Daniel (danno) James Swearingen
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A.B.D. Ph.D. Astrophysics 1997 Indiana University , Bloomington IN - Doppler Tomography applied to Accretion Disks and cataclysmic variable systems.
M.A. Astronomy 1997 Indiana University , Bloomington IN - High Energy astrophysics and automated telescope hardware and software.
M.S. Physics 1991 Cal. State Northridge, Northridge CA - Solar Astronomy and Solid State Physics.
B.S. Physics 1990 Sonoma State University , Rohnert Park CA - Quantum Optics and Electronics. (Class photo)
Please also see Resume
Austistry Studios - (2008 - ongoing) Co-founder and Director of Studio Operations
Total Immersion Software - (2007 - 2009) Director of Development
Vertigo Software - (2005 - 2007) Program Manager -- Senior Software Engineer
ObjectWare & IdeaBlade - (2003 - 2004) Technology Evangelist for IdeaBlade, Principal Professional Services Architecture Consultant
LeapFrog - (2001 - 2002) Director of Engineering. The team at our first release. Our Launch Party, and Halloween 2001.
Ubiquity RIP - (2000b) Director of Internet Development
Ememes.com RIP - (2000a) Acting VP of Software Development (Director of Software Engineering), Lead System Architect. My Team at our first release party.
c-call.com RIP - (1999) Team Lead, Senior Engineer
SoftAd - (1998) Technical Manager, Senior Engineer, FOCALpt
ISL - (1997) Team Leader Java Systems Group, team lead on the Chevron Toy cars website
PolyWeb Service - (1996 - Present) the Prime Propellerhead. Fixer of all things computer. Designer of software applications and systems.
Indiana University Astronomy Department - (1991-1997) Graduate Student, Associate Instructor of general education courses in Astronomy at Indiana University A100, A105, A110
Hewlett-Packard Co - (1983-1987) PII Microelectronics Assembly
United States Marine Corps (Reserve) - (1980-1986) MOS 6012-6023 A-4 Skyhawk Plane Captain, CH-53 crew
Odd jobs - (mouse-over will reveal all)
BookBrowser - Co-founder, general do-boy. We sold (yay!) BookBrowser to Barnes & Noble.com in January, 2003.
PolyWeb Services - Co Founder.
Site List Sites I built, maintain, or otherwise work with.
Model Railroading - I've built two layouts (HO, HOn3) and I'm a member of the Golden Gate Model Railroad Club in San Francisco.
Reading - See BookBrowser for a cool guide. Detective mysteries and techno-thrillers. To expand my brain I read history and biographies.
Motorcycles - I've owned eight bikes and loved them all.
Cars - I guess I like them too.
Mishap Collection - Just when you thought YOU had a bad day ...
Mishap Collection II - Just when you thought YOU had another bad day ...
Gluten-Free Casein-Free cooking
Dan's Wheat Free & Dairy Free Pumpkin Pie Recipe
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