academiamarginalia

The life and self-reflections of a professional mathematician

Month: December, 2012

Elian Quesada, Santa Monica

I have no idea what this song is about, but I can listen to it infinitely.

Western States Power Grid

Below is a network representing  the topology of the Western States Power Grid of the United States. The size and color intensity reflect the “importance” of a certain node. I wish those big red dots would never shut down!

western_states_power_grid copyData compiled by D. Watts and S. Strogatz and are available online at the Mark Newman‘s webpage. Visualization is done via yEd.

L.A. team

 Senon Chavez, Will Kosch, Michael Herring, Dale Garrett, Kostia Zuev, Pevel Smirnov
LA team (Golden Gate Cup 2012)
L.A. floorball team, Golden Gate Cup, San Francisco
December 01, 2012