Writing Papers

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Notes on writing papers. Mostly advice I've gotten from Ruofei and Dr. Varshney.


Important tasks not to forget

  • Check all the references
    • Any symbols in title or accents in names
    • Try to make doi formatting consistent. Either all have URLs or all are DOI:.


You can make figures in Powerpoint. However, make sure you change the color scheme from the default so it isn't obvious it was made in Powerpoint and it does not look low-effort.


You should make a 2-3 minute video explaining your project.
This can be done in Adobe Premiere.


Explain the motivation or derivation of an equation before showing it.