Lunch Session LS3  4 April 2018

Publishing in astronomy: workshop for authors and referees

Aims and scope

For all early-career researchers looking to publish their research or to review papers.

The course is free to attend and will be run by MNRAS Editor-in-Chief and journal staff and will cover:

  • How to write a good paper
  • MNRAS submission process
  • How the review process works and how long it takes
  • How to respond to referee reports
  • How to be a referee
  • Post-acceptance - proofing, online publication, promotion
  • Ethical issues associated with research publishing
  • Programme

    Invited speakers

    Scientific organisers
    Kim Clube (Editorial Office Manager, Royal Astronomical Society) David Flower (Editor-in-Chief, MNRAS) Adam Leary (Senior Publisher, Oxford University Press)

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    Updated on Fri Sep 22 14:04:36 CEST 2017