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Katy Gero-Demystifying the Dissertation-PhD Research Discussions - Shared screen with speaker view
Annie Sui
22:23
Katy you are awesome! :)
Yannis(NYC)
36:40
How do the "suggestions" get generated? Is the "suggestion mechanism" trained with Neural Networks or is it extrinsic to the user?
Yannis(NYC)
37:47
"extrinsic" I mean not trained using "user generated text"
Yannis(NYC)
39:52
Can you paste the link on the chat at the end of the talk?
Max Bennett
40:25
I think this one: http://language-play.com/metaphoria/
Vivian Liu
51:15
qualifier?
Vivian Liu
51:15
/classes
Mahan Agha Zahedi
51:17
comprehensive exam
anna
51:25
thesis
Mahan Agha Zahedi
51:25
thesis presentation
Gaurav Jain
51:28
Coursework, comprehensive exam, thesis
Yannis(NYC)
51:37
Covering Literature
Yannis(NYC)
53:57
Maybe it would be a good requirement to create a historical concept map for the PhD candidate's topic
Mahan Agha Zahedi
54:08
on the admissions web I think it's said that you gotta have a masters. I'm interested in direct PhD.
Mahan Agha Zahedi
54:23
Great!
Gaurav Jain
54:44
You don’t need a masters for PhD in CS at Columbia
Yannis(NYC)
54:45
Maybe they accept you in an MS/PhD program
Mahan Agha Zahedi
55:00
what about EE?
Gaurav Jain
55:10
It’s the same
Mahan Agha Zahedi
55:34
thanks guys
Grisha Temchenko
57:18
what’s the rough timeline for the 4 steps?
Yannis(NYC)
57:22
What if your proposal ends up being too ambitious and you need to scale down or reroute? Do you need to pass again your proposal exam?
Yannis(NYC)
01:02:18
Can you give suggestions for good "calendar" apps?
SEAS 85
01:02:50
Google calendar is great!
Kevin Kuo
01:03:09
do you have any suggestions on how to get into research if we only took intro to java/ data structures?
Vivian Liu
01:03:50
love you calendar!
Yannis(NYC)
01:04:05
Do you use Brain Imaging?
Grace Su
01:04:10
How did you apply to CS PhD programs with an ME background?
Vivian Liu
01:04:13
how much do you read (paper wise, and fun wise) per week as has that changed over time?
Gaurav Jain
01:04:14
What kind of a working space do PhD students usually get?
Ruchit Desai
01:04:30
Thank you!
Adaeze Adigwe
01:05:01
Very captivating work! Good luck and thank you for your time :)
Kevin Kuo
01:05:36
thanks
Annie Sui
01:05:37
Thank you, Katy!
Gaurav Jain
01:06:13
What are the various companies that usually take up PhD students in HCI?
Christina Duan
01:07:53
Hello! How did you learn to/get comfortable to code and work on projects before entering the PHD program?
Gaurav Jain
01:08:06
Do you get to do summer internships outside Columbia or you continue working on your research at Columbia itself?
Kevin Kuo
01:09:08
do phd students need to be rich/ take on debt? I noticed the stipend isn’t great
Yannis(NYC)
01:11:03
Intel, AMD
Yannis(NYC)
01:13:54
Did you build your code from scratch? Who suggested your "poetry recommendation" project? Was it part of a class? your advisor suggested it, or it sprouted from within your psyche?
Mahan Agha Zahedi
01:15:24
until you're doing TA?
Yannis(NYC)
01:16:38
How has COVID19 affected your research? your focus? Does it hold you back the University being closed?
Mahan Agha Zahedi
01:17:06
how to get into Columbia, from non ivy school.... :(
Vivian Liu
01:17:10
that was when you asked for suggestions about companies doing chips
Vivian Liu
01:17:26
nvidia
Chen Chen
01:17:27
I'll have to leave early, but thank you so much for sharing your experiences!
Max Bennett
01:18:15
Thanks!
Grisha Temchenko
01:20:20
Thank you!
Gaurav Jain
01:20:31
Thank you so much for answering the questions!
Amal Alabdulkarim
01:20:56
Thank you!
Mahan Agha Zahedi
01:21:40
Thanks, I'll email you!
Kevin Kuo
01:21:52
thanks a ton
Vivian Liu
01:22:05
THANK YOU <3 :)
Ruchit Desai
01:22:12
Thanks again!
Christina Duan
01:22:17
Thank you!
Venkat
01:22:20
Thank you!
Mahan Agha Zahedi
01:22:22
Thank you all!Stay safe
Yannis(NYC)
01:22:36
Thank you!