Monthly Archives: August 2010

Softball Update

We (the Boomers) were eliminated from the playoffs on Aug. 12 with our second loss. Our opponents in that second loss, the Big Bangers, went on to loose the championship game to the Lighting Rods. Though the season is officially … Continue reading

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Heads Up Friends in Columbus: Travel Plans for the rest of 2010

Sept. 3 – 6: We plan to be in Columbus, OH for the wedding of our friends Jesse and Mollie. Sept. 30 – Oct. 4: We plan to fly to International Falls, MN for a NOvA Collaboration Meeting. Thanksgiving: We … Continue reading

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Softball Playoffs

Our Fermilab Softball League Team (the Boomers) start in the league playoffs tomorrow (Aug. 11) if weather permits. We go in as the fourth seed with a 3-8 record.

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Who wants to show off their engineering or problem solving skills?

If you look at this picture carefully, you will notice something odd. Specifically, the antenna cable is plugged into the wall rather than a TV. This is because our TV is in our living room on the first floor, but … Continue reading

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ICHEP 2010 Summary

Given the size of ICHEP, my experience is only a small sample.Overall, I got the impression that neutrino physics is an extremely active field with a large number of experiments either collecting data or being constructed. The only real disappointment … Continue reading

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