Tag Archive: Scientific writing

Mar 12 2012

How to write a scientific paper

Edited on 12 July 2012 I have been asked by many of my friends and colleagues about converting their research into text, how to write a scientific article in other words. I share my own experience here, hoping that it will be useful for some. Writing a nice paper is not an easy job, especially …

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Feb 14 2012

Coercive Citation

As more and more discussed, “impact factor engineering” practices of authors and editors are surfacing up. Here is a Science article that discusses the coercive citation phenomenon in economics, sociology, psychology, and multiple business disciplines. I hope there will be further studies in other fields including chemistry. I am surprised to read one of the comments on this article …

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Feb 13 2012

Ethical Considerations for Authors and Reviewers

ACS is doing a really good job by preparing these videos. I am sure that this series will guide many scientists, students and professors alike, on publishing in a good way. The full series can be watched here.