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Request questions from sites on the StackExchange networks that are on-topic here too, to be imported here. Moderators may then import the question.


This thread can not only be used to request importing single questions, but PhysicsOverflow members who like some or all of their (for PhysicsOverflow on topic) SE posts imported can say so in a corresponding answer here too. Any other specific list of questions is fine too.

asked Feb 8, 2014 in Public Official Posts by Dilaton (4,295 points) [ revision history ]
edited Feb 5, 2015 by dimension10
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I will mention some questions we listed here too, if I am at a second look not 100% certain about importing them and interpret the upvotes as agreement with getting them.

I mean all of those questions should have been ok on Physics SE, but I am sometimes not sure if other people think they are a good fit for PhysicsOverflow too.

I have recategorised this under "Public Official Threads" so users can request their posts to be imported as per your addendum.  

To keep this page from growing to infinity,should we delete the questions regarding those that actually got imported?

@RonMaimon I agree, but hide, not delete (delete erases from the database itself).  

@Dilaton On SE, answers can be ordered by time if one needs to, but not here.  

I meant it moved to a random position in the questions list, it wasn't bumped anymore.

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@RonMaimon hiding is ok But concerning references and study material (concerning advanced topics) they newer cluttered any site on SE (not the ones I was interested in) so they will not here either. They were considered legitimate in TP.SE and they are not forbidden on MathOverflow. So please dont introduce this for (advanced) students and people who want to learn about a new topic obstructive SE point of view (in SE they always said you can ask in chat which means forget about it because there are no physics people in chat)

ok, but the point is that it shouldn't come with rep, and it's extremely easy to do, and it only needs to be done once in each topic, so perhaps when reviews are up, it can be done in reviews. You can ask the same question on each topic, I think it's best to make a literature review for each tag on reviews, so that each topic has a set of references people can add to. It's just not effort to find literature.

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answered Aug 6, 2014 by Arnold Neumaier (12,335 points) [ revision history ]
edited Aug 6, 2014 by Ron Maimon
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answered Aug 6, 2014 by Arnold Neumaier (12,335 points) [ revision history ]
edited Aug 6, 2014 by Ron Maimon
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answered Aug 7, 2014 by Arnold Neumaier (12,335 points) [ revision history ]
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answered Aug 11, 2014 by crackjack (110 points) [ revision history ]

They are now imported.

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I would like to have this question imported


PO has a very similar question and I would like to make a reference to the Physics.stackexchange question in an answer.

answered Aug 16, 2014 by 40227 (4,660 points) [ revision history ]
edited Aug 16, 2014 by Dilaton
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answered Aug 26, 2014 by Arnold Neumaier (12,335 points) [ revision history ]
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answered Aug 29, 2014 by Arnold Neumaier (12,335 points) [ revision history ]
edited Aug 29, 2014 by Dilaton
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Please import "Why is there a connection between enumerative geometry and nonlinear waves?" from MathOverflow. 

answered Sep 25, 2014 by Tom Copeland (290 points) [ revision history ]
edited Sep 25, 2014 by Dilaton

It has been imported.

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Could you please import my question:


because I want to see more discussion on it. 

answered Oct 7, 2014 by BaBQ (95 points) [ revision history ]
edited Oct 7, 2014 by Dilaton

It is here now.

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answered Nov 13, 2014 by Siva (710 points) [ revision history ]
edited Nov 13, 2014 by Dilaton

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