Computer Science Research Methods

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About Course

This course is an introduction to Computer Science Research Methods and a survey of those methods applied in various subfields of Computer Science.

This Computer Science course Lead by T. Boult as the course director; many other faculty will be giving lectures on their own research area.


What Will You Learn?

  • The objectives of this course are for you to gain an understanding of :
  • Tools for paper and experiment handling (git, latex, zotero, etc..)
  • How to effectively read CS research papers
  • How to effectively write a research paper
  • How to effectively write a thesis proposal
  • How to effectively present research papers
  • How to design an experiment and to the statistical analysis of experimental data.
  • Basic usage of cloud computing for CS research.

Course Content

Computer Science Research Methods

  • CourseOverview S17
  • Demonstration of Paper Search+Scholar+Other Tools
  • Metrics and Assessing Venues
  • How to read (lots of) research papers
  • Reading for a Literature Survey
  • CS6000-Lect 2 P2 Understanding the Literature
  • Assignment 2 plus answers to questions from Assignment1
  • Writing
  • Regression and final thouhts
  • Intro to stat, hypothesis and errros

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