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CANCELLED: Engineering Journal Editors and Reviewers Give Advice

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 4:00pm

Phillips Hall, 233

Especially for Engineering grad students! Get tips on getting published from a panel discussion with:

  • Kirstin Petersen, Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Patrick Reed, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Darrell Schlom, Professor, Material Sciences and Engineering
  • Bill White, Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Possible Questions

  • What is your process for evaluating a paper?
  • How do you start writing a paper? Which section do you start with? 
  • What are some common author mistakes?
  • How do you decide where to send a paper next if you are rejected? What feedback you've received do you use to shape that decision?
  • What is your view of the importance of metrics or the impact factor (of journal, authors)?

With light refreshments and networking after the panel. For more information, see

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