Weekly Assignments on "Scientific Writing":
Dyes, Indicators & Chemical Sensors
Assignment #1: Writing Text. (01/26/11).
Redox Indicator Dyes,
Complexometry of Antacids,
MRI Contrast Agents,
Sensing with Indicator Dyes,
More Sensing with Indicator Dyes.
Assignment #2: Creating & Integrating
Assignment #3: Tables, Descriptive
Statistics, Histograms & Bell Curves (02/09/11).
Spectroscopy of the GFP Chromophore Based pH-Indicator 35Bu
(Functions, Graphs and Regression; 2/16/11).
Rubric (02/16/11). Sample as
Assignment #5: Searching,
Bibliography, and Database (02/23/11).
Assignment #6: Oral Presentation (02/23/11).
Presentation Award Winners (by peer review, PDF format):
Assignment #7: Data Mining & Molecular Modeling of
Biological Sensor Protein (03/16/11).
RCSB Protein Data Bank.
Assignment #8: Materials, Methods, & Appendix
Assignment #9: Manuscript
Preparation and Submission (03/21/11, bundled with A08).
Assignment #10: Written Scientific Peer Review
Assignment #11: Rebuttal Letter
and Submission of Revision (04/13/11).
Manuscript Award Winners (by peer review):
Scientific Writing & Peer Review: Manuscript Preparation, Review and
Assignments #9 - #11 constitute a contiguous sequence and the three assignments
result in one overall score. The review of A#9 will be Assignment #10 and every
submission will be peer reviewed by three groups/individuals. In Assignment #11, the
revised and resubmitted, along with a rebuttal letter, for a second peer review by
the same three referees. This second review will be a rubric-based peer review
and the average score is the A11 score.