All Questions

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
0answers
46 views

What should I do if a Professor yells at me and a fellow student in class?

So I'm taking a storyboarding class at my college and we have a big project coming up. I've been working on it a lot and talked about the story with my professor and he seemed to really enjoy it. We'...
-1
votes
0answers
82 views

what are the disadvantage of marrying during phd? [closed]

what are the disadvantage of marrying during phd ? I know that marriage, like education just a part of life. It's great sacraments of our life I want to know the disadvantage of marrying during ...
2
votes
2answers
70 views

How to compensate students who face technical issues in online exams

I am teaching a college level course, and a few students had technical issues during exam 1 (held online) and where not able to complete various parts of the exam. One option that I could think of is ...
0
votes
0answers
5 views

How to use a single equation number with flalign in latex.? [migrated]

I have the following code to output an equation. I want to use a single equation number for this whole block. How can we do it?
5
votes
2answers
127 views

Is it okay to give students advice on managing academic work?

My journey through academia has been a hard-fought battle against myself and all my worst traits. I'm now finishing my PhD and concurrently teaching courses in which I inevitably come across students ...
-2
votes
0answers
26 views

Set a minimum order amount dokan woocomerce [closed]

i have this dokan code ,i want use $minimum_order vraible in new woocommerce function add_filter( 'dokan_settings_form_bottom', 'extra_fields', 10, 2); function extra_fields( $current_user, $...
0
votes
1answer
96 views

How do you develop research skills?

I'm a PhD student in applied mathematics I’m in a quiet period since I’ve submitted all that my supervisor asked for (I’m a first year), I like to read as many articles as I can get my hands on. I’ll ...
-1
votes
0answers
19 views

Spreadsheet - query-importrange sort by date and keep text in the same column [closed]

I have 3 different spreadsheets that i have linked to a third spreadsheet where it shows up specific columns shorted by date asc (col2). The problem is that in the initial spreadsheets (from where i ...
1
vote
0answers
98 views

In France, is it possible to research at a postdoctoral level as a freelancer, not being on a regular contract?

Perhaps this question is slightly out of scope for this page, but I still ask here. Can you work for a university/academic institution as a researcher or as a teacher, with the status of a freelancer? ...
-2
votes
0answers
23 views

Which method can use to change the pose of a static image using python? [closed]

I need to change the pose of a static image . Is there any possible way to do that? My input image is, Input image The output pose of the image has to change to a T shape, Like this, Estimated pose ...
2
votes
3answers
622 views

Wrong PhD better than no PhD?

New here:) I have BSc and MSc in Chemistry, and I have enrolled in a PhD project in Europe since mid of last year. The project is funded by the food department that means I would officially be a "...
2
votes
1answer
160 views

Do professors ever befriend former students? [closed]

A couple semesters ago I had a professor that had a pretty big impact on my academic career as well as my personal life. Through a series of events the professor came to know this and also come to ...
1
vote
0answers
71 views

Need advice on options for strong recommendations to Top CS programs

I am considering applying to competitive PhD programs this year, but I am not certain who/how to ask for strong recommendation letters. I am not even sure the following experiences will yield strong ...
2
votes
0answers
94 views

Why require NCAA athletes to be full time students during sports eligibility? [closed]

There is growing public debate regarding the NCAA and the status of student-athletes. There are a number of policies that at least superficially appear to favor the NCAA. A few examples include: ...
5
votes
1answer
101 views

What if the school asks the students to submit the letters themselves?

I have been applying to a bunch of grad programs recently and I have noticed that some schools, specially those based in the UK, ask students to upload the reference letters themselves to the ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

In ACM in-text citations, should the first citation to a given source include anything except a number enclosed in brackets?

For example, suppose I am citing Dr. John Doe's Pie Are Round, Pi Are Not Square: Digitally Representing Double Entendres from Natural Languages for the first time in my paper. Which of the following ...
-2
votes
0answers
60 views

how to look for post doc position in the US in BigData?

Do someone have to contact professors or some post doc offers are posted ? Thanks
2
votes
0answers
28 views

ACM in-text citations for specific locations in a lengthy referenced work?

