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21 votes

How can I express "I can't find any papers written about this"?

20 votes

What percentage of PhD theses are rejected nowadays?

17 votes
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Why many research results are presented as paid articles?

14 votes

Why do many talented scientists write horrible software?

8 votes

If an author does not intend to make much revenue from a book, why not make it open-access?

8 votes

Should non-native speakers get extra time to compose exam answers?

7 votes

Are there many countries in which universities pay PhD students a wage comparable to a basic job in industry?

7 votes

Are concerns about studying in Russia reasonable?

7 votes

What ratio of PhD graduates in STEM fields ultimately end up as (tenured) professors?

7 votes

Is it ethical for a professor to get masters students to work on open source modules related to the professor's profit-making company?

6 votes

Is it ethical to publish a paper about porting an existing software package to another programming language?

6 votes

What to do if assignment is against student's religion?

6 votes

Do postdoctoral studies have official certificate?

6 votes

Recommendation letter from a research adviser who is expelled from the university

6 votes

What to write in appeal for a rejected PhD application?

6 votes

What field of study allows a hobbyist to make a potential contribution

6 votes

A student in my course does well on exams, but doesn't do the homework: Go easy on them, or make them "pay the price?"

6 votes

I have found a mistake on someone's code published online: what is the protocol?

5 votes

How to deal with my academic advisor who offered me a postdoc position and try to prevent me getting other offers?

5 votes

Is doing two PhDs a good path?

5 votes

Does one need to be affiliated with a university to publish papers?

5 votes

What do you call research that has no hypothesis?

4 votes

Is it normal to submit an abstract to a conference when the research is NOT completed?

4 votes
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The chances of postdoc position higher in PhD country

4 votes

How to convince your PhD adviser about the research value of the topic?

4 votes
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Is citing data from a presentation not trustful?

4 votes

How many times is OK to register for a PhD program?

4 votes

What software license allows me to have GPL for academic use and paid use by industry for my open-source project?

4 votes

Is it ethical to use proprietary (closed-source) software for scientific computation?

4 votes

Our teacher is encouraging us to use cracked software

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