Time: Wednesday 15 May 2019 at 12.15 - 16.00
Place: Otaniemi, Tuas-building, hall TU1 (Maarintie 8)
Lecturer: Dr. Pekka Belt

The lecture provides doctoral students with an understanding of writing an article dissertation effectively once the related articles have been written. The lecture will help students in understanding the role of the separate articles and the dissertation as a whole. After the lecture students will know what is required from an article dissertation and how to reach the goal as efficiently as possible while maintaining high standards. Students will have a good perception of dissertation requirements and structure.

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


  • Structure of an article dissertation
  • Perceiving the whole created by the articles
  • General quality requirements and forms of dissertations in the School of Science
  • Publication process
  • Optimal order of writing
  • Schedule for writing the compilation

Lecture slides:

  • Dr. Pekka Belt: Writing the compiling part of an article dissertation
  • Dr. Emma Holmlund: Quality requirements and graduation process at Aalto

Questions: Emma Holmlund, emma.holmlund@aalto.fi