#1870 – Dr. Ir. A. A. Zilko

ENGLISH Just a really quick update. As of a few hours ago today, officially I can call myself: Dr. Ir. A. A. Zilko. Or, using my international titles: A. A. Zilko, S.Si, M.Sc, Ph.D. Haha 😆 Yep, this afternoon I had my PhD defense. Obviously it went well and so this post 😛 . Anyway, I must stop…

#1869 – The Williamses at the Australian Open 2017

ENGLISH It is not a secret that my two most favorite female tennis players, ever, are Venus Williams and Serena Williams. Currently, they are in their mid-30s and still play great tennis; especially Serena who is considered to be the greatest female tennis player of all time. This January, the first grandslam tournament of the…

#1868 – 2016 Year End Trip (Part IV: Yogyakarta)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2016 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Amsterdam to Rome to Shanghai 3. Part II: Shanghai to Bali 4. Part III: Bali 5. Part IV: Yogyakarta 6. Part V: The Food in Yogyakarta 7. Part VI: Yogyakarta to Bali to Shanghai 8. Part VII: Shanghai to Paris to…

#1867 – Publishing A Journal Paper

ENGLISH At TU Delft, one of the requirements for a PhD candidate is to publish (a few) journal papers. A journal paper is a scientific paper that is published in a scientific journal (duh! 😛 ). Publishing a journal paper is by no means easy. You cannot just write one, send it to the editor, and…

#1866 – 2016 Year End Trip (Part III: Bali)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2016 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Amsterdam to Rome to Shanghai 3. Part II: Shanghai to Bali 4. Part III: Bali 5. Part IV: Yogyakarta 6. Part V: The Food in Yogyakarta 7. Part VI: Yogyakarta to Bali to Shanghai 8. Part VII: Shanghai to Paris to…

#1865 – Some Stories From Work

ENGLISH Bowling Last week, my office organized a bowling event for new hires. By that, my company booked the entire bowling arena for us, the employees, for two hours and it also included free drinks and snacks! Lol 😆 So obviously, I RSVPed the event!! 😀 It had been awhile since the last time I…

#1864 – 2016 Year End Trip (Part II: Shanghai to Bali)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2016 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Amsterdam to Rome to Shanghai 3. Part II: Shanghai to Bali 4. Part III: Bali 5. Part IV: Yogyakarta 6. Part V: The Food in Yogyakarta 7. Part VI: Yogyakarta to Bali to Shanghai 8. Part VII: Shanghai to Paris to…