42 external examination of thesis 43 final viva presentation these steps are not followed by all the universities in the same pattern but they can be supportive for anyone carrying out phd study through any university around the world defending phd viva submitting the phd thesis is a time consuming and tiresome task. The viva voce, or the defense, is the final hurdle in becoming a doctor (of philosophy of course) it is also often the most feared part of completing a phd, fueled by horror stories of evil examiners and 8 hour long exams i drove myself crazy by reading stories of failed vivas on the internet, and convinced myself of my. Oral examination (viva voce) this section should be read in conjunction with the university's guide to the submission and presentation of a thesis for research students and the university's guide to the examination of research students 151 the examining board shall be required to conduct an oral examination of. Preparing for the phd viva why this presentation • what is a viva voce ('live voice') examination • what can you expect • how can you prepare • a personal reflection on the process from a 'survivor' and an 'examiner. Complement yourself for the effort and hard work ending with a thesis to be examined note that viva voce is an oral examination and, like any other examination mistakes of viva voce - presentation • no interaction with panel • badly prepared slides • presentation not focused • talking too softly or too fast. Haptic feedback of rigid tool/soft object interaction in medical training and robot- assisted minimally invasive surgery sense of touch is crucial for surgeon.
Attempt viva voce face-to-face in front of your supervisor confidently with help of our guidance we also prepare important questions for your oral examination. At my viva, i gave a presentation (using slides) about some experiments i did after i submitted my thesis but it's unusual for the candidate to give a presentation, and your supervisor should advise you if it is appropriate to do this if you do give a presentation, be prepared to be flexible - i was asked to speed up and just give. Powerpoint presentations is a professional approach that can do justice to the vast research that comprises the dissertation powerpoint slides should encapsulate the study and focus on its most salient findings in preparing, students should ask these questions: “what do i want people to know about my dissertation.
Contents: pages why is viva-voce conducted 2 the standard operating procedure (sop) of viva-voce a composition of board of examiners (boe) 3 b viva-voce 3 slide presentation 6 what should i do during the viva-voce presentation 8 what are the common questions asked by the board of. Style of writing the writing style of your dissertation must include correct english grammar and spelling in general the third person should be used (though take care to differentiate between what you have done and what has been done by others) the first person singular (i) should not be used. Two common methods of sharing research findings are through publication of manuscripts in scientific journals and by presentation of the findings at scientific link straight through, or pop into one of our libraries, to read books and chapters on defending your thesis, including viva and poster preparation.
Conversion to pdf be carried out by the student the student's supervisor(s) will mark the project/dissertation out of 100 marks and the second examiner/assessor will also mark the project/dissertation out of 100 marks the mark awarded will be inclusive of any viva-voce, and poster presentation by the student, if applicable. Bit – final year project presentationby teshan nanayakkara.
Phd dissertation presented by xiangfei zhu department of computer science university of virginia feb 19, 2008 2/19/2008 2 outline quick overview hypothesis and metrics contributions and publications motivation proposed mechanisms ba-n ba-first vbds immediate-request related work summary 2/19/. Plantwide control for economically optimal operation of chemical plants - applications to gtl plants and co2 capturing processes mehdi panahi phd defense presentation december 1st, 2011 trondheim 2 m panahi 'plantwide control for economically optimal operation of chemical plants' outline.