an abbreviated Lab Report. Focus on the experimental results, data
analysis and conclusions.
1-2 sentences describing the objective of the experiment.
a 1-2 paragraph description of the experimental procedure for
any tables and/or figures explicitly requested in the lab description.
results in graphical format if possible.
only brief tables that are easy to read.
not include lengthy tables of data. If necessary, these can be
included in an appendix.
procedure for evaluating data.
assumptions and/or mathematical formulae used.
conclusions that are appropriate to the motivation and that follow
the prescribed theory.
why results obey or do not obey predicted outcomes.
any problems or errors.
a 1-2 paragraph summary of the results and conclusions.
references are required.
Tables require headings and must be explicitly referred to in the
text. If they must extend beyond one page, the heading row must
Figures require captions and must be explicitly referred to in the
drawn figures or handwritten tables are not acceptable.