10 Math Tips to Save Time and Avoid Mistakes

Exam situations are always situations of stress. It comes with…

Getting Started with Solar System Imaging

Some of the most visible objects in the sky are objects within…

Computer Language Primer - Part 1

In this Insights Guide the focus is entirely on types of languages,…

Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: Tripods

  A tripod holds a camera still while the shutter…

Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: DSLR

  I'm ready for a DSLR! A: These cameras were…

Advanced Astrophotography Tips

  "I’ve tried astrophotography and want to know…

Intermediate Astrophotography Tips

  Level 2: I know how to use a camera, what do I…

Introduction to Astrophotography

  For this Insight series (3 total), my assumption…

Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: Real Cameras

  I've never owned a camera, but I want to get a…

Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: Compact Point and Shoot

  I've never owned a camera (besides what is in my…

Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: Introduction

  First, congratulations! Camera technology has advanced…

So I Am Your Intro Physics Instructor

I posted this elsewhere (on my personal blog), and someone mentioned…

Reflections on Product Quality

On Hardware Quality It is impossible to test quality into…

How to Self-Study Algebra. Part II: Abstract Algebra

There are three big parts of mathematics: geometry, analysis…

Problems with Self-Studying

For several years already I have been trying to help people who…

Resources for High School Physics at Home

A year long high school Physics course is important preparation…

How to Self-study Analysis. Part II: Intermediate Analysis

If you wish to follow this guide, then you should know how to…

How to Self-study Algebra: Linear Algebra

In this insight I will give a roadmap to learn the basics of…

Resources for High School Math at Home

The popularity of home schooling and failures of the public schools…

Am I Cut Out for Mathematics or Sciences?

We often get threads by new members asking whether they are cut…

In High School and Want to Do Advanced Mathematics?

This insight is written for high school students who don't feel…

Secrets of Successful Science Projects

Abstract Over the past few years, the author and his wife have…

How to Self Study Geometry. Part I: Pure Geometry

Geometry is one of the oldest parts of mathematics. It has been…

How to Self Study Analysis. Part I: Intro Analysis

This is a sequel to my posts on self-studying mathematics. I…

So You Want to Go Back to School

Motivations for creating the series I came to Physics Forums…

How to Self-Study Calculus

  We often get questions here from people self-studying…
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Your Curriculum Vitae

    I am going to backtrack a little bit…
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Postdoctoral Physics Position

    If you intend to pursue an academic/research…
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Getting a Physics Job!

    In the previous chapter, we have reached…
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Your Physics Thesis Defense

    At this point, you have completed writing…
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Writing Your Doctoral Thesis/Desertation

    At this stage, you have performed your…
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Oral Presentations - Addendum

I'll try not to make a habit out of this, but I believe there's…
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Publishing in a Physics Journal (Addendum)

  When I first wrote this part of the series, I…