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πŸ“Œ hi.

i’m mary. doctor-in-training by day, low-level developer by night. i love taking things apart and putting them together again, whether mechanical or biological.

in my free time i have mainly been doing emulator stuff recently, see:

in my free time i do music. primarily a piano player, learning the flute. occasionally tinkers with electronica.

i hope to make friends! DMs are open.

Are there any particular topics people would be interested in?

(*) are topics I especially want to cover.

This list also leaves out a large topic that’s close to my heart: Non-physical synthesis

Possible Topics
- Filters
β€” IIR and FIR
β€” All-pass filters
- Spectral analysis
β€” STFT & applications
β€” Phase vocoders
β€” Polyphase filter banks
- Physical modelling
β€” Lumped models
β€” Digital waveguides
β€” Phasing and Xfer Fn methods
β€” Artificial Reverberation (*)
- Misc
β€” SOLA (*)

Considering writing a series of DSP articles with a focus on audio. This would probably result in a small DSP library with a focus on readability rather than performance.

planning to get a phd in touhou dynamics

てるもこ v. もこてる


Mach-O offers an "architecture" for post-Haswell, which is better than nothing, at least; though this is really just a fat-binary

I wish there was a way to override symbols at link-time based on CPU feature flags in the major executable formats.

[1806.06289] A database of nonhyperelliptic genus 3 curves over Q

On human brain simulation :-
By 2035, tech companies and computers would have gotten so powerful we will simulate thousands of human consciousnesses to run A/B tests for ads.

By β€˜concatenative programming’, I mean I write all my programs using `cat`.


Tried to think up a dumb pun with tired/wired and circadian/caffeine but I'm no good at puns.

Tired: Circadian rythmn
Wired: 𝑙𝑖𝑓𝑒 β„Žπ‘Žπ‘  π‘›π‘œ π‘‘π‘–π‘šπ‘’ π‘ π‘–π‘”π‘›π‘Žπ‘‘π‘’π‘Ÿπ‘’

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