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Jan16-12 Greg Bernhardt
Hi everyone. I am a sophmore studying to get a bs in mechanical engineering. I am thinking about switching to civil...
Aug20-14 11:11 AM
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Hey folks, I'm Greg's sister. One career many scientists do not consider is becoming a patent attorney. I've been...
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Hello, I am a high school student that will enter the university in a year. I am really worried with the choice I...
Dec10-08 01:35 PM
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It seems to me that it is easier to start out as a mathematician and become a physicist than the other way round....
Aug4-07 02:29 AM
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Hello There! I am currently an undergraduate student at a state university in Pennsylvania. I went originally to...
Dec15-10 01:54 PM
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Hello all, I am a first year physics major and I am hoping for some guidance. I am looking into careers that I would...
Sep17-13 02:22 AM
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I'm currently in a Math PhD program (in the US), and I have the option of mastering out soon. I initially thought I...
Jan29-13 11:30 PM
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I have read that those with bachelor's degrees in math and or physics enter the work force in the capacity of software...
Oct9-09 10:41 PM
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So I'm getting ready to go to college next fall and I have been worried about my future. I've always figured I'd major...
Feb23-05 04:11 PM
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I'm majoring in math (2nd year) right now at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario. I'm considering switching...
Jul13-11 11:04 AM
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Backstory. Graduated March of this year. Typical "jack of all trades" Mathematics major: I know basic probability,...
Dec5-13 06:18 PM
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I'll try to give you guys the short of it. I am usually quite critical of myself and focus on the negatives, but...
Jul16-12 11:49 PM
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I've decided I really like math, but I'm too realistic to expect to make a living off of it alone. Are there any jobs...
Mar1-11 04:03 PM
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I'm currently a grad student and I was hoping some of the more experienced members of this board could give me some...
Jan12-10 08:41 PM
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Here's one to your mathematicians out there: What do you write in your grant proposals? I mean, you can't really...
Jun23-09 08:59 PM
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So, nearly every math professor I've ever happened to know who is an American got his or her PhD from one of about a...
Aug30-10 10:19 AM
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Hi! I am a senior undergraduate student. I am really interested in math and would like to pursue it further, but I...
Apr11-12 08:28 AM
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Is it? I don't any languages. I don't really care to learn them, but I know I'll be at a great disadvantage in the job...
Jan18-11 12:25 PM
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I enjoy both mechanics and pure mathematics equally! I'd just like to hear everyone's thoughts on a 4yr Meng...
Aug12-14 03:17 AM
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So I am transferring to a university within a year, and I don't know which math major to choose. It is either...
Oct19-10 11:39 PM
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Are there math courses in university that teach you how to invest in the stock market? If so can you link me a website...
Aug20-09 10:27 AM
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How exactly does it work when a beginning graduate student wants to attend a conference? Do they usually take care of...
May18-09 03:28 PM
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I have been thinking lately about what I'm going to do with a graduate degree in math. Here is the situation. I...
Aug30-08 01:01 PM
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Hello, I just graduated from Penn State this past May with a bachelor's degree in math and a minor in psychology. I...
Nov12-08 04:59 PM
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Do you think it is feasible to get a Math and/or Physics degree while working full time ?
Sep17-09 07:37 AM
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Hello everyone. I am going to college and plan on majoring in mathematics because my enjoyment of it is very great....
May26-11 11:08 PM
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I want to be a math and physics teacher at the high school level, or possibly teaching adult continuing education...
Apr8-10 02:43 PM
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Hi everyone, I am currently a first year college student in my university in australia. I am doing Double major in...
Mar20-12 06:37 AM
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hi Is it necessary for a hardware electronics design engineer to know hitech math and physics to do his daily work....
Sep17-08 12:54 AM
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Hi, I was wondering if the mathematicans on the forums could help me out with my choices for the next few years??...
Jul9-06 12:12 PM
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Hello everyone, I am a student in Engineering Physics and I'm currently at the point where we have to choose in...
Apr13-13 03:38 PM
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Hi all, it is interesting to compare materials scientist and physicist.. what you guys think of essential...
Dec5-09 02:33 PM
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Hi. I'm about to pick my undergraduate degree and I can't decide on the engineering course I want. I was thinking of...
Aug25-12 12:46 PM
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Hi, I did Masters in Materials science and presently about to complete PhD in materials technology, to be more...
Feb7-09 04:49 PM
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Hi everyone, I'm an a-level student (year 13) doing Physics, Chemistry and Maths. I am struggling of what university...
Oct10-13 06:33 PM
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So, I am going to be graduating with a BS in physics next spring and I am unsure about what to to about grad school. ...
Mar5-10 04:04 PM
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I am an Undergraduate Electrical Engineering student. I want to know what is the difference between having work...
Sep28-12 07:53 PM
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I'm a mechanical engineer but only on paper, I think.. I just finally defended my thesis which focused on...
Oct11-10 07:15 AM
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I'm currently working on my bachelors in engineering physics and mathematics. I plan on getting a doctorate in...
Nov14-10 08:06 AM
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I've been working in a cubicle farm for the last year and a half, and think that I might die of boredom soon. I'm...
Oct2-11 10:32 AM
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Hi All, Im interested in a career in industry. I have a BS in physics and looking into masters programs. As far as...
May6-14 03:12 PM
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I'm writing this for a friend of mine - really! He has a masters in Physics. He's currently teaching college level...
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