science

Out of Clutter, Find Simplicity: Better Numerics

Reading Time: 8 minutes “A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds” — Ralph Waldo Emerson (and PEP 8!) Numerical experiments executed on computers are a key part of research in subjects like Computer Science and Physics. I’m going to outline how I recommend researchers organise their data. Be warned, this is a much simplified and opinionated post 🙂 targeted at people with only a small amount of experience in numerics or software