[definitions according to the TOGA meta-theory].
Modeling has two meanings:
(1) (in natural language) to give a form of an object of interest/(a material)/(character).
(2) (in science and engineering) to construct a system (real or abstract) which has preselected properties of another system.
Model - a system which demonstrates some requested properties of another system.
go to MKEM server home page go back to TOGA Meta-theory