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Understanding reverse outline: How can it be effective in editing?
Reverse outline is one of the widely used editing technique in academia. Using this, one doesn't create a coherent or organized outline for writing but create a reverse outline for rev Read More
Is the working paper same as a research paper?
A working paper is any of the preliminary research papers, journal articles, book chapters, and review papers etc., that a scholar writes before conference presentation or journal publicatio Read More
Can you explain the capability analysis?
When the distribution of sample data, values, or characteristics is compared to that of the specification limits, target or criteria, the evaluation process is called capability analysis. Wh Read More
Can use focus group discussion as a quantitative research method?
Focus group discussion is limited in its scope and number of participants that makes it less reliable to collect quantitative data. It also doesn’t involve random sampling to draw a sa Read More
What do we mean by data saturation?
When data repeats itself and fails to bring any new ideas which can profit the researcher's existing knowledge, the phenomenon is called data saturation. Read More
What do you mean by statistical control?
Statistical control process involves the exclusion of the particular variables and their effect on the central phenomenon while evaluating the primary variables. Read More
What the confidence intervals and what factors affect?
The confidence interval is an estimation type of the population parameter. It includes a rough estimation range can be easily calculated from the given set of sample data which ca Read More
What is a slider scale?
Often regarded as a reliable alternative to Likert scale, Slider scale offers the opportunity for the respondent to better position his opinion. Unlike Likert scale where the respondent has Read More
What most common questions proposal/synopsis defense in PhD?
Here are the top four questions that are most frequently asked in proposal or synopsis defense in PhD: How did you develop your research questions? Justify the necessity of Read More
How to difference between to use inductive and deductive research?
The inductive research approach is used for exploring and understanding the meaning individuals or groups ascribe to a social or human problem. The process of research involves emergin Read More
Is there any MS Word format for PhD Synopsis?
Each university prescribes its own format for PhD research synopsis . However, the basic MS Word format for PhD synospsis is given below: Introduction with problem identificat Read More
What are latest topics of research related to WSN?
Strategy Implementation for Forest Fire Detection using Wireless Sensor Networks Energy Optimization In Heterogeneous Networks Fault Detection in Metal Cutting Process Read More
How to Discuss: Quick Tips
It’s no secret that writing a viable discussion chapter in either thesis or dissertation adds high value to the research. To convey your message clearly through discussion, follow thes Read More
Quick Tips for writing Literature Review
Writing a literature review takes time, but what if you are on the verge of the deadline? We bring you few quick tips that will save your day! #Tip1: Write on the basis of abstract and co Read More
Tips for Creating Research Questions
Small, yet the most integral part of any research is ‘A Research Question: The Center of Attention’. It is a question that you will seek to answer throughout your study and Read More
2 Quickest Tips for Editing
Let’s just get to the point and be quick about it. Quick Editing Tips: Do Not Do It Yourself: Always give your document to someone else, be it friends, family or professionals Ed Read More
Things to Consider When Developing a Questionnaire
Qualitative or quantitative or a blend of both the worlds, a questionnaire should be constructed while keeping the following in mind: The length: How much time can your target audience gi Read More
The criterion of choosing a topic
A topic is not just a group of words jumbled together to make sense. It however is the identity of your thesis. You must be well aware that it takes extensive research and careful evaluation Read More
YCMOU extends deadline for PhD applications
NASHIK: The Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU) has extended the deadline to receive applications for PhD from the interested candidates till May 5 fr Read More
Tips for writing a thesis proposal
A thesis proposal is the draft report that you present to the college in order to get formal approval and support for your study. When writing a proposal, remember to follow the writing and Read More
How to defend a dissertation
A crucial task for a research candidate is defending her dissertation in front of the review committee. Preparing for defense will be easier if you are familiar with the members of the commi Read More
Formatting a research report
Presentation of a research report can be made appropriate only when it is in the correct format. There are various formatting styles for academic documents, like APA, Harvard, Turabian, Chic Read More
Data Analysis and its importance
Whether you are conducting a qualitative or quantitative research, you will have to do data analysis. Analysis means computing or manipulating a set of data using some chosen tes Read More
Methods of data collection
Data is the base of any research project. Gathering reliable, relevant, accurate and complete data is a prerogative for getting correct results. Data can be collected through survey. For thi Read More
Ethnography as a form of research
Social science research can have many forms; ethnography is one of them. The methodology used for this type or research is qualitative. Ethnography means the study of an ethni Read More
Role of language in a thesis
While writing a thesis or a dissertation, you have to be very careful about the quality of language that you use. If the content is well researched but the vocabulary and presentation is not Read More
How to get help from research guide
When you are pursuing a research work in any field, getting proper guidance from a mentor is imperative. In most cases, the college will assign a supervisor for your proj Read More
Top research topics for engineers
It is often difficult to choose a topic when you are pursuing engineering. The topic will depend on the stream or specialization that you have chosen. Some popular topics can be robotics and Read More