My PhD Thesis, in Haiku

On the day I defended my PhD thesis, I sat in a bar waiting for my friends to come celebrate, reflecting on my recent experiences. In a rare mood of non-verbose contemplation, I rendered my thesis in Haiku. It is an excersize I now recommend to all recent Doctoral graduates.


Modeling Solvent Effects in Optical Lithography

When heat is applied
Solvent flows through polymer.
Your model is wrong.


For the longer version of my thesis, click here.

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Chris Mack is a writer and Gentleman Scientist in Austin, Texas.