Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)

Sep 15 - Sep 15, 2017

"It was great discussing with people who are responsible for bringing all the spectacular ACS journals to our doorsteps."

Anupam Patgiri, Post-Doc
Rockefeller University, New York, NY

Porto Alegre, Brazil

Sep 15 - Sep 15, 2017

Location:

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)

Anfiteatro do Instituo de Geociências - Prédio 43130

Av. Bento Gonçalves, 9500

Porto Alegre - RS, 90040-060

Brazil

ACS on Campus returns to Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sol for a half-day program on scholarly publishing with Prof. Kirk Schanze, Editor-in-Chief of ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces and Dr. Jitesh Soares, Associate Publisher for ACS Publications. Join us on Friday, September 15 from 9:00-13:00 for a scientific lecture and sessions on preparing a successful manuscript and the peer review process.

ACS on Campus is FREE and open to all students and researchers studying the sciences. Lunch will be provided to all registered attendees.

 

Speakers

Kirk Schanze, Ph.D.

Editor-in-Chief, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces

Kirk Schanze is Professor of Chemistry and Chairman of the Organic Chemistry Division at the University of Florida. In addition, he is a Panel Member for the Research Associateship Program of the National Research Council. Dr. Schanze’s laboratory investigates the interaction of light with organic and organometallic materials. Specifically, the laboratory is developing state-of-the-science optical applications such as light emitting devices, fluorescent sensors, solar energy conversion, and non-linear optical phenomena.  In addition, Dr. Schanze has conducted considerable research on the development of thin film-based luminescent oxygen sensor materials to measure air pressure distributions in wind tunnel models.

Agenda

Friday, September 15

Venue: 

Anfiteatro do Instituo de Geociências - Prédio 43130
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Av. Bento Gonçalves, 9500
Porto Alegre - RS

Featured Speakers:

Prof. Kirk Schanze, Editor-in-Chief, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces
Dr. Jitesh Soares, Associate Publisher, ACS Publications
Denise Ferreira, Country Manager of CAS, Brazil

9:00-9:30 Registration

9:30-9:40 Opening Remarks

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9:40-10:20 Scientific Lecture by Prof. Kirk Schanze, Editor-in-Chief of Applied Materials & Interfaces

10:20-10:40 SciFinder: Maximize Your Research

10:40-10:50 Networking Break

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10:50-11:20 How to Get Published: Top Ten Tips for a Successful Submission

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11:20-11:50 Peer Review: Why, How to, and What Not to Do

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11:50-12:00 Q&A with the ACS Editors

12:00-13:00 Lunch

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