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The Use Of Computer Intelligent Processing Technologies Among Environmental Scientists In Nigerian Universities

OO Ifatimehin

Abstract


This paper assesses the awareness and usage of a novel approach to data and information processing among scientists, researchers and students in the field of environmental sciences. In depth and structured interview was conducted, targeting a population who are working in a variety of environmental issues. The data generated were analysed using simple descriptive statistics. The results indicate that the level of awareness and responsiveness to this approach is very low (26.5%), and computer proficiency is also very low (30.8%). This suggests the need for a vigorous academic reorientation of all stakeholders through conferences, workshops and seminars.

Key words: computer intelligent processing technologies, environmental scientists




http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/joten.v14i1-2.54290
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