Skill Guides

Part of Upsilon Lab’s mission is to teach our members various useful skills. We have chosen these skills based on a mix of our own experiences of what’s been helpful for us to know, and professor’s recommendations. Guides and other learning-specific resources are linked below.


  1. How to find, read and take notes on a research paper
  2. How to write a research paper
  3. How to write a grant proposal
  4. How to write a cover letter
  5. LaTeX for any document type
  6. Coding
    • Arduino
    • Python
    • C/C++
    • LabVIEW
    • Mathematica