#1907 – Suddenly Nostalgic

ENGLISH Earlier this week, I saw a post on LinkedIn by an ex-colleague of mine (from my PhD years) about a conference he was attending. It was an edition of a biennial conference series which previous edition two years ago I attended. Back then, it was held in Tokyo, Japan; and it was also during Spring…

#1751 – A Conference Trip to Munich (Part II: The Conference)

ENGLISH Posts in the A Conference Trip to Munich series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Garching 3. Part II: The Conference 4. Part III: Munich 5. Part IV: A Flying Saturday *** The Conference As I said in the Introduction, this was the most interesting conference (topic-wise and people-wise) which I have ever attended. All…

#1744 – A Conference Trip to Munich (Introduction)

ENGLISH Posts in the A Conference Trip to Munich series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Garching 3. Part II: The Conference 4. Part III: Munich 5. Part IV: A Flying Saturday *** This past week I was in Munich for a conference and yesterday evening I came back to the Netherlands marking the end of…

#1741 – Hello from München

ENGLISH Yes, you read the title right. At the moment I am sitting in my hotel room in Munich, Germany! Haha 😆 . Okay, not exactly in the city center of Munich but actually in a small city called Garching about 15 km to the north of Munich. 😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱😱 Yeah, I know, about a week ago…

#1725 – A Conference in Delft

ENGLISH Last week, I went to a conference that was held at TU Delft. The reason I attended the conference was because I found the topic to be very interesting and, indeed, in a field which I have decided I will dedicate my entire life into 😉 (plus registration was free of charge anyway so why on earth would I…

#1543 – 2015 Spring Trip (Part I: Tokyo (1))

ENGLISH Previous post on the 2015 Spring Trip to Japan series: 1. Getting to Japan Previously on 2015 Spring Trip: Zilko went to Japan for a conference where he would later extend his stay in Japan for a trip after the conference. After flying for 15 hours (including a transit time in Paris) from Schiphol,…

#1533 – こんにちは、東京から*!!

ENGLISH * The title is supposed to read: “Hello from Tokyo, Japan!!” Hi guys, so as what the title is supposed to say ( 😆 ), at the moment I am already in Tokyo, Japan for my Spring trip this year! Yay!! Just a few hours ago my Japan Airlines flight JL416 with a brand…

#1521 – 2015 Spring Trip (Destination Revealed)

ENGLISH One of my responsibilities as a PhD candidate is to write some publications during the course of my study. And to be honest, this is also one of the best things about doing a PhD. By a publication, sometimes it is in the form of a conference paper which means we have to present our work (related to…