Winter Walk

Testing shortcodes for images

Some pictures from a recent walk!

Just testing out using shortcodes for displaying images.


Some notes of using the matplotlib plotting library

Just some notes on using the Matplotlib plotting library based on the documentation, tutorials etc at https://matplotlib.org.

matplotlib is a comprehensive library for creating static, animated, and interactive visualizations in Python. There is a comprehensive website with a documentation, …


Some notes on using the pandas library

pandas is one of the most commonly used libraries in Python for data analysis and is a fast, powerful, flexible and easy to use open source data analysis and manipulation tool, built on top of the Python programming language.


Data visualisation with Python

An overview of some of Python's plotting libraries

There are many plotting libraries available for visualising data with Python starting with Matplotlib which is the foundation for many other plotting libraries in Python such as Seaborn, Pandas and GeoPandas. There are also JavaScript-based libraries such as Bokeh and Plotly and JSON based libraries …

Strings in Python

Some notes on basic string formatting in Python.

Strings represent text of any kind. In Python strings must be wrapped in quotes, either single or double quotes. Triple quotes can be used to create multiline strings.

Strings are immutable.

Strings are sequences and indexed as such. There are many string methods including .upper() to uppercase, …

Hello World

Welcome to my personal website.

I intend to use this blog / website as a way of making notes and keeping track of various things I am learning. The site is built with Hugo, a static site generator. It will change over time as it is very much a work in progress. I am not using a theme for now as I …