“Publishing a paper : The Art of Scientific Writing” took place on 24th March of 2019 in the Indoor Games room of Brac University, Mohakhali Campus. The seminar was arranged by the IEEE student branch in response to the lack of knowledge and guidance in this specific area among the bright young minds of STEM (Science Engineering Technology and Mathematics) students of the Brac University.
The key speaker of the event was Dr. Md Mosaddequr Rahman of EEE department of Brac University. Dr. Rahman did his undergraduate studies from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Masters and PhD from Nagoya Institute of Technology (NIT), Japan and has published numerous scientific research papers throughout his academic life. “You don’t need to be a good writer to write a good paper” said Dr. Rahman as he explained how the key to a good paper is through good literary research and technical accuracy. Dr Shahidul Islam Khan, Chairperson of EEE department of Brac University was also present in the seminar and shared his insight to writing better scientific papers and shared some of his relevant personal experiences. The event was massively successful as it saw a crowded Indoor focused and intent on getting the right guidance they seek to embark on their journey as academic writers.