Tag Archives: Master Thesis

If you call for participants for your research

I’ve just run two focus groups. Information got during in focus groups discussions is very important for my research. But! Although one said that it would be easy to find volunteers who would be happy to spend an hour or so on reading comics, the process appeared to be extremely difficult. Why? Yes, there are many students on campus, but … Continue reading

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My master thesis~~

As a biotechnologist, we always have many options and opportunities ahead. Be it any research area, we can apply our knowledge and prove our mettle. With such wide options ahead, I chose molecular biology related science to pursue my master thesis. I am currently working with yeasts, to elucidate the factors responsible for divergent non-coding transcription. It has so far been amazing, … Continue reading

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Half way there

I see that a lot of posts are about the master thesis now. So I’ll try to blend in a bit. I’ve been working on my thesis for almost 2 months now, and there’s about 2 months left as well. Knowing this, and knowing how much more work I’ve got left, makes me both a little anxious and excited. Most … Continue reading

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Master thesis -what are the options ahead? and some basic tips..

Master thesis! What is the buzz all about?? Everybody says thesis very important as it is a great opportunity to begin our career. Especially in the field of life science, like biotechnology, it is definitely crucial to choose a thesis that can pave way for a candidate to get job in a company or acquire a PhD. Here are some points … Continue reading

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Holidays during the master thesis?

During the master thesis the time management of the work is done by the students and approved by the supervisors. So as long as the work is done and results are delivered, it is fine to take a few days off! 🙂 I was lucky to spend some time in Zanzibar, discovering amazing places 🙂 And while having a little … Continue reading

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Mastering the collecting of data (for my thesis)

Hi, I’ve been travelling between Lund and Kaunas (my master thesis project is going to be there) so these months have been quite interesting. Despite masses amounts of travelling I also started incorporating site research methods that I learned in the Advanced Architecture Design studio last semester. I’ve been wondering around the place with little guidence, taking photos of the … Continue reading

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How to present your architecture master project?

There really is no correct answer to that. The best possible thing would be to attend the presentation of other students and learn by watching. And that you can do next week. The current batch of Architecture students are presenting their work next week from February 6 till February 9 The whole shebang will take place in the Full scale lab … Continue reading

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Theory vs Reality

On lectures on Direction and Coordination or Preparedness and Planning, we listened attentively to UN professionals who were in Thailand just after the Boxing Day Tsunami in 2004. Those lectures were very emotional. Today, as a part of my thesis project, I conducted an interview with Edie Fassnidge, a women who witnessed the tsunami and draw a comic about her … Continue reading

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Thesis project – how do I push myself?!

New year and new semester started. With it comes the final project which we have to plan individually. Creating my own schedule and forcing myself to follow my own deadlines is what scares my the most, cause sometimes I miss motivation to get myself going. I believe all of us struggle to finish on time! Most of us found already … Continue reading

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Comics: Battleground for the Thesis

Who said that games are over and master thesis is not a fun? My process of writing maters thesis is absolutely about fun, creativity, cooperation of people from different countries. Although it deals with disasters and complex issues like climate change. What is it about? Hm, it’s a combination of science, communication and literature. Since I have some years of … Continue reading

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