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2020

  1. My new fitness routine
    date: Mon Oct 19 2020
    tags: [fitness,public,draft]
  2. 2020 Week 42 review (11-17 Oct)
    date: Sun Oct 18 2020
    tags: [weekly review,progress report,private,diary]
  3. Blogs I enjoy very much
    date: Thu Oct 08 2020
    tags: [draft]
  4. Pair work: the One Weird Trick to finally ship your side projects
    date: Thu Oct 08 2020
    tags: [exploration,productivity,scratchpad,public,draft]
  5. Projects to-do list
    date: Wed Sep 30 2020
    tags: [draft]
  6. Home gym ideas
    date: Sun Sep 27 2020
    tags: [public,draft,build]
  7. Virtual workspaces --- working in a Minecraft office?
    date: Sat Sep 26 2020
    tags: [exploration,game design,scratchpad,public]
  8. Clustering GPS trip data
    date: Fri Sep 11 2020
    tags: [programming,public,internship,consulting,inzura]
  9. Julia Path Tracer
    date: Tue Sep 01 2020
    tags: [project,draft]
  10. Board Game Engine
    date: Tue Sep 01 2020
    tags: [project,draft,in progress]
  11. Three years in Oxford: a review
    date: Mon Aug 31 2020
    tags: [review,milestone,private,diary]
  12. Building a Python parallel processing pipeline package (R-3PO)
    date: Sat Aug 29 2020
    tags: [programming,build,public,internship,inzura]
  13. GSoC 2020 report: implementing a new feature for MGGG's Districtr app
    date: Fri Aug 28 2020
    tags: [programming,build,public,project,mggg,gsoc,internship]
  14. A market-based mechanism to preserve Indonesia's forests (or any other resource)
    date: Wed Aug 19 2020
    tags: [exploration,game theory,mechanism design,economics,incentive,public]
  15. Rebuilding this website
    date: Mon Aug 03 2020
    tags: [programming,public,project]
  16. Building a code sharing MVP with React and the WebSockets API
    date: Sun Aug 02 2020
    tags: [programming,build,interview,mvp,react,public,project]
  17. Letter to Bassel in August 2020, after my Finals results
    date: Sat Aug 01 2020
    tags: [private,diary]
  18. 2020 Semiannual Review
    date: Fri Jul 31 2020
    tags: [annual review,progress report,milestone,oxford,private,diary]
  19. Thoughts on a trip to Kuhlenbronn
    date: Wed Jul 29 2020
    tags: [post,trip-report,private,diary]
  20. Plan for Summer 2020
    date: Fri Jul 24 2020
    tags: []
  21. How many solar panels would be needed to 100% solar-power Singapore?
    date: Fri Jul 24 2020
    tags: [exploration,data-science,explorable,d3.js,public]
  22. Singapore's GRC system likely advantages the PAP: a game-theoretic analysis
    date: Tue Jul 07 2020
    tags: [exploration,political science,game theory,public]
  23. 2019 Annual Review
    date: Wed Jan 01 2020
    tags: [annual review,progress report,oxford,private,diary]

2019

  1. Building a deep learning pipeline + model with Keras and PlaidML
    date: Tue Sep 17 2019
    tags: [programming,deep learning,data science,internship,public]
  2. Building an Bayesian SMS sender
    date: Mon Sep 16 2019
    tags: [programming,data science,statistics,multi-armed bandit,bayesian inference,behavioural economics,project,internship,inzura,public]
  3. Doing distributed data analysis on a Raspberry Pi cluster
    date: Thu Sep 12 2019
    tags: [programming,build,making,data science,internship,inzura,apache spark,GIS,scala,raspberry pi,minio,public,project]
  4. Email to Bassel telling him about my internship and thesis during July 2019
    date: Sun Jul 28 2019
    tags: [progress report,private,diary]
  5. 2019 Semiannual Review
    date: Fri Jul 19 2019
    tags: [annual review,progress report,oxford,diary,private]
  6. The beta-Bernoulli bandit, Thompson sampling, and Bayesian inference
    date: Fri Jul 12 2019
    tags: [academic,economics,behavioural economics,quantitative economics,statistics,explanation,bayesian inference,explanation,public,draft]
  7. Breaking up
    date: Sun Jun 23 2019
    tags: [post-mortem,milestone,oxford,private,diary]
  8. HT 2019 report and plans for the summer
    date: Sun Jun 23 2019
    tags: [progress report,quarterly report,goal-setting,oxford,private,diary]
  9. A gentle introduction to the IS-PC-MR model
    date: Sun Apr 21 2019
    tags: [academic,economics,macroeconomics,explanation,draft]
  10. Explaining Acemoglu's model of directed technical change: a primer
    date: Sat Apr 20 2019
    tags: [academic,economics,macroeconomics,explanation,public,draft]
  11. Building an automated, blockchain-connected model train diorama
    date: Thu Jan 31 2019
    tags: [programming,build,making,hardware,internship,imda,public]
  12. MT 2018 report and plans for 2019
    date: Tue Jan 01 2019
    tags: [quarterly report,progress report,goal-setting,private,diary,oxford]

