Conquest of Spaces – A (Rather Late) Review of James Webb Space Telescope’s First Five Images.

To appear in UoA Scientific Review, 2022 Issue 4. Images from https://www.flickr.com/photos/nasawebbtelescope/albums/72177720300469752 In mid-July 2022,  a million miles from Earth, the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) entered service. Five unique test images highlighting the telescope’s various subsystems and capabilities were made available to the public in high-profile events from the governments of the USA and … Continue reading Conquest of Spaces – A (Rather Late) Review of James Webb Space Telescope’s First Five Images.

[Lux] Our Upcoming Presence at A.U. Photography Society (PhotoSoc)’s Travel Exhibition

I also did the graphics for the marketing material last week. FW's Upcoming Entries Below you can browse the photos from me that may be on display. Each has a brief tag about their context and equipment. Resolution notes: these photos are significantly downsized and provided here at web-friendly resolutions. You will have an opportunity … Continue reading [Lux] Our Upcoming Presence at A.U. Photography Society (PhotoSoc)’s Travel Exhibition

[FWN Special] Journey to Dirac Spinors and the Dirac Equation

Yesterday (8 / 8 / 2022) was the 120th birthday of P.A.M. Dirac. It's been a long time, "enough time to fit a lot of progress in there". In his honour, I proceeded to dust off my QFT and related maths notes from long ago and will attempt to present a modern journey to the … Continue reading [FWN Special] Journey to Dirac Spinors and the Dirac Equation