Advice for Graduate Students
is maintained by my younger brother
Ph.D. dissertation/research advice
Ph.D. dissertation/research advice:
on Ph.D. thesis proposals in computing science by H. C. Lauer
- Tips on How
to write a PhD Thesis given during the doctoral symposium at ASE'00 by Steve
for finishing a Ph.D. (pdf document containing slides by Prof. Daniel M.
- How to
Organize your Thesis, by John W. Chinneck.
to write a thesis in an Experimental area of Computer Science by Doug
- How to write a Ph.D.
thesis by Joe Wolfe.
- Tips for Writing
and Presentation of Thesis or Dissertation by Joseph Levine.
Advice, by Olin Shivers Dissertation
- Resources for Students
interested in the PhD by Norman Ramsey
- How to get
admitted to a PhD program, by Norman Ramsey.
- What Am I
Doing Here? A Guide to the Unwritten Rules of Grad School in the Sciences
by Cory Kerens, Ph.D.
anyone considering a Ph.D. in Computer Science, by Doug
key research decisions. From 500 Tips For Research Students, by
Sally Brown, Liz McDowell and Phil Race.
- Jeff Offut
Lectures for PhD Courses
- So long, and
thanks for the Ph.D.!, by Ronald Azuma
- A Letter to
Research Students, by Duane A. Bailey
on the Network: A Guide to Professional Skills for PhD Students
Thesis Computer Science
- Thoughts on Ph.D.
Qualifiers by Phil Koopman
- Tom Martin's qual page
for some good hints from the student point of view.
Study in the Computer and Mathematical Sciences : A Survival Manual,
- How to be a Good
Graduate Student by Marie desJardins.
- Guide to
working with Norman Ramsey expectations and obligations as an advisor.
Dictionary of Useful Research Phrases
Prevention and Recovery at MIT
on the Network by Phil Agre
- How to be
terrible graduate student (by Graeme Hirst, University of Toronto).
an Advisor by Marshall Lev Dermer, UW-Milwaukee.
- Information for
current and prospective graduate students by Timothy Finin.
- Computer Science
Graduate School Survival Guide by Ronald Azuma.
- Notes On The
the Ph.D. by the graduate school of UW
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