20.20:Advanced topics, presentation information
The following components are expected in your presentations.
- Background information: to set the stage for your talk. Includes the nouns and verbs of your topic, the knowns and unknowns
- High level summary: one slide only
- Primary evidence: the key data and any explanation needed to understand the experimental method used
- Secondary/supportive evidence: other experiments or techniques that bolster primary data
- Key assumptions: can be in method, in conclusion or in experimental design
- Uh oh!?: if you had been reviewing this paper for publication, what questions or concerns would you have? would you recommend that the paper be published? Or, not?
- Significance: then and now. follow-up work since if relevant
Your title slide must have
- paper's title
- paper's authors
- your name
- your partner(s) name(s) when applicable
- the date of your presentation
- the class you're presenting to
Please upload your presentation to the homework drop box on the day you give your presentation.
Note: on the weeks you are not presenting, you are expected
- to read the papers that will be presented and
- write a response log entry after the presentation has been given