but, on the exact topic of your thesis, you are the world expert. See also compilation thesis.
Especially in the introduction, do not overestimate the reader's familiarity with your topic. Remember that you have been working on this project for a few years, so you will be very close. (Walk part of the way if your home is distant.) Many people opine that a walk helps them think, or clears the head. In general, students spend too much time on diagrams time that could have been spent on examining the arguments, making the explanations clearer, thinking more about the significance and checking for errors in the algebra. Are there ways in which your work could be improved by future workers? Examiners have to be nominated and they have to agree to serve. I'll order a microfilm of that thesis they cited in their paper. When writing this section, concentrate at least as much on the physical arguments as on the equations. Results and discussion The results and discussion are very often combined in theses. It is also an important rite of passage and the satisfaction you will feel afterwards is wonderful. Introduction What is the topic and why is it important?