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Tom Au
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Do you need to get permission to publish a quote or small excerpt?

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Applying for a PhD in Engineering. Crappy Undergrad GPA, Good Masters GPA. Help!

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Does prestige of PhD granting insitution matter for those wanting to work in industry? And can a high level post doc position elevate an application?

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Why does research cost so much money?

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Is someone with a masters in CS eligible to apply to a CS masters program in another country?

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Is a self-taught person allowed to compete with other in a prize like Nobel Prize, Field Medal, etc?

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Can a discoverer give the name he wants to his finding?

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What's my chance of getting into a good math or statistics graduate program, if I don't have impressive grades the first three semesters of college

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What is the socio-economic argument or historical basis for university tuition fees?

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Expelled from undergrad university for poor academic performance, can I go back there (years later) for Masters?

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Can I do research at the university without acceptance to the university

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Showing interest / Applying for PhD position that has just opened, before finishing Master studies

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Does undergrad score matter very much when applying for a second Masters?

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How many graduate-level courses should one take to maximize chances of getting into graduate school? (PhD)

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What should I do if a coauthor, who has contributed the most among my coauthors, declined to be listed as a coauthor?

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What are the benefits of becoming an academic administrator?

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Can one really 'lose' old bad grades and get a fresh start?

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How to phrase an email in response to an unreasonable action by a superior?

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Is using academic writing services for a thesis considered plagiarism? Can they write in an original fashion?

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Bad undergraduate grades, decent research experience, what are the chances of PhD admits?

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For what reasons might a full professor lose tenure?

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I am an editor for a lousy paper and I found a better algorithm than theirs. Must I share it with them?

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Does an engineering paper have to improve on the state of the art quantitatively in order to be publishable?

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How to deal with students who lose their digital work?

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Can a professor tell you that you can’t use your phone before or after their class?

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Is it okay to discuss multiple interests when writing statement of purpose for attending a conference?

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MS degree after a PhD in physics

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Are master's degrees in the US mostly meant to prepare you for a Ph.D?

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Is there any requirement to cite recent literature in publications?

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Getting into math ten years after a BA in English