Scientific Modeling

Scientific Modeling

Scientific modelling is the process of generating abstract, conceptual, graphical or mathematical models. Science offers a growing collection of methods, techniques and theory about all kinds of specialized scientific modelling. A scientific model can provide a way to read elements easily which have been broken down to a simpler form.

Modelling is an essential and inseparable part of all scientific activity, and many scientific disciplines have their own ideas about specific types of modelling. Modeling involves abstraction, simplification, and formalization, in light of particular methods and assumptions, in order to better understand a particular part or feature of the world, and to potentially intervene. There is also an increasing attention to scientific modelling in fields such as philosophy of science, systems theory, and knowledge visualization.

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