Errata in Previous Research

TitleErrata in Previous Research
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsAmerican Physical Society,
PublisherAmerican Physical Society
AbstractA research group publishes a couple of papers on an important discovery in two different high impact journals. A new graduate student is given the task of reproducing and extending the work of the advisor and a postdoc. After several weeks of experimentation he realizes that he cannot reproduce the work reported earlier. He even has an explanation for the error. Includes expert commentary
OEC Unique IdentifierAmerican Physical Society Ethics Case Studies
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