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Finding what you need (Engineering RDC Division B) new Mon 4 Nov 2019   14:30 Not bookable

An RDC session for 1st year PhD students (Division B), Department of Engineering.

Develop your information searching skills and learn the best ways to find relevant and useful resources.

The session will cover:

  • Search strategy
  • Search methods
  • Where to search
  • Troubleshooting common problems
  • Staying up to date
  • Managing your references.

Please bring a laptop or other web-enabled device with you to the session. The session slides will be made available on Moodle.

Managing your data (Engineering RDC Division B) new Mon 27 Jan 2020   14:30 Not bookable

An RDC session for 1st year PhD students (Division B), Department of Engineering.

Learn how and why to keep your information and data organised, stored and accessible by creating a Data Management Plan. The session will cover: What data are you using?, Creating vs reusing data, Storage, organisation and version control, Data safety and backing up, Sharing your data. Please bring a laptop or other web-enabled device with you to the session. Slides from the session will be made available on Moodle.

Conference Poster Design (Engineering RDC Division B) Mon 10 Feb 2020   14:30 Not bookable

An RDC session for 1st year PhD students (Division B), Department of Engineering.

Find out how to create eye-catching and effective conference posters to illustrate your research. This session will cover: Why conference posters?, Design principles, Readability and layout, Planning and editing your poster. Please bring paper and pen/pencil with you to the session. Slides from the session will be made available on Moodle.

Participants should prepare a brief (1-2 sentence) summary of their research, for use in poster activities.

Sharing your research (Engineering RDC Division B) Mon 18 May 2020   14:30 Not bookable

An RDC session for 1st year PhD students (Division B), Department of Engineering.

Explore different ways to share your research outputs with the wider world, including publishing, Open Access, and engaging with different audiences

Time Management (Engineering RDC Division B) new Mon 25 May 2020   14:30 Not bookable

An RDC session for 1st year PhD students (Division B), Department of Engineering.

Develop your organisation and prioritisation skills and discover tools to manage your time effectively. This session will cover: Being SMART with your time, Prioritisation techniques, Tips and Tools for managing your time

All about conferences (Engineering RDC Division B) new Mon 21 Oct 2019   14:30 Not bookable

A guide to conferences and giving presentations: What to expect at a conference, how to plan your trip (including risk assessment, insurance), how to present a great talk or poster.

Getting to know you (Engineering RDC Division B) new Mon 14 Oct 2019   14:30 Finished

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Outreach 1 (Engineering RDC Division B) new Mon 28 Oct 2019   14:30 Not bookable

We are trying to recruit more CUED undergraduates to study electrical engineering in their 3rd and 4th years! So, we are planning an outreach activity to enthuse 2nd year undergraduates about electrical engineering. The outreach activity will take place in Lent term and complement the “options” talks given to the 2nd year undergraduates.

Outreach 2 (Engineering RDC Division B) new Mon 11 Nov 2019   14:30 Not bookable

In your teams, planning the outreach activities that were decided in Michaelmas term (e.g. lab tours, video and social media).

Graphene CDT aligned students cannot attend due to a clash.

Reflect on your research experience, relationship with your supervisor and effective working practices.

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