Preparing for Set Theory Research

Is reading Jech’s text on Set Theory too little, just enough, or overkill to prepare oneself to do independent research in set theory? This would be my first attempt at doing independent research after taking 5 graduate level math courses and doing well. If I think I’m interested in Set Theory, and want to get … Read more

A new result on the Diophantine equation x3+y3+z3=3x^3 + y^3 +z^3 = 3 [closed]

Closed. This question is opinion-based. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it can be answered with facts and citations by editing this post. Closed 6 years ago. Improve this question The above Diophantine equation is unknown to have any further integer solutions other than (x,y,z)=(1,1,1) and … Read more

Design slides for presentation (conference talk) [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for MathOverflow. Closed 8 years ago. Improve this question Question: What are approved guidelines for design good slides for a conference talk, especially with focus on mathematics? I’m aware of the following, general … Read more

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

Closed. This question is opinion-based. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it can be answered with facts and citations by editing this post. Closed last year. Improve this question I am a first year PhD student in mathematics (complex differential and Kahler Geometry) and the other … Read more

Should I write to the referee? [closed]

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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)

I am a person living in a 3rd world country and completed my masters in mathematics in July 2020. Then I began to study some additional topics in Pure Mathematics as I was applying for Ph.D. abroad( In Analytic Number Theory) as I felt that I should study more topics before applying in December2020- January … Read more

How should a professor feel peace of mind when a student leaves academia? [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for MathOverflow. Closed 9 years ago. Improve this question I apologize if this is the wrong forum for this question — if so, could somebody please point me to the correct one? I’m … Read more