Chris Hiszpanski

📹 Cameras · 🧠 Neural nets · 🤖 Embedded systems · ☁️ Backend · 🔒 Security · 📡 Signal processing

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2021

Aug 28
Aquacam
Virtual aquarium. Demo of cross-browser H.265/VP9 support.
Apr 30
liburtc
Small-footprint WebRTC native C library for embedded systems.
Mar 23
Are We Secure?
What does it mean for a system to be 'secure'? Is a secure system achievable? 12 random characters make a secure password in most cases.

2020

Dec 28
Emergency Room Load
Was there really a spike in hospitalizations around Thanksgiving due to COVID-19? And when is the best time to go to the ER?
Dec 27
Value of Bitcoin
Why the price of Bitcoin may converge to $1M per coin (in today's dollars).
Dec 12
Future of Warfare
How AI supremacy will become the differentiating factor between superpowers.
Apr 5
Ephemeral Port Prediction
When communicating via a socket, how does Linux select the source port? Is it truly random? Spoiler — its not.

2019

Aug 9
Packed-to-Planar Conversion via ARM NEON Intrinsics
What is packed-to-planar pixel conversion? Why is it needed?

Older

2018
Cytosight: Deep Serverless Microscopy
Detecting cancerous cells via a convolutional neural network. Served via AWS Lambda and API Gateway.
2012
Solvent Finder
Interactive solvent finder for chemical engineers. Serverless web app using jQuery and Datatables.js.
2012
ValentineGL
Beating heart screensaver for MacOS using OpenGL and marching-cubes algorithm.
2011
Hashpipe
SHA-256 hashing engine implemented as a systolic pipeline in VHDL for mining Bitcoin.
2007
Sorad
FPGA-based software radio for real-time signal processing. Started out as my master's project in 2007. Designed the schematic, pcb, wrote firmware, and developed basic software. Continued afterwards, developing MacOS applications for the peripheral.
2001
Sarc
Simple rule-based AI for the card game Spades.