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Maudie (2017)

Film: Maudie (2017)

Where: Queen’s Film Theatre, Belfast

When: 04.08.2017 22 more words

Film

The Mystery of Particle Quark Combinations

Whenever I lose my car keys, I look in a set of established likely places. If that doesn’t work, I have two choices–look again thinking I didn’t look closely enough, or decide the keys are not where I would expect and start looking in unusual places. 758 more words

Physics

A Man Called Ove (2017)

Film: A Man Called Ove (2017)

Where: ¬†Queen’s Film Theatre

When: 02.07.2017 16 more words

Film

ignorance and failure

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of attending the Right Question Institute’s Midwest Conference as a guest, and I was able to bring a colleague from work with me. 867 more words

Reflection

Renormalization

I’m working on the math for the Unitary Twist Field Theory sim. The first sim to run is the easiest I know of, the electron/photon interaction, and if the theory doesn’t yield some reasonably good results, the theory is dead, there’s no point in going further. 854 more words

Physics

Story of how Feynman tried to get rid of fields but couldn't

The “field” concept is a useful theoretical construct in physics. Fields can be quantized. The electromagnetic field consists of quanta known as photons. In QFT (Quantum Field Theory) the elementary particles are thought of as quanta of their respective field. 630 more words

Physics

QFT Resources

Quantum Field Theory is a notoriously difficult subject to learn, but I found the following resources to be extremely helpful when I took the course a few years ago. 142 more words

Research