what is the difference between a physicist and an engineer?
To me they seem to be very similar degrees and jobs. So could some explain to me? As in, what different things do they do after graduation, what sort of career path and what kind of work?
Asked By: Chang X - 11/25/2009
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Engineers are practical, they utilize basic physical concepts in order for everyday amenities to become reality.For example, mechanical, electronic, aerospace, and/or chemical engineers all contribute in some way to our everyday lives... More
Answered By: Michael - 11/25/2009
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Engineers, in general, are interested in the fine details of design, structure, and implementation. Physicists are more interested in the concepts: Is this possible? Would would happen if..? etc.
Answered By: spiffy - 11/25/2009
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