Louisiana Academy of Sciences

    Louisiana Scientist:  Bulletin of the Louisiana Academy of Sciences

Abstracts of presentations from the annual meetings may be cited as: Louisiana Scientist:  Bulletin of the Louisiana Academy of Sciences, Volume (Number): appropriate page number(s), along with the document's Uniform Resource Locator (URL).

 

    Publications

In addition to the Louisiana Scientist published on this page, the Academy also publishes a peer-reviewed journal, The Proceedings of the Louisiana Academy of Sciences.

The primary intent of Proceedings of the Louisiana Academy of Sciences is to publish research papers and critical reviews of problems in the fields of biological sciences, physical sciences, and science education primarily pertaining to Louisiana and the southern United States. Research reports (or critical reviews) are major papers generally limited to an equivalent of 7,500 words, accompanied by an abstract not to exceed 250 words. Short communications or notes are shorter papers, generally less than 2,000 words, accompanied by an abstract not to exceed 100 words. Suggestions to the Editor are welcome regarding invited papers or descriptions of facilities enhancing Louisiana’s research or educational infrastructure.

    Membership

Membership is open to in-dividuals, organizations, and institutions that are engaged in the advancement of science or the goals of the Academy. More Information

    Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is usually held in March. Scientists from throughout Louisiana are invited to attend and to present the results of their research. More Information

    Grants

The Louisiana Academy of Sciences provides small grants to individuals or organizations to further the purpose of the Academy. More Information

    SIGs

Academy-hosted Special Interest Groups. More Information

    Governance

The Academy is governed by the Executive Council, in accordance with the Academy’s Constitution and Bylaws.

    Contact

Please direct general corres- pondence to the President.