How to use matplotlib’s image_comparison decorator in your own project
A few years ago I was introduced to the idea of testing the scientific code I write, and now I am a huge fan of this approach. It saves huge amounts of time and vastly improves the quality of my re… Read more
I’m training for a marathon and I use MapMyFitness (MMF) on my iPhone to track my mileage and pace for each workout. MMF has a public API and Jason Sanford has written a Python front end for it. Wh… Read more
I think that most of the world today drastically underestimates kids – and by so doing, often harms them. Kids love learning, creating, and achieving. We do them no service by providing everything … Read more
Twenty years ago, version 1.0 of the Conservation LAWs PACKage (CLAWPACK, now Clawpack was first released by Randy LeVeque. It seems fitting to take the occasion to look back on the intervening yea… Read more
My research involves analysis and development of numerical methods for integration of ordinary and partial differential equations, as well as the implementation of such methods in open source, accessible, high performance software and its application to understanding behavior of nonlinear waves in heterogeneous materials.