Dr Stuart Grey

Interesting Links - May 2019

May 31, 2019

Zdog · Round, flat, designer-friendly pseudo-3D engine for canvas and SVG

Zdog is a 3D JavaScript engine for canvas and SVG. With Zdog, you can design and render simple 3D models on the Web. Zdog is a pseudo-3D engine. Its geometries exist in 3D space, but are rendered as flat shapes.

https://zzz.dog/


Sustainable Startups – The Growing, Responsible Companies of Tomorrow

https://sustainablestartups.co/


Maildown · GitHub

A super simple CLI for sending emails

https://github.com/chris104957/maildown/blob/master/README.md


Founder Books – Postmake

https://postmake.io/books


Building a Multi-label Text Classifier using BERT and TensorFlow

https://towardsdatascience.com/building-a-multi-label-text-classifier-using-bert-and-tensorflow-f188e0ecdc5d


CNNs, Part 1: An Introduction to Convolutional Neural Networks - victorzhou.com

https://victorzhou.com/blog/intro-to-cnns-part-1/


A Playful Building Kit Incorporates Real-World Physics Concepts With Springs and Magnets | Colossal

https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2019/05/mola-model/


Three.js Fundamentals

https://threejsfundamentals.org/threejs/lessons/threejs-fundamentals.html


Video Editing and Screen Recording Software | ScreenFlow

https://www.telestream.net/screenflow/


Black · python/black · GitHub

Black is the uncompromising Python code formatter. By using it, you agree to cede control over minutiae of hand-formatting. In return, Black gives you speed, determinism, and freedom from pycodestyle nagging about formatting. You will save time and mental energy for more important matters.

https://github.com/python/black/blob/master/README.md


Gilbert Strang’s New Course on Linear Algebra+ for ML Now Online | Hacker News

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19939030


Spotify 2018 Wrapped on Behance

Hundreds of millions of music fans listen to Spotify. But no two fans listened exactly the same. So how could we recap each fan’s year in a way that was unique to them?With 2018 Wrapped, Spotify invited both artists and fans to explore and celebrate th…

https://www.behance.net/gallery/75636503/Spotify-2018-Wrapped


SPACE TYPE GENERATOR

http://spacetypegenerator.com/


PyFormat: Using % and .format() for great good!

https://pyformat.info/


Things you’re probably not using in Python 3 - but should - Data, what now?

Many people started switching to Python 3, unfortunately most people still write their code like it is Python 2.

https://datawhatnow.com/things-you-are-probably-not-using-in-python-3-but-should/


Pedro Cortés

https://www.cortes.design/


Digirule2 - The 8-bit Programmable Binary Ruler from bradsprojects on Tindie

https://www.tindie.com/products/bradsprojects/digirule2-the-8-bit-programmable-binary-ruler/?pt=ac_prod_search


Say hello to Color Dot, a typeface that wants to make the internet friendlier | It’s Nice That

Martin Grasser, the designer responsible for the Twitter logo, talks us through his colourful alternative to language.

https://www.itsnicethat.com/news/color-dot-typeface-martin-grasser-graphic-design-080519


Full Help

The self-hosted help desk and knowledgebase software for small businesses, professionals and freelancers

https://www.fullhelp.com/en?ref=hacker-news


Everything I Know: Strategies, Tips, and Tricks for Anki

https://senrigan.io/blog/everything-i-know-strategies-tips-and-tricks-for-spaced-repetition-anki


Publication Checklist

  1. This is what I am focusing on

  2. This is why it is relevant

  3. This is what is known/not known (and why it needs attention)

  4. This is my burning question

  5. This is how I aim to address the question (theoretically/empirically)

  6. This is what I did

  7. This is what I found

  8. This is what it means

  9. This is what I add

  10. This is why you should care

https://mobile.twitter.com/CarlessDavid/status/1121679812353900545/photo/1


synthwave-vscode · GitHub

Synthwave inspired colour theme for VS Code 🌅🕶 . Contribute to robb0wen/synthwave-vscode development by creating an account on GitHub.

https://github.com/robb0wen/synthwave-vscode/blob/master/README.md


Your Questions About Food and Climate Change, Answered - The New York Times

How to shop, cook and eat in a warming world.

