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    Re: CN and my PhD thesis
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2020 Aug 22, 12:06 -0400
    Very good Igor!  What was the field of your PhD?

    Fred Hebard

    On Aug 22, 2020, at 11:00, Igor S. <"NoReply_IgorS."@fer3.com> wrote:

    PhD candidates in the Netherlands, in addition to dissertation, must prepare a number of concise propositions/statements (in dutch Stellingen ) in a form of attachment.Traditionally part of it does not need to be directly related to the main content of dissertation. The idea behind is that a PhD candidate is able to defend these statements in public if he will be asked for (in practice it never happens).
    Here is the 7-th stelling from my PhD thesis (2009):
    7.  Two things are only whispered when one talks seriously about sailing: celestial navigation and the harshest waters of Cape Horn.
    kind regards,

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