Aiko Hibino's scientific contributions

Publications (2)

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Given humans’ ubiquitous desire to know the future, modeling and simulation have arisen as powerful tools for the job. However, the scientific and political aspects of their outcomes—prediction and forecast—can be the target of harsh criticism and dispute. This essay examines recent controversies in the simulation of both seismology and pandemic ep...
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Developing a new research instrument for scientific discovery requires evidence of its validity amidst the web of existing instruments. This study explores the case of developing atomic force microscopy (AFM) for biological use. Despite the early expectation of a major breakthrough in the life sciences, its development has encountered multiple diff...