After 22 (or was it 23?) years of formal education, I am no longer a
student. I defended my dissertation on August 9 and deposited it on
August 20. I will post a copy of my dissertation online shortly.
It feels good to finally be done.
I start work at Galois shortly. Until
then, I am just learning how to get around Portland and hopefully
riding some bicycles. I am also going to spend some time catching up
on some of my open source projects. There are several outstanding
bugs that I ignored …