Research Blog Archive

Vanity Academic Journals are removed from the list of Top Journals, 2017

We have checked the list for all journals manually again for the year 2017 for the area of computer science and electronics. Unfortunately, we have removed the following 8 journals as they have started forcing authors to pay a publishing fee and therefore becoming a vanity press. This is not to infer ...Read More

University Ranking for Computer Science, 2018 – Times Higher Education

The Times Higher Education has just released their University Rankings for 2018. The list covers the top 1,000 academic institutions around the world.  The Times Higher Education emphasises that their  university performance table is based on assessing  research-intensive universities across all of their core missions including teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international ...Read More

Top universities to study computer science – University Rankings for 2017

Studying for a degree in computer science at University has been always a compelling and alluring  opportunity.  This is mainly due to the profound impact that information systems inculcated on our modern life. As computer science has become a vital tool for all facets of science, business and engineering,  getting a bachelor ...Read More

List of upcoming Top Computer Vision Conferences for 2018

The list of upcoming conferences for the area of computer vision and image processing can be accessed now at Guide2Research from this link : The PDF version for the ranking of computer science conferences – Computer Vision & Image Processing can be downloaded for offline use from the link below: Selected ...Read More

Definition of Academic Research

Academic Research is defined by the father of the United States space program:  Werner von Braun Basic research is what I am doing when I don’t know what I am doing?” Another definition of research : Systematic investigation into a problem or situation, where the intention is to identify facts and/or opinions that ...Read More

Forbes Top University Ranking in the United States for 2017

Forbes released the ranking of universities and colleges across the United States of America for the year 2017.  The ranking is prepared annually by the Center for College Affordability and Productivity. College and university rankings in the United States are rankings of US colleges and universities ordered by various combinations of various ...Read More

Datasets for Computer Vision and Image Processing on CVonline

For people doing research in computer vision & Image processing: There are now 670 datasets listed in CVonline: Image/video database categories: Action Databases Attribute recognition Autonomous Driving Biological/Medical Camera calibration Face and Eye/Iris Databases Fingerprints General Images General RGBD and depth datasets General Videos Hand, Hand Grasp, Hand Action and Gesture ...Read More

Avoid OmniScriptum to re-publish your thesis and other scientific papers

For the last month, our mail server  has been spammed by “Valérie Petreanu” from “Éditions Universitaires Européennes/OmniScriptum” begging all staff members at the university to email him any paper or report so that they would publish them in a form of a book  that can be sold on Amazon. You get the picture ...Read More

H-Index : How to create a Google Scholar profile

Google Scholar is a platform for the research community to create an online profile in order to keep track of their research papers and citations. The platform can compute instantly the H-Index and shows the citations history for the researcher. It can be a good way to showcase your papers and the ...Read More

Impact Factor is just updated for Journals of Computer Science and Electronics, 2016

Thomson Reuters has just released the updated list of impact factors in 2016. Here is the list of Top Journals of Computer Science and Electronics Journals Web: PDF : Ranking is based on Impact Factor, 2016. Vanity press and journals forcing authors to pay for their research are filtered out. ...Read More