Scientific Writing Program

Scientific Writing Workshop for high impact journals will be organized on 22nd November 2018 from 8 am to 2 pm for PhD Students and Young Researchers. Interested participants may register and pay the registration fees of Rs. 500 using the online registration system. Maximum available seats are 20 upon registration

Details of the Scientific Writing Workshop at BioSD-2018

During the 6 hour Interactive Scientific Writing Session (8:00 - 14:00 H), Eldon R. Rene (IHE-Delft, The Netherlands) will co-work with the participants on the following aspects:

  • Data analysis and interpretation of the results
  • Organizing and composing a scientific paper: title, abstract, research highlights, graphical abstract, keywords, introduction, materials and methods, results, discussions, conclusions, acknowledgements, references, figures, tables, cover letter, novelty statement, etc.
  • Critically provide technical, scientific and non-scientific comments on draft research articles written by the participants attending the workshop
  • Facilitate adequate oral discussion(s) with other researchers in the form of several writing or correction exercises
  • Learn the publication process from a journal editor's perspective and understand why some papers are rejected after/before review
  • Poster presentation by the participants in groups
  • Feedback from the participants
  • Certificates for all the participants + a surprise gift for the most active group

Kind note: Authors who have prepared their draft manuscript(s) also encouraged to bring their articles (in Times new roman font, A4 size paper, double line spacing, 12 font size), to this workshop for facilitating peer-review among the participants