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Unformatted text preview: Chemistry 3250 Spring 2012 Assignment 2 Due: Thursday Jan. 26, 12:15 p.m. In all of the questions below, when I ask you to find a paper that satisfies some criteria, provide a full citation. Using the paper you gave as an answer to question 1 of assignment 1, heretofore known as paper 1 , do the following: 1. Carry out a citation search on paper 1 . How many times has this paper been cited? [1 mark] 2. Papers are cited for many different reasons. Here are a few possible reasons: because the new paper uses a method (e.g. a synthesis) described in the cited work; because the new paper uses a method in the cited work as inspi- ration for the development of a new method; because the new paper proposes a different method for something accomplished in the cited work; because the cited work contained an idea that the authors of the new paper want to echo (e.g. in a discussion); because the cited work provides useful support for the importance of a general area of research (so-called incidental citations).of a general area of research (so-called incidental citations)....
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This note was uploaded on 03/03/2012 for the course CHEM 3250 taught by Professor Roussel during the Fall '06 term at Lethbridge College.
- Fall '06