As many research postgraduates do, I consider my PhD as “work”. The reason? I (will be) contributing to as yet unknown science, and at the end, my thesis will show that I have contributed to the scientific community and I hope by then I will have published several papers which will prove to the world, and myself of course, that my work is valid. 265 more words
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Richard Feynman, one of the greatest physicists of all time, is our #1 sexy scientist. His vast contributions include pioneering work in quantum electrodynamics and theoretical frameworks for quantum computing and nanotechnology. 159 more words
One of the things that my group is working on in collaboration with David Schwab at Princeton and Mo’ Khalils Lab at the BU Center for synthetic biology is thinking about the thermodynamics, information, and learning in cells. 943 more words
In linguistics, the language we use to talk about language is referred to as metalanguage. In order to talk about language, we need specialized terminology to facilitate the discussion. 525 more words
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