Way back in July, before Jaialdi, I went to Poland for the Computer Simulations of Radiation Effects in Solids (COSIRES) conference, held in Krakow (previous hosts of this conference have included Beijing, Richland WA, and Helsinki). Thoughts on my trip (that I can remember… I really need to write these down when I’m there): As […]
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In the end of September/beginning of October, I went first to DC for a meeting of all of the people funded by our funding agency in DOE and then on to Germany the following week to two conferences, first one on Multiscale Modeling of Materials held in Freiburg and the second on Nuclear Materials in […]
Wow, time flies. Way back in May, I went to a workshop on Solid-Solid Nucleation, which was held in Maui. Actually, a colleague was invited, but he had a conflict and gave me the choice of representing him in Maui or Switzerland. I chose Maui. In any case, Lisa and Rose went with me. We […]
After a recent conference in Italy, I flew to Spain to visit my dad’s family. The flight was via Munich and we passed over the Alps. I took a few pictures from the plane that I thought turned out pretty well.
I just flew into Pittsburgh for a conference and was just struck by the beauty of the landscape stretched before me from the airplane window. I didn’t have a camera, so unable to take a picture, I jotted down my impressions (edited now for flow and readability). The sky is gray, the air crisp and […]