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location Morgantown, WV
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I work in the West Virginia University Applied Space Exploration Lab. It's pretty much my dream job.

I used to work in bioinformatics. My Ph.D. is in Cell & Molecular Biology (2013), from the University of Texas at Austin. I use Ruby for writing tools for that, as well as for community organizing.

I'm also a computer scientist by training (Virginia Tech Class of 2007), and am fluent in C++ and C.

I am most comfortable in UNIX/Linux; I'm a Mac user and an Ubuntu person. In addition to Ruby, C, and C++, I am decent at Python.

Oh, and I'm the director of the SciRuby Project! Check us out. Sciruby.com. I'm currently working on writing NMatrix, a numeric matrix extension for Ruby in C. It should go beta fairly soon, which is very exciting.


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Well, I'm going to check your answer as correct because it's a good one. But the landlord has decided he's not going to renew my lease (for no reason that he's communicated to me), so it looks like it won't be my problem for much longer. Thanks.
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I actually did find it to be of use! If I said something rude, I apologize. Could you please put it back?
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I believe there is such a valve under the sink. It's not very efficient -- grey water backs up into the dishwasher when the sink gets too full. Looping the dishwasher hose does not help.
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