#1909 – The Mental Roller Coaster of My PhD Defense

ENGLISH This post has been sitting in the Draft section for quite some time, patiently waiting for its turn to get published. Well, before the topic becomes too outdated, I share it now 🙂 . *** Some time ago, I shared how my PhD defense and graduation went. In that post, I concentrated on what…

#1519 – Supervising

ENGLISH In the past half a year, I have got a unique opportunity for a PhD candidate, which (I think) not every PhD candidate gets. The opportunity was to supervise a Master student on his thesis project. This was a very unique opportunity because I actually supervised the thesis research, not just being in the thesis…

#1129 – Non-Functioning Alarm and A Meeting

ENGLISH The past week, my life has kinda been really colorful and not dull and so I feel like there are a lot of things I would like to record here, hahaha 😆 . And this trend seems to continue to this week… Stupid Phone Acting Up On Monday morning, I planned to get up…

#1115 – Weekend and Monday Story

ENGLISH Rain and Rain Last weekend, the weather in Delft was really bad. It was raining really hard!! 😦 The thing was, well, because my PhD would not start until next week, basically I didn’t have much things to do. And I was quite bored,  😆 . And of course being raining all weekend didn’t…

#1111 – Master of Science

ENGLISH As I said before, I was having my thesis defense for my Master study on 15 August, 2012; which was today. And so, yes, I had my thesis defense earlier today. And because I chose to have an ‘individual graduation ceremony’, I also received my diploma today. And how was it?? Well, first of…

#1110 – Thesis Defense Season

ENGLISH You know it is a thesis defense season when you receive many invitations to thesis defenses of your friends (or ‘colleagues’ to make it sound like more professional, lol), and you even have one for yourself too. Yes, lately, thesis defense is pretty much the theme of my life. You know, I have one…