Interview to PhD Gherardus Petrus Kirsten – University of Bologna for SDGs

Interview to PhD Gherardus Petrus Kirsten – University of Bologna for SDGs

My name is Gherard Kirsten, I come from South Africa and I’m doing my PhD in Mathematics at the University of Bologna. The focus of my PhD is on the solution of large linear and non-linear matrix equations which stem generally from partial differential equations …

Christopher Holland, MD, PhD – Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates

Christopher Holland, MD, PhD – Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates

I really enjoy helping all types of patients, from the most simple of problems to the most complex; I find that any of those types of patients, or types of problems, are really satisfying to address. Whether it’s somebody that has a small disc herniation …

Some academic books are weird… | Day in the life of a PhD Student: Tuesday | PhD Vlog

Some academic books are weird… | Day in the life of a PhD Student: Tuesday | PhD Vlog

Good morning! Happy Tuesday! It’s currently about 8:30, I got up a little bit earlier this morning than sometimes I manage to which is quite nice and which means I can get cracking with some of my work. I rounded off yesterday doing a bit …

PhD Summer School 2019 – Dr Yoric Irving-Clarke explains the value of a PhD to policy and practice

PhD Summer School 2019 – Dr Yoric Irving-Clarke explains the value of a PhD to policy and practice

I am Yoric Irving-Clarke, I work for the Chartered Institute of Housing and I’m a Policy of Practice Research Officer there, so I support the policy team with research. So, I think PhD students can offer, as a result of their study, I think there’s …

My PhD thesis in 60 seconds / Structural units of mass culture mythology/L.Zaporozhtseva

My PhD thesis in 60 seconds / Structural units of mass culture mythology/L.Zaporozhtseva

The place of myths in ancient communication systems is well understood. But myths not only remind us of old times. Myths transform over time and persist to inform the structure of contemporary mass culture. What is their semiotic capacity? Myths translate complicated messages into concise …

HOW TO INCREASE YOUR WRITING PRODUCTIVITY via group writing sessions (PhD candidate style)

HOW TO INCREASE YOUR WRITING PRODUCTIVITY via group writing sessions (PhD candidate style)

(upbeat music) – Are you looking to increase your writing productivity? In this video, I tell you how to do just that with the power of peers. Hi, my name is Jacqueline Beaulieu. I am currently a PhD candidate studying higher education at the University …

Interview to PhD Olga Trunova – University of Bologna for SDGs

Interview to PhD Olga Trunova – University of Bologna for SDGs

My name is Olga and I’m a doctoral student at the Department of Management. Within my research I’m focusing on the concept of smart cities and collaboration between the public sector and private organizations. I do believe that even within my dissertation somehow I’m contributing …

Interview to PhD Mansoureh Gholami – University of Bologna for SDGs

Interview to PhD Mansoureh Gholami – University of Bologna for SDGs

I am Mansoureh Gholami, I come from Iran. I study green system at the University of Bologna here at the Department of Agriculture. My dissertation is completely related to SDG 11 which is about sustainable cities and communities. I work on Zero Energy neighborhood to …

Interview to PhD Igor Broeckel – University of Bologna for SDGs

Interview to PhD Igor Broeckel – University of Bologna for SDGs

My name is Igor Broeckel I’m originally from Germany, but doing now here my PhD in Physics at the University of Bologna. My research project is about strings theory and its possible observable implications on our real world. The basic idea of string theory is …