Pallavi Upadhyay is an editorial
freelancer with almost 10 years of experience in the copyediting,
developmental editing and publishing world. Currently, she is associated
with Translmed Team as a copyeditor, developmental editor, and an
editing advisor. In addition, here at Translmed, she is in the process
of preparing and organizing a workshop and a few webinars for
copyediting and scientific writing that will prove to be especially
helpful for the researchers that are non-native speakers.
copyeditor, she has extensive experience in hardcopy as well as softcopy
copyediting (MS office, LaTex, XML, etc.). She is proficient with
copyediting and reference styling as per APA, AMA, ACS, CMS manual
guidelines. Although she has been specifically trained in STM
(science/technical/mathematical) copyediting, she has copyedited
articles and book chapters related to humanities, social sciences,
fiction and non-fiction. Back in India, at Thomson Digital, she
exclusively dealt with the copyediting and proofreading of manuscripts
to be published by Elsevier (The Netherlands) and at Aptara Corp., she
handled a number of clients including, among others, Wiley (USA),
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (USA), Taylor and Francis (USA),
Blackwell (UK/USA), Cambridge University Press. In addition to research
articles, she has copyedited a number of book editions along with
preparing their style sheets. She has also helped design and develop new
copyediting software for copyediting.
List of some selected journals she has worked for as a copyeditor:
Advanced Critical Care, American Journal of clinical oncology, Alzheimer’s Care Quarterly,|
Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, Advances in Nursing Science,
Critical Care Nursing Quarterly, Family & Community Health —
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Journal of the Textile Institute — Taylor and Francis.
Acta Ecological Sinica, Agriculture,
Ecosystems & Environment, Plant Science, Journal of Plant
Physiology, Current Advances in Plant Science, Current Opinion in Plant
Biology – Elsevier.
In addition, she has copyedited a number
of book editions, chapters for various publishers such as Cambridge
University Press, Sage, Blackwell, Wiley, etc.