2018

  1. Blocktrain
    date: Wed Aug 01 2018
    tags: [project]
  2. Phonics Game
    date: Sun Jul 01 2018
    tags: [project]
  3. 2018 Semiannual Review
    date: Sun Jul 01 2018
    tags: [annual review,progress report,private,diary,post-ord,oxford]
  4. Hilary 2018 report
    date: Sat Mar 10 2018
    tags: [progress report,quarterly report,oxford]

2017

  1. Michaelmas 2017 report
    date: Tue Dec 05 2017
    tags: [progress report,quarterly report,private,diary,oxford]
  2. Sep 2017 report
    date: Sun Sep 24 2017
    tags: [progress report,monthly report,milestone,private,diary]
  3. Dropship Chess
    date: Fri Sep 01 2017
    tags: [project]
  4. Aug 2017 report
    date: Tue Aug 22 2017
    tags: [progress report,monthly report,private,diary]
  5. Inspector's Gadget
    date: Tue Aug 01 2017
    tags: [project]
  6. Building a Raspberry Pi console
    date: Tue May 30 2017
    tags: [programming,build,making,programming education,hardware,raspberry pi,public]
  7. May 2017 report
    date: Mon May 29 2017
    tags: [progress report,monthly review,private,diary,post-ord]
  8. 2017 Quarterly Report I
    date: Fri Mar 31 2017
    tags: [quarterly review,progress report,monthly review,private,diary]

2016

  1. 2016 Annual Review
    date: Tue Dec 27 2016
    tags: [annual review,progress report,private,diary]
  2. 2015 Annual Review
    date: Mon Dec 26 2016
    tags: [annual review,progress report,goal setting,private,diary]
  3. ORD lo
    date: Tue Dec 06 2016
    tags: [monthly review,progress report,milestone,private,diary]
  4. October in review; plans for November
    date: Fri Oct 28 2016
    tags: [monthly review,progress report,private,diary]
  5. An eventful Saturday
    date: Sat Oct 08 2016
    tags: [private,diary]
  6. Building my first Telegram bot
    date: Tue Sep 20 2016
    tags: [programming,software,public]
  7. September 2016 report
    date: Mon Sep 05 2016
    tags: [progress report,private,diary]
  8. Long-overdue update
    date: Thu Aug 11 2016
    tags: [progress report,private,diary]
  9. Automated Transaction Tracker
    date: Mon Aug 01 2016
    tags: [project]
  10. On Brexit, and the unreasonable effectiveness of demagoguery
    date: Fri Jun 24 2016
    tags: [private,essay]
  11. An update on my life so far
    date: Thu May 26 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  12. Meeting with iDA staff (Oscar, Kiranjit and Eric)
    date: Wed May 11 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  13. Meeting with Mrs Hauw, swimming with Xiao Hui and future plans
    date: Tue May 10 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  14. daily report: I talk about what I've done for the past two weeks
    date: Thu May 05 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  15. daily report
    date: Sun Apr 24 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  16. daily report: my first post
    date: Sat Apr 23 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  17. Form Emailer and Form Letterer
    date: Fri Apr 01 2016
    tags: [project]

