Yuvan Sharma
Category – Coding
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223 Apr 2020: A 3D Printed Digital Sundial

2020-04-233 Min Read — In Coding

Introduction I recently came across a project involving a 3D printed digital sundial on a YouTube channel Mojoptix. I was fascinated by this since it involved taking such an ancient invention, the sundial, and digitizing it to a level of amazing…

220 Feb 2020: Modelling the Coronavirus using Markov Chains

2020-02-203 Min Read — In Coding

Note: I wrote this blog in Feb 2020 after learning Markov Chains and how to use difference equations. The covid19 pandemic that followed had just begun and, at that time, no one knew how serious it will be. This shows the power of mathematics and…

002 Aug 2019: Wormholes - Fact or Fiction?

2019-08-022 Min Read — In Coding

Introduction The final project for my ATDP 2019 Astronomy and Astrophysics Course revolved around wormholes and the possibility of their existence. I probably invested half of June in this project, not only because I wanted it to be good, but also…

001 Aug 2019: Scanning WISE Data for Brown Dwarfs and ULIRGs

2019-08-012 Min Read — In Coding

Introduction As part of my ATDP 2019 Astronomy and Astrophysics Course, we used data from NASA’s WISE telescope to identify brown dwarfs and ULIRGs (Ultra Luminous Infrared Galaxies). This assignment involved using SalsaJ, a software to study stars…

331 July 2019: Review of Summer Program ATDP

2019-07-312 Min Read — In Coding

In the summer of 2019, when the world was normal and travel was still permitted, I attended the ATDP Introduction to Astronomy and Astrophysics Course at the University of California, Berkeley. I went into the course with zero knowledge about the…