Tag Archives: mathematics

Variations of Data Science

I spent some time last month at a SIAM conference. Since I graduated and joined the Industry two years ago, I hadn’t been to a conference. The attendees were mostly academics. But there were a few Data Scientists coming from industry as well.  … Continue reading

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Emotions over time in Graduate School

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Failure

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What does a typical day look like?

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Boston Home Prices by T stop

How much does living one T stop further save you in Boston? Would you travel 5 minutes more each way to save more than $100 per square foot? That could easily be more than $10,000 for the total price of your home. Continue reading

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“You are good at math”

So, the Atlantic posted this article about how poor America’s math scores are. And that our scores are going down. And while that’s super important… it’s also just a number. The more interesting question is how to fix that number. … Continue reading

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KleinFour – Finite Simple Group

When we speak of social mathematics, we must also remember that mathematicians are actually social. Yes, it’s true! We don’t just spend all day staring at each other’s shoes. We may not be social in a normal way, but we … Continue reading

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