The more I lecture on the importance of good communication and the more I point people to what I think are good scientific communication styles, the last thing I would want would be for some people to take these recommendations too seriously. Although I seem to offer such “rules” in my book, in my workshops, […]
David M. Schultz is a Professor of Synoptic Meteorology at the Centre for Atmospheric Science, School of Earth, Atmospheric, and Environmental Sciences, The University of Manchester. Presently, he is Chief Editor for Monthly Weather Review, cofounder and Assistant Editor for the Electronic Journal of Severe Storms Meteorology, Associate Editor for Atmospheric Science Letters, and on the Editorial Board of Geophysica. He has published over 100 articles.
A common flaw with literature "reviews" is that they are laundry lists of references lacking synthesis among the papers. #sciencewritingtip
If you are writing a controversial paper, start with what the audience would agree with. Lead them to the conflicts that you then resolve.
Lagrange was always one to go with the flow. pic.twitter.com/w1ToA6IMCv