Please remember passing Reesarch Methodology course is mandatory
Research Methodology will be composed of a course and a seminar.
Prof. Libertario Demi will teach the course part
The goal is to teach students the fundamental notions and concepts underlying scientific and technological research, with a focus on Information and Communication Technology.
Issues related to paper publishing from Aliaksandr Birukou: executive Editor, Computer Science at Springer Nature)
In this lecture we first cover the basic elements of the publication landscape (proceedings, journals, and books) and the role of publishers. We will look not only into commercial or society publishers, but also emerging self-publishing venues. Then we discuss the publication ethics, i.e., plagiarism, duplicate submissions or publications, retractions. We continue by discussing predatory publishers and how to not become their victim. The second part of the lecture will deal with various models of peer review and new tools and practices, including but not limited to open access, open data, CrossMark, ORCID, Publons, conference rankings.