SIGCSE '99 Referee Report

Due Date: Friday, October 16

Note to the Referee: all the information in this form will eventually be sent to the author of the paper with the following exceptions: 1) the e-mail header, 2) the referee name, 3) the Private comments to the Program Committee. The last 2 of these items are marked in red.

Paper Number:  

Title:  

Referee Name:  

Referee's familiarity with topic of paper:   Low    Medium    High 


Focus: In your opinion, at what area is paper directed? Indicate all that apply.

Course Related General Topics
 CS 1&2  Advanced Placement
 Analysis of Algorithms  Curricula Issues
 Artificial Intelligence  Distance Learning
 Database Systems  Education Research
 Distributed/Parallel Systems  Ethical/Societal Issues
 Graphics/Image Processing  Lab Environments
 Human-Centered Interaction  Language Issues
 Information Visualization  Non-majors
 Networks/Data Communications  Non-traditional
 Operating Systems  Object-Oriented Issues
 Programming Languages/Paradigms  Web-based Techniques
 Software Engineering  Gender Issues


Assessment:Rate the paper in each of the following areas (1 = low ; 5 = high)

Technical Content:   1    2    3    4    5 

Originality:   1    2    3    4    5 

Clarity:   1    2    3    4    5 

Significance:   1    2    3    4    5 

Overall Recommendation:   1    2    3    4    5 


Write your confidential comments for the Program Committee.
These will not be sent to the author.

Comment on the technical content of the paper:

Comment on the organization and writing style of the paper:

Comment on the appropriateness for the conference (timeliness, broad appeal, etc.):

Suggestions for oral presentation at the Symposium, if the paper is accepted:



Bob Noonan
Oct 16, 1998
noonan@cs.wm.edu