Computational sciences offer an unprecedented way to describe, analyze and understand a vast body of new problems and offers new scientific opportunities. Mathematics is often considered as the “grammar of sciences”. Modern computational methods extend the scope of this claim by moving the frontiers from the natural sciences into the realm of the social sciences.

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