Supernova Condensate is a blog about our place in the Universe. Of astronomy, chemistry and life in the big bad bubble of academia.
Invader Xan is a molecular astrophysicist and part-time alien invader, who spends life looking at very small things on very large scales, and trying to better understand the chemistry of interstellar space.
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Daily Archives: January 14, 2009
One of the biggest irritations in time dependent DFT calculations is getting your functionals to converge. And a certain large molecule that I’m trying to work some calculations on is just being a little carbonaceous bitch. I’ve run the calculation … Continue reading
For your reading pleasure, Carnival of Space 86 is upon us, hosted by collectSPACE. And interestingly, I’m not the only person to have been writing about Betelgeuse lately. Pretty much the same title and everything — do great minds think … Continue reading