Computer-supported resolution of measurement conflicts: A case-study in materials science [Book Review]

Foundations of Science 4 (4):427-461 (1999)

Abstract
Resolving conflicts between different measurements ofa property of a physical system may be a key step in a discoveryprocess. With the emergence of large-scale databases and knowledgebases with property measurements, computer support for the task ofconflict resolution has become highly desirable. We will describe amethod for model-based conflict resolution and the accompanyingcomputer tool KIMA, which have been applied in a case-study inmaterials science. In order to be a useful aid to scientists, the toolneeds to be integrated with other tools in a computer-supporteddiscovery environment. We will give an outline of such acomputer-supported discovery environment and argue that its use mightlead to new ways of doing science, so-called computer regimes.
Keywords conflict resolution  computer-supported discovery  measurement analysis  model-based reasoning  computer regimes
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DOI 10.1023/A:1009647918454
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