Beginning to edit physics

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A physicist-turned-editor shows you the basics required for copyediting physics papers (physical quantities, symbols, units, scientific notation, the structure of mathematical expressions, the nature of graphs), and points the way to learning enough ``editorial physics`` to begin substantive editing.

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Murphy, P.W. February 1, 1995.

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A physicist-turned-editor shows you the basics required for copyediting physics papers (physical quantities, symbols, units, scientific notation, the structure of mathematical expressions, the nature of graphs), and points the way to learning enough ``editorial physics`` to begin substantive editing.

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16 p.

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OSTI as DE95008374

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  • 42. Society for Technical Communication annual conference, Washington, DC (United States), 23-26 Apr 1995

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  • Other: DE95008374
  • Report No.: UCRL-JC--119872
  • Report No.: CONF-9504128--1
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-48
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 29299
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc688718

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Murphy, P.W. Beginning to edit physics, article, February 1, 1995; California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc688718/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.