Writing scientific journal articles - lecture for doctoral students 14.11.2017

Time: Tuesday, 14 November 2017 at 12.15-16.00

Place: TUAS-building (Maarintie 8), lecture hall TU1

Lecturer: Dr. Pekka Belt


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Target audience

The lecture aims to provide tips to researchers in all fields. Especially starting researchers have experienced the lecture as very beneficial. Also researchers that have written multiple articles have given positive feedback. Lecture is open for all doctoral students at Aalto University.


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.

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

Voluntary reference material

More information about the lecturer


Emma Holmlund, emma.holmlund@aalto.fi