Working Drafts: The ChemE Communication Lab Blog

Keep up with the latest initiatives, perspectives, and quick takes from the ChemE Communication Lab team.

Watch this blog for perspectives on manuscript writing, career planning, AI tools and more. Explore posts by topic below or scroll through our archive.

Peer review: an imperfect way to build more perfect science

The peer review process is imperfect; at times it can be mentally, emotionally, and professionally challenging. But, by keeping a positive attitude and an open mind, peer review can be a good opportunity to significantly strengthen your science

Manuscript Writing 101: Before you write

The most challenging part of writing happens before you put pen to paper. Developing your story’s framework and identifying your audience informs your scientific approach and guides your writing.