Model (computational)

Definition: Computational models aim to mathematically translate the phenomena under study to better understand, communicate and predict complex behaviours.

Related terms: algorithms, data simulation, <a href='/glossary/hypothesis/'>hypothesis</a>, <a href='/glossary/theory/'>theory</a>, <a href='/glossary/theory-building/'>theory building</a>

References: Guest and Martin (2020), & Wilson and Collins (2019)

Drafted and Reviewed by: Charlotte R. Pennington, Jamie P. Cockcroft, Mahmoud Elsherif, Meng Liu, Yu-Fang Yang, Michele C. Lim

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