6th International Conference for Young Chemists

Aug 17 - Aug 17, 2017

"As an undergraduate student who hasn't published yet, 'Basics in Scholarly Publishing' was quite interesting."

Jan Uth, Graduate Student
University of Münster, Münster, Germany

Penang, Malaysia

Aug 17 - Aug 17, 2017

Location:

6th International Conference for Young Chemists

The Wembley

183, Jalan Magazine, George Town

George Town, Pulau Pinang 10300

Malaysia

The International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC) is a biennial conference organized by the postgraduate students of the School of Chemical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia with the aim to gather local and international postgraduate and researchers to create interaction and networking in the field of Chemistry.

ACS on Campus is honored to be a part of the 6th ICYC on Thursday, August 17. Join us for an open discussion on how to prepare a successful manuscript and get published. Led by  Prof. Andrew Wee, Associate Editor of ACS Nano, and joined by Prof. Habibah A. Wahab, Associate Editor of Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling,  you’ll get an inside look into the publishing process and  learn how to prepare a manuscript, choose the best journal for your research, prepare a cover letter, and  more. Bring your publishing questions and come prepared to talk about your research.

Registration is not required. The session is open to all ICYC attendees.

 

Speakers

Andrew Wee, PhD

Associate Editor, ACS Nano

Professor Andrew Wee is Professor of Physics, and Vice President (University and Global Relations) at the National University of Singapore (NUS). He is President and Fellow of the Singapore National Academy of Science (SNAS), Fellow of the Institute of Physics UK (IoP), Institute of Physics Singapore (IPS), and an academician of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Materials (APAM). His research interests include scanning tunneling microscopy (STM) and synchrotron radiation studies of the molecule-substrate interface, graphene and 2D materials, and related device studies. He is an Associate Editor of ACS Nano, and on the Editorial Boards of several other journals.

Prof Wee was a visiting scientist with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories in the US, a Commonwealth Fellow as well as a Rhodes Scholar at the University of Oxford. He holds a BA (Honours) and MA in Physics from the University of Cambridge, and DPhil from the University of Oxford.

Agenda

The International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC) is a biennial conference organized by the postgraduate students of the School of Chemical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia with the aim to gather local and international postgraduate and researchers to create interaction and networking in the field of Chemistry.

August 17 - ACS on Campus Presentation 

10:00-11:00 AM 10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing with the ACS Editors

Presenters: Prof. Andrew Wee, Associate Editor of ACS Nano and Prof. Habibah A. Wahab, Associate Editor of Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling

 

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