Analogy Model

Analogy Model

(programming)
A method of estimating the cost of a proposed software project by extrapolating from the costs and schedules of similar completed projects.
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Zhang (a professor of computer graphics at the National Centre for Computer Animation, Bournemouth University, UK) gave a talk on Creativity for Research--an Analogy Model.
Towards an interactive analogy model of reading development: Decoding vowel graphemes in beginning reading.
The scientists created and validated soft independent class analogy models from derivatized spectra.