Renato dos Santos

PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil

Associate Professor

Av. Farroupilha, 8001

São José

Canoas, RS 92425-900

Brazil

http://www.ulbra.br/ppgecim/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

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464

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4

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Big Data: Philosophy, Emergence, Crowdledge, and Science Education

Themes in Science & Technology Education, 8(2):115-127, 2015
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2016
Renato dos Santos
PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 126 (221,869)
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Science Education, Philosophy of Big Data, learning-with-Big-Data, emergence, crowdledge

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Big Data as a Mediator in Science Teaching: A Proposal

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 May 2014
Renato dos Santos
PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 91 (278,277)

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Big Data, Science Education, didactic proposal, data mining, Constructionism

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Smart Network Field Theory: The Technophysics of Blockchain and Deep Learning

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 Oct 2018
Melanie Swan and Renato dos Santos
Purdue University and PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 61 (349,265)
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Technophysics, Smart Networks, Deep Learning, Blockchain, Statistical Physics, Complexity, System Criticality, Phase Transition, Field Theory, Information Theory

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On the Philosophy of Bitcoin/Blockchain Technology: Is It a Chaotic, Complex System?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Dec 2017
Renato dos Santos
PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 44 (404,115)

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Bitcoin, Information Theory, Philosophy of Blockchain Technology, Chaotic Systems, Complex Systems

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Second Life Physics: Virtual, Real, or Surreal?

Journal of Virtual Worlds Research, 2(1), 1-21, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 May 2014
Renato dos Santos
PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 40 (418,970)
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Second Life, Physics, realism, hyper-real, surreal

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Second Life: Game, Simulator, or Serious Game?

Acta Scientiae 16(1):72-92, 1/2014
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2014
Renato dos Santos
PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 27 (476,133)

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Physics microworlds, Physics teaching in Second Life, Second Life, computer simulations, virtual worlds

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The Game of Eleusis: An Entertaining Simulation of the Research Heuristic

Acta Scientiae (Ulbra), 17(3) (2015)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Dec 2015
Geovani Dias and Renato dos Santos
PPGECIM - Doctoral Program in Science and Mathematics and PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 24 (492,325)

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the game of Eleusis, Heuristics, scientific literacy, advance organizer

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Some Comments on the Reliability of NOAA's Storm Events Database

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2016
Renato dos Santos
PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 22 (503,511)

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NOAA's Storm Events Database, data governance, Meteorology, data cleaning

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TATI -- A Logo-Like Interface for Microworlds and Simulations for Physics Teaching in Second Life

Proceedings of ESERA 2013 -- 10th biannual Conference of the European Science Education Research Association, September 2nd - 7th 2013, Nicosia, Cyprus. Nicosia: University of Cyprus, 2014.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Renato dos Santos
PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 16 (538,037)

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Physics microworlds, Physics teaching, Physics teaching in Second Life, Second Life, TATI, TATILogo programming language, computer simulations, textual interfaces

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Second Life as a Platform for Physics Simulations and Microworlds: An Evaluation

In R. Pintó, V. López, and C. Simarro (Eds.), Proceedings of the CBLIS 2012 - 10th Conference on Computer-Based Learning in Science, Barcelona, 26th to 29th June, 2012 (pp. 173-180). Barcelona: CRECIM - Centre for Research in Science and Mathematics.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 May 2014
Renato dos Santos
PPGECIM/ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil
Downloads 13 (555,841)
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Second Life, Physics teaching, virtual worlds, physics microworlds, computer simulations