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Post Doc, pre who knows? Working on discrete quantum gravity and MCMC simulations in non-commutative geometry and causal set theory. Pronouns: they/them

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@davidjamesweir I've mostly stuck to tea, but I actually have a jar of instant coffee at home, just to make #dalgonacoffee :D
8/12
2020
@davidjamesweir I'm a real wuss about sleeping outside. Other than some horrible experiences with camp grounds I ju… https://t.co/Hiex9yu0rY @davidjamesweir My one holiday in Scotland was terribly rainy, still very beautiful! I'll probably start with some… https://t.co/tHIEkgUtbtDaydreaming about going hiking. Not normally something I do, but maybe I've been cooped up at home too long? Anyway… https://t.co/ZtabnA0rmXAre you or do you know a trans, intersex, or non-binary early career researcher in STEM? Check out the Ben Barres F… https://t.co/AzTFtphi66
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8/11
2020
@sketchrobin Multiclassing in RL? Probably need to find an extra rulebook for that :DJust had the kind of weekend that makes you wish for another one to recover. But fresh simulation results are about… https://t.co/6TSZgMhltX
8/10
2020
@axelmaas Oh, it was happening on austrian time, I was just too confused :DAnd the lesson for today is: I should really check the times for zoom events on the morning, because I write them d… https://t.co/6LpaRru9fGGuess what: A home office setup does not cure procrastination. But at least it is now more comfortable and less bad for my back :D
8/7
2020
@fahrradwien Was dann noch fehlt sind die Radwege die breit genug sind damit man auf den Rädern auch sicher fahren kann ;)We don't have to label everything. Except plots, always label everything in plots!
8/5
2020
@ProfPhoebe I'm in Austria, so it'll be completely different :D I think I can probably get some tax break, but then… https://t.co/0ivsfrVWy8 @ProfPhoebe *lol* I have been wondering about that as well."Oh!" said the robot, "I have misunderstood. I assumed 'non-binary' referred to all people with biological brains."… https://t.co/eW0NuAvVVZ
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈 @SusanLeemburg I will see if I move my furniture or not, but I did now buy a home office setup. I think a proper de… https://t.co/j3Nn2rCctG @PaulCannotThink Since you are reading up on it anyway, maybe you could talk about it in one of the next tea meetings? O:) @Sydonahi Okay :D I understood flax seal, and thought of an animal, so a bit confused.When will I ever learn that taking the hot metal tea filter out of the pot the morning after climbing is better done with a oven glove? @Sydonahi Ehm, feeling silly but what are they suggesting we throw at the black hole? I can't understand the word^^
8/4
2020
@cenobyte3 Too optimistic. The list has 10 producers and 10 songwriters, but no women. Fun thing is, the artists pl… https://t.co/2Tx8RqY4Ix @SusanLeemburg Depending on where I'm going, maybe? Although part of me still hopes to move with just some suitcase… https://t.co/XYV6uLyZaKThe tricky question now is: Is it worth investing into a decent home office setup, or am I going to move within the… https://t.co/lWCxI9gO3H#Tidal just suggested I listen to music by producer or songwriter. Would you care to guess how many female producer… https://t.co/JHUVkNI3rP
8/3
2020
Delighted to announce the open access edition of #DataFeminism, by me and @kanarinka! Thanks to @Publicreations an… https://t.co/E1cb5o3H2p
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7/31
2020
A lot of people don’t see retail staff as people and it shows https://t.co/AerEX4PLmC
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈First time actually sitting in my office since March. Feels very weird, and i'm not actually concentrating any better than at home anyway.
7/30
2020
@lpmpp Hehe, well, didn't actually manage to do much, too much reading to catch up with.
