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August 21, 2007

Filed under: Uncategorized — ros @ 11:14 am

That’s beause i’m finalising my thesis. It’s almost done, I just need to check it through for spelling and grammar mistakes and possibly, if I feel really keen, check the big algebraic calculations again.

If you’re very bored and want to see what maths geeks spend their time doing, I’ve put it here as a pdf file.


Feel free to point out any minor errors. Don’t mention any major ones, it’ll just depress me. ;)

On another note, Goon and I found a rather nice flat. It has a huge kitchen, gas hob and a  ’balcony.’ In fact, the kitchen is big enough for me to set up a little food blogging station by the cooker. :) There’s plenty of room for Goon’s geeking equipment too, so he’s happy. We’re moving in on Sunday. :)

Once my thesis is all finished (or maybe even earlier if it becomes too tiresome) I’ll post about Goon’s latest cooking adventures and about the meal I made just to show off some cute little sushi dishes I’ve found.

Until then, happy eating! If you’d like some really silly food related entertainment, check out www.pasta.com and DON’T SKIP THE INTRO!!!


  1. Congratulations on finding a flat, a balcony will be great for when summer arrives (I’m not giving up hope yet!)

    Comment by Ginger — August 21, 2007 @ 7:35 pm

  2. OK, so I don’t actually even understand the title, let alone the abstract. I gave up after that.

    Worryingly, the same was also true for Matthew Smith’s thesis. And computing and maths are two things that I’m actually meant to know something about… :/

    Comment by Dale — August 22, 2007 @ 1:54 pm

  3. COngrats on finishing the work.
    Im completely innumerate so it looks fantastic to me!

    Comment by GBVC — August 28, 2007 @ 2:18 pm

  4. After reading those comments, didn’t even try to read the thesis … great to hear that you’ve got a flat, especially one with a blog-station in the kitchen, despite the machiavellian tendencies of the estate agents. What a bunch!

    Good luck with the teaching - we SO need people to teach maths, and more than just the syllabus … how do you teach enthusiasm for a subject? I suppose by showing it.

    I really hope it goes well for you


    Comment by Joanna — August 29, 2007 @ 8:18 am

  5. hi ros! just wanted to let you know you are being missed from the food blog world…not that i’ve been too active myself, but still! i hope that teaching and your thesis are going well. can’t wait for your re-emergence!

    Comment by amanda — September 15, 2007 @ 6:42 pm

  6. Oh well done! The sense of relief must be palpabale…

    And great news about the flat! I really envy you some kitchen space…

    Comment by Jeanne — October 3, 2007 @ 2:53 pm

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