I'm really quite sure at this point of my undergraduate education that mathematical physics is the answer for me - I love my upper level math courses, especially differential geometry, group theory, etc. But I started in physics, and remain a physicist at heart (I think!) - with most of my favorite mathematical theories somehow relating to physics (relativity, quantum mechanics, etc.).(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

My question is, if I want to pursue a career in mathematical physics, do I have the greater advantage going to grad school for math or for physics? If I stay in physics, I'm guaranteed to get physics research, but maybe not be able to use the math so much. If I do math, how likely is it that my research could be related to physics? Any suggestions? I'm open to ideas...

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# Mathematical Physics - Math or Physics?

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