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Seventeen Seconds [40 years ago]

Posted in Books, Kids with tags , , , , , , , , on April 22, 2020 by xi'an

The Fry Building [Bristol maths]

Posted in Kids, pictures, Statistics, Travel, University life with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on March 7, 2020 by xi'an

While I had heard of Bristol maths moving to the Fry Building for most of the years I visited the department, starting circa 1999, this last trip to Bristol was the opportunity for a first glimpse of the renovated building which has been done beautifully, making it the most amazing maths department I have ever visited.  It is incredibly spacious and luminous (even in one of these rare rainy days when I visited), while certainly contributing to the cohesion and interactions of the whole department. And the choice of the Voronoi structure should not have come as a complete surprise (to me), given Peter Green’s famous contribution to their construction!

Ryū [jatp]

Posted in Statistics with tags , , , , , , , , on October 20, 2019 by xi'an

Angkor finale [jatp]

Posted in pictures, Travel with tags , , , , , , , , on March 7, 2019 by xi'an

cement homeless

Posted in pictures, Travel with tags , , , , , , , , on February 2, 2019 by xi'an