South African Young Academy of Science

Writing your first paper: start with the basics

Writing your first paper: start with the basics
March 2, 2017 Edith Shikumo
By Karen J. Cloete iThemba Laboratory for Accelerator Based Sciences, National Research Foundation, kcloete[at]tlabs.ac.za; kaboutercloete[at]gmail.com One of the most important outputs in a researcher’s career is the number of publications in high impact, international peer-reviewed journals. Getting published leads to promotions, the development of new ideas, sometimes instigates new collaborations, and – importantly – advances…