# Questions tagged [advice]

This tag is for questions requesting advice (e.g. on a suitable publishing venue, presentation strategy, career move, ethical dilemma). It should be used in conjunction with a more specific tag, such as [tag:journals], [tag:teaching], [tag:career], or [tag:ethics].

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### Advice: What topics to study now in analytic number Theory( And if there are video lectures( Open Online course) / Course notes available on website)

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### I want to enter graduate school in pure math. Is doing REU in “mathematical modeling” a good idea? Is it essential skill to learn?

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### Soft Question: Asking for advice: how to study math? [closed]

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### Applying Phd directly after undergraduate [closed]

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### How to structure a proof by induction in a maths research paper?

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### What qualities and achievements can outweigh bad grades? [closed]

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### How difficult will it be to start doing research in pure mathematics in the near future? [closed]

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### Need advice or assistance for son who is in prison. His interest is scattering theory

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### Referring to computer software in a paper

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### Is it possible to jump ship to mathematics?

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### Recommendations on PhD programs in Europe on number theory

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### Advice for researchers outside academia

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### Engineering mathematics course and the order of the teaching of its topics

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### Publishing undergraduate research

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### Kashiwara-Schapira Trilogy

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### Note rejected from arXiv: what to do next?

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### Pros and cons of specializing in an esoteric research area

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### What are some problems for research in functional analysis that can possibly be solved by someone with basic knowledge of the subject? [closed]

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### What kind of work experience should be included in a math CV?

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### Why doesn't mathematics collapse even though humans quite often make mistakes in their proofs?

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### Tricks for getting a creative idea [closed]

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### Is the field of q-series 'dead'? [closed]

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### Doubts related Shifting from Pure to Applied math [closed]

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### Publishing a Simple Paper as an Undergraduate

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### What are examples of books which teach the practice of mathematics?

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### What programming language should a professional mathematician know? [closed]

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### How practical is it to change research areas within math after a PhD? [closed]

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### Where to find “Families of curves on a surface of general type” (MR0457450)?

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### What are problems at the center of geometric topology of 2 dimensions? [closed]

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### I am seeking advice for a general audience expository journal [duplicate]

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### Research-only permanent positions worldwide

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### Advice on research ideas on Non Linear Dynamics [closed]

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### A general question on comparison of integrals and a specific problem

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### Etiquette of publishing folklore results

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### Result About Zeta Function Worth Publication? [closed]

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### When a journal doesn't give your work a fair chance [closed]

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### A new result on the Diophantine equation $x^3 + y^3 +z^3 = 3$ [closed]

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### Arithmetical results to help study arithmetic geometry?

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### Asking for Advices for Choosing a Ph.D thesis problem (in PDE area)

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### What's the minimum amount of knowledge to start doing research? [closed]

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### Research and exposition: how does writing “basic” books affect your “serious” research work?

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### Where to find (personal) motivation [closed]

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### Design slides for presentation (conference talk) [closed]

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### Advice for pure-math Phd students [closed]

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### How can an extremely mathematically talented young person be helped to fulfill his/her potential?

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### How difficult will it be for me to switch fields (details below) after my Ph.D. in pure mathematics?

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### Preparing for Set Theory Research

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### State of research in moduli space of flat connections

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### Research topics restricted to students at top universities?

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