Category Archives: Thoughts

Gotcha!

ATLAS now has a new result out there, and it’s the one I’ve been working on for the past 2 years! I still need to assess how much I can talk about the nitty gritty details of our analysis, I … Continue reading

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Being a graduate student within the ATLAS collaboration

Hey! It’s been a while! The analysis I have been working on should be coming to an end at some point this Fall. The last year has been a hell of a ride, but we’re soon going to reap the … Continue reading

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Signs of life

I’m back in Vancouver. I’m about to start writing my PhD thesis soon. The last 4 months have been rather intense, but very rewarding. I can’t tell the whole story just yet, because it hasn’t ended yet. I don’t know … Continue reading

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Exolife: an interesting picture is emerging

There have a been a number of interesting articles coming out recently about alien solar systems. When you consider three articles in particular, the sense that the conditions necessary for life are widespread in our own galaxy gets very strong. … Continue reading

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Implications of the Higgs boson, part I

It feels like it’s been a while since I talked about some physics. I planned to do a quick list of the different implications of the Higgs boson, but then I got carried away by how fun the details actually … Continue reading

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La soirée électorale

Sorry to my English friends that I never got to translating that one. If you are interested, let me know and I’ll make an extra effort. Il s’est passé énormément de choses hier soir. Certaines positives, d’autres tout simplement horribles. … Continue reading

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L’état de la scène politique québécoise

Et merde! Pour plusieurs, je n’ai pas besoin d’en ajouter. La souveraineté est revenue de force dans les sujets de discussion. Tous les partis majeurs qui se présentent ont un agenda ultimement souverainiste sauf deux: les Libéraux et le parti … Continue reading

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