Writing the compiling part of an article dissertation 22.5.2017

Time: Monday 22 May 2017 at 12.15 - 16.00
Place: Otaniemi, Tuas-building, hall TU1 (Maarintie 8)
Lecturer: Dr. Pekka Belt

The lecture provides doctoral candidates 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 candidates 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

Voluntary reference material (available at www.tinyurl.com/efficient-doctoral-studies):

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