These are resources recommended in the class.

Presentations/Readings from other Researchers

  • How to write a research paper - Deep Learning Indaba 2018 - PDF
  • “How to do good research, get it published in SIGKDD and get it cited!”, Eamonn Keogh, SIGKDD 2009 Tutorial. URL
  • Heuristics for Scientific Writing (a Machine Learning Perspective) - Zachary C. Lipton URL
  • You and Your Research - Richard Hamming URL
  • Novelist Cormac McCarthy’s tips on how to write a great science paper - URL , PDF

Critical Reading

  • How to become good at peer review: A guide for young scientists -Jennifer Raff URL
  • Hints for Reviewing Empirical Work in Software Engineering -Walter F. Tichy URL


  • “Constructing a Good Dissertation”, Erik Hofstee, 2011, EPE Publishers.

Other Classes

  • Research Methods in Computer Science - Serge Demeyer — University of Antwerp URL