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Tom van der Zanden
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86 votes

I unknowingly submitted plagiarised work

67 votes
Accepted

Examiner proof-reading master thesis before submission. Is this allowed?

52 votes

Including proofs of known theorems in master's thesis

50 votes

Does two lines of copied code constitute plagiarism?

24 votes

What do universities usually do with a student's graded final exams?

15 votes

Is it acceptable for the secretary to have full access to our entire Outlook agenda?

14 votes

Cannot present paper at conference. Instructor wants to move me to second author

13 votes

How to get started on a PhD?

12 votes

Citing a rejected paper in related work

9 votes
Accepted

How acceptable is it to ask a professor a question such as "so you think it's justifiable to take points off my proof for this?"?

9 votes

Doing PhD in Germany vs the Netherlands

8 votes

Is it appropriate to change authors' affliation at the final stage of proof reading?

8 votes
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Is it a good idea to ask my Master's supervisor to help me finding a PhD in other universities?

8 votes
Accepted

Math papers and open problems

7 votes

How to avoid plagiarism if I am learning from other's code?

7 votes
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How to handle a plagiarism report commented by arxiv?

5 votes

Can a paper be rejected for only detailing an algorithm mathematically and not programmatically (via pseudocode)?

4 votes
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If a paper has been accepted at a conference does it mean that it will be published?

4 votes

What are the default copyrights/IP restrictions for a work I post online?

3 votes

Is it unreasonable to set assignment deadlines on Saturday/Sunday?

1 vote
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Eventual Career Objective

1 vote

Is professorship (assistant/associate and full) a title or a position?

1 vote

Is it okay to reuse the text of a sentence from a paper that summarises the findings of a primary reference?

0 votes

Is it against the law to judge you based on your age and marital status when you applying for a PhD position?