Instructions: Writing a Scientific Paper


Guidelines for formal text composition provide a detailed system for the preparation of scientific papers. During your studies you will encounter many different styles of text composition. It is important that the text composition makes your scientific argumentation coherent and comprehensible. As a basic rule, you can check any text design based on these three words: clear, concise, consistent. Instructions for writing scientific papers during your studies at the Department of Geography are available in German language guidelines .

Lukas Joisten (Computer science student with the applied subject Applied Geography) provides his LaTeX template for support.