CSC 590: MS Thesis Seminar
Witner 2011

Instructor: Alexander Dekhtyar, dekhtyar at, 14-215

Office Hours:
Who Where
Wednesday 2:10pm - 3:00pm Alex 14-215
Thursday 1:10pm - 4:00pm Alex 14-215
Friday 1:10pm - 2:00pm Alex 14-215

Additional appoinments: send email.

News and Notes

Old News and Notes

Course Materials

Syllabus Postscript PDF

M.S.-related Materials

CS Dept. Information on the MS program HTML
Cal Poly's Office of Research and Graduate programs HTML
MS-related forms HTML
Thesis Formatting Requirments HTML MS Word

Literature Search Resources

DBLP Trier site ACM SIGMOD site
ACM Digital Library Main page ACM SIGMOD Anthology
IEEE Computer Society Digital Library Main page
Publishers ScienceDirect (CS) Springer Springer: LNCS Elsevier
Bibliography Sites CS Bibliography Metapress PubZone
Search engines Google Scholar CiteSeerX CiteSeer


Thesis Reading Due: January 31 Postscript PDF [January 2 , 2011]
Bibliography Due: January 31 Postscript PDF [January 12, 2011]
Thesis Intro Due: February 7/ February 14 Postscript PDF [January 21, 2011]
Experimental Design Due: February 21 []
Related Work Due: March 7 []
Short Presentation Due: February 7, 2009 Postscript PDF []
Long Presentation Due: March 7 []

Lecture Notes

Lecture 1 Syllabus and Intro PDF PowerPoint [September 25, 2007]
Lecture N-1 How to present your thesis: contents PowerPoint [March 9, 2011]
Lecture N How to present your thesis: style PowerPoint [September 25, 2007]

September 21, 2009 dekhtyar at