Work:

Some projects I have worked on:

tensorflow.js: model training and predicting at the edge

I did a talk with Chris Fregly and others at Mesosphere on why javascript is in our future. Slides to come!

dawnbench

I worked with Jeremy, Andrew, Sylvain and other fastai students to help improve CIFAR and Imagenet training.

hackillinois

I spoke at a systems panel, gave a presentation on neural networks, helped people with their projects, and drank a lot of caffeine.

solving go v1 / solving go v1.0.1

Note: for both presentations the audio gets a lot better about five minutes in!

v1: A presentation I gave at Thumbtack to the Advanced Spark/Tensorflow meetup on how MCTS, Alpha Go, Alpha Go Zero and Alpha Zero can be used to solve the game of go. Slides: pdf.

v1.0.1: Did talk again to Advanced Spark/Tensorflow meetup at Strata Conf in San Jose, updated slides: pdf.

Eventbrite

Quarkworks worked with their internal team on the iOS architecture of this app that helps organizers manage events.

convolutional neural networks, swift and iOS 11

A presentation I gave at Realm to the Swift user group on how to use convolutional neural networks to do image recognition on mobile devices. Slides: online, pdf.

git at scale

A presentation I gave at Realm to the Swift user group on how to improve your usage of git. Slides: pdf.

hello

Quarkworks worked with their internal team on the iPhone and Android apps of this platform that helps users connect based on shared passions and interests.

Google Summer of Code

Over the summer, Github sponsored a student from Singapore that I helped mentor who added tap prioritization to homebrew.

Computational Optimization Methods

An overview of computational optimization methods with applications to bioinformatics, written with some fellow graduate students at Mizzou.

Computational Imaging and Visualization Analysis

I wrote a website and worked on some other internal projects as a research assistant for CIVA while at Mizzou.

Gametime

QuarkWorks worked with their internal team on the iPhone and Android apps for this app that allows users to purchase tickets on the go for games and events.

homebrew

I am a former maintainer of homebrew, a unix package mananger for the mac.

Speedtest.net

Bryan and I helped improve this iPhone app that helps users to test their internet speeds.

ReproTech

QuarkWorks wrote the iPhone and Android apps for this app that provides users with info about reproductive tissue banking services.

Citizen Jane

QuarkWorks wrote iPhone and Android apps with a web backend for a local film festival showcasing female artists to display films, synopsis, trailers, cast info, and show times/location information.

Roots N Blues N BBQ

QuarkWorks wrote iPhone and Android apps with a web backend for a local blues/bbq festival to display/manage artists, show times and location information.

FundRunners

Bryan and I wrote an iPhone app as part of Startup Weekend: Columbia.

The AddSheet!

Bryan Pratte and I wrote an iPhone/Android app for managing coupons.

ZephyrCharts

My first app, a mobile navigation aid for pilots to keep track of aviation charts.

Sulset

A website delivering multiple video streams from the cloud so that users could experience a live movie production set.

Seven Dead Men

My first feature length film, about a failed caper.

Wikipedia

I used to contribute to wikipedia, an online encyclopedia.

Project Gutenberg

I did OCR, proofreading and helped publish over a dozen books with the Project Gutenberg Distributed Proofreaders.

Universe42

A website to display some of the three dozen short films I made during film school.

Event Horizon

My first video game.