Writing is a big part of what we – students, professionals, faculty – do, and effective writing is an important skill.
These very brief notes provide some tips, drawn from our experience.
A few tips on writing papers with mathematical content, November 2016.
Some other useful sources about writing are:
"How to write Mathematics," by Paul Halmos, is a gem.
"Mathematical Writing", by
Knuth et al., is very thorough. For the impatient, the 27 rules offered in the first 6 pages are very valuable.
"Writing a Math Phase Two Paper," by Kleiman, offers plenty of useful guidance.
- Last but not least,
the presentation of
"Ten Simple Rules for Mathematical Writing," by
Bertsekas, offers a structured approach.