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by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 8:22 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Adaptive Mesh
Replies: 3
Views: 157127

Adaptive Mesh

<r>> Could you please give me suggestions to make it more useful? Or, could you enlighten me with some new topics or ideas? Say, if you feel > that you or your team need some tools to help the daily work, however you are too busy to do the programming, I'm more than happy to > give a try!This is qui...
by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 8:09 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: St. Patrick's Day + evening celebration:
Replies: 49
Views: 158762

St. Patrick's Day + evening celebration:

QuoteOriginally posted by: JamesH83i guess your probably gone already, but have a safe journey.JThanksAm addicted to this site. Am in Brick Lane/City Hotel. Must be 50 Banglesdeshi restaurants in this street.Will keep off juice until Thursday. I'm sure that holds for evryone
by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 10:11 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Outsourcing Mania
Replies: 15
Views: 160004

Outsourcing Mania

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: DrBen> LTrain: You are exactly the type of guy I am worried about. Basically, for me its important to workin an industry where there are interesting people doing interesting stuff, and cutting away at thefabric is this way is damaging. .This is a bit ambiguous for me to...
by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 8:36 am
Forum: Book And Research Paper Forum
Topic: Stochastic Vols
Replies: 2
Views: 156784

Stochastic Vols

Sammus and myself are working on this paper using FDM stuffADI (bad with X derivs)Splitting (good)ADE (maybe great?)see FDM CFD thred
by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 7:04 am
Forum: Technical Forum
Topic: PDE Question: Black Scholes Basket with 100 underlyings
Replies: 21
Views: 158434

PDE Question: Black Scholes Basket with 100 underlyings

thxthis looks certainly like a good start, it contains some of the intuition that has been posted here.see ja
by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 6:47 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Outsourcing Mania
Replies: 15
Views: 160004

Outsourcing Mania

<t>> The whole game was about devising measurement techniques which made us look good, not improving > quality.I 'intern' students from uni/high schools. They do C# projects. Their teachers indeed pay attention to GANTT charts, reports, in general facade evene though I am pissed off with their real ...
by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 6:41 am
Forum: Numerical Methods Forum
Topic: Finite difference - CFD technique
Replies: 525
Views: 270849

Finite difference - CFD technique

<t>Sammus,I have read Roache "Fund. of CFD" 1998 and he says:1. ADE for Dirichlet is explicit but for other BC we have implicit at boiundary2. Nobody has done ADE well for convetive-diffusionAt some cut-off date we might have to think about 1 if the "fully" explicit does not work. There are search l...
by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 6:34 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Outsourcing Mania
Replies: 15
Views: 160004

Outsourcing Mania

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: LTrainSEI and 6sigma are scams IMO. Some time ago, I "volunteered" (boss speak for shut-up and just do it) to work on SEI and 6sigma. The whole game was about devising measurement techniques which made us look good, not improving quality.Favorite example: we counted lin...
by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 6:09 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: St. Patrick's Day + evening celebration:
Replies: 49
Views: 158762

St. Patrick's Day + evening celebration:

All,I will be away from this site for almost a week .See ja all in Counting House.
by Cuchulainn
March 13th, 2005, 6:03 am
Forum: Technical Forum
Topic: PDE Question: Black Scholes Basket with 100 underlyings
Replies: 21
Views: 158434

PDE Question: Black Scholes Basket with 100 underlyings

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ChukchiCuchulainn, there is a chapter on this subject in the excellent book Pricing and Managing Exotic and Hybrid Options by Vineer BhansaliThe book is out of print but you should be able to find it in any good library.ChikchithxI have the book! Do you know which chapt...
by Cuchulainn
March 12th, 2005, 8:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: .
Replies: 73
Views: 160212

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> yes, I believe that one - its what happens when you have an email address available in the net!Yes and no. I gave my business card to someone
by Cuchulainn
March 12th, 2005, 8:34 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: .
Replies: 73
Views: 160212

.

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: alexandreCand out of curiousity, what happened in Holand back in the 90's?Like everywher else I suppose the usually sober Dutch went overboard by borrowing money and investing it in shares and internet stuff. I did not believe in that hype for one minute. Instead I boug...
by Cuchulainn
March 12th, 2005, 8:13 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: .
Replies: 73
Views: 160212

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<t>Another scam that they tried on the training company I work for is"Top of the morning and greeting to you and yours. I have got your name from our local Chember of Commerce who gave me your name and who assure me that your company is a suitable partner.I am chief Abila of HRM in the ministry of s...
by Cuchulainn
March 12th, 2005, 8:00 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Iraqi War thread....
Replies: 128
Views: 175471

Iraqi War thread....

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: DCFC Could Lebanon be in the EU ?Certainly not yet, but in 2020 ?one would imagine that a criteria for membership in the EU is that a country lies at least partially in Europe ?If you let Leb. in you have to let Syria in as well, it's o...
by Cuchulainn
March 12th, 2005, 7:58 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A Modest Proposal: Wilmott Tshirts and Accessories
Replies: 22
Views: 156890

A Modest Proposal: Wilmott Tshirts and Accessories

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteDidn't anyone tell you that you have to get the tattoo when you pass 1000 posts ? where? On your bum??? You speak from experience! What's on the tatoo?Think I'll stop posting now, nearing 900