Time: Tuesday 10 December 2019 at 8.15-12.00
Place: Lecture hall TU1, Maarintie 8, Otaniemi
Lecturer: Dr. Pekka Belt

The lecture provides young researchers and doctoral candidates with understanding of writing scientific journal articles. The lecture will motivate doctoral candidates to start writing sooner.

After the lecture the doctoral candidates will understand what is required from a scientific article and what the related publishing processes entail. The doctoral candidates will know how to approach and write a scientific journal article effectively.

The lecture is organized by the School of Science but doctoral candidates from all Aalto schools are welcome to attend. Please note that this lecture is intended especially for new doctoral candidates.

Please note that no credits are given from this lecture.


  • Practical tips for writing scientific articles
  • Improving chances for acceptance
  • Article logic, beginning and end
  • Editor's viewpoints
  • Group dynamics for writing articles
  • Discussion

Lecture slides:

  • Writing Scientific Journal Articles

Questions: Katri Seitsonen, katri.seitsonen (at) aalto.fi