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What are job options after Phd in theoretical physics excluding academia

I am planning to do phd in theoretical physics at IISc( Indian Institute of Science), but my M.Sc and B.Sc are from very average universities which downgrades my profile. Even if i manage to get post-...
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Is this professor being unnecessarily harsh or did I actually make a mistake?

As a first-year PhD student, I've been receiving feedback on my dissertation plan from my supervisor and other professors. One of these professors recommended that I contact a professor from a ...
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Hard-to-find historical grey literature - any tips?

I am currently doing some research and a reference from 1982 has been cited in several more recent papers. The nature of the citations suggest this was a pivotal reference in the theory & practice ...
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Need help with CS endorsement for arXiv paper submission [closed]

I graduated from a university physics department and have been working primarily as a software engineer for years, so I don't have a university or institutional email address. However, I've been ...
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Where to Put Research On Resume Meant For Industry Purposes?

I've been working as research assistant in a lab and I've been working on a project that I'm presenting at a conference in the future. I'm updating my industry resume currently, and under the ...
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What kind of publications can i submit on my own without the need of supervisors approval?

I am a PhD student and I would like to publish some writings to academia to improve my profile, I do not aim for high-impact journals. I would like to publish by myself only because my supervisor is a ...
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Responding to a quality assurance [closed]

Thank you for informing me. I will look forward to their response, as I would like to rectify all of my faults. Ad well as, use this as a teaching moment on my behalf. I am hoping to learn from these ...
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If a reference is no longer publicly available, should you include the proofs of the results you cite from it?

I am writing a math paper and planning to cite 1-2 results from a non-published preprint article that I had found online a couple years ago. The original link to the document no longer works, since it ...
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Following up in a friendly exchange [closed]

I have been out of work and study for quite a long time, and have also decided to move country a couple of months ago. I dropped into the local Zoology Collection to enquire about volunteering ...
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What to do with a wide text in appendix of a paper [closed]

I am writing a paper and want to include my Mathematica commands in an appendix. By exporting my commands as a .tex file and including it in my paper’s tex file, I end at a text too wide to be fitted ...
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Designing a Teaching Innovation Study for Slow Learners in Civil Engineering

I am an Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering. I have recently been tasked by the Department Chair to design a teaching innovation study with the focus to support and enhance the academic ...
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How to guide Junior Lecturers in teaching a short Mathematics course

I joined a university recently as a senior lecturer. I became senior recently too and with the new environment (new university is private and previously I have been in a state university), ...
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Is 'Collaboration Agreement between Universities' needed when transferring?

(I'm writing this on behalf of my friend) I asked the Korean embassy in Romania about what I need for D-2 visa when I'm transferring to a university in South Korea. And they said I need: Acceptance ...
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Are journals interested in reviews of books that are several years old?

It seems that most book reviews are published within a year of the publication of the book. I assume that the more recent the book, the more interested a journal will be in publishing a review. But at ...
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How to find gaps in mathematics/theoretical physics/mathematical physics ? How to proceed after you found them?

How to find gaps in mathematics/theoretical physics/mathematical physics? I am interested to do independent research in physics though a purely mathematical/theoretical (pen and paper) approach with ...
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Am I experiencing discrimination from my professor, and if so, how can I safely go about this? [closed]

I am a post-baccalaureate grad student who is taking his first semester of grad classes. I feel that my professor has done everything she can to thwart my success in my course. I don’t fully know why ...
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Would a PhD from Europe, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand be accepted in the US?

I am planning to apply for a PhD program outside of the US but would like to know (I am not going for medical school, and assuming that the programs and universities are accredited in their respective ...
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Writing a meaningful paper of descriptive analysis/exploratory study

I have conducted a study with a rare type of participants for my graduate thesis and would just like to present their characteristics in a descriptive manner. In my opinion, just presenting the ...
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Why do people dislike the resources I've used in the past to get into master's and Ph.D. programs? [closed]

I'm an autistic Ph.D student (US, 4.5 years in) who's been active on a fair amount of forums and have received a fair number of negative comments in the past month regarding my academic experience. ...
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Advice for job application to a university position as a non-student

I originally asked this question at the workplace.stackexchange, but they told me this may be a better place for my question. I am applying to a job at a nearby university as a lab technician. One of ...
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Comparing my results with those of the previous studies

I would like to present the differences between the results of my study and those from other previous studies since I do not have any control/comparison group in my study design, but still want to ...
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Which is More Valuable in Computer Science: Conference or Journal Publications?

In the field of computer science, there seems to be a unique emphasis on where research findings are published, with significant weight often placed on conference papers compared to other fields where ...
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State of mathematical research in Indian Institutes like TIFR, ISI, IISC, CMI [closed]

I have recently finished my BS-MS in mathematics from Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata with mediocre grades. Due to lack of proper impression on my instructors, I can't ...
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I recently graduated with a University Bachelor Degree in Computer Engineering, and I am thinking about becoming a Latin teacher. What should I do? [closed]

Per my previous question, I recently graduated with a University Bachelor Degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Osijek. However, I don't want to be a programmer any more. Merely ...
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Seeking Advice on Authorship Dispute

My supervisor, who had no contribution to my thesis work, instructed me to write a paper from it for clearance. I provided a draft, but he submitted it to a conference with himself as the first author ...
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Severely underperforming during my internship. How do I tell my PI that I want to do more to get a first authored poster at least? Or, am I unfit?

