All entries for Monday 11 April 2005
April 11, 2005
The days have blurred into one. I measure the passing of time as a single number, counting down. Each time I wake up, that number has decreased. It will get to zero all too soon, then be reset instantly to 11, the period of bonus stress where I try to write 9000 words before collapsing from exhaustion. And after that? Well…it starts all over again, for another 6 or 7 weeks.
The life of a student during the summer term is never enjoyable, as David VandeLinde would know if he was ever on campus.
Excuse me…I'm off to find a piece of rope and a chair with an unstable leg.
To clarify for those lucky people not doing this module: Doppler blood flow is a subsection of Ultrasound, a topic from Physics in Medicine which, knowing my luck, will be on the exam. The notes on it make absolutely no sense.
Jules: Doppler blood flow!!
Jules: When he talks about considering these signals with 2 different phase shifts
Jules: What does he mean by phase shift?!
Jules: Can you not do Doppler blood flow?