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Undergraduate Computer Engineering Academic Advisor
Technical Presentation Co-ordinator

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Waterloo

EIT 4018
+1 519 888 4567 x37023


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"For myself I am an optimist - it does not seem to be much use being anything else."
Sir Winston Churchill

Education: MM (Waterloo), BSc (Guelph)

Previous Employment: Intermediate Developer, Mathematical Software at Maplesoft, Inc..

Developed Packages and Tools: minimize, verify, plots[arrow], Units, MathML, Student[Calculus1], context menus, FuzzySets, Quaternions

My Courses

I have a text on Numerical Analysis for Engineering.

Here are some on-line lectures:

I teach the following courses on a semi-regular basis:

  • ECE 204A
  • ECE 204B
  • ECE 250
  • TPPE (TPM)
  • MATH 211
  • MATH 212
  • MATH 215
  • MTE 241
  • NE 216
  • NE 217

I do not take graduate students.

Sometimes, you're in the right place, at the right time, with the right knowledge to wave at the Street View camera.

Associated with the numerical methods courses are a collection of Maplets (java applets powered by Maple) hosted on

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