Dr. Ed Simpson is a nuclear physicist and Senior Lecturer at the Department of Nuclear Physics and Accelerator Applications at the Australian National University, researching nuclear collisions and their use in fundamental science and nuclear applications.

  • GEANT4 on Ubuntu 22.04

    GEANT4 on Ubuntu 22.04

    Geant4 on Ubuntu 22.04 build instructions for the discerning radiation transport modeller.

  • CERN ROOT on Ubuntu 22.04

    CERN ROOT on Ubuntu 22.04

    Occasionally someone asks me how to install CERN ROOT. If you are reading this, probably it was you.

  • South of Eden, NSW

    South of Eden, NSW

    These shots were taken in what is currently known as Ben Boyd National Park, near Eden in southern New South Wales.

  • Genoa Peak, VIC

    Genoa Peak, VIC

    Genoa Peak sits in the Croajingolong National Park in eastern Victoria, about 20km west of Mallacoota.  These were taken just off the peak.

  • Kingaroy, QLD

    Kingaroy, QLD

    This is actually an old one, taken near the Kingaroy observatory in Queensland in early 2016.