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/04/30/dining/climate-change-food-eating-habits.html


Restless Cities Cycle Through Day and Night in Time Slice Videos by Dan Marker-Moore | Colossal

https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2019/05/time-slice-videos-by-dan-marker-moore/



Other Articles

Engineering the Future for Girls 2019 Jun 18, 2019

Scottish Space School 2019 Jun 11, 2019

Interesting Links - May 2019 May 31, 2019

Strathclyde Teaching Excellence Awards 2019 May 24, 2019

Interesting Links - April 2019 Apr 30, 2019

A History of Space Debris - Public Lecture at the Wolf Humanities Center at the University of Pennsylvania Mar 27, 2019

Young Weir-Wise 2019 Jan 29, 2019

Strathclyde Headstart 2018 Jun 27, 2018

Engineering the Future for Girls 2018 Jun 18, 2018

VR Space Debris for the Scottish Space School 2018 Jun 12, 2018

Strathclyde Teaching Excellence Awards 2018 May 11, 2018

Fast solar radiation pressure modelling with ray tracing and multiple reflections May 1, 2018

Reflecting Space Symposium Feb 2, 2018

Young Weir-Wise: Discovering Engineering with S2 Girls Jan 29, 2018

Autonomous orbit determination for formations of cubesats beyond LEO Jan 1, 2018

Angles-only navigation of a formation in the proximity of a binary system Jan 1, 2018

The Naked Scientists - Question of the Week Dec 12, 2017

Uncertainty treatment in the GOCE re-entry Nov 1, 2017

2,000,000 YouTube Views! Aug 5, 2017

Glasgow Science Festival: My Favourite Doomsday Talk Jun 14, 2017

Scottish Space School VR Space Debris Workshops Jun 14, 2017

Space Debris Workshops for P6/7 students at SmartSTEMS Jun 7, 2017

Autonomous orbit determination and navigation for formations of CubeSats beyond LEO Jun 1, 2017

Autonomous navigation of a formation of spacecraft in the proximity of a binary asteroid Jun 1, 2017

Sunlight illumination models for spacecraft surface charging May 1, 2017

Deformation of Space Debris due to Solar and Earth Radiation Fluxes - 7th European Conference on Space Debris 2017 Presentation Apr 17, 2017

Deformation of space debris and subsequent changes in orbit during eclipse due to solar and earth radiation fluxes Apr 1, 2017

Contributing to the 3rd Istanbul Design Biennial 22 October – 20 November 2016 Oct 9, 2016

Contributing to Natures Weirdest Events - Series 5, Episode 1, BBC2 Sep 29, 2016

Video: Watch this Space - Episode 2 Jun 25, 2016

Video: Watch this Space - Episode 1 Jun 11, 2016

Space Debris Wallpapers - May 2016 Jun 6, 2016

Talking Space Debris with BBC Radio Bristol Jun 1, 2016

Modelling spacecraft illumination and the effect of specular, diffuse and multiple reflection on photoelectron emission Apr 1, 2016

Space debris talk at the Royal Institution Mar 11, 2016

Launch of the UCL Aerospace Engineering Minor Jan 20, 2016

When space debris goes viral... Jan 1, 2016

Video: Space Debris 1957-2015 Dec 22, 2015

Royal Institution Advent Calendar: A History of Space Debris Dec 7, 2015

Future London 2015 Nov 5, 2015

Spark Festival 2015 Aug 31, 2015

St Pauls Way Science Summer School 2015 Aug 26, 2015

Creating a 4K Time-Lapse Video using Open-Source, Cross-Platform Tools Jul 28, 2015

Video: Time-lapse of Building a 3D Printer Jul 26, 2015

2015 Student Choice Teaching Awards Nomination May 7, 2015

Aviation Xtended interview on my space debris research and new aerospace course at UCL Mar 6, 2015

NT12–230 Discrimination via Extremely High Accuracy Trajectory Modelling Mar 1, 2015

My appearance on episode 1 of "Keeping it Civil", the new podcast from CEGE at UCL Feb 11, 2015

Slides from "Describing the World in 3D: Matrices and Vectors" Nov 25, 2014

AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Specialist Conference 2014 Presentation: Developments in High Fidelity Surface Force Models and their Relative Effects on Orbit Prediction Aug 4, 2014

Non-conservative torque and attitude modelling for enhanced space situational awareness Aug 1, 2014

Geomagnetic Lorentz force modeling for orbit prediction- methods and initial results Aug 1, 2014

Developments in high fidelity surface force models and their relative effects on orbit prediction Aug 1, 2014

2014 "How to Change the World" Course Jul 10, 2014

Spacecraft Charging Technology Conference 2014 Presentation: High Fidelity Modelling of the Photoelectric Effect on Spacecraft Jun 28, 2014

2014 Student Choice Teaching Awards Nomination Apr 30, 2014

My PhD Thesis - "Distributed Agents for Autonomous Spacecraft" Jan 8, 2013

Scoping study on ballistic missile and countermeasures trajectory evolution modeling and tracking Aug 1, 2012