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Computer Model Documentation Guide

Published

Author(s)

Roger J. Martin

Abstract

This document provides guidelines for preparing documentation for computer models. Recommended structures for four types of manuals providing audiences (managers, users, analysts, and programmers) is presented. This document specifies the content of sections and subsections for each type of manual. Manuals prepared using these guidelines will enable persons interested in a model to understand the capabilities and limitations of that model.
Citation
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 500-73
Report Number
500-73

Keywords

documentation, manuals, models, simulation

Citation

Martin, R. (1981), Computer Model Documentation Guide, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed April 14, 2024)
Created January 7, 1981, Updated May 26, 2010