COSC 6321 - Research Methods in Computer Science (Fall 2021)


Homework - 5

Due: October 3, 2021

Metrics in CS papers

1. Make a list of metrics used in measurements in the ten resesarch papers you selected in the area related to your research. Categorize your list into a few groups. You may come up with your own criteria to group the metrics.

2. Define each metric in a few sentences. The definition needs to be accessible to someone not in your area of resesarch.

3. What is the most common and uncommon metric used in these papers? Why are those metrics most common and uncommon?

Please also include References section of hw3 as the last page of your submission.


Please submit your homework as a pdf 1-2 pages in length.