Ann Holms, UCSB Writing Program and College of Engineering

Fall 2011

"But in science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to the man to whom the idea first occurs."

--- Sir Francis Darwin  
"State your facts as simply as possible, even boldly. No one wants flowers of elegance or literary ornaments in a research article"
Past Classes  

    --- R. B. McKerrow  
"... the preparation of a scientific paper has less to do with literary skill than with organization. A scientific paper is not literature. "
How to Write and Publish a Scientific Paper.
--- Robert A. Day
Updated: July 2011