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Nathan S.
  • Member for 10 years, 1 month
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  • Canada
25 votes

I am confused if this professor will fund me or not, I feel it is rude to ask directly

23 votes

Is it true that almost everyone who starts a PhD and sticks around long enough can get one?

17 votes

How do you deal with the ridiculous catch 22 to get into grad school

15 votes
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Is it unwise to contact the professor directly before getting admitted to a program in US?

11 votes

I noticed an error in a graded exam during office hours. Should I give the student the lower grade?

11 votes

Do universities in US contain rooms for discussions between students?

10 votes
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Can I put the proofs to my lemmas/theorems/corollaries in my appendix?

9 votes
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Do workshop publications hold the same value as conference publications in CS?

7 votes

Is conducting research in the field of evolutionary computing/genetic algorithms considered inferior within the CS community?

6 votes
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What is meant by real-world scenario in research papers?

4 votes

Bachelor thesis defense (math) - powerpoint sheets or rather traditional with chalk on a blackboard?

4 votes

Is there a site where I can look for potential collaborators on an academic project that I'm pursuing all by myself?

4 votes

Adding notes on my unofficial transcript

4 votes
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Advice for postdoc application

4 votes

Separating your publications into journals vs. conference/workshop

4 votes
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Why do so many researchers in CS fail to clarify their symbols and notations in research papers?

3 votes
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How to choose an associate editor for my manuscript?

3 votes
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Can a professor I didn't mention in my application accept me as his M.Sc. student?

3 votes

Switching group due to a lack of interest; How to break the news to an advisor who has been very supportive

2 votes
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Professor asked me to hand in a plagarism report. How do I do it?

2 votes

How difficult it is to get a TT in the U.S. after leaving the country?

2 votes

Faculty transition between two universities

2 votes

When can a thesis get rejected or asked for a major revision?

2 votes
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sharing ideas for collaboration or working on them individually?

2 votes

Which LaTeX template to pick if I want to write a paper that will stay unpublished?

2 votes

Co-author wants to put their current funding source in the acknowledgements section because they edited the paper

2 votes

Effect of duration taken to get phd degree when applying to faculty positions?

1 vote

Keeping job application secret

1 vote

Use logo of university in a presentation of work done elsewhere

1 vote

Transferring Computer Science graduate school