Time: Thursday 16 May 2019 at 8.15 - 12.00
Place: Otaniemi, Tuas-building, hall AS1 (Maarintie 8)
Lecturer: Dr. Pekka Belt

The lecture provides young researchers and doctoral students with understanding of writing scientific journal articles. The lecture will motivate students to start writing sooner. After the lecture the student will understand what is required from a scientific article and what the related publishing processes entail. The student will know how to approach and write a scientific journal article effectively.

The lecture is organized by the School of Science but doctoral students from all Aalto schools are welcome to attend.

Please note that this lecture is intended especially for new doctoral students.


  • 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:

Dr. Pekka Belt: Writing scientific journal articles


Emma Holmlund, emma.holmlund@aalto.fi