May 14, 2017

[HDGEM] Observer Effect

In physics and science, experimenters use the term "observer effect" to describe an experimental problem.

This occurs when the act of measuring a phenomenon changes its behavior, inextricably linking the two. This presents a problem, and indeed a paradox, for scientists. The mechanics of running the experiment contaminate the results of the experiment.

Posted By Blogger to HDGEM at 5/14/2017 12:05:00 PM