Life By Numbers
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Engineering, Tech, TeX and Numbers. Lots of Numbers.enDragons!
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G.K. Chesterton on DragonsWed, 08 Jan 2014 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2014/01/08/ShareLaTeX: TeX from anywhere!
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LaTeX is useful, but collaborating on a document can be a pain. Emailing a .tex back and forth takes way too long. Sharing it through...Wed, 28 Sep 2013 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2013/09/28/Google Trends Script
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Recently I tried out GeekTool (a Mac version of Linux's Conky) and I am quite impressed! Right now I have scripts on my...Wed, 23 Sep 2013 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2013/09/23/LU Decomposition
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What is LU Decomposition? LU Decomposition is simply the process of factoring a matrix A into an upper triangular matrix U, and a lower triangular matrix L so that L×U = A. Ok, well, why should I care? Many engineering applications...Wed, 12 Sep 2013 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2013/09/12/Quick and Easy Numerical Differentiation
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Numerical differentation has a cornucopia of uses in engineering. However, when you're first learning it may appear daunting - especially the form of the equations. For instance, these...Fri, 07 Sep 2013 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2013/09/07/More NSF GRPF!
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A few weeks ago I posted my successful NSF GRFP essays. My friend Lin Fan has also decided to share his essays! He is currently a graduate student at Stanford University, and...Fri, 30 Aug 2013 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2013/08/30/Easy TeX in HTML
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Have you ever needed to include an equation in html, but couldn't find an easy way to do it? Maybe something ugly...Thu, 22 Aug 2013 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2013/08/22/C Programming Presentation
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This semester I'm TAing for Graduate Numerical Methods. My first task was to develop...Tue, 20 Aug 2013 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2013/08/20/Cluster? I 'ardly know 'er!
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Cluster analysis is some powerful voodoo, and has been applied to a ton of different areas. Market analysis? Cluster it...Thu, 15 Aug 2013 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2013/08/15/NSF GRFP
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In Spring of 2013, I was lucky enough to be awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. When I started putting together my...Sat, 10 Aug 2013 04:00:00 -0000http://www.cmccomb.com/blog/2013/08/10