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 Views: 442 Announcement: End of year contest, $75+$50 prize! Dec18-13 Meta Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views Pinned: The Should I Become An Engineer? Thread ( 1 2 3 ... Last) At the suggestion of Shahil, I'm starting this thread as a general guidance thread for prospective engineers. Some... Dec7-13 07:07 PM thegreenlaser 1,001 586,424 Pinned: The Should I Become a Mathematician? Thread ( 1 2 3 ... Last) I am interested in starting this discussion in imitation of Zappers fine forum on becoming a physicist, although i... Dec5-13 08:19 AM Seydlitz 3,563 831,947 Pinned: So You Want To Be A Physicist ( 1 2) So You Want To Be A Physicist Written by ZapperZ Table of Contents Introduction: The motivation for creating the... Sep13-13 12:23 PM Greg Bernhardt 22 169,536 I'm currently 20. The highest level of math I took in high school was algebra 2 :frown:... I've always done well in... Apr3-09 03:35 PM portal_ 0 531 Hi! I don't know what to pick as a major. I am extremely interested in both fields (moreso than any other major at... Apr3-09 03:25 PM aerospaceut10 8 3,806 Hey everyone, I've been thinking about my summer, and I would like to do some sort of research. I applied for some... Apr3-09 10:44 AM papernail 5 3,345 Do you need one before the other or does the order not matter? Apr3-09 08:30 AM Nick M 9 3,476 I'm thinking about doing my masters in either in Systems or Electrical Engineering at the George W. University. ... Apr3-09 12:25 AM fizzziks 2 2,191 I consider myself good with numbers; computations and stuff. But when it comes to the conceptual analysis of physics,... Apr2-09 11:39 PM buffordboy23 3 863 I'm a freshman at Amherst College in my first college physics course (actually an E&M course). I was doing poorly at... Apr2-09 11:07 PM quasar_4 11 2,709 http://grad-schools.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/grad/phy/search Apr2-09 09:55 PM AUMathTutor 3 4,990 Alright I'm a first year physics student whose goal is to get a masters or PHD in atomic or particle physics. However... Apr2-09 07:10 PM akshaythegeek 6 1,593 I was just wondering how college degrees work. Lets say I got a degree in general physics but also have knowledge of... Apr2-09 06:38 PM Okki2 3 1,581 There was great input on Studying smarter, thanks everyone. Now when it comes to test taking itself are there any... Apr2-09 04:41 PM rwisz 5 795 Hi I know some of you guys are from europe who may be able to answer my question. I'm seriously considering working in... Apr2-09 04:29 PM djeitnstine 0 4,597 How much might the field of aerospace engineering grow in the future. Do you think that the average salary will... Apr2-09 04:21 PM djeitnstine 2 2,870 Every time i try to Google information about physicist, i don't get what i'm looking for. So, i decided to ask you... Apr2-09 11:35 AM aerospaceut10 30 22,445 Just curious as to what most of you non-RA grad students do during the summer semesters? I would like to take some... Apr2-09 10:12 AM Topher925 6 1,065 I've been offered admissions to Concordia University (not very well known) in comp sci with a little funding, and... Apr2-09 12:25 AM daveyinaz 4 1,095 So I plan to pursue Mathematical Physics. I personally love to do straightforward math but I love physics as well. I... Apr1-09 10:33 PM mellye 0 587 Hello! New here. For a while I have been setting my eyes on NASA for my future career, and I'm stuck on what degree... Apr1-09 09:57 PM haloshade 10 2,521 What are different areas of study in Applied Mathematics? That's what I'm planning to do in college but I'm trying... Apr1-09 08:54 PM thrill3rnit3 9 1,767 There are a wealth of resources... videos, texts, libraries, etc. that are available to us in our studies in physics.... Apr1-09 07:56 PM Jacobpm64 55 4,711 I'm a junior in high school just enrolling in the Physics course this year (after failing/dropping AP physics the... Apr1-09 07:22 PM thrill3rnit3 5 1,314 OK, now I have been admitted at 3 universities, and accepted the offer in one of them, is time to reject the other... Apr1-09 07:09 PM Choppy 1 1,046 i'm in my 4th year in college but will graduate next fall, double majoring in physics and applied math. i'm looking... Apr1-09 04:58 PM creepypasta13 10 1,808 Can somebody tell me how can i create a powerful electromagnetic field using magnetic wires. I don't want it to be... Apr1-09 04:52 PM T.O.E Dream 1 1,353 I'm doing a pre university science course at the moment and I'm doing really well because I love this stuff. At this... Apr1-09 02:03 PM AUMathTutor 16 1,498 Hi, A friend of mine just did the test exam in physics on GRE homepage today, his ambitions are to receive a... Apr1-09 01:55 PM camel_jockey 12 1,392 I'm in my (general) first year of engineering and I have to now decide which discipline I want to go into. I need some... Apr1-09 10:23 AM subSquall 8 7,521 Lately, I've been trying to learn as much as mathematics as i can, but i have been also trying to find out what order... Apr1-09 06:03 AM Tiger99 13 1,303 Hi, I am new on this site and actually was a biochemistry major starting out, but have always had a thing for physics... Apr1-09 03:25 AM superfly35 0 858 I would like to get a general sense of the life course of a physicists. I'm finishing up my ugrad. studies and... Apr1-09 03:06 AM ks_physicist 16 2,558 People on this forum have talked about studying smarter then instead of harder. Well, can you give examples? I am... Apr1-09 02:39 AM djeitnstine 13 1,723 Any Korean here applied to MIT and got accepted? I'm applying next year and need some advice I would like to... Apr1-09 01:17 AM maruhan2 7 1,516 Fall 05 Introduction to Computer Science Real Analysis I Linear Algebra E&M Classical Mechanics I Is that... Mar31-09 10:48 PM khemix 19 3,036 I am a second year physics major at Santa Clara University with a minor in philosophy and I am strongly considering... Mar31-09 03:14 PM khemix 3 1,238 I took classical (engineering) thermodynamics a few years ago, and this semester I am taking a statistical... Mar31-09 01:47 PM Topher925 8 1,551 I am a BTech in Computer Science. Is it possible to do phd in pure math from a good American university ? Can I do it... Mar31-09 07:31 AM NJOsment 0 848 Hi, I'll give you a quick background of my university years so far. In first year I did really poorly, 60%, and... Mar30-09 09:46 PM Flat 4 1,036 Do you guys ever feel like you just get burnt out with regards to physics? I found that I really loved it a little... Mar30-09 09:24 PM Mzachman 8 1,439 So i have a choice of 2 schedules next year, them being: AP Calculus BC (Calc I + II) AP Statistics AP Physics C... Mar30-09 08:26 PM Wellesley 2 701 I was accepted to both UC Merced and William and Mary. Objectively, which of these schools would be a better choice... Mar30-09 06:12 PM debra donato 16 1,958