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51 votes
6 answers
11k views

Regret after not being able to solve a problem that my supervisor did easily

25 votes
3 answers
9k views

Why do pure mathematicians tend to start publishing good papers a bit late?

19 votes
7 answers
6k views

What do you do when you're stuck at a problem?

15 votes
16 answers
11k views

How do you respond to people who say pure mathematics has less value than applied mathematics because "it doesn't have any practical application"?

14 votes
4 answers
4k views

Can I include a solution my advisor came up with in my PhD thesis or be a co-author for a paper?

7 votes
1 answer
602 views

How often does an advisor suggest a research problem to his PhD student?

5 votes
4 answers
595 views

How to get feedback from my supervisor about me

3 votes
2 answers
282 views

Importance of my PhD research for my post-doc

1 vote
0 answers
108 views

How to stay calm on days of no progress? [duplicate]

0 votes
2 answers
437 views

What do PhD supervisors think when their senior graduate student makes mistakes? [duplicate]

-1 votes
5 answers
1k views

Are mathematicians paid enough? [closed]