Category Archives: Applied Mathematics

Methodology Compound Interest Calculation

A formula that can be used for calculating compound interest A = P(1 + r/n)nt ; R = r * 100 Where: A= Total Accrued Amount (principal + interest) P = Principal Amount I = Interest Amount R = Rate … Continue reading

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A detailed explanation of the Algebraic modeling using SQL for a Race Timing System

I know I’ve given an overview of what I did to create the timing system but here is the kernel explanation of the algebra modeled in SQL that does the real heavy lifting in my system and probably most other … Continue reading

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Keyser Söze, Code and the World Cup

It seems appropriate given the name of this site and 2014 being a world cup year that I might post something on code that I found a while back now related to establishing fixtures in a league coded by, for … Continue reading

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VBA Function Collection for converting Eastings and Northings to Latitude and Longitude

Some years back we hired a young lad by the name of Iain Brodie on a temporary contract – The week before I had been at an ESRI conference which had extensively discussed Web Mapping and  a speaker had demonstrated … Continue reading

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