Monthly Archives: March 2003

Lab

There is a refrigerator, microwave, coffee-maker, tape recorder-and-radio and now a TV in the lab where i work now. Alright, so its a color tv that has become a black and white tv, but its a tv still. So whats … Continue reading

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cell phone

got the cell phone today, at at&t . paid a 200 dollar deposit. remember to collect it back exactly after a year.

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my first, and i hope last, quiz

Stolen from . I guess a lot of my LJ friends dont know me well enough, so I thought I’d do it this once… basics…. x. name = obvious! x. piercing = none x. tattoos = none x. height = … Continue reading

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After a Break

I took a break this weekend, which means that I spent most of it sleeping. I started working again on Sunday evening. I am not able to find a house to move out into. I hope I can find one … Continue reading

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NSA Backdoor Keys.

Cryptography Before the USA updated its U.S. Encryption Export Control Policy, all software programs using encyption using keys had to meet certain criterion. Basically they had to make it easier for the National Security Agency to use a brute-force (exhaustive … Continue reading

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I woke up at 7.55

I woke up at 7.55 and had to hurry to reach the lab on time, to teach undergrads. Midway through the lab session, a student, who is very polite and well mannered asks me – “Each time we have a … Continue reading

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Break

Waiting outside after the class was over, I realised that I had not signed in the attendance log. I have never been good at scoring points in subjects, and this class had points for attendance. So I ran back to … Continue reading

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A scientist calling for the use of metaphor?

The evolutionary computation class I have taken this semester is taught by Dr. Annie S. Wu. I was so pleasantly surprised to learn that her Ph.D. thesis adviser was Dr. John.H.Holland, widely regarded as the father of evolutionary computation. Dr. … Continue reading

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Had a major fight with

Had a major fight with the roommate today, the one I have the most problems with. I will be shifting soon. Dont want to live there a moment more than is neccesary. It was about him leaving plates/coffee mugs/cereal bowls … Continue reading

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I am a graduate student

I found this link to Graduate Student Jokes It turns out that I am a graduate student…I was surprised to find these in the lists there… From Top Five Lies Told by Teaching Fellows : 1. My other section is … Continue reading

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