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bio website edwinbuck.com
location Houston, TX
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Software developer, and a whole lot more.

Currently employed at Cisco Systems

Formerly employed at:

PROS Revenue Management
ABB
ABB Network Management
Elsag / Bailey (Formerly Ferranti Systems)
The City of Houston
Tarrant and Bulgherini, CPA.
The Jewish Herald Voice
The University of Houston Biology Department

Programming since the age of 8 (Logo). Mastered various languages including

Logo
Pascal
C
FORTRAN
C++
Prolog
Scheme
TCL
TK
Expect
Java

Left computing in 1993 to do research oriented genetic engineering, with emphasis on the structure-function relationships of various proteins including alleles of emb-27 (C. Elegans) , p53 (molecule of the year), and an aquaporin candidate. Left research to return to computing in 1997.

Deep knowledge of the internal workings of the JVM and related technologies. Strong skills in job scheduling, demand forecasting, build / continuous integration systems, tool building, and software architecture.


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comment How to clean the CO2 line?
Sorry, actually I run b-brite through the lines. Was talking to my brother and he helped put "starsan" on my mind. Actually, I don't even own any starsan, but I hear it can do good things.
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Sep
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comment Lead in primary fermentation
A second vote for dumping the batch. Even if everything "should be ok", having a peace of mind is far more important when drinking beer than constantly convincing yourself you're not going to be lead posioned.
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