Statement of purposes for grad school application

This is the statement of purposes that helped me be admitted to grad school. Writing this was quite an experience. It helped me reflect my entire life journey (water-wise, of course), and in a way, it reinforced my decision to do a PhD. It took me several weeks, on and off, to get the piece done.

I am thankful for my mom-in-law and my wife for helping a lot with the manuscript.

I hope this will help someone with writing their own statement. Continue reading