This week marks the real beginning of the holiday season here in the U.S. Many people get Thursday and Friday off – and Friday may be a bigger shopping day than the day after Xmas.
I worked on Control Theory Example 1 some more. I’m just going to have to compute the phase margin in the general case, I think. But if I struggle with it, I may switch to writing up the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) – I think I have the post pretty well laid out in my head.
I did re-work the computation of XYZ tristimulus values for the data in this comment, using a D50 illuminant instead of equal intensity; the result is still a red color on my monitor, as I would hope… since the data was for a Pantone red of some kind.
As for that imaging course starting in January, I actually owned two of the 5 books listed, not just one… and having ordered and received two more, I’m well set.
And the 8-week course I’m taking now, computational investing? It’s moving quite a bit slower than the professor had hoped. The syllabus called for 8 quizzes and 5 homework assignments. Well, the second homework assignment will be graded as quiz 3 – oops, quiz 4 – due Friday Nov 30, i.e. toward the end of week 5. If nothing else, I’ve gotten to run Python… and learned the CAPM.
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