What to focus on in graduate school
Author : Martijn van de Mortel, Ph.D.
Learning to compute how fast an elliptical container drains was personally really thrilling, but that knowledge left my brain a long time ago and all that’s left is the memory that I could once make those calculations. On the other hand, just this past week, I was trying to figure out Random Forest predictions and was literally so lost among all the trees that I could not see the forest anymore. I was thinking that I could have used some more statistics courses! Taking proper advantage of your time in school can really pay dividends in your future career.