This is a place to collect advice on everything that one might need to know as a new PhD student here at CMU. Send me ideas/edits.

A wiki just for PhD students at CMU to share advice and experiences:

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Pittsburgh/LivingStuff to do when you're newTech advice

Other advice (external to CMU)

    * Advice on doing research

    * Advice on writing about research

    * Advice on presenting research

    * Advice on finding related work

          o How to figure out what articles are relevant to your work

          o How to get access to articles that are not free

          o How to read an article

          o How to summarize an article

          o Other sources of related materials you should consider