E. Dante Suarez

Learn More
While ontology deals with the question of being or existence, epistemology deals with the question of gaining knowledge. This panel addresses the challenge of how we gain knowledge from modeling and simulation. What is the underlying philosophy of science of M&S? What are our canons of research for M&S? Is it sufficient to apply the foundational(More)
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to describe the incidence of type 1 diabetes in children in Philadelphia from 2000-2004, compare the epidemiology to the previous three cohorts in the Philadelphia Pediatric Diabetes Registry, and, for the first time, describe the incidence of type 2 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Diabetes cases were obtained(More)
OBJECTIVEdThe purpose of this study was to describe the incidence of type 1 diabetes in children in Philadelphia from 2000–2004, compare the epidemiology to the previous three cohorts in the Philadelphia Pediatric Diabetes Registry, and, for the first time, describe the incidence of type 2 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODSdDiabetes cases were obtained(More)
We propose the use of a Neural Network (NN) methodology for evaluating models of time series that exhibit nonlinear mean reversion, such as those stemming from equilibrium relationships that are affected by transaction costs or institutional rigidities. Given the vast array of such models found in the literature, the proposed NN procedure represents a(More)
  • 1