Author Biography

Kenneth R. Foster

Kenneth R. Foster, Ph.D. (kfoster@seas.upenn.edu) (life fellow IEEE) is a professor in the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

Author Articles

The Problem of False Discovery

Is there a Cheshire Cat in science? One might believe so, given the many published scientific discoveries that cannot be independently reproduced. The “replication crisis” in science has become a widely discussed issue among scientists and the lay media and even has its own entry in Wikipedia.