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Physical Sciences and Engineering

We understand the challenges faced when writing about technical subject matter while ensuring clarity and flow for the reader.  Our experts are familiar with technical terminology, units and conventions – something that a non-specialist editor may struggle with.

A trusted name in proofreading and editing

Our editors are well versed in popular style and referencing guidelines used in physical sciences and engineering, such as IEEE format. We can also accommodate for special requests, such as formatting according to a target journal’s guidelines.

If you have any questions or queries after we have returned your document, we will be happy to address these for you. We believe after-care support is important to ensuring the best possible service experience for our clients.

Business and economics subjects include:

Astronomy/Astrophysics
Chemistry
Computer/IT Sciences
Earth Sciences
Energy and Power Engineering
Environmental Sciences
Material Science & Engineering
Mathematics
Physics
Statistics
& more

How we will proofread and edit your document

Cambridge Proofreading’s experienced editors are available 24/7 to provide your document with a rigorous review and comprehensive improvement of your writing.

MS Word Track Changes We utilise the Track Changes feature in Microsoft Word so you will see all of the amendments that we have made. We have alternative options for PDFs/LaTex/others.

Improved style and appropriate tone

We will look to improve lexical (word) choice to ensure correct style and appropriate tone.

Dr Smith

Dr Smith, PhD To improve academic style, avoid using “there is” or “there are” to begin a phrase or sentence, when possible.

Perfect clarity and construct

Your editor will fix issues of awkward phrasing and ambiguity to ensure perfect clarity in your writing.

Dr Smith

Dr Smith, PhD I modified the order of ideas in this sentence to improve the logical flow and readability.

Grammar, punctuation and readability

We will fix errors of grammar, punctuation and readability.

Dr Smith

Dr Smith, PhD This phrase can either be hyphenated or unhyphenated when used in this context (modifying another word or phrase that follows it), but the unhyphenated form is more common, so I will follow that style throughout this document.

General feedback and advice

The editor will provide feedback and advice on the content and construct of the writing, both within the document and in their Editor’s Summary Report.

Dr Smith

Dr Smith, PhD Counselling is a specific helping model, but is not synonymous with psychological therapy.

  • How we will proofread and edit your document

    Cambridge Proofreading’s experienced editors are available 24/7 to provide your document with a rigorous review and comprehensive improvement of your writing.

    MS Word Track Changes We utilise the Track Changes feature in Microsoft Word so you will see all of the amendments that we have made. We have alternative options for PDFs/LaTex/others.

  • Improved style and appropriate tone

    We will look to improve lexical (word) choice to ensure correct style and appropriate tone.

    Dr Smith

    Dr Smith, PhD To improve academic style, avoid using “there is” or “there are” to begin a phrase or sentence, when possible.

  • Perfect clarity and construct

    Your editor will fix issues of awkward phrasing and ambiguity to ensure perfect clarity in your writing.

    Dr Smith

    Dr Smith, PhD I modified the order of ideas in this sentence to improve the logical flow and readability.

  • Grammar, punctuation and readability

    We will fix errors of grammar, punctuation and readability.

    Dr Smith

    Dr Smith, PhD This phrase can either be hyphenated or unhyphenated when used in this context (modifying another word or phrase that follows it), but the unhyphenated form is more common, so I will follow that style throughout this document.

  • General feedback and advice

    The editor will provide feedback and advice on the content and construct of the writing, both within the document and in their Editor’s Summary Report.

    Dr Smith

    Dr Smith, PhD Counselling is a specific helping model, but is not synonymous with psychological therapy.

Expert editors from your field

Over 300 editing professionals, covering the entire breadth of academic disciplines.

  • Advanced qualifications from leading universities in the UK or US.

  • Subject-matter experts from your academic discipline or the business world.

  • Significant records of achievement in an academic discipline or in business.

  • L. Stahl, MS

    L. Stahl, MS

    Mathematics/Statistics Editor

    • 32 Years
      Experience
    • 374 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    M.S., Statistics (Northwestern University)
    B.A., Mathematics (Northwestern University)

  • Dr. McNaught, PhD

    Dr. McNaught, PhD

    Chemistry Editor

    • 35 Years
      Experience
    • 948 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    PhD Physical Chemistry (Monash University)
    MSc Physical Chemistry (Monash University)
    BSc Physical Chemistry (Monash University)

  • Dr. Smith, PhD

    Dr. Smith, PhD

    Computer Sciences Editor

    • 11 Years
      Experience
    • 122 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    PhD Computer Science (University of Liverpool)
    MSc Computer Science (University of Liverpool)
    BSc Computer Science (University of Liverpool)

  • L. Trego, B.S.E.E.

    L. Trego, B.S.E.E.

    Electrical & Aerospace Engineering Editor

    • 32 Years
      Experience
    • 422 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    OB.S. Electrical Engineering (Penn State University)

  • Dr. Kneissl, PhD

    Dr. Kneissl, PhD

    Physics & Economics Editor

    • 28 Years
      Experience
    • 385 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    PhD Theoretical Physics (University of Cambridge)
    BSc Astrophysics (University College London)
    Advanced Diploma in Economics (London School of Economics)

  • Dr. Jameson, PhD

    Dr. Jameson, PhD

    Biosciences Editor

    • 17 Years
      Experience
    • 388 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    PhD Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Georgetown University)
    BA Biology (Williams College)
    BA Chemistry (University of Cambridge)

  • Dr. H.I., PhD

    Dr. H.I., PhD

    Physics Editor

    • 15 Years
      Experience
    • 233 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    PhD Physics (University of New Mexico)
    MS Physics (University of Houston)
    BA Astrophysics (Colgate University)

  • Dr. B.W., PhD

    Dr. B.W., PhD

    Biology and Chemistry Editor

    • 12 Years
      Experience
    • 165 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    PhD Biochemistry (McGill University)
    MSc Biochemistry (McGill University)
    BSc Biology and Chemistry (MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

  • Dr. Lees, PhD

    Dr. Lees, PhD

    Earth Sciences Editor

    • 15 Years
      Experience
    • 244 Papers
      Edited

    Academic Background

    PhD Micropalaeontology (University College London)
    BSc Earth Sciences (University of Aston in Birmingham)