Archive for the 'C++' Category


Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

Friends decided to dip their toe into the 3D printing revolution by putting together a RepRap open source (both hardware and software) device.  Being hardware technicians, they became a little lost when the software didn’t behave as expected.  I helped out in my spare time making modifications to both the Arduino firmware on the actual […]

Master of Information Technology

Friday, December 1st, 1995

Finished my year long Master of Information Technology course at Swinburne University of Technology. Dual Major: Software Engineering (Distinction) Human Computer Interaction (High Distinction) Did some really cool stuff: used C++ a lot, learnt all about Design Patterns by studying the Gamma et al text, did a couple of projects using object databases using Objective […]

Automatic Train Protection

Tuesday, December 13th, 1994

After five years WESTECT goes live and it is time for me to go back and do some more study! WESTECT, produced by Westinghouse Rail System Australia, is one of the first continuous Automatic Train Protection (ATP) systems in the world.  Designed in conjunction with and for Queensland Rail for their main coastal route.  ATP […]

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