Hi, I'm Sam, I'm a software engineer and a CIS doctoral student @NSU. I'm currently doing some "hermit hacking"1 while I focus on doctoral coursework. If you are looking for me, I'm either at the library, on my recumbent bicycle or windsurfing.
The duet between a composer/programmer/performer (on guitar) and the tones generated by a program (on piano) represent an interesting approach to computational creativity. The result is not cold, is not dissonant or cacophonous, but musical and emotional.more work
The goal for this project was to move Virtual Reality work from the realm of concept/imagination to the real world -- to make an implementation that I could try out as a user. This project effectively demonstrated (to myself, personally) that there is real possibility in immersive exergaming, and that in practice, this is a science that I want to explore.view c2vr demo page
HTML5, CSS3, XML, responsive design, MVC, Ajax, REST
Mobile: Android Java, Eclipse, Android Studio, Gradle, Google Maps API for Android, PhoneGap
Graphics: New Oculus Rift / Unity Game Engine hacker. Currently studying Three.js through Udacity’s computer graphics course. Extensive but out of date VRML/Java and 3D modeling in 3D Studio Max and Rhino3D.
Back-End: Python / Google App Engine, Perl, Apache, Nginx, Microsoft ASP.NET MVC4 / C# (proficient),Node.js (proficient)