Research Proposal Writing

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Research Proposal Writing for Business, Social Sciences and Humanities covers some good material:

 

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Handy Bash Commands

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A few commands I use frequently but sometimes forget.

Concatenate mutliple PDF files

pdftk *.pdf cat output out.pdf

Convert a PDF page to an image

convert -density 150 input.pdf -quality 90 output.png

Batch resize images

mogrify -resize 640x480 *.{png|jpeg}

Crop an image

convert input.png -crop 0x4000 output.png

Create a GIF animation from images (10s delay, loop endlessly)

convert -delay 10 -loop 0 *.png animation.gif

Selected Resources on Fluid Mechanics

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Below is short list of selected resources if you’re studying (advanced) fluid dynamics.

If you’re getting started with fluid mechanics at an advanced level I recommend you the following select resources. I also invite you to check previous posts on fluid dynamics most of which are videos or images of amazing fluid flows.

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Assorted links – Data Science with R

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last updated: 2015-08-29

References & Most helpful commands

Tutorials & Handy packages

Hands-on dplyr tutorial for faster data manipulation in R Interactive Visualizations From R Using Rcharts rMaps – Interactive Maps from R (github repo) (requires “devtools” from cran)
Using R for Psychological Research – Personality Project, William Revelle
DataCamp courses
Try R by Code School (on codeschool)
Introduction to R, Leada

Visualization Packages

see Assorted links – Data Visualization (to be published later)

Papers

Tidy Data, Hadley Wickham [PDF]

Journals

Big Data & Society – Open-access journal

Hacks for better productivity

Sublime and R

Using Sublime Text 2 for R Using R in Sublime Text 3

Books

Video (training) courses

Introduction to Data Science with R, Garrett Grolemund, O’Reilly Media

Lists of Resources by others

Data Mining

Scraping Twitter and Web Data Using R – Pablo Barbera

Numerical Analysis
Interoperability
Data Sources

see Assorted links – Data sources (To be published later)

If you’d like to contribute to this list, please leave them in the comments below.

Assorted links – Apprendre le français

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This is a list of resources for learning French. If you find a broken link please report it in the comments.

First, as taken from the “Apprendre le français avec TV5MONDE” website:

10 MINUTES OF FRENCH A DAY

  • Watch the TV5MONDE channel in your country:www.tv5monde.com/reception.
  • Check your knowledge of conjugation on the TV5MONDE French language page using the multifunction dictionary, test your spelling with letter games, listen to Merci Professeur’s lessons.
  • Learn current vocabulary with the 7 jours sur la planète application. Each week, memorise new vocabulary by playing with about forty words taken from television reports.
Audiovisuel – Audio, Video, et Podcasts

Sites

Apps

Products

A Linux Guide to Book Scanning (& processing)

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A Linux Guide to Book Scanning (& processing)
https://natecraun.net/articles/linux-guide-to-book-scanning.html