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Scientific writing for PhD students

1 - 2 October 2020, online via Zoom

Science is mostly generation of high quality data and ideas. However, presentation of data and ideas is arguably of similar importance: after generation of data and ideas, you want to convince the reviewers, be it in the form of papers or grants.

The aim of this training is to provide Ph.D. students with an opportunity to build their understanding, skills and confidence in writing good papers and grants. This will enhance their overall effectiveness as they pursue their research studies and maximize success of their future careers.

Participants will experience interactive lectures, moderated group discussions and perform activities in order to learn from first-hand experience. We will safely move them outside of their “comfort zone” to the “learning zone” (Gerald Hüther) to enhance acquisition of novel skills. In addition, we will apply the “invoked insufficiency” to nenhance learning. The shortcoming experienced by participants will be resolved in carefully moderated and focused review sessions, using peer-to-peer feedback as powerful tool. Details:


Scientific writing for PhD students
Date: 1-2 October 2020, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm,
Venue: online via Zoom
Registration: https://indico.desy.de/indico/event/24722/
Trainer: Dr. Alexander Schiller


Fellows
Jennifer Popp
Particle and Astroparticle Physics
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Leonardo Ranasinghe
Nanoscience
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Linda Vanessa Thesing
Photon Science
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Ángel Ferran Pousa
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Event Calendar
Today - 14:00
Chaired by: Theresa Schredelseker (PIER (Partnership for Innovation, Education and Research))
Location: link will follow
Room: online
Today - 15:00
Speaker: Graham White (IPMU)
Today - 16:00
Speaker: Ben Brueers (Z_ATLAS (Experiment ATLAS)) ; Nils Ernst Klaus Gillwald (PhD Student at DESY) et al.
24 May. 2022 - 09:00
Chaired by: Theresa Schredelseker (PIER (PIER))
Location: link will follow
Room: online
24 May. 2022 - 09:00
Chaired by: Alexander Schiller
Location: Online via ZOOM
24 May. 2022 - 16:00
Speaker: Chris Hays (University of Oxford)
Location: DESY Hamburg
Room: Zoom
25 May. 2022 - 13:00
Speaker: Iftach Sadeh (DESY)
Location: DESY Zeuthen
Room: Zoom
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