Sounak Kar - 8 private questions

If you could paint your work, what would the picture look like?

. Patterns in the midst of chaos.

What cliches about your profession are affecting you?

. Publish or perish.

What is the source of your inspiration?

. 'You know you will never get to the end of the journey. But this, so far from discouraging, only adds to the joy and glory of the climb.' - W Churchill.

What qualities you do not appreciate in others?

. 'Set your house in perfect order before you criticize the world.' -J Peterson.

Whom did you write your last personal letter?

. Myself, if that counts.

How would our lives look like without Internet?

. Life of Pi.

What would you have been if there were no computers?

. That would make me focus more on the theoretical aspects of my research.

What would you never want to miss at your workplace?

. A flexible and open work environment and friendly colleagues.