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Polynomials: An Introduction
This is a tutorial introducting polynomials of one or several variables. It discusses their degrees, their terms and the factoring of these terms.
Resurrecting Napier's Bones
This is a demonstration of a set of rods which John Napier invented in the early seventeenth century to make multiplication easier and faster, annotated with short historical commentaries.
Quiet Reflections: my 100+ best photographs
Workshop material about THEMIS
Designing the Undesignable: Social Software and Control
In this presentation, Dr. Jon Dron will discuss his recently published article, “Designing the undesignable: Social Software and Control”. In this article, Dr Dron states that social software, such as blogs, wikis, tagging ...
A One-meter Robotic Telescope for Western Canada
1-m class telescopes are arguably the workhorses of modern astronomy and represent an excellent return of science for a relatively modest capital investment. Such instruments can be used in large-field survey work, ...
Automated Forward Modelling and its Results for Substorms and Sawtooth Events
Automated Forward Modelling is used to contrast quantitative aspects of substorms and sawtooth events.
Automated Regional Modelling (ARM) for characterization of the substorm current wedge
Some characteristics of substorms may be determined through use of an electrojet forward modelling approach. These include the amplitude of cross-meridian electric current (0.2 to 1 MA typically), timescales (about 20 ...
An Evening Sector Ps 6 - Omega Band Event
Abstract. Ps 6 magnetic disturbances and associated optical forms known as omega bands are usually associated with the morning sector. Some evidence for similar phenomenology in the evening sector has been presented ...