Sep 21, 2014
My thoughts on plotly (the github for plots)
A while ago I saw plotly appear on my G+ stream. People seemed excited about it but I was too busy to look at it properly and just assumed: must be some sort of new matplotlib: ain’t nobody got time for that!...
Sep 19, 2014
Calculating the expected wait in a tandem queue with blocking using Sage
In this post I’ll describe a particular mathematical model that I’ve been working on for the purpose of a research paper. This is actually part of some work that I’ve done with +James Campbell an undergraduate who worked with me over the Summer....
Aug 27, 2014
A Sneak Preview of Game Theory in Sage (2/3): Matching Games
In my previous post here I described some of the Sage development that +James Campbell and I spent a lot of time this Summer working on. In that post I described some work that has subsequently been accepted and included in the latest release of Sage (here’s the latest changlog): code to calculate the Shapley value....
- Aug 1, 2014 A Sneak Preview of Game Theory in Sage (1/3): Cooperative Game Theory ...
Jul 27, 2014
Game Theory and Pavement Etiquette
Last week the BBC published an article entitled: ‘Advice for foreigners on how Britons walk’. The piece basically discusses the fact that in Britain there doesn’t seem to be any etiquette over which side of the pavement one walks on:...