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I am interested in starting this discussion in imitation of Zappers fine forum on becoming a physicist, although i...
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So, I am thinking about transferring from Georgetown College (KY), where I currently attend, to Washington University...
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Hi I am considering doing a PhD in electronic engineering, at an unknown, under acknowledged University. When local...
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Should one keep citations to not so well known publications/books (non-trivial citations), and not bother citing some...
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i'm a math major that is looking to get into a phd program for math. while fulfilling my general education...
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I know it may sound strange, but I by time I finish my undergraduate degree in physics at my current university, I...
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I am interested in Quantum Mechanics and relativity. Because I am only fifteen I am unable to understand everything...
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I'm try to decide about online college and I keep finding all sorts of information about a college must be accredited....
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Maybe you've heard about Hubbert peak aka Peak Oil . Otherwise, this threads should be useful for you: ...
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Does anyone have any opinion on the best maths websites availiable? I was thinking of something which gives an...
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After having read a big part of "Who wants to be a Physicist" I was quite surprised that it is possible to apply for a...
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Anyone have suggestions for doing well in this competition in the US?
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I was wondering: I have the rankings for condensed matter physics schools, but I would like to know what school is...
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What is generally the highest level of math required to earn a theoretical physics major? I've been going to school...
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Question: I plan on getting an M.S. in physics en route to a PhD at a more prestigious institution, so that I'll be...
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Hey guys, I am applying to University of Delaware and was wondering if the title of graduating in honors physics was...
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I am currently striving towards an Honours Degree in Physics at the University of Saskatewan. However, I am hearing a...
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Hi, As from next year, I will be attending university. At this point in time I am studying Pure Mathematics and...
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I am an American international school student , next year I'm going to take AP exams 2009 (Physics, Math, and...
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I sent an article to ApJ for a while ago. This article is a summary of the results of my research in a relevant...
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Hey guys, I am curious if anyone can help me out with these majors. I'm at the point where I definitely need to choose...
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I am currently a math undergrad with my sights set on an elite grad school for pure school. My question to what...
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I have been taking real analysis II this semester and I am starting to get a better grasp over the broad subject of...
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My school offers a degree in Earth and Space Exploration. To me it sounds intresting and I'm thinking about double it...
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Can anyone guide me in this. I'm going back to to join the MSc in Medical physics( internet learning) after 7 years of...
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so heres the thing, i basically have a physics minor and decided to go to applied math grad school since i think it'll...
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i am going back to college in january to study physics. from my first college experience i earned 39 credit hours, but...
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Hello everyone, I'm just about to graduate from a small private university with a major in Physics. I have been...
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I'm applying to grad schools this semester. I think I want to go into biophysics and do neuroscience research. Does...
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Is it normal to be bored of my research at the second year stage of a physics PhD? Or is this a sign that I should be...
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I am a senior Engineering Physics Major at Eastern Michigan. The program is not ABET accredited, however the physics...
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Hey guys, I know that PF posters often say to search, so I did that. I found that like 99% of the forum listed...
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Hi, I'm a new math major--I withdrew from college for awhile, switched majors, transferred, etc. I finally realized...
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In my first year at college I have taken BND IT, BNA Sport in the second year I have taken AS Maths, A2 Maths and...
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I tried this before with no avail, so this time I'm going to be a little more expressive about my situation. Currently...
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I took majors in biochemistry and chemistry, i started to enjoy physical chemistry bcos its more like physics,,,,the...
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Perhaps I am not reading the chapters enough, but this is just intro to physics where there aren't even any math...
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I'm looking for graduate schools now, and noticing that some schools have separate applied physics departments. If I...
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Hey everyone, I'm an applied math undergrad whose research is in applications of topology to fluids and mechanics. I...
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