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by platinum
March 27th, 2015, 5:38 pm
Forum: Book And Research Paper Forum
Topic: Publishing an article in Applied Mathematics Letters
Replies: 44
Views: 7812

Publishing an article in Applied Mathematics Letters

To the OP: I did not visit the AML site before providing an opinion and it turns out that I was mistaken on process.So as not to mislead you or any other younger academics here, I have deleted this post.However, I still wish you good luck in gaining access to a quality journal.
by platinum
March 21st, 2015, 6:41 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: "Unified Revolution" new book by Espen Haug
Replies: 700
Views: 43125

"Unified Revolution" new book by Espen Haug

I wonder if it was possible to obtain some measurements in Europe - whether central or further north.In the past, some great pictures have been taken from space:
by platinum
March 2nd, 2015, 2:32 am
Forum: Trading Forum
Topic: End of bitcoin?
Replies: 797
Views: 93435

End of bitcoin?

BIT Poised to Become Publicly Traded Bitcoin FundWall Street Journal todayThe usual log in issue exists. BIT receives FINRA ApprovalHere is a publicly available article by Finalternatives on March 3.
by platinum
March 2nd, 2015, 2:26 am
Forum: Trading Forum
Topic: End of bitcoin?
Replies: 797
Views: 93435

End of bitcoin?

<t>Bitcoin Investment Trust Syndicate Wins 48,000 BTC in US Marshals AuctionCoindesk - This is from the last auction, not this most recent one, where the bidding closes on March 2 at noon.From the article:A bidding syndicate organized by Bitcoin Investment Trust and the trading division at SecondMar...
by platinum
February 19th, 2015, 7:54 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Dark Matter Is Crap
Replies: 532
Views: 205550

Dark Matter Is Crap

Along similar lines, a new extravagant claim:Dark Matter May Have Killed all of the DinosaursIn The Economist, with reference to articles in the Astrophysical Journal and Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society.Worth a read (or at least a laugh!)
by platinum
February 6th, 2015, 4:46 am
Forum: Trading Forum
Topic: End of bitcoin?
Replies: 797
Views: 93435

End of bitcoin?

<t>The Silk Road saga continues:Ulbricht found guilty over Silk Road drugs siteFinancial Times, February 4 The article states:""Ulbricht's arrest and conviction - and our seizure of millions of dollars of Silk Road bitcoins - should send a clear message to anyone else attempting to operate an online...
by platinum
February 2nd, 2015, 5:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A Cosmology Thread - Towards a Grand Unified Theory hosted by W Forum
Replies: 21
Views: 5903

A Cosmology Thread - Towards a Grand Unified Theory hosted by W Forum

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaGood question!Clearly many astrophysical systems do show centrifuge-like effects in terms of flattened spheroids and disks. Yet in all of these cases, gravity is the greater force so that denser materials tend to aggregate to the core (or assume orbits) rath...
by platinum
February 2nd, 2015, 4:01 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A Cosmology Thread - Towards a Grand Unified Theory hosted by W Forum
Replies: 21
Views: 5903

A Cosmology Thread - Towards a Grand Unified Theory hosted by W Forum

<t>This thread did not get much traction last year, but here is a legitimate question:If many of the objects in the universe are rotating on their own axes, and in some cases also spinning around another axis point, as they do in the spiral galaxy, for example, can we imagine that the entire system ...
by platinum
January 30th, 2015, 10:04 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: diamond's in the cloud
Replies: 20
Views: 4153

diamond's in the cloud

<t>A short article in Wired yesterday:Moore's Law and Moving Beyond Silicon: The Rise of Diamond TechnologyDiamond wafer technology is producing thinner and cheaper devices already in use in information technology, the military and aerospace applications. In addition, diamond semiconductor will have...
by platinum
January 16th, 2015, 6:35 pm
Forum: Trading Forum
Topic: End of bitcoin?
Replies: 797
Views: 93435

End of bitcoin?

A little FX humor for a Friday afternoon:BTC/CHFCreative traders might be able to do something with this.
by platinum
January 13th, 2015, 10:55 pm
Forum: Trading Forum
Topic: Not So Fast - HFT News and Regulation
Replies: 0
Views: 3729

Not So Fast - HFT News and Regulation

<t>The SEC is cracking down on some practices after lengthy investigation.BATS to Pay $14 million to settle Direct Edge Order Type CaseWall Street Journal"BATS Global Markets Inc. agreed to pay $14 million - the highest fine levied by a regulator against a stock exchange - to settle allegations that...
by platinum
January 6th, 2015, 2:24 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Year's Resolutions 2015
Replies: 102
Views: 4796

New Year's Resolutions 2015

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: platinumQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnIt costs money and you can show is a jpg file?Very well, here is a hint.How is your Japanese these days?Kamioka ObservatoryMy Japenese is limited to kesa gatame, O soto gari, mei geri and ...
by platinum
January 6th, 2015, 2:13 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Year's Resolutions 2015
Replies: 102
Views: 4796

New Year's Resolutions 2015

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnIt costs money and you can show is a jpg file?Very well, here is a hint.How is your Japanese these days?Kamioka Observatory
by platinum
January 6th, 2015, 2:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Year's Resolutions 2015
Replies: 102
Views: 4796

New Year's Resolutions 2015

<t>Well, opinions differ sometimes, but the research is worthwhile. Health care issues are often a question of supply chains and distribution systems - even given the logistical challenges of reaching remote villages with vaccines, that is a fairly tractable problem in the big picture.Here is an int...
by platinum
January 6th, 2015, 12:33 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Year's Resolutions 2015
Replies: 102
Views: 4796

New Year's Resolutions 2015

<t>Here is a list for the new year (from Nature):What to expect in 2015At the top, good news from Switzerland:Particle smasherThe long wait is over: the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) will reboot in March after a two-year shutdown. The machine at CERN, Europe's particle-physics laboratory near Geneva, ...
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