[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] [IROS2017] [TC Pebras]: Briefing on Reproducible Papers on IEEE R&A Mag starting this September
For the first time ever for a top-tier robotics pub, IEEE R&A Mag. will
start to accept R(eproducibles)-articles (i.e., papers that report
experiments aiming to be fully reproducible) beginning this September.
Actually, also (short) articles reporting on the replication of R-Article
results, and author replies are solicited and will be published after
peer-review. The result will be a two stage very high quality review
process. The first stage will be the ordinary rigorous review process of a
top-tier publishing venue. The second stage will be the replication of the
experiments by the community (what is usually the core of the scientific
For those of you in Vancouver for IROS, there will be a _briefing meeting_
Feel free to contact me, if you wish to know more. I will also be available
close to the TC Pebras poster just after the first plenary (and give a
brief talk on the matter at the Young Professional Lunch).
It seems a (big) step in the right direction, doesn’t it?
All the best