There’s Lots in a Name (Whereas There Shouldn’t Be)

with Jingyan Wang. (based on a folklore meme) It is common in some academic fields such as theoretical computer science to order the authors of a paper according to the alphabetical order of their last names. Alphabetical ordering is also employed in other contexts like listing of names of people on the web, for instance, … Continue reading There’s Lots in a Name (Whereas There Shouldn’t Be)