Though assembly programming, ada, Fortran are faster compared to C/C++, the main reason for using C++ is :
1. Its high level language so easy to understand and reuse the code.
2. Complex to complex programming in large projects can be easily maintained.
3. Assembly programmers will need to...
Quant? Computational Mathematics vs Mathematical Finance
To get a quant job, which program is more attractive to headhunter:
A. Computational Mathematics (where one would learn parallel processing, multithreading, high performance programming, statistics and mathematical concepts and...
Thanks for reply. Yeah, i meant Mathematical Finance. :).
So how and when does a professor picks up student for research. There may be case where multiple students may want to do research on particular topic but professor cant guide so many of them.
I am writing my SOP for admission in PhD program in Quant but whatever topic i sort down, either they have already been researched on or they are as Working Papers by some students in other universities. Now, going this way i think, its hardly possible for me to find a topic .