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SQuInTy Thoughts

February 22, 2015

This month I attended the 2015 Southwestern Quantum Information and Technology (SQuInT) workshop in Berkeley, California. Each year I go to this workshop, I learn something new, not just about the research being done in quantum information, but in...

Programming as a Physicist

August 11, 2014

I suppose a better title might by Why I Program. The truth of the matter, however, is that a physicist programming is fundamentally different than someone who majored in CS or a related field. Sort of like the difference between a Swiss army knife...

Failure to Govern

September 03, 2013

Amid all the rancor in the media regarding President Obama’s tendencies to hit the links and go on speaking tours, one aspect of his and Congress’ governance does stand out: they go through the motions of governing, without actually doing so. It ...