Friday, December 30, 2011

Chapterbib package

Here is useful information on the "chapterbib" package.

The trick to get it working is to run bibtex on each chapter and then run latex on the main document.

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Easy_install utility for Python libraries

The "easy_install" tool is very convenient to install Python libraries, especially on Linux platform. I used it to get "rpy" to work on my computers.

Monday, December 26, 2011

Python resources

Here is a good list of python resources.

Cool Blog

A cool blog on math, programming, etc.

Sunday, December 25, 2011

JVM-based R

Renjin, a jvm-based R interpreter. Looks interesting.

Friday, December 23, 2011

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Rosetta code

Rosetta code provides some interesting programming demos.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Random computation

This blog has some interesting materials related to stochastic computation.

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Real world clojure

A list of real world Clojure application.

Monday, December 19, 2011

Data sorcery with Clojure

Some useful examples using Incanter for data analysis.

The future of computing in China

An insightful article.

Clojure demos

Here are some cool Clojure demos. By the way the IntelliJ community edition works really well with Clojure (with plugin, of course). It's free and open source.

Saturday, December 17, 2011


Jamsim is a microsimulation took utilizing R and Java. It looks fascinating. Its documentation can improve in the future.

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Lisp outside the box

An interesting book, with a few free chapters.

Game of life

Implemented in various languages, including R.

Here is a Python version.

Another one.

Thursday, December 08, 2011

Beijing air quality

This is an interesting post.

I ran the script today and got this:
What's going on?

Here comes a longer term trend:

Sunday, December 04, 2011


I am not a graphics person, but this really amazes me.

Saturday, December 03, 2011

Linux blog

Refining Linux is an interesting Linux-related blog site.