Category: Graduate School

Taking Class Notes with LaTeX

“Are you actually typing these notes?” The professor looked at me in disbelief. I’m pretty confident I was the first person to ever try typing his lecture notes, especially given how equation-heavy this aerospace engineering graduate course was. I think

Will an engineering PhD over-qualify me for jobs?

“If I get a PhD in engineering, will I have trouble finding a job after I graduate?” This question dominates the minds of many prospective (and current!) PhD students in engineering.