A mathematics and neuroscience blog, by C. Hinsley


Posts

April 2022

Grothendieck: Allons-nous continuer la recherche scientifique?

February 2022

Arrow-Pratt measure & indifference

August 2021

The Calculus of Variations in brief

June 2021

Differential Forms and the Exterior Calculus

April 2021

Resurrect — Interview historical figures

November 2020

The Empire of Business — Andrew Carnegie

October 2020

Notes on High-Intensity Training (HIT) and muscular hypertrophy stimuli

September 2020

Curated Papers: September 2020

Feynman's Trick: Differentiation under the integral sign

August 2020

Curated Papers: August 2020

Deriving Binet's Formula

Deriving the Taylor Series

Hacker's Bookshelf

Newton's Method and Fast Numeric Roots

Primary (Actionable) Predictors

Read Hard Books

Resources on Sheiko's load patterns

Task Priming

You Cannot Plan for Tomorrow

July 2020

Curated Papers: July 2020

Riemann, Euler, Verhulst

About Me

I am interested in the application of Riemannian geometry and information theory to reinforcement learning and neural networks.