This course teaches attendees the skills needed to create well-written scientific articles for publication in journals or proceedings. We discuss the structure of a paper and the roles of its various parts. You will learn the principles of good technical writing and how to avoid common pitfalls. We will discuss how to use writer's aids, many of which are available on line.
plan and craft well-written articles for publication
improve the quality of your scientific writing
edit and revise your writing for consistent style
avoid common errors in grammar and punctuation
overcome writer's block
This course is intended for researchers, especially students and those in their early career, who want to improve their skills in writing scientific articles. The course will begin at an introductory level, but will also benefit those with some experience in technical writing. Participants should be proficient in English.