PhDiZone - PhD Guidance | Assistance | Thesis

Although PhD theses may differ widely, you certainly won't be awarded a PhD just for doing threeyear's work and you won't be awarded a PhD for "a diary of work done".

You can however take a collection of papers and turn it into the core of a PhD.

The need for it was evident so, as one of my PhD students approached the end of his project, I made notes of everything that I said to him about thesis writing.

Your dissertation is part of the requirements for a PhD

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cosmologists, genetics, aerospace are learning the value of our approach) there is a downside, in that often, a PhD takes a year to get to see what is worth building - this is why it is often wirth doing a PhDin a larger research project context (just as physicists go and usethe accelerator at CERN.....:-) >It would be nice if we could turn these rough notes into >a good collection of advice, so if you've got any contributions >(questions students would like answered or advice from staff >who have examined PhDs) then please email me and I'll add them to >the Web page.