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| '------------.  | NEW! I passed my defense on 9/20 and my |    |.:|
| home         |  | dissertation is filed!                  |    |:.| 
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| cv           |  Greetings, programs!                           |.:|      
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| '------------.  My name is Peter A. H. Peterson, and I am a    |.:|      
| publications |  Ph.D. student (ABD) in Computer Science at     |:.|      
'------------. |  the University of California, Los Angeles. My  |.:|      
.------------' |  main areas of interest are systems research,   |:.|      
| research     |  security, and education. I work in the LASR    |.:|      
| .------------'  lab under Dr. Peter Reiher.                    |:.|      
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| interests    |  Current work:                                  |:.|      
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.------------' |  I'm currently hard at work on my Ph.D.         |:.|      
| blog         |  research and dissertation, which focuses on    |.:|      
| .------------'  judicious use of compression in the service    |:.|      
| '------------.  of saving computer resources such as           |.:|      
| reading      |  processor time, space, and even energy. The    |:.|      
'------------. |  work will include the construction and         |.:|      
.------------' |  testing of practical code using realistic      |:.|      
| quotes       |  workloads, and will result in an open source   |.:|      
| .------------'  project in addition to my dissertation and     |:.|      
| '------------.  other publications.                            |.:|      
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|              |  My other recent work includes power            |.:|      
|''''''''''''''|  measurement, green computing, and Computer     |:.|      
| 001010101101 |  Science education. We are currently            |.:|      
| 011011011001 |  collaborating with Dr. William Kaiser in the   |:.|      
| 010011011011 |  EE department at UCLA on courses and projects  |.:|      
| 110011010111 |  using the Intel Atom LEAP, a power             |:.|      
| 100100001100 |  measurement platform delivering                |.:|      
| 101001100111 |  high-granularity, component-level power data.  |:.|      
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