You've got the chapters planned out but now you have to justify your choice of research project by writing a “research background and motivation” section this usually comes in the of course it's not all about you it's about your responses to related works – what did you read that you didn't agree with. This post is the part of a series on how to write a paper the first was on abstracts and the second on introductions the section that often follows the introduction is the related work section the related work section may also be called a literature review the point of the section is to highlight work. What is your personal motivation for this study sketch the structure (content in each chapter) of the thesis literature review: position your work vis-à-vis related and/or similar research in doing so you show your contribution to a specific research area • a survey of literature (journals, conference proceedings, books) on. Then you can relate your own experimental evaluations and conclusions to those works and explain the similarities and differences, strengths and weaknesses, thereby leading to a proper related work discussion chapter in your thesis and possibly stronger conclusions the related work chapter should be at least 3-4. Your project be improved by further work of course, there is no need to have precisely the chapters shown above you probably want to break your thesis into a few more chapters you might also want to combine related work (3) and method (4) since it is easier to explain your own work in relation to the work it is built upon.
6 obviously, the next steps are collecting and analyzing data, writing up the findings, and composing the final chapter you also should make sure chapters 1 and 2 are now fully developed your chair and committee members provide guidance as needed at this point but expect you to work as independently as possible 7. The advice is mainly oriented towards conference/journal papers, but where noted some of it relates to longer documents (eg, theses) for more complete advice on however, before even writing your related work section, consider: do you need a separate section for this material in many cases it is. Chapter 6 related work in this chapter we review works that relate to our representation-matching solution and discuss in detail how our solution advances the state of the art first, we review formal this dissertation advances the state of the art on exploiting multiple types of information in several important aspects.
Related work this chapter surveys previous work in structured text processing a common theme in much of this work is a choice between two approaches: the although these features could be provided by lightweight structure, they lie outside the application areas targeted by this thesis, so they are left for future work. Get advice • read before you write • timetable and milestones • content of a thesis • what belongs into which section • times: past and present tense specific research field of your thesis • ends with description of knowlegde closely related to your these work • a prerequisite for this section: good knowlegde of the. Overview ▫ parts of a thesis ▫ thesis statement ▫ outlines ▫ background and related work ▫ writing tips ▫ order tips what conclusions can you draw from these results ▫ may divide up in various ways (if methodology the same across multiple experiments may have one methodology section.
Sample of thesis english editing field of research: information systems and healthcare chapter 2 related works in this chapter, works a related to integrated information work of the integrated information services, clinical decision support in the healthcare information system and to services-oriented architecture are. Review section description examples overview of the thesis “introduction” less than 2 pages long first paragraph: stated overall objective of thesis defined introduced term provided broad motivation for interest in the area introduced the sections of the thesis which would address overall objective next four paragraphs. Chapter 1: introduction chapter 2: literature review chapter 3: methods chapter 4: paper 1 & general discussion chapter 5: paper 2 chapter 6: regular thesis chapter – results chapter 7: regular thesis chapter/general discussion tying in published and unpublished work chapter 8: conclusion appendices - may.