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Background information for Murray Langton
Has lots of experience on computer mainframes in systems programming and scientific applications. Previously studied mathematics and economics at university. Currently studying part-time in theoretical computer science. Familiar with a variety of assembly-level and high-level programming languages.
Received a cheque for $2.56 from Knuth for finding a 1-bit error in one of his published programs (cheque has been framed not cashed).
Cycles to work, even when it is snowing (6 miles each way). Avid reader, especially science fiction, fantasy, crime, action, naval. Leisure activities include: cycling, camping, National Trust, church/youth work, DIY. Three sons, all well over 6 feet.
- Addressing mode
- Algorithmic efficiency
- Bicycle gearing
- Control flow
- Flight planning
- Model Railroad Layout
- novels of Georgette Heyer