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  1. Rlaneholliday

    Admissions I'm accepted as a PhD student. Interview for funding/RA -- Any Advice?

    First post, so I'm not entirely sure if this is the right place to post this. I have been accepted as a PhD student at the Stevens Institute of Technology. It's my ideal institute as my area of interest is in nanofabrication/nanophotonics and their lab is top tier in this regard. I was not...
  2. Auto-Didact

    Interviews with Penrose

    Sir Roger Penrose, famous for his numerous contributions to mathematics and physics, is approaching 90 but still pretty active. In this thread I'll post some of his most recent and best interviews. The interviews tend to be a mixture of him talking about some new idea of his, his prior academic...
  3. Brandon Lathrop

    Interview About Writing in Engineering

    I am a senior in college, working on getting my bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering. I am currently taking an upper division writing class about writing in engineering, and am required to interview someone either presently working or has worked in the field, about writing in engineering...
  4. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with Theoretical Physicist Clifford Johnson - Comments

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  5. yeshuamo

    Admissions What is an informal interview? (for a graduate program in the U.K.)

    I have received an invitation to interview for a graduate program in the U.K. The email came from a professor who previously expressed interest in working with me and helped me write a fellowship application. Now, my question is: what makes a graduate interview in physics "informal"? Mind you...
  6. fresh_42

    B Interview with Karen E. Smith (Mathematician at U-M)

    Here's an interview I've found on the AMS site, which I think offers some interesting insights on the way to become a scientists. http://www.ams.org/publications/journals/notices/201707/rnoti-p718.pdf Especially what she said about the learning process can be seen as a real good advice:
  7. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with Biologist Jim McNamara - Comments

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  8. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with Astronomer Pamela Gay - Comments

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  9. fresh_42

    B Interview with Lisa Randall

    Lisa Randall (Harvard): https://www.physics.harvard.edu/people/facpages/randall Video: http://www.3sat.de/mediathek/?obj=62357 (41 minutes long, English, click the picture)
  10. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Q&A With Universe Today's Fraser Cain - Comments

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  11. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with a Theoretical Physicist: Sabine Hossenfelder - Comments

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  12. S

    Need to interview a Mechanical Engineer

    I am a first-year Mechanical Engineering major at Cal Poly, and I need to interview a Mechanical Engineer for my Technical Writing class. If you have a few minutes and could answer these five questions, I would greatly appreciate it! What are common genres in the field of mechanical...
  13. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with Mathematician Fresh_42 - Comments

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  14. KaelanSong

    Need Mechanical Engineer to interview, Urgent

    One of classes needs me to interview an engineer with a degree of my same major (mechanical engr), preferably with 7+ years of experience in the field (we can lie about that, but deadlines are approaching and I've struck out everywhere), AND A BUSINESS CARD (used as proof to my professor that...
  15. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with Instrument Engineer Jim Hardy - Comments

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  16. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with Physics Mentor: Stevendaryl - Comments

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  17. C

    Chemistry Chemistry Professionals -- I have an Interview -- help please

    Hey everyone, I am a recent chemistry undergrad and just got an interview for a lab supervisor at a local college (undergrad) I know I will have to assume a lot of responsibility, and I am prepared for that. However, being my first professional opportunity, I have no idea what to expect. I know...
  18. micromass

    Insights Interview with a Physicist: David Hestenes - Comments

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  19. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with Science Advisor DrChinese - Comments

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  20. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with a Physicist: David J. Griffiths - Comments

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  21. kq6up

    Physics Tips for Preparing for an Adjunct Professor Interview at a Community College?

    I have an interview with a community college physics department for a part time teaching gig. Can anyone provide me with some tips of what to expect. I am going to give a 10 minute presentation on elliptical orbits as well for a sample lecture. I am not so nervous about that bit -- it is the...
  22. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with a Physics Mentor: Nugatory - Comments

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  23. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with a Physicist: Sean Carroll - Comments

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  24. I

    Admissions Email professor 10 days after admissions interview?

    I had a skype interview with a professor in Canada for M.Sc. admissions. This was 10 days ago on April 20. The interview went okay. He said he would talk to the graduate coordinator, check my application and get back to me by the end of April. Monday, May 2nd would be the first working day after...
  25. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with a Chem-Physicist: DrClaude - Comments

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  26. Greg Bernhardt

    Insights Interview with a Physics Mentor: PeterDonis - Comments

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  27. I

    B Dynamics and Kinematics Interview Question Examples

    So, my teacher is going to do almost like an interview to the class, asking our knowledge about Dynamics and Kinematics, and I was wondering if I can get questions to test my knowledge in Dynamics and Kinematics to get ready for it.
  28. M

    Lesson advice for interview

    Hello, I am about to have my first ever job interview for a teaching role, I am not even an NQT yet, I am still on my PGCE. The school I am being interviewed for are among the top grammar schools in the country and obviously have very high standards. I am doubtful I will get it as I am so...
  29. Z

    Engineering Interview. Answers from engineers appreciated.

    Hi. I'm a high school student currently and I am interested in taking a look into the engineering field. I am taking an engineering/mathematics class at the moment, and one of our assignments is to interview a professional in the field to get to know more about how the career path is. I just...
  30. W

    Juggling Interview (Interview Requests)

    Hi, so I interviewed in one company, say Company1 on the 17th of June, and I was told by the interviewer that they would contact me for a second interview, which has not yet happened. I have secured an interview with Company2 . Now, I do not have a shining background, and this is a new area for...
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