Reason for Happiness Undefined ๐Ÿ˜

After my presentation this morning, my colleague (MC): “Angelyn, you are very pretty today…๐Ÿ˜Š” Me: “Huh? Are you sure?” MC: “Yes, I’m very sure. You are very pretty today.” “No, I don’t think so…” Curious MC: “Why??? ๐Ÿ˜ฎ” “As a matter of fact, I’m pretty everyday, not only today. ๐Ÿ˜” *100% muka tembok~ ๐Ÿ˜‚* “Yes,…

The Magician Returns ๐Ÿ˜Š๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽฉ๐Ÿ˜

June 2017 is a hyperbusy month for me. I have schedule to make the highest number of presentation in a month, throughout my research life. Phew… ๐Ÿ˜ฐ It starts from: 1st June, then 9th, ย 12th (one of the most important ones), 19th, 25th, and 26th. SIX presentations on different topics and scopes within a month!!!…

ICo1YMimDH 02: Dream House Reserved!!! ๐Ÿ˜

In Celebration of 1 Year Moving into my Dream House (ICo1YMimDH): Part 2 Preface: Well, some of you may have notice that I was talking about moving in to a new house closer to my institute some time ago. Now it’s a one year anniversary!!! I have spent a wonderful year staying in my dream…

ICo1YMimDH 01: Oh, I found my Dream House!!! ๐Ÿ˜

In Celebration of 1 Year Moving into my Dream House (ICo1YMimDH): Part 1 Well, some of you may have notice that I was talking about moving in to a new house closer to my institute some time ago. Now it’s a one year anniversary!!! ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰ ย I have spent a wonderful year staying in my dream…

“Awwwwhhhhh…. I miss Malaysia….” ๐Ÿ˜ข

Growing up in Malaysia, a country blessed with a wide range of tropical fruits makes me a happy fruit lover ๐Ÿต. I love all of the seasonal and non-seasonal fruits available all year round in my beloved home country, for instance guava, papaya, mangosteen, cempedak, rose apple, langsat, rambutan, ciku (sapodilla), starfruit, nangka (jackfruit), mango……

Grant Approval = Less Painful Hands’ Job ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜

Months ago, Le Supervisor and I were busy preparing grant proposals to get extra funding for our research projects. The result is coming out soon. — One day in April — Le Supervisor came back from the admin office, seemingly happy: “Angelyn, do you think we can get the grant?” Me: “Hmmmm….โœ‹โ˜๐Ÿ‘†๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Ž๐Ÿ‘‹ ” ย *moving my…

Labour Day: Serial killer in the washroom ๐Ÿ˜‚

โ€‹Facebook reminds me about my TRUE LOVE with my research since 5 years ago. ๐Ÿ˜  Coincidentally, I’m working in the lab again today. I found something interesting from my recent experiment and couldn’t wait to find out more. With my mind thinking on the coming experimental design while washing my hands in the washroom, I…

Mad Boss Management #1: Give me 1 million USD! ๐Ÿ˜

I didn’t have chance to talk to Le Supervisor from the morning due to tight schedule of lab. I got informed by our secretary that he is not in a good mood today. He has scolded 2 staffs and 3 students since the morning ๐ŸŒ‹๐ŸŒ‹๐ŸŒ‹๐ŸŒ‹๐ŸŒ‹. Wow, so scary… ๐Ÿ˜ฑ It was almost lunch time, I…

Manuscript Review: May peace be with them… ๐Ÿ˜

I have been reviewing a manuscript submitted to a peer-review journal, on behalf of Le Supervisor. I was appointed as a co-reviewer and I accepted that. โœŒ The manuscript was on a project regarding green materials. The authors performed some modeling studies to identify the relationship of the chemical structures of the materials and the…

Jealousy = Motivation??? ๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿ˜ฎ

Aside from our current running projects, I am writing a paper on water toxicity assessment with Le Supervisor. It involves huge size of data of which I struggled to cope with. We spent countless days (since February 2016) on the figure preparations and discussion. It is coming to an end soon (I anticipate) because we…