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Benefit of physical exercises
何毓琦 2024-7-19 02:23
I love all kinds of food, never followed a diet, or did exercise since getting married and becoming a working adult instead of a student in graduate school from 1960. As a result my body weight slowly but surely increased over a period of 65 years from 130 lbs to 182 lbs. Two and hal ...
个人分类: 生活点滴|345 次阅读|没有评论
On behalf of my wife and myself in thanking CAAL
热度 1 何毓琦 2024-7-11 23:01
The Chinese American Association of Lexington (CAAL) recently had a small ceremony honorrng various Chuinese American resident of the town for their services and contributions to the civil life and public services for the town. My wife and I were among the recipients of certificates. At the risk of ...
个人分类: 生活点滴|995 次阅读|2 个评论 热度 1
Pros and Cons of an Academic Life
何毓琦 2024-7-4 18:50
Pros and Cons of an Academic Life (For academic scholars only not for academic administrators) · To achieve success is difficult in any field but the academic lane has some special advantages · &nb ...
个人分类: 生活点滴|1376 次阅读|没有评论
A Family history of Humanity by Simon Sebag Montefiore
何毓琦 2024-6-23 04:16
The Book (1300+ pages) – A Family history of Humanity by Simon Sebag Montefiore I accidentally came upon a copy of this book (first published in 2022) and bought it out of curiosity since my wife also likes to read about history. The Table of Content (TOC) of this book alone takes ...
个人分类: 生活点滴|802 次阅读|没有评论
My 70+ Years Old Misconception about US Immigration Laws
何毓琦 2024-6-19 23:44
America is often celebrated as a nation of immigrants (for their contributions and patriotiism) . However, one may also argue that the US is a nation of European immigrants both in terms of the majority population and racial identities. There is a darker side of US history of Anti- Asian immi ...
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Getting there is all the fun!
何毓琦 2024-6-18 22:11
Last night I received a phone call from a former Tsinghua student who was a student in my class when I lectured there in 2004. Since then he has come to the US received his graduate degree and started his academic career. He called to inform me that he has just received word from the Dean at Harvar ...
个人分类: 生活点滴|965 次阅读|没有评论
The Revolution in illegal drugs
何毓琦 2024-6-10 18:06
It is worthwhile to take note of the technological, social, and commercial revolution taking place in illegal drugs. In the olden day when opium first became avaliable, you need a pieice of land to plant the crop that can be used to produce opium.You need to own the land, to protect (i.e., paying f ...
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Another giant of control leaves us
何毓琦 2024-6-6 19:00
I just learned that Bristish control theorist, David Mayne, unexpectedly passed away on May 27 after spending a festive week with friends and family. He was 94. I knew David since 1969 and had close interactions with him both in UK and USA. Last time I seen him in person was at his 90th birthday zo ...
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To young scholars wishing to learn (II)
何毓琦 2024-6-3 03:44
.In my active research days, I supervise no more than five students at any one time. To teach research and explore new topics, you need working with students in one-on-one setting in hour long session at least once or twice a week. I have been retired since 2007 and wrote my last paper in 2009. I ...
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To young scholars wishing to learn
热度 1 何毓琦 2024-6-2 21:06
TO: Young scholars wishing to establish communication relationship with me I receive request from young Chinese scholars exclusively almost daily/weekly via RESEARCH GATE or LINKEDIN who wish to establish communication and learn from me. I admire their desire to learn. Generalized que ...
个人分类: 生活点滴|1193 次阅读|2 个评论 热度 1

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