I'm using the ACM citation style format for my paper. In the text of that paper, I wish to cite particular passages in a 50-page reference, so the reader will not have to wade through the entire ...
5
votes
1answer
104 views

Job Application - Non-Tenure Track and Tenure Track in One Ad

I am working on an application for a job ad that lists available tenure-track and non-tenure track jobs in the same ad. I would want (and am qualified for) either position, but there are, of course, ...
3
votes
1answer
419 views

Research Scientist vs Staff Scientist in US academia

I am wondering what is the difference between a Research Scientist and a Staff Scientist in the US academia. Are these positions like a senior postdoc?
1
vote
0answers
72 views

How can one obtain translations of foreign research papers?

Recently, I've found a Danish scholarly article on industrial foundations. As far as I know, the article is only available in Danish. Unfortunately, I'm not able to speak or read this language. ...
1
vote
1answer
47 views

Do PhD Committees separate applicants based on whether they are a fresh undergrad or have MS/Work experience? (USA)

Does the PhD admit committee look at applicants differently based on the number of years they have invested? Example: Set 1: Undergraduates directly applying Set 2: Master's applicants Set 3: ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

Figures exceeding bottom page limits on MDPI Latex Template [migrated]

I'm facing a problem on MDPI latex template: the image is exceeding bottom margin. Example: Code fragment: \end{paracol} \nointerlineskip \begin{figure}[H] \widefigure \includegraphics[width=...
1
vote
1answer
70 views

Gaining research experience after undergrad

I have a 7.7CGPA (uncurved) from undergrad, 2 internships and therefore my chances of getting into a good CS Phd program are pretty slim. I can get a recommendation letter from the CTO of the startup -...
2
votes
1answer
96 views

Potential downsides to requesting an extension

I am curently working on my final year project which has a deadline in 3 weeks. This deadline has already been extended by 1 month from the previous deadline (which would have just passed) for ...
-3
votes
3answers
240 views

Is discovering a new (and noteworthy) branch of Mathematics not necessarily worth a PhD? [closed]

I'm currently enrolled for a master's degree in pure mathematics. My supervisor agrees with me that I discovered a new and noteworthy branch of mathematics (and rigorously proved the results). We both ...
0
votes
0answers
99 views

Letter for journal's editor about the importance of the paper under review

I have sent one of the Ph.D. (2019) chapters to a journal two months ago. Today, I found a preprint (Feb 2021) of one of the strongest key authors of my field. Her preprint talking about a similar ...
-3
votes
0answers
50 views

When to get a GA decision from WVU [closed]

I am applying for the math program in WVU. I think I am in now. But I am also applying for the Graduate assistantship. I am wondering when they make the decision. Because I really don’t want to pay ...
10
votes
4answers
2k views

How to read textbooks like you listen a lecture?

When I hear a lecture, If the instructor is the kind I like, then I can easily understand what part of what I'm learning is important and the true crux of the ideas. Like I can pick it up from how the ...
0
votes
0answers
64 views

Very long duration for the first round of review

I submitted my paper to a prestigious journal of Taylor and Francis publisher. I get my first response after three months (which is average for the first response). The comments were around adding a ...
1
vote
0answers
49 views

How does Clarivate incentivise journals to market Publons?

I've observed that MDPI sends out an awful lot of emails marketing Publons to me as a peer reviewer. I think they are not the only publisher to do so. It seems to me that Clarivate/Publons is an ...
16
votes
8answers
7k views

I may have to write a bad recommendation for an underperforming student researcher in the Fall. How to avoid this without being exploitative?

TLDR: PhD student mentoring an undergrad in super competitive field. Undergrad has an amazing non-research CV, but no research experience. He says he's motivated but got very little done in 8 months. ...
1
vote
2answers
109 views

Could giving an alternative approach to proving an established result be worthy of publication?

(I don't believe this is a duplicate to Can I publish a paper with new proof but the same result?, because not only am I using a different proof, but also an axiomatisation that could perhaps be seen ...
4
votes
2answers
102 views

Having A Third Committee Member From A Different University - How To Pitch To The Third Member?

