By NelmaS on Sáb, 01/12/2018 - 21:12
Dr. Alberto Krone-Martins
Abstract / Resumo
During this talk I would like to openly discuss the concept of “fourth paradigm of Science” and its impact in Astronomy. This is a thought pattern that evolves the relation between Science and Informatics from the simple notion of “using a tool” towards a deep degree of inter-dependency. To do so, I will briefly present some examples of my research that are entrenched in this concept, as galaxy morphology inference from the ESA/Gaia satellite data, the supervised detection of new strong gravitational lenses, the semi-supervised detection of new stellar clusters and the fully unsupervised construction of galaxy catalogues. Finally, I would like to profit from the talk to discuss the following question: how much of the forefront Science today depends on computer-assisted and collaborative thinking?
03 de dezembro de 2018 | 15:30
Location: FCUL, building C1, room 1.4.14
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