Model Validation

  • James W. Haefner


Modeling, like computing, should produce insight, not merely numbers (Hamming 1962). Up to this point, we have stressed numbers and methods for generating them. Now we discuss tools that help evaluate the meaning of the numbers. We will focus on three general areas.


Model Output Likelihood Function Model Validation Bayesian Inference Zooplankton Biomass 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • James W. Haefner
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  1. 1.Utah State UniversityUSA

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