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I'm a graduate student in physics doing research in high-energy particle physics. I also have a hobby interest in computer programming.

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Apr
15
revised Why does Gauss's law work for a charge off center in a spherical surface?
improve title and add tag
Apr
15
revised How are electric flux calculations not double integrals?
edited tags
Apr
14
revised What's the difference between $10\%$ of $10\text{ cm}$ and $1\text{ cm}$?
fix title
Apr
14
revised Crash course in classical thermodynamics
make the answer about this book only
Apr
14
revised Why does Einstein say contradictions arise from treating the EM field as lines of force?
improve title
Apr
14
revised formula for mean free path in two dimensions
fix use of RMS speed when it should be mean speed
Apr
13
revised RMS Free Path vs Mean Free Path
edited tags and fixed typo
Apr
13
revised How use the Higgs branching ratio plot to extract information about the Higgs mass compared to experiment?
more precise wording
Apr
12
revised What can I say about compatibility between predictions and results?
improve title and formatting
Apr
12
revised How to calculate distance travelled from velocity vector and angle?
rolled back to a previous revision
Apr
11
revised How do I describe and calculate the effect of an impacting object?
remove fluff and improve title
Apr
10
revised What's the proper interpretation of canceling infinitesimals?
fix formatting and title
Apr
9
revised What are the parameters for Pauli's repulsion pseudo-force?
improve formatting
Apr
9
revised Why does string not wick down?
make answer make sense on its own
Apr
4
revised Does the Sun produce audible sound?
fix title
Apr
1
revised A good book for Quantum Cryptography
edited tags
Apr
1
revised Would you see a rainbow from refraction when the sun is in front of you?
improve title
Mar
31
revised Is it necessary to use decay width calculated at the same order as the scattering process?
improve title, add tag
Mar
31
revised Do I need the exact velocity when experimenting with sliding coins?
edited title
Mar
31
revised What is the purpose of the factor $N/L$ in the magnetic field of a solenoid?
edited tags, removed thanks