Writing about Science in English

Even if you are the most technically competent researcher in the world, your findings are absolutely useless if they do not get published and nobody reads them. Thus, the first task I expect my students to master is of writing in decent English. I highly recommend taking Kristin Sainani's course on Writing in the Sciences to improve the form of your writing.

Below, I have accumulated a collection of links with tips on writing in English, both generally, and about science.

Writing Papers

A few tips on writing papers, slightly adapted from the much better presentation from Simon Peyton-Jones (Microsoft Research), which I have given recently at PUCRS: Slides on How to write a (good) research paper. Other guides:

Creating Scientific Presentations