All posts

  1. My new fitness routine
    date: Mon Oct 19 2020
    tags: [fitness,public,draft]
  2. 2020 Week 42 review (11-17 Oct)
    date: Sun Oct 18 2020
    tags: [weekly review,progress report,private,diary]
  3. Blogs I enjoy very much
    date: Thu Oct 08 2020
    tags: [draft]
  4. Pair work: the One Weird Trick to finally ship your side projects
    date: Thu Oct 08 2020
    tags: [exploration,productivity,scratchpad,public,draft]
  5. Projects to-do list
    date: Wed Sep 30 2020
    tags: [draft]
  6. Home gym ideas
    date: Sun Sep 27 2020
    tags: [public,draft,build]
  7. Virtual workspaces --- working in a Minecraft office?
    date: Sat Sep 26 2020
    tags: [exploration,game design,scratchpad,public]
  8. Clustering GPS trip data
    date: Fri Sep 11 2020
    tags: [programming,public,internship,consulting,inzura]
  9. Julia Path Tracer
    date: Tue Sep 01 2020
    tags: [project,draft]
  10. Board Game Engine
    date: Tue Sep 01 2020
    tags: [project,draft,in progress]
  11. Three years in Oxford: a review
    date: Mon Aug 31 2020
    tags: [review,milestone,private,diary]
  12. Building a Python parallel processing pipeline package (R-3PO)
    date: Sat Aug 29 2020
    tags: [programming,build,public,internship,inzura]
  13. GSoC 2020 report: implementing a new feature for MGGG's Districtr app
    date: Fri Aug 28 2020
    tags: [programming,build,public,project,mggg,gsoc,internship]
  14. A market-based mechanism to preserve Indonesia's forests (or any other resource)
    date: Wed Aug 19 2020
    tags: [exploration,game theory,mechanism design,economics,incentive,public]
  15. Rebuilding this website
    date: Mon Aug 03 2020
    tags: [programming,public,project]
  16. Building a code sharing MVP with React and the WebSockets API
    date: Sun Aug 02 2020
    tags: [programming,build,interview,mvp,react,public,project]
  17. Letter to Bassel in August 2020, after my Finals results
    date: Sat Aug 01 2020
    tags: [private,diary]
  18. 2020 Semiannual Review
    date: Fri Jul 31 2020
    tags: [annual review,progress report,milestone,oxford,private,diary]
  19. Thoughts on a trip to Kuhlenbronn
    date: Wed Jul 29 2020
    tags: [post,trip-report,private,diary]
  20. Plan for Summer 2020
    date: Fri Jul 24 2020
    tags: []
  21. How many solar panels would be needed to 100% solar-power Singapore?
    date: Fri Jul 24 2020
    tags: [exploration,data-science,explorable,d3.js,public]
  22. Singapore's GRC system likely advantages the PAP: a game-theoretic analysis
    date: Tue Jul 07 2020
    tags: [exploration,political science,game theory,public]
  23. 2019 Annual Review
    date: Wed Jan 01 2020
    tags: [annual review,progress report,oxford,private,diary]
  24. Building a deep learning pipeline + model with Keras and PlaidML
    date: Tue Sep 17 2019
    tags: [programming,deep learning,data science,internship,public]
  25. Building an Bayesian SMS sender
    date: Mon Sep 16 2019
    tags: [programming,data science,statistics,multi-armed bandit,bayesian inference,behavioural economics,project,internship,inzura,public]
  26. Doing distributed data analysis on a Raspberry Pi cluster
    date: Thu Sep 12 2019
    tags: [programming,build,making,data science,internship,inzura,apache spark,GIS,scala,raspberry pi,minio,public,project]
  27. Email to Bassel telling him about my internship and thesis during July 2019
    date: Sun Jul 28 2019
    tags: [progress report,private,diary]
  28. 2019 Semiannual Review
    date: Fri Jul 19 2019
    tags: [annual review,progress report,oxford,diary,private]
  29. The beta-Bernoulli bandit, Thompson sampling, and Bayesian inference
    date: Fri Jul 12 2019
    tags: [academic,economics,behavioural economics,quantitative economics,statistics,explanation,bayesian inference,explanation,public,draft]
  30. Breaking up
    date: Sun Jun 23 2019
