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My PhD is in applied math, focused on real-world inverse problems posed via partial differential equations. It is so satisfying to implement ideas in mathematically-optimized computer code, whether for PDE numerical analysis, 24/7 scalable web server software, or HTML 5 apps. I truly enjoy programming in almost any computer language so long as it is efficient and allows me full control to enhance the algorithms involved. I passed the milestone of writing one million lines of code over 11 years ago and haven't been counting since then.

When I get tired of coding, I spend the rest of my time each day tutoring and lecturing at universities, because I never get tired of teaching and helping others.

As a side-job, I have thousands of hours' experience in professional photography and writing. My research interests are influenced by the imaging problems related to photography, in particular image recovery and more efficient ways of representing images in less space and with higher quality. I love a good algorithm, but more than all, I love Jesus, the Creator of all.

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comment Why is Google so much faster than a hard-drive search?
You nailed it on some of the things that the other, more popular posters missed. Google doesn't search everything as often. Definitely not on the whole internet, and not even everything in its own caches. Moreover, when you search on Google.com, the actual search is not happening in real-time, just a quick copying and displaying of search results that have already been produced and organized in the past months by Google. It's extremely complicated to describe the producing/organizing process, but it can vaguely be called "indexing" as someone said.
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