Request for contributions: pi day post

Given the success of last years post, I’m again seeking contributors for a \pi day blog post (14th March, for those who use dd/mm dates).

The criteria are fairly broad: you can talk about mathematics, visualisations, particular features of Julia, or specific packages. Basically as long as it involves Julia and the number \pi in some way.

If you’re interested, please post a link to a notebook or code here (e.g. via and I’ll collate the results together into a blog post.


Also, suggestions for topics are also welcome.

A few months ago I’ve written this blog post: Computing the hexadecimal value of pi if you are interested, I can turn it into a notebook. The markdown source is at