Archive for the 'Mathematica' Category

More Mathematica Fun for Memorial Day

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Mathematica Users LinkedIn contributor Sol Lederman posted a Mathematica Programming Contest on his Playing with Mathematica blog this weekend for Memorial Day: Draw the US Flag in Mathematica. To be eligible to win you should get the colors roughly right as well as the number of stars and stripes. I’ll give extra points if your […]

UW Challenge June 10

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

This weeks problem: Determine A2008 if A0 = A and An+1 = An / (1 + n An), for n = 0, 1, 2, …   Solution: A2008 = A / (1 + 2 015 028 A )   See my full solution PDF (With Mathematica and by-hand solutions).

New job at Wolfram Research

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

I recently switched jobs, leaving Isilon Systems (in Seattle) to start working at Wolfram Research Inc (in Champaign, IL). Besides a new company, in a new town, it’s also a new position: I’m leaving behind the world of hardware testing, for software testing, as a Quality Assurance Engineer. At least, until Wolfram starts building hardware! […]