Paper by Erik D. Demaine

Reference:
Erik D. Demaine and Martin L. Demaine, “Every Author as First Author”, in Proceedings of SIGTBD (SIGTBD 2023), April 7, 2023.

Abstract:
We propose a new standard for writing author names on papers and in bibliographies, which places every author as a first author — superimposed. This approach enables authors to write papers as true equals, without any advantage given to whoever's name happens to come first alphabetically (for example). We develop the technology for implementing this standard in LaTeX, BibTeX, and HTML; show several examples; and discuss further advantages.

Comments:
This paper is also available as arXiv:2304.01393.

The source code for the paper is available on GitHub. The slides are available on GitHub.

Length:
The paper is 7 pages.

Availability:
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Last updated February 26, 2024 by Erik Demaine.