All of those who want to present synopsis in SP18 are requested to please register yourself for the presentation. You can register by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information ( registration should be done before 12 noon on April 10).
registration number, name, thesis topic, supervisor name
Synopsis presentations will be starting on April 16, 2018. Schedule will be posted once the registration ends.
Please go through the following guidelines while selecting problem for your synopsis presentation.
Problem statement should be clear and concise backed by latest reference (up to 4 years old). Problem statement may belong to one of the following cases.
1. The problem is new and has not been dealt by anyone before (The problem has not been dealt before. This claim will be verified by the committee by looking at the work in that particular domain. In this case a justification is needed for: a) for the problem itself that whatever you are presenting is the problem and needs to be solved. Moreover, what benefit is there for solving this problem (This would be the motivation)
2. The problem is not new and has been worked on by the community. In that case shortcomings in the existing work need to be identified. Moreover, what are the benefits by solving the issue (or why there is need to solve that particular issue)
3. The problem is not new and has been fully worked on. You want to reconsider the problem with a new approach (You basically want to improve some evaluation criteria). In this particular case, you need to identify the theoretical basis that you think will improve the identified parameter. What are the theoretical grounds upon which you think the parameter will be improved.