Scripting in Aimsun Next is a powerful means of modifying a model, importing or exporting data and calculating and displaying results. This course teaches you how Aimsun Next scripts can dramatically increase your efficiency, including a full day of hands-on exercises.
Prerequisites: you must be proficient in network editing and have a decent level of familiarity with Python and the concepts of programming.
Introduction to Python
Variables & data types
Control flow statements
Defining a function
Introduction to scripting in Aimsun Next
Creating a script
Executing a script
Using the scripting documentation
Architecture of the Aimsun platform
Aimsun Next scripting in practice – Exercises
Editing the model
Running a simulation
Customizing cost functions