I’m starting my PhD this September in an Interdisciplinary degree that would fall in the realm of “resource economics” + “mathematical biology”. FWIW, I chose the interdisciplinary route because I ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Confusion regarding manuscript status in IOP's article tracking system and ScholarOne Manuscript System [duplicate]

I had submitted a manuscript in an IOP journal a month back. In the IOP's article tracking system, the status changed from "1st reviewer agreed to report" to "Editorial Assessment" ...
1
vote
1answer
55 views

Contacting POI regarding status of my application

I applied for admission for a PhD at a university in the US well before the deadline. A potential advisor contacted me saying that he is recommending my application to the department. I thanked him ...
-2
votes
0answers
50 views

What courses to take to focus on Machine Learning during a MS in Statistics? [closed]

I want focus on Machine Learning during a MS program in Statistics that I'm considering enrolling in (my background is in electrical engineering). The program offers courses such as: Linear models, ...
-1
votes
1answer
93 views

3 weeks with “required reviews completed” [duplicate]

I submitted my manuscript to an Elsevier journal in 2020 Jan. After 10 months I received one major and one minor revision recommendation from the reviewers. 1.5 months after submitting the revised ...
3
votes
0answers
48 views

Getting an API key on Web of Science

I am trying to use "Web of Science API Expanded" or "Web of Science API Lite" for my search. I have managed to log on to the developer website and register an application. Now ...
-4
votes
0answers
70 views

FULL FUND PHD FRO INTERNATIONLA [closed]

I am going to continue my study in Ph.D. would you introduce me if you find a Ph.D. position in Health Economics or any professor that you know he or she wants students, please I know, some positions ...
0
votes
1answer
76 views

A short research conference paper benefits

My paper has been accepted as a short research paper to be published as a conference paper. My question is, what is the best benefit for such a publication? Edit: It will be published at the IEEE ...
2
votes
2answers
172 views

How bad is it to take another year for my undergraduate degree?

Complex analysis (or more particularly contour integrals) is kicking me downhill (again), and I may need to drop it (again). If I do, I would only have to take a single course in my 5th undergraduate ...
1
vote
0answers
69 views

Changing Fields for Graduate School

During my undergraduate years I was interested in condensed matter theory and string theory and I was debating which topic to choose for my grad school application. I finally decided to go to string ...
1
vote
2answers
176 views

Is it ethical for PhD advisor to collect ideas or even project description text from students/postdocs for his/her own funding proposal?

Is it ethical for PhD advisor to collect ideas or even project description text from students/postdocs for his/her own funding proposal? Not sure how common this situation is, but this seems strange. ...
3
votes
1answer
66 views

Do LOR writers need to be someone who's taught you a class?

Background: (Undergrad applying For PhD in the US) I need to submit 3 LOR's. I have one in mind from my personal university and 2 from other universities (with whom I have done extensive research with)...
3
votes
2answers
226 views

Demonstrating capacity for independent work in light of parasitic co-authorship

I'm applying to a prestigious funding program for early-career researchers* that places a heavy emphasis on the "scientific excellence" and "intellectual capacity and creativity" ...
4
votes
2answers
162 views

What happens if the grant requirement for open access publications is not respected? [small & short-duration grants]

EDIT: I am referring to short duration (1-2 years) small grants (10k-30k $/euros) usually given to PhD or post-docs. The amount needs to cover material, conferences, publications, etc. Publishers now ...
-3
votes
3answers
229 views

Adding co-author without consent of all co-authors [closed]

I have been collaborating with an individual on a scientific paper. I have documents showing that this individual has shared the paper content with other people. Also, the individual has added co-...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

When does inverse cyclic convolution exist and how to derivate it? [closed]

I’m defining a number system where numbers are polynomial rings with cyclic convolution as multiplication. My DSP math is a bit rusty so I’m asking when does inverse circular convolution exist? You ...
20
votes
5answers
2k views

How to take notes during lecture properly?

I am struggling with note taking during lectures for a long time. I find that if I only listen to the lecture I am able to understand the concepts properly. But the downside is that I often forget ...

15 30 50 per page
1
2 3 4 5
704