ACM president's letter: performance analysis: experimental computer science as its best

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What is experimental computer science? 1 This question has been widely discussed ever since the Feld-man Report was published in 1979 [13]. Surprisingly, computer scientists disagree on the answer. Some believe that it is large system development projects, i.e., computer and software engineering. Some believe that it is all the nontheoretical activities of… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/358790.358791

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@inproceedings{Denning1981ACMPL, title={ACM president's letter: performance analysis: experimental computer science as its best}, author={Peter J. Denning}, booktitle={CACM}, year={1981} }