Author Archives: Jonathan Baker

About Jonathan Baker

I am a math PhD student at Virginia Tech. I'm interested in analysis, model order reduction, probability, and game theory. I also enjoy hiking, classic films, and pumpkin carving.

Traversing Mountain Passes

Suppose you need to walk through a wet parking lot. The lot is covered with puddles and you would like to keep your shoes as dry as possible.┬áIf you know the depth of the puddles at every point, how do … Continue reading

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