I'm a soon to be a 4.5 year Ph.D candidate (ABD) in Experimental Psychology. A few weeks ago, I started an internship at a nationally recognized hospital in central Ohio (for the summer) that took 9/...
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What are some good up-to-Date industry level WebDev Project ideas? [closed]

I'm a third year college student here in India. Can you all help me with some good project ideas for webDev for internships and breaking into the industry, given that i have already build some ...
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Use of "would have + past participle" in a scientific article

I want to ask if the use of "would have + verb in past participle" is appropriate in a paper. What is the correct way of expressing a hypothetical outcome when describing past events? I may ...
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Do abstracting journals still exist (in the natural sciences)?

As of this writing, the (APS’s information for authors example) states: abstracts are reprinted in abstracting journals The style guide for Reviews of Modern Physics (by the same publisher) states: ...
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I did not contest a wrong but inconsequential accusation of plagiarism – can this come back to haunt me?

I’m studying for my bachelor’s in computer science in Germany. Last semester one of my assignments was flagged for plagiarism. I had given my code to a friend for reference purposes, but he ended up ...
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How to Ask a Top Professor to Co-Author a Paper with Me?

I am currently working on a research project that I believe has significant potential. I have identified a top professor in my field whose expertise aligns perfectly with my research topic. I would ...
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Is it appropriate to award points for this answer? (experimental physics) [closed]

The experiment in question asks the student to take several measurements for the period with different pendulum lengths.* Then it asks the student to pick a length, with justification, before ...
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Issue with Duplicate Citations on Google Scholar [closed]

I am writing to bring to your attention an issue I have noticed with my Google Scholar profile. It appears that one of my publications has been considered as two different entries, resulting in ...
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Has a publisher ever taken action against a researcher hosting the final version of their own paper?

There's an old paper (15+ years) of mine, with average citation numbers. It's pay-walled. I'd like to just post it on my web site, in its final version. Is this something I might regret? Has a ...
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in-text citation: multiple section of a book

I am using APA 7th and IEEE. In in-text citation, how to refer to multiple section of a book. I mean, i want to say in chapter C1, section S1 and chapter C2, section S2 the author talked about X. Here ...
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Machine learning researcher as a high-energy physics masters graduate

From what I understand, the majority of novel machine learning (ML) research is in applications such as natural language processing (NLP) and computer vision (CV). How can I focus my career on ...
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What is the general procedure to read and understand a research paper written by a third person?

I am reading a research paper given to me by my supervisor that was published by a research group at another university in another country. The aim is obviously to improve it. The paper is about ...
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Student dishartened by joint first authorship (unrightfully) requested by collaborator - what to do?

Clinical collaborator has collected samples of different body sites, performed assays using blood samples and collected metadata for all subjects. Our lab and collaborator's lab has PhD students. Our ...
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When applying to another bachelor's degree in the US is it advisable to get LOR's from professors in your first bachelors degree outside US? [closed]

When applying to US universities LOR's are considered to be very important and considering the fact that I lost touch with most of my teachers in high school do you think it will affect my chances of ...
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Who should I ask if I need further information about the submission guidelines of a journal?

Who should I ask if I want some further information about journal policies? I found something unclear in the author guideline of a journal in which I am interested in. I think the editor in chief is ...
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How did the 2012 rise in university fees in the UK affect university enrollment?

Did the number of domestic students decrease? Did international students start to make up a larger % of UK university enrollment?
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Which journal Pay associate editor in wiley, T&F or Springer etc? [closed]

I am confused that if Journals have APC , publisher having handsome amount, then why they don't pay to Editors.
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To what extent is it acceptable academic practice to ask for help in SE to write a proof of a paper that may be published? [duplicate]

I am currently trying to write a mathematical proof for a paper that I hope will some day be published in some peer-reviewed journal. In said proof, there is a step I am not seeing, and I have been ...
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How to approach profs from different unis for (mini) research projects?

I am set to complete my Masters this year (in 2-3 months) from a local university in India, and I haven't done a research project yet throughout my UG or PG years. I really like Algebra and Topology ...
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Is it possible that the editor is still looking for other reveiwers while one reviewer has submitted the reviewer report? [duplicate]

I submitted my manuscript in April 2024, and it was sent out for review 10 days later. As this is an Elsevier journal, I can track the progress of the peer review. More than two review invitations ...
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Statement of Contribution in Dissertation

I'm currently writing my PhD dissertation and I need to fill out the statement of declaration page. This page declares my contribution to my published papers, which are coauthored with my supervisor ...
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An editor thinks a correction should be posted on the author's website rather than published. Is he sticking to the academic ethics?

I had a casual chat about a famous paper in mathematical economics with an editor of a journal different from where the paper was published. We agree that some of the mathematical results are mistaken....
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Should I retract my submission to a CS conference after finding a couple of errors in manuscript?

I spotted two errors in my submission post-deadline for the first round of review (the next and final round is a rebuttal round where we can address the reviewers' comments). The errors are as follows:...
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Home Assistance Program in state/private universities for faculty: expensive cities in california, NY etc [closed]

I have several offers to work for R1 universities in California, NY, and other US states. I found the University of California has a home loan program (e.g., lower mortgage rate) for employees (e.g. ...
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Co-author conflict regarding paper submission to conference

My paper was first submitted to a conference but after some time, my PI asked us to shift our paper to another conference for some valid reasons. However this decision was announced to our department ...
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