the academic
I decided to write a blog because it's a good way to procrastinate. The academic is about work in progress, small pieces of research that didn't make it into a paper. Feel free to comment, get in touch on Twitter or by email. Thanks for reading!

Nightly bin RVs

A handy function to nightly bin radial-velocity observations.


Calling Python from R

A simple post to showcase the "reticulate" package.


SWEET-Cat and exoplanet.eu from Python

Two more Python packages, this time to access the SWEET-Cat and exoplanet.eu databases. Both packages are quite simple, easy to install from PyPI, and come without any dependencies.


Two new PyPI packages

Long time without posting… Let’s try to get back on track!


Trip to Chile - day 1

After arriving in Paranal close to 1am, I had a good night sleep in the Residencia. When I woke up and looked out the window, this was the view