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On Wednesday 14 of July 2010 11:55:51 Tobias Heinlein wrote:
> Continuing my habit of sending new developer announcements way too late,
> I'll introduce you to Kacper "Xarthisius" Kowalik from Torún, Poland
> today. It's 11AM here and already 30°+ in my room, thus I can't seem to
> think of some interesting introductory text, so here's just how he
> describes himself:
> "Currently, I am PhD student at Toruń Centre for Astronomy, NCU, Poland.
> My research is related to planetary formations processes and mostly
> based on what people call with awe/despise "number crunching", or
> grid-based magnetohydrodynamical simulations to be exact. As a result I
> crave for shear computing power, which recently brought me to GPGPU and
> large clusters. Apart from PhD I work as small cluster (~40 cores +
> GPUs) administrator @ TCfA which is unfortunately located 12km outside
> of town, at TCfA Observatory (no one knows why, but we cannot move it...
> that's the beauty of university's bureaucracy).
> Remaining shreds of spare time I have are dedicated to my girlfriend and
> casual life activities, i.e. when I am not at looking at any gentoo bugs
> Please do not give him a warm welcome, it's hot enough already anyway.
I feel obligated by my name to give freezing welcome. Se be it.
(looks like some new Polish wave is taking over, good, good.... *evil laugh*)