    tags: [post-mortem,milestone,oxford,private,diary]
  31. HT 2019 report and plans for the summer
    date: Sun Jun 23 2019
    tags: [progress report,quarterly report,goal-setting,oxford,private,diary]
  32. A gentle introduction to the IS-PC-MR model
    date: Sun Apr 21 2019
    tags: [academic,economics,macroeconomics,explanation,draft]
  33. Explaining Acemoglu's model of directed technical change: a primer
    date: Sat Apr 20 2019
    tags: [academic,economics,macroeconomics,explanation,public,draft]
  34. Building an automated, blockchain-connected model train diorama
    date: Thu Jan 31 2019
    tags: [programming,build,making,hardware,internship,imda,public]
  35. MT 2018 report and plans for 2019
    date: Tue Jan 01 2019
    tags: [quarterly report,progress report,goal-setting,private,diary,oxford]
  36. Blocktrain
    date: Wed Aug 01 2018
    tags: [project]
  37. Phonics Game
    date: Sun Jul 01 2018
    tags: [project]
  38. 2018 Semiannual Review
    date: Sun Jul 01 2018
    tags: [annual review,progress report,private,diary,post-ord,oxford]
  39. Hilary 2018 report
    date: Sat Mar 10 2018
    tags: [progress report,quarterly report,oxford]
  40. Michaelmas 2017 report
    date: Tue Dec 05 2017
    tags: [progress report,quarterly report,private,diary,oxford]
  41. Sep 2017 report
    date: Sun Sep 24 2017
    tags: [progress report,monthly report,milestone,private,diary]
  42. Dropship Chess
    date: Fri Sep 01 2017
    tags: [project]
  43. Aug 2017 report
    date: Tue Aug 22 2017
    tags: [progress report,monthly report,private,diary]
  44. Inspector's Gadget
    date: Tue Aug 01 2017
    tags: [project]
  45. Building a Raspberry Pi console
    date: Tue May 30 2017
    tags: [programming,build,making,programming education,hardware,raspberry pi,public]
  46. May 2017 report
    date: Mon May 29 2017
    tags: [progress report,monthly review,private,diary,post-ord]
  47. 2017 Quarterly Report I
    date: Fri Mar 31 2017
    tags: [quarterly review,progress report,monthly review,private,diary]
  48. 2016 Annual Review
    date: Tue Dec 27 2016
    tags: [annual review,progress report,private,diary]
  49. 2015 Annual Review
    date: Mon Dec 26 2016
    tags: [annual review,progress report,goal setting,private,diary]
  50. ORD lo
    date: Tue Dec 06 2016
    tags: [monthly review,progress report,milestone,private,diary]
  51. October in review; plans for November
    date: Fri Oct 28 2016
    tags: [monthly review,progress report,private,diary]
  52. An eventful Saturday
    date: Sat Oct 08 2016
    tags: [private,diary]
  53. Building my first Telegram bot
    date: Tue Sep 20 2016
    tags: [programming,software,public]
  54. September 2016 report
    date: Mon Sep 05 2016
    tags: [progress report,private,diary]
  55. Long-overdue update
    date: Thu Aug 11 2016
    tags: [progress report,private,diary]
  56. Automated Transaction Tracker
    date: Mon Aug 01 2016
    tags: [project]
  57. On Brexit, and the unreasonable effectiveness of demagoguery
    date: Fri Jun 24 2016
    tags: [private,essay]
  58. An update on my life so far
    date: Thu May 26 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  59. Meeting with iDA staff (Oscar, Kiranjit and Eric)
    date: Wed May 11 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  60. Meeting with Mrs Hauw, swimming with Xiao Hui and future plans
    date: Tue May 10 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  61. daily report: I talk about what I've done for the past two weeks
    date: Thu May 05 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  62. daily report
    date: Sun Apr 24 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  63. daily report: my first post
    date: Sat Apr 23 2016
    tags: [daily report,progress report,private,diary]
  64. Form Emailer and Form Letterer
    date: Fri Apr 01 2016
    tags: [project]