7/27
2020
All grades submitted, and virtual conference over, I am out of excuses not to do science. So what better time than… https://t.co/4Tk3SVGO1U
7/20
2020
As we protest statues that glorify racist ideology, we also need to think about the things that ended up inside of… https://t.co/ryQXptmtgJ
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈Uighurs sitting, bound and blindfolded, waiting to be loaded onto train cars and taken — somewhere. Drone footage… https://t.co/W0P82Htgud
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈 @Yi_Zen_Chu Also, there are always several possible speakers to speak to a given topic, so which of them is invited… https://t.co/sgbxPaQsr7 @Yi_Zen_Chu The idea that we can do science completely divorced from our personal bias is one of the biggest fallac… https://t.co/sK3cAu1428
7/17
2020
Do any of you have references for nice texts about diversity in science that could work as an after dinner speech?… https://t.co/XW3unvtcZfYou know the price of inviting known homophobes, racists etc? Other people will spend most of your conference uncom… https://t.co/p9GO4hfHbF
7/16
2020
@duetosymmetry That is more of a sharp phase transition, between am I awake enough to look at the camera or do I just switch it of ;)Another advantage of virtual conferences: If I slump of my chair during the last talk I can just stay lying on my f… https://t.co/Ku60TLBVH9 @cenobyte3 I found a version with a (very literal) translation, the whole text is gold really. https://t.co/wn4JaXj5BR @cenobyte3 I'm mostly stuck on the text "It's not your fault the world is as it is, it would only be your fault if… https://t.co/17IsUbvF6cI've been unable to get this song out of my head for the last few weeks. Probably means I should do something. https://t.co/ySjO6MItYZ @GilYardeni Yeah like that and then under introduction something like *It's cool because thing * Mention work by A,… https://t.co/PuJQmcRqQD @GilYardeni I start by making lists, first which sections I want, then what belongs into each section and such. The… https://t.co/ZwKBsBmQ95Seriously considering to get this. Although I might have to start with learning to legibly write the latin alphabet… https://t.co/54GkKbSgvp
7/15
2020
@IainGray20 If you don't care then why answer here? @buss_patriarchy Well synergy to me is just grant speak. You throw it in there if you are trying to get money, and somehow it works.Today is International Non-binary People's Day. Non-binary persons have existed throughout history and across cultu… https://t.co/af32QzXy66
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈For #NonBinaryPeoplesDay, work on making your language more inclusive! https://t.co/q36TnlavCS
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈Sometimes I feel stupid listening to talks. And then I wonder: Is it that I am not prepared enough, or is the speak… https://t.co/SO8na8tgv0Showing flag at #QG2020 and I did motivate some friends to join. If you are there it's not too late yet ;)Just a reminder, his talk is at 9.45 EDT (15.45 CEST) if you are part of #GQ2020 consider using a pride flag as bac… https://t.co/61eRJ7m3Xs @ProfPhoebe Oh awesome! I look forward to reading it!
7/14
2020
@nafshordi I'm sure there will be a repeat performance, considering that approximately 90% of 'questions' came from the same 3 people ;)Tomorrow morning at #QG2020 Aron Wall will give a talk. And for this talk I will set my zoom background to the rain… https://t.co/cA0QW7TIHg
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈 @skdh @EliVieiraJr @KingYanKwan I know you @skdh have thought a lot about just how to measure scientific output. An… https://t.co/Gjgg80ygyq @skdh @EliVieiraJr @KingYanKwan Well, I think that measuring merit is a very hard problem. I've only dipped my toes… https://t.co/lZGwdt8tZx @chris_j_monahan I have never heard it before, and am very very happy about that :D @EliVieiraJr @KingYanKwan @skdh Well, it is interesting how many of those 'cancelled' people are actually publishin… https://t.co/uBhtUostn5 @EliVieiraJr @KingYanKwan @skdh We are not attacking merit, we are asking if the current system does measure merit… https://t.co/AADlFKPCqF @EliVieiraJr @KingYanKwan @skdh Well, I'm happy for you that you haven't experienced anything. I have seen plenty a… https://t.co/TYeoMdMzLO @EliVieiraJr @KingYanKwan @skdh Implicit bias is indeed problematic. But we don't need to rely on research of expli… https://t.co/V8A9NFhI5g @guthers102 No, I can totally understand that. My vacuum robot has a name, and I've only had it for a few months. I… https://t.co/ACeNVz33NMCue the question that is actually just a comment. At least it's not even trying to pretend to be otherwise. @skdh I guess the question is: How can we determine merit? And how can we construct measures of merit that are not… https://t.co/QhL9QYNLbP @davidjamesweir I might have done it too. But just heard a plenary speaker use it, and cringed so bad.Can we please all agree that calling an idea sexy is weird and should not be done in a science talk? Thanks. @PaulCannotThink I'm sorry, maybe I should have worded my warning stronger!Dom is the right person with the right skills to make a difference. If you have a vote, please consider voting for… https://t.co/LTKLcQMxFg
