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27 votes
4 answers
6k views

Solving open problem with elementary method, is this publishable

17 votes
5 answers
8k views

Is it common for a mathematics Master's student to have no publications?

13 votes
6 answers
9k views

Impress potential PhD advisor with my work, will it backfire?

8 votes
2 answers
3k views

Is it considered spam if I send emails to ask professors to view my manuscript?

7 votes
4 answers
4k views

Appeal the grade in oral exam in Germany

5 votes
2 answers
360 views

I have some (possibly) original results and advisor cannot help, how should I proceed?

4 votes
2 answers
2k views

Do professors in pure mathematics hire non-PhD research assistant?

4 votes
2 answers
1k views

Does it look weird when all my publications are all in the stage of "submitted"?

3 votes
1 answer
331 views

How to approach potential PhD advisors when you have submitted cranky looking paper?

3 votes
1 answer
608 views

Is there a chance to get in math phd for a physics student? [closed]

3 votes
3 answers
905 views

A professor invited me to their seminar when I enquired about working on a master thesis with them: did they reject me?

3 votes
1 answer
419 views

Should I ask my professor giving a lecture to switch languages?

2 votes
1 answer
143 views

How should I present my work to my advisor? [closed]

2 votes
1 answer
164 views

Will taking basic courses missed during undergraduate now as a non-degree student help for my PhD applications?

2 votes
2 answers
244 views

Can I publish if I develop a tool, but it solve non important problem only? (Mathematics)

2 votes
1 answer
90 views

Should I mention results that have not been peer-reviewed in my application?

1 vote
1 answer
186 views

Bad grade in thesis, a paper submitted, can this help?

1 vote
1 answer
200 views

Should I reserve some results before my PhD

1 vote
1 answer
329 views

Is "stealing idea" rare in mathematics?

1 vote
2 answers
172 views

Submit a revised manuscript to another journal

1 vote
1 answer
188 views

Is it appropriate to upload student's project to social media?

1 vote
1 answer
107 views

Submitting an "old" rejected manuscript to the same journal even though method and conclusion are different?

1 vote
2 answers
178 views

Is sending an almost entirely new revised version of manuscript to the journal appropriate?

1 vote
1 answer
222 views

Does it count as having independently solved a problem if I did not realize that prior work (that I was aware of) had already done it?

1 vote
1 answer
211 views

How many revisions are too much for a submitted manuscripts?

1 vote
2 answers
297 views

Getting reference letter from professors whom I took their class-should I make any impression except my grade?

1 vote
1 answer
137 views

Should I mention unfinished master work in my CV in order to show I have research experience?

1 vote
1 answer
126 views

Can acing the upper level course compensate background of no basic course in graduate application

0 votes
1 answer
350 views

How many different(but overlapping) master degree can one have?

0 votes
1 answer
204 views

Should I find my advisor for letter of recommendation if I obtained a low grade in thesis? [closed]