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Systematic and Rapid Reviews: Science & Engineering

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For assistance and advice for systematic or rapid reviews please contact the Science & Engineering Library Subject Team: Library-ScienceEngineering@swansea.ac.uk

Examples of systematic reviews in science and engineering

  • Bilotta, G. S., Milner, A. M., & Boyd, I. (2014). On the use of systematic reviews to inform environmental policies. Environmental Science & Policy, 42, 67-77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsci.2014.05.010

  • Borrego, M., Foster, M. J., & Froyd, J. E. (2014). Systematic literature reviews in engineering education and other developing interdisciplinary fields. Journal of Engineering Education103(1), 45-76. https://doi.org/10.1002/jee.20038

  • Budgen, D., Brereton, P., Drummond, S., & Williams, N. (2018). Reporting systematic reviews: Some lessons from a tertiary study. Information and Software Technology, 95, 62-74. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.infsof.2017.10.017

  • Haddaway, N.R., Macura, B., Whaley, P., & Pullin, A. S. (2018). ROSES RepOrting standards for Systematic Evidence Syntheses: pro forma, flow-diagram and descriptive summary of the plan and conduct of environmental systematic reviews and systematic maps. Environmental Evidence 7(1), 1-8. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13750-018-0121-7

  • Henry, A., & Stieglitz, L. (2020). An examination of systematic reviews in the engineering literature. ASEE Virtual Annual Conference 2020. https://doi.org/10.18260/1-2--34121

  • Kitchenham, B., & Brereton, P. (2013). A systematic review of systematic review process research in software engineering. Information and Software Technology55(12), 2049-2075. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.infsof.2013.07.010

  • Pullin, A. S., & Stewart, G. B. (2006). Guidelines for systematic review in conservation and environmental management. Conservation Biology, 20(6), 1647-1656. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1523-1739.2006.00485.x

  • Staples, M., & Niazi, M. (2007). Experiences using systematic review guidelines. The Journal of Systems and Software, 80(9), 1425-1437. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2006.09.046

  • P. V. Torres-Carrión, C. S. González-González, S. Aciar and G. Rodríguez-Morales, "Methodology for systematic literature review applied to engineering and education," 2018 IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON), Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain, 2018, pp. 1364-1373, doi: 10.1109/EDUCON.2018.8363388.
  • C. Ierardi, L. Orihuela and I. Jurado, "Guidelines for a systematic review in systems and automatic engineering. Case study: distributed estimation techniques for cyber-physical systems," 2018 European Control Conference (ECC), Limassol, Cyprus, 2018, pp. 2230-2235, doi: 10.23919/ECC.2018.8550218.