From Resources

Resources: Research Methods

Contents (hide)

Performing Research

Reference: The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis by Raj Jain

Good researchers pay great attention to detail

You must have a plan

Documentation is essential

Other Resources

Reading Papers

Note: To access papers from ACM Digital Library and IEEE Xplore when off-campus, append 'proxy.lib.odu.edu' to the hostname in the URL. You'll then be prompted for your ODU UIN and password before proceeding.

Reference: How to Read a Research Paper by S. Keshav
First Pass

Second Pass

Third Pass

Reference: How to Read an Engineering Research Paper by William Griswold
Answer these questions:

Other Resources

Writing Summaries

Reference: Summary of a Scientific Article, George Mason Biology Dept., (archived)

Writing Papers

Reference: Writing for Computer Science by Justin Zobel

Organization

Style

Style Specifics

Editing

Citation Style

Improving Your Paper Reference: A Referee's Plea by Mark Allman

Suggested Books

Other Resources

Presenting Data

Reference: The Elements of Graphing Data by William S. Cleveland

The Data is the Most Important Part

Graphs in Papers

Other Resources

Giving Presentations

Reference: Writing for Computer Science by Justin Zobel

Other Resources

Grad School

Professional Communication

General Grad School

Proposal/Dissertation Writing

Grant Writing

Teaching

Retrieved from http://www.cs.odu.edu/~mweigle/Resources/ResearchMethods
Page last modified on August 28, 2017, at 06:18 PM