reciprocation

Reciprocity and success in academic careers

Since the 1950s, assessments of the quality and effectiveness of scientific research have increasingly rested on quantitative measures based on publication citations. Read more

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A semi-parametric spatiotemporal Hawkes-type point process model with periodic background for crime data

Criminologists try to predict crime with a number of methods, such as “hot-spotting” – making maps of locations where crimes tend to occur – and epidemiological techniques based on the assumption that the local risk  of crime rises temporarily after a crime occurs. Read more

Testing Randomness in Quantum Mechanics

Testing Randomness in Quantum Mechanics

Monte Carlo experiments use computation and repeated random sampling to obtain numerical estimates for various natural or mathematical processes. Read more