Weekly Assignments on "Scientific Writing":
Nutraceuticals: Sources, Delivery & Functions
Assignment #1: Writing Text (01/27/14).
DOC and as
Assignment #2: Creating & Integrating
PDF and as
Assignment #3: Tables,
Descriptive Statistics, Histograms & Bell Curves (01/27/14).
DOC file and as
Functions, Graphs and Regression (01/27/14).
Example #1 as
Example #2 as
Assignment #5: Searching,
Bibliography, and Database (01/27/14).
Rubric (01/27/14, updated 3/5/14).
Assignment #6: Oral Presentation (01/27/14).
Presentation Award Winners (by peer review, PDF format):
Assignment #7: Data Mining & Molecular
Modeling of Superoxide Dismutase (02/01/14).
RCSB Protein Data Bank.
Jmol Mousing Around and
Jmol/JSmol interactive scripting
documentation; check out "select" under examples.
How to Take
Screen Shots Using Windows.
How to Take
Screen Shots on Macs.
2 (Ni), and
Materials, Methods, & Appendix (02/01/14).
Preparation of Manuscript and Cover Letter for Submission (02/01/14, bundled with A08). No rubric for A09;
A09 will be peer-reviewed by 3-fold, written, anonymous peer review in A10.
Assignment #10: Written Scientific Peer
(02/01/14). No rubric for A10; the quality of the peer reviews is not
Assignment #11: Rebuttal Letter,
Revision of Manuscript, and Graphical Abstract (02/01/14).
Revised Paper Award Winners (by peer review):
Histogram A11 PR Scores
Course Histogram (05/05/14).
Course Keywords Wordle Images
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.