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My day job   National Research Council Canada

I am the senior programmer/analyst for the Aerodynamics Laboratory of the Institute for Aerospace Research, National Research Council of Canada.

My publications list should give you a good idea of what I do for a living.


Institute for Aerospace Research Awards:

Mar., 2005 - Achievement Award to recognize my
"...contribution for the undertaking of a complex series of dynamic wind tunnel tests under tight timelines to investigate the stability of the cable trays on the NASA space shuttle external tank"

Feb., 2001 - Certificate of Team Achievement for
"...completion of the Aurora Service Life Assessment Project"

Mar., 1999 - Technical Innovation Award for
"Web Based Technology Applied to 2m x3m Wind Tunnel System"


Email about my day job should go to: Stephen.Jenkins@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca


My former night job   Algonquin College

I was a part-time instructor for the School of Advanced Technology at Algonquin College
If you're interested in what I was teaching: Course information


Fun with Perl   Perlmonks

I created a one-page regular expression quick reference that beginners may find useful


I was on the organizing committee for yapc::Canada::2003 and also gave a two hour tutorial: Introduction to Regular Expressions


Powered by Perl Although I don't post often, I am a regular lurker at the Perl Monastery where I go by the name Erudil.


Bookish things

I contributed to:

Practices of an Agile Developer Perl Hacks
by chromatic, Damian Conway, and Curtis "Ovid" Poe

I was a technical reviewer for:

Essential Electronics for Software Folk Essential Electronics for Software Folk
by Caleb Tennis
Practices of an Agile Developer Practices of an Agile Developer
by Venkat Subramaniam and Andy Hunt
Intermediate Perl Intermediate Perl
by Randal Schwartz, brian d foy & Tom Phoenix
Learning Perl 4 Learning Perl, 4th Edition
by Randal Schwartz, Tom Phoenix, & brian d foy
Code Complete 2 Code Complete 2
by Steve McConnell.
Perl Graphics Programming Perl Graphics Programming
by Shawn Wallace


Other geeky stuff

I served on the 2002 Editors' Choice Awards Board of Linux Journal.


Links

Perl:
Perlmonks
use Perl;
Perl.com
yapc
TPF
The Perl Journal
The Perl Review
search CPAN
Perldoc
Linux:
LWN
Linux on Laptops
Linux.com
Linux Journal
Linux Magazine
WWW:
W3C
Apache
Netcraft
Google
Orgs:
IEEE
AIAA
ACM
USENIX
People:
Randal Schwartz
Mark Jason Dominus
Dave Roth
Paul Graham
Misc:
Babelfish
My Weather

For more information contact Erudil@Erudil.com
Copyright © 2006 by Stephen B. Jenkins
Updated 2006-01130
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