How to reflash nodemcu-firmware to the NodeMCU devkit v2.0 on OS X
Written by Ian Kilgore in misc on Mon 29 December 2014. Tags: robots, feelings,
I get emotional about a Perl script
Written by Ian Kilgore in misc on Thu 11 September 2014. Tags: LaTeX, jokes, math,
(tl;dr: see PDF here). For a top-secret joke project I am learning to program in LaTeX as if it were a general-purpose language. LaTeX is my favourite way to write scientific papers, but no one should use it for programmatic logic. Along the way I have implemented a Sieve ...!-->
Written by Ian Kilgore in misc on Sun 11 August 2013. Tags: computer math, EDA, routing,
Routing, in electronic design, is a difficult and often intractible problem. Usually it is done with at least some human intervention. Most Electronic Design Automation packages include sophisticated software tools to allow the routing process to be machine-assisted or, in some cases, entirely automatic. Below I investigate some of the simplest methods for solving this problem, and demonstrate a working (albeit trivial) example of an automated approach.