Julia: Faster than Fortran, cleaner than Numpy

I’m switching to Julia after running this comparison of Julia vs Numpy and Fortran, for performance and code simplicity. Read more


JuMPing at Gcd, with Julia

Recently, I was teaching my kids how to compute gcd(Greatest Common Divisor). Instead of just teaching the mechanics of calculation, I wanted to show them some interesting properties of gcd. (more…)

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Sum Types in Julia and Rust

As I have mentioned in other posts on this blog (and surely many would agree here), I strongly believe that a great start for designing a program is figuring out good representations for the real world problem one tries to solve, i.e. defining appropriate... (more…)

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