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    Towards Dr Inventor: A Tool for Promoting Scientific Creativity

    O'Donoghue, Diarmuid and Saggion, H. and Dong, F. and Hurley, D. and Abgaz, Yalemisew and Zheng, X. and Corcho, O. and Zhang, J. J. and Careil, J.-M. and Mahdian, B. and Zhao, X. (2014) Towards Dr Inventor: A Tool for Promoting Scientific Creativity. In: Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Computational Creativity ICCC-2014. ICCC, pp. 268-271. ISBN 9789612640552

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    We propose an analogy-based model to promote creative scientific reasoning among its users. Dr Inventor aims to find novel and potentially useful creative analogies between academic documents, presenting them to users as potential research questions to be explored and investigated. These novel comparisons will thereby drive its users’ creative reasoning. Dr Inventor is aimed at promoting Big-C Creativity and the H-creativity associated with true scientific creativity.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Keywords: Dr Inventor; scientific creativity; analogy-based model; Big-C Creativity; H-creativity;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Computer Science
    Item ID: 6465
    Depositing User: Dr. Diarmuid O'Donoghue
    Date Deposited: 15 Oct 2015 16:08
    Publisher: ICCC
    Refereed: Yes
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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