402-2000-00L  Scientific Works in Physics

SemesterSpring Semester 2018
LecturersC. Grab
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentTarget audience:
Master students who cannot document to have received an adequate training in working scientifically.

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402-2000-00 VScientific Works in Physics
The lecture will be performed twice: on 20 March 2018, 16:45-18:15 and on 15 May 2018, 16:45-18:15
2s hrs
20.03.16:45-18:30HPV G 5 »
15.05.16:45-18:30HPV G 5 »
C. Grab

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AbstractLiterature Review: ETH-Library, Journals in Physics, Google Scholar; Thesis Structure: The IMRAD Model; Document Processing: LaTeX and BibTeX, Mathematical Writing, AVETH Survival Guide; ETH Guidelines for Integrity; Authorship Guidelines; ETH Citation Etiquettes; Declaration of Originality.
ObjectiveBasic standards for scientific works in physics: How to write a Master Thesis. What to know about research integrity.

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ECTS credits0 credits
ExaminersC. Grab
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

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