es·say “A loose sally of the mind; an irregular undigested piece; not a regular and orderly composition.”
Writing Good Reviews
August 27, 2018
Reviewing papers is one of the most important roles of an academic. But yet, we provide surprisingly little guidance to our reviewers on the tone of their reviews. I tried to capture some of my thoughts in this email I sent to my reviewers when I ran RSS 2017.
A Tangled Web, Slightly Untangled
August 26, 2018
I finally updated my website to the 21st century, and decided to go full Computer Scientist on it. I was looking for something that was full-featured (markdown, math), methodical to update (git), and customizable (layout, fonts).