I have recently defended my Ph.D. Here’s a small retrospective with some facts and figures.
- The defense lasted 2 hours and 15 minutes
- I passed it with distinctions.
- It took me 1587 days, from enrollment in the graduate school to…
In social sciences they say that the existing differences among the participants to an experiment is as important as the difference due to the treatment.
In software engineering the differences are usually the existing skills and experience, in particular…