CS 704 Artificial Intelligence Seminar (HWS 2018)

In this seminar, we study network analysis with application to various types of real-world networks.   






In this seminar, you will
  • Read, understand, and explore scientific literature
  • Summarize a current research topic in a concise report (10-15 pages)


  • The report has to be written with Latex (Beginners are welcome)
  • No programming skills are required
  • Basic algebra
  • Some familiarity with/or interest to learn about network analysis
  • Good reading, communicating and writing in English


  • Register by email until 24th of September, by specifying at least one topic of interest from the list below (TBD), or by suggesting another related topic of your interest. Registration emails should be sent to ioana(at)informatik.uni-mannheim.de.
  • Attend the kickoff meeting on: TBD
  • Attend the lecture Introduction to Network Analysis given by Dr. Ioana Hulpus on: TBD
  • Attend the lecture Introduction to Scientific Writing given by Dr. Ioana Hulpus on: TBD
  • After a couple of weeks, give a 15 min presentation of one given publication on your topic.
  • Work independently towards a literature survey on your topic.
  • At the end of the semester submit a written report - a 10-15 page literature survey of your topic.