Category Archives: Research

Reuse! Recycle!

I was burned recently by the temptation to create anew rather than use someone else’s code. Now I’ve lost valuable time and I’m busy adapting the open source modules anyway. (I’m using the Python modules: pyevolve and networkx.) Let this be a … Full Post

Category: Life in General, Research ~ 1 Comment

When to stop reading papers

How do you know when to stop reading papers and start creating your own results? I have no idea, but here’s what I’ve been doing: First I brainstorm a handful of different search terms on the topic of interest and … Full Post

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Exploration versus exploitation

I had a dream a couple days back. it goes thus: I’ve been cryogenically thawed in the future (no reason given for why I was frozen in the first place) in order to rule the world as supreme co-dictator with Stephen Colbert and … Full Post

Category: Life in General, Research ~ 31 Comments