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QDA - Comparison & Tips

QDA can be used for literature review, but not bibtex management. For bibtex/latex management, see Reference and Knowledge Management (Zotero, Qiqqa).

I wrote this blog in a short time, please leave a comment if you find any mistakes.

As a PhD student, I found QDA method and software are very usef......

Paper Writing, Plotting and Coding Tips

See also time plan by tomato-timing.

Variable Names

several types:

var name in paper, usually single char, e.g. $d$.

col name in df/dt, usually several words, e.g. "search_step".

human readable string, e.g. "Search Step Length".

other variables in R/Py, e.g. t_searchStep, alg......

Tomato Time Estimation, Time Plan

PAPERS & WRITING

Action

Time

Description & Notice

self-archive/publish 1 paper full-text online

2+ tomato

1h+, w/o code, GitHub + RG + Google scholar etc.

converting 1 paper (A4, 2col, 11pages) from MS word to Latex

13 tomato

1 ~ 1.5 day

reading 1 paper (qiqqa)

1 tomato

average tim......

Mathematical Terminology

English

Chinese

Notes

minuend − subtrahend = difference

被减数 - 减数 = 差

arithmetic progression (AP) / arithmetic sequence

等差数列

geometric progression (GP) / geometric sequence

等比数列

derivative

导数

turning point := at which the derivative changes sign

极值点 := 导数正负分界点(导数为0且变号)

$f'=0$ &......

Efficient Learning: Remember 90%

This is a summery of Kaifu Lee Wechat post, & Lifehack, original author: Sean Kim.

Wish you could learn faster?

Whether you’re learning Spanish, a new instrument, or a new sport, we could all benefit from accelerated learning. But the problem is, there’s only so much time in the day.

The key......