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Oral Presentations - Addendum | Physics Career

I'll try not to make a habit out of this, but I believe there's something to add to this chapter of the series.In Part XIV, I mentioned the APS Meetings…
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Publishing in a Physics Journal (Addendum)

 When I first wrote this part of the series, I wasn't quite sure if I should include this. for most people submitting to most of the physics…
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Oral Presentations As a Physics Major

  I mentioned earlier that there are two ways for physicists to communicate their work. The first is via publications in peer-reviewed…
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Publishing in a Physics Journal As a Physics Major

  At this stage, you are well into your Ph.D research work, and depending on what area of physics you are in, you may already start…
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Research Work and The Lab Book As a Physics Major

  Now where were we? Oh yes! You have now started with your actual research work. You and your adviser have agreed on at least the…
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Initiating Research Work As a Physics Major

  It has been a while since the last installment of this series, so let’s recap on where you are right now. You should already…
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Choosing a Research Area and an Advisor As a Physics Major

  In the previous part, I described the trials and tribulations of going through the qualifying exam that almost all graduate physics…
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Alternative Careers for a Physics Graduate

  We are still discussing the final year of your undergraduate education. So far, we have covered what you need to consider if you…
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Early Physics Education in High Schools For Physics Majors

So You Want to Be a Physicist: A 22 Part Guide  Introduction: The motivation for creating the series One of the most frequent questions…