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Gspc

  1. 1. GSPC: Research Seminars and Journal Articles February 23, 2012 6:00 pm
  2. 2. Why?? <ul><li>Communicate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Other scientists, government officials, students, or the public </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Be aware of your audience! </li></ul></ul></ul>How? <ul><li>Research Seminars, Journal Articles, Websites </li></ul>
  3. 3. As a Graduate Student….. <ul><li>Research Seminars/The Art of Scientific Storytelling </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learn about research in our respective fields </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Networking </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Yearly updates with committee members </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Journal Articles </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Communicate recent research discoveries. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Expand knowledge/technique </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Keep up with vast amount of on-going research </li></ul></ul>
  4. 5. Professor Seminar: Dr. Huw Davies C-H Functionalization Davies Group Accomplishments Drug Addiction Neuropathic Pain Center for CHF
  5. 6. Graduate Student Talk
  6. 7. Reading Scientific Literature…Tips! <ul><li>You cannot expect to read everything !!!! </li></ul><ul><li>Read papers interesting to you, relevant to your research </li></ul><ul><li>Read the abstract, introduction, figures and schemes </li></ul><ul><li>Take note to new terms and procedures </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss with others what you have read! </li></ul><ul><li>Note author and affiliation </li></ul>
  7. 8. Basic Outline of a Journal Article
  8. 9. Case Study/Journal Analysis <ul><li>Asymmetric synthesis of tropanes by rhodium-catalyzed [4 + 3] cycloaddition. </li></ul><ul><li>Reddy, R. P.; Davies, H. M. L. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129 , 10312. </li></ul>What did you know just from looking at the Title and Schemes? Were there terms you did not understand? How would you find out more information on this topic?

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