186.818 Scientific Methodology Canceled
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2016W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar

Aim of course

 

Systematic research, presentation techniques, structured and concise communication of subject matter in oral and written form by working on a topic from the field of algorithms. Self-organization, self-accountability and proactivity are also exercised during independent research of the chosen topic, as is the scientific method.

Furthermore, short reviews of the term papers of other participants are written in order to become acquainted with the scientific peer review process.

Subject of course

Selection of possible topics:

  • Treewidth
  • The dominating set problem
  • Parametrized Complexity
  • Algorithmic Game Theory
  • A combinatorial optimization problem and applied solution methods, e.g., variants of the vehicle routing problem, cutting & packing problems, scheduling problems, network design problems, ...

Of course, it is also possible to propose your own topic.

Additional information

ECTS-Breakdown

3h Introduction of scientific method / choosing of topic
12h Presentations
10h Preparation for presentation
40h Research of the chosen topic
10h Review of term papers written by other participants
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75h

Please send mails concerning general and organisational issues to seminar-ws15@ac.tuwien.ac.at.

Lecturers

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Institute

Examination modalities

 

Oral presentation, term paper and review of term papers written by other participants

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
31.08.2016 00:00 08.10.2016 23:59 08.10.2016 23:59

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 526 Business Informatics 5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
033 532 Media Informatics and Visual Computing 5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
033 533 Medical Informatics 5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
033 534 Software & Information Engineering 5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
033 535 Computer Engineering 5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Preceding courses

Continuative courses

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

if required in English