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈 @GilYardeni At least it has plenty of room to get better? My conference is not starting for another 40 minutes so I… https://t.co/tR9s1W8IeQHe has since deleted the offending article (there are others of similar type still up), but the internet does not f… https://t.co/d0XudzXkWlSo I am suggesting that we set a sign, and show the flag while he speaks. To show that we do not accept homophobia… https://t.co/r3HRsePai9Aron has been criticized for homophobic content on his blog in the past: https://t.co/knWmdaMykZ which, somehow, v… https://t.co/cIHehcuy5jTomorrow morning at #QG2020 Aron Wall will give a talk. And for this talk I will set my zoom background to the rain… https://t.co/cA0QW7TIHg @drsgielen I hear there is a slack for the conference, how would one go about getting an invite for that?If you were wondering why I need to install zoom instead of using the web app, this is why ;) And I'll make a threa… https://t.co/GkOBU2DOGCI hate zoom. I never installed it on this computer before, but somehow it immediately logged in with my google acco… https://t.co/PO919zuTTH
7/13
2020
overflow https://t.co/Zo5YmMMsoc
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7/10
2020
How can this be acceptable in an EU country? Shouldn't the EU demand better from their members? https://t.co/zkQi9tVVWdI am so impressed by the commitment! I'm trying to reduce flying, and keep realizing: Trains are awesome, just weir… https://t.co/NEnesEbyxBI'm really looking forward to this. And it's great, a conference in Canada that I can participate in without jetlag… https://t.co/5MLcXI6gBH @PaulCannotThink We have an RSVP button at the bottom, so you can sign up there to be informed. Or just keep follow… https://t.co/JyBAJBeFTPI'm on holiday, I should not be working, but hey, check out the cool thing I am co-organizing a seminar series abou… https://t.co/JCHNPopYffA new platform for communicating Quantum Gravity research across the boundaries of its sub-disciplines. Thanks to… https://t.co/GnZrVONuYX
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈This looks like a great new initiative! Looking forward to seminars in the new series "Quantum Gravity Across Appro… https://t.co/h4QrngTu49
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈Very much looking forward to this series organized by Aaron Held @aaaronHeld, Lisa Glaser @GravityWithHat, Sebasti… https://t.co/IOaWla7OSn
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7/9
2020
@suchi_kulkarni @drerinmac @FrancesVidotto Oh yeah, I'd absolutely be up for that :)
7/6
2020
I do, on rare occasion, let people borrow my hats :) https://t.co/rJOfzKG9uWThe universe doesn’t owe me a grand unified theory
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7/5
2020
@sketchrobin Don't forget that being stressed also makes getting sick more likely, which adds a lovely extra layer of worry to it all ;) @nakengelhardt Oh wow. I on the other hand developed a taste for seriously dark chocolate at age 12 and then procee… https://t.co/LT5cdzsKIy @nakengelhardt I mean, I've had fun times getting drunk with profs. But most of the peer pressure I experienced was… https://t.co/5cGzvubpqAOkay A LOT of people are asking for description of eel tantrum: 1) all food is a personal insult now 2) dramatic si… https://t.co/mcMXp6415m
Retweeted by Dr Lisa Glaser 🏳️‍🌈Good text about diversity work in academia, and a bunch of lovely song spoofs, definitely fun to look at :) https://t.co/Ws7Y5hjLij @GilYardeni Yes, usually. Sometimes it's just weird social hangups though. @suchi_kulkarni Yeah, i actually really like the taste of some drinks, hence still drinking whisky. On the other ha… https://t.co/RVemsbkZNxI've had odd reactions not drinking in the past but things have gotten better. Not sure if that's because people ha… https://t.co/KixbTfCNYAhttps://t.co/Vr75Q9PBOi
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7/2
2020
@duetosymmetry @Mat_Hunt Not quite, I'm actually on my way to go bouldering :D 🧗 @duetosymmetry @Mat_Hunt I guess what I'm really saying is: To say anything about quantum gravity we'd need to know… https://t.co/yWCX2GtHr2 @duetosymmetry @Mat_Hunt But then, if you are looking at NCG, then uncertainty relations and commutators start popp… https://t.co/kSmnoEvmVl @duetosymmetry @Mat_Hunt E.g. Sorkins ideas about how to reformulate measure theory for it (I can't find references… https://t.co/fVx5FD74qj
7/1
2020

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