While reading Catching the “Network Science Bug”:

It is precisely the need to find “good” configurations under severe resource constraints that separates engineering from other disciplines.

I was reminded of two things:

  • Scotty, and
  • a discussion that I had years ago with a Navy ship engineer (only we called it old-school hacking)

One thought on “Engineering

  1. Obligatory (on resource constraints):

    The keyboard? How quaint.

    Interesting read btw :)

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