Course Information

Instructor: Geoffrey Fox
Office: Informatics West, Room 229 or Innovation Center, 2719 E. 10th St.
Office Hours: By appointment

Time: Mon Wed 2:30pm~3:45pm
Place: I2-130
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Previous Courses
Spring 2011 I399
Spring 2010 I399


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What's research?

Thoughtful study of well posed interesting/important question taking account of other relevant  studies.

Some key aspects of “Research”

Becoming a researcher; Identifying and applying to graduate school; what jobs are there – industry, university, national laboratory; the four paradigms of research methodology; Learning what Research and Development are. These are other aspects of research will be covered in course. One key aspect of (modern) research is collaboration and team work and that will be required