Information for Term Paper

In this course, you need to prepare a term paper. This will be a group activity. A group can contain no more than 3 persons. You are free to choose your group.

  • Formation of the groups - 28.08.2019
    • Please use the link to provide your group information - Link
  • Finalization of topics - 06.09.2019
  • Intermediate evaluation - Mid-October
    • Upload preliminary report by 18th October. Filename should be outline.pdf.
    • Please upload here
  • Report submission - 1st week of November
    • Submission deadline - 10th November. File-name should be finalreport.pdf
  • Final presentation - 2nd week of November
    • Tentative date for presentation 16th November.
    • Upload of final presentation by 14th November. File-name should be presentation.pdf and presentation.pptx. You must upload a pdf vesion, pptx is optional.
  • It is expected to have one survey write-up from each of the group. You can choose your preferred domain. However, the broad domain should be embedded systems, cyber-physical systems, internet-of-things.
  • The write-up should be 12-15 pages long (excluding bibliography). It needs to be formatted as IEEE conference template. Also, you may choose overleaf to write this paper. Overleaf provides collaborative development framework along with necessary template files.
  • Modeling/Simulation/Verification/Synthesis/Implementation of some CPS systems
  • Some aspects of smart-grid, smart-buildings, etc.
  • Wireless sensor networks, Edge / Fog computing
  • You may look for the papers in conferences such as - ACM Sensys, CPSWeek, ACM MobiSys, ACM/IEEE ICCPS, IEEE INFOCOM, ESWeek, ACM BuildSys, etc. Important journals - IEEE IOT, ACM TECS, ACM TCPS, etc.
  • Following journals publish good survey papers