Brian Chan

Learning and building - LOA from Stanford

Fan of adventure, astronomy, public transit, and Cantonese

Email - brianchan2489 at google's mail

Favorite Books

Flowers for Algernon - Daniel Keyes

The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho

Ever Yours: The Essential Letters - Vincent Van Gogh

Twelfth Night - Shakespeare

Founders at Work - Jessica Livingston

Life Perspective

Van Gogh on fear and taking risks

Life Is Short by Paul Graham

A Quote about Uncertainty

Understanding life's natural ups and downs

The Algebra of Happiness

Recommended Reads

The Eleven Laws of Showrunning

You're probably using the wrong dictionary

How zoning makes Japanese cities more interesting

What Cities Would Look Like if Lit Only by the Stars

How One Las Vegas ED Saved Hundreds of Lives in Worst Mass Shooting in U.S. history

Lottery Ticket NNs: predictive power from a network's structure, not weights

The Reach of Human Radio Waves

Roadmap: How to start learning Web Development

Written Thoughts

Visualizing belief revision in society - Jun 2019

Analyzing IT vs. Biotech employment in Silicon Valley vs. Boston - Jun 2019

An alternative to David Lewis's 'Mad Pain and Martian Pain' article - May 2019

A unifying framework for responses to Theseus's Ship - Apr 2019