Travel, Code, and Engineering


Telecommunication Basics Part 2: Modulation

In December 2012, I was award an MS in ECE. My focus was in telecommunications. After learning this, an acquaintance asked me to explain what telecom is. I think I might have gotten the highlights...


Telecommunication Basics Part 1: Filters

In December 2012, I was award an MS in ECE. My focus was in telecommunications. After learning this, an acquaintance asked me to explain what telecom is. I think I might have gotten the highlights...


Some of my Favorite Questions

I enjoy browsing the "Hot Questions" on StackExchange. Typically the questions posted there aren't nearly as interesting as the answers. I'm always surprised by the depth to which questions are...


Public Transportation in the Philippines Part 2

Trikes are a very common form of transportation in cities in the Philippines. Trikes are motorcycles with sidecars attached. Small trikes can seat one large passenger or four to six small...


Public Transportation in the Philippines Part 1

Public transportation in the Philippines was very different from what I'm used to in America. I never felt unsafe or threatened while I was there with one exception I'll talk about in the walking...