problem space

problem space

[′präb·ləm ‚spās]
(physiology)
A mental representation of a problem that contains knowledge of the initial state and the goal state of the problem as well as possible intermediate states that must be searched in order to link up the beginning and the end of the task.
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The author notes that "military ethics works in a specialized problem space tied tightly to political philosophy, history, and psychology.
He added : "Our problem space is growing faster than we can fix it especially with the increasing number of devices becoming accessible through the Internet of Things (IoT) and smart sensors.
That framework consists of three phases: rapid appraisal, "what-works scan," and a creative combination that requires analysis of the problem space and environment, searches for existing solutions from similar problems, and cobbles together elements for an effective and novel resolution.
lending the book's general problem space a sharp empirical edge and crystallizing its interest in the performative constitution of Indigeneity in spaces of intra-Indgenous.
A GA searches the problem space globally and is unable to search locally.
Pawaa is redefining the approach to information security solutions by focusing on the root cause in the problem space and then by redesigning the solutions space with a more practical, generic process and a more efficient, standardized technology.
Second, parallelizing this operation is straightforward, since sequences can be processed independently, and the problem space can be easily partitioned.
Second, the mapping between the problem space and a target solution allows for identification of potential new solutions, but also permits inferences about problem decomposition.
What's more, that amount of problem space is expected to grow in the next couple of years, as more loans are scheduled to come due.
In the particle swarm model, the particle searches the solutions in the problem space with a range [-s, s].
Land Restoration Trust and Essex Wildlife Trust have managed to turn a problem space, which attracted anti social behaviour, into a thriving community asset.

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