hēg denuThe old english words from which my name is derived, hēg 'hay' + denu 'valley'.
Tag Archives: Proofs
On the brink of disaster
Yesterday I had one of those moments that’s probably the worst nightmare of any PhD student who’s writing their thesis dissertation, and doubly so in mathematics. Reading through a proof I’d first written some three years ago, I found an … Continue reading
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In the world of mathematics, proofs are everything. Unfortunately as a 21st century computer scientist my background in proofs is somewhere between zero and nothing (to be fair we were taught proofs in cse1303 – but it went way over … Continue reading
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