Aerobatic pilot, software architect, explorer, and researcher focused on all things distributed.

2012 - Year in Review

6, Sept. 2012


Simple, ad-hoc provisioning system for physical nodes and clusters

Oct. 2012



Aix en Provence

June 2012



Lock Ness

Eileen Donan Castle

Isle of Skye

June 2012


Edinburgh, Scotland

Memorable TalksCandy Chang: Before I die I want to...
Daphne Koller: What we're learning from online education
Jane McGonigal: The game that can give you 10 extra years of life

March 2012

GPGPU Packet Processing

Architected, developed, and prototyped a scalable network packet processor with real-time tasking and sensing capabilities leveraging the execution patterns of commodity graphics cards.

Jan. 2012


G2 Incorporated

Designed a Python lexical parser to generate optimized java code for any structured data type desired for an Accumulo data store; brought development time down from weeks to hours; capable of executing as a MapReduce job for linearly scalable ingestion rates.

Additional capabilities built in for user-defined ingest-level analytics and metadata augmentation.