Monthly Archives: January 2017

Astro ph round up …

Some brief notes on papers I digested from the recent crop of astro ph submissions: (1) Cibrika et al.’s CODEX Weak Lensing: Concentration of Galaxy Clusters at z∼0.5: A study of the halo mass-concentration relation with a stacked weak lensing analysis. As input to their likelihood function the … Continue reading

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Writing about rejection …

Some might say it’s bad form to blog about one’s failed job applications, you know, keep a stiff upper lip and all that.  On the other hand, to do so is deeply cathartic and may give others a smile when thinking … Continue reading

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