CS 828 Paper-Review Individual Assignment

Description

Choose a recent (within the last 5 years) conference paper (10 pages, ± 2 pages), that is new to you, from ACM SIGCHI conferences ( including CHIPLAY ) . Critically read the paper and write a summary of it, according to Fong's alternative method for reviewing papers:

  1. What is the purpose of the work?
  2. How do the authors achieve their purpose? Why did they adopt their particular approach?
  3. Do you think their purpose has been achieved?
  4. What insights have you gained from reading this work?

Your summary should be 750 words (± 10%).

Submission

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Rubric (7.5 marks total)

Criterion and Weight (E)xcellent (3/3) (S)atisfactory (2/3) (P)oor (1/3) (U)nacceptable (0/3)
1. Purpose (2.0) Clearly articulates purpose of paper and convincingly argues about the authors' achievement of that purpose (2.0) Clearly articulates purpose of paper and considers whether the authors' achieved that purpose (1.34) Authors' purpose is somewhat clear but summary lacks consideration of whether that purpose was achieved (0.67) Authors' purpose is not clear and achievement of purpose not clear (0.0)
2. Approach (2.0) Authors' approach clearly stated and critiqued (2.0) Authors' approach somewhat clearly stated and critiqued (1.34) Authors' approach not clearly stated nor critiqued (0.67) Authors' approach not stated nor critiqued (0.0)
3. Insights (2.0) Insights are thoughtfully presented and explained (2.0) Insights are presented and explained (1.34) Insights are presented but not explained (0.67) Insights are not presented nor explained (0.0)
4. Context and Impact (1.5) Paper is clearly placed in context of related work and its impact is thoughtfully presented (1.5) Paper is placed in context of related work and its impact is presented (1.0) Paper is placed in context of related work but summary lacks consider of impact (0.5) Paper is not placed in context of related work nor is impact considered (0.0)