends on err-tolerance.
; Used by 'go' in call to 'per-capita-tau-leap'.
  report 10 ^ ( err-tolerance )
end 

to color-patches
  ask patches with [ wall? = false ]
  [ set pcolor scale-color red redness 0 10 
  ]
end 

There is only one version of this model, created over 5 years ago by Rik Blok.

Attached files

File Type Description Last updated
demo downhill-in-bounds.png preview Preview for 'demo downhill-in-bounds' over 5 years ago, by Rik Blok Download
diffuse-in-bounds.nls extension Same as diffuse but only for patches in bounds. over 5 years ago, by Rik Blok Download
output-wrap.nls extension Same as output-print but wraps printed output. over 5 years ago, by Rik Blok Download
random-walk.nls extension Random walk. over 5 years ago, by Rik Blok Download
sigfigs.nls extension Like precision but specifies number of significant figures. over 5 years ago, by Rik Blok Download
updownhill-in-bounds.nls extension Like uphill/downhill but only for patches in bounds. over 5 years ago, by Rik Blok Download

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