Category: Uncategorized

moving to a new lab!

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Tue 30 January 2007.

The funding I received from the institute as a research scholar ended this month. So moving to the VLSI Lab, from my current office. Will get paid by the "VLSI Consortium" here for working as a sysad. Good to be root again!

Continue reading »

general updates

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Tue 16 January 2007. Tags: mark,

Done with the paper presentation, comfortably settled back into the standard low-power "grad" operation mode. This second trip to Bangalore reinforced my infatuation with the city. Good to know that given the current situation of the VLSI Design industry, I am likely to spend a considerable amount of time living …

Continue reading »

Universal! Basss.

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Thu 28 December 2006. Tags: motorola, standards, usb,

There was a time, when people bought Nokia phones because other people had Nokia phones. That way there was nothing to worry about if you forgot your charger ... there were always other chargers around. But now I have a Motorola, and I am as free as can be. It charges …

Continue reading »

try again

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Tue 26 December 2006. Tags: meta,

In case people had forgotten about me, I am still around. And currently approaching yet another phase of "will keep the blog updated". So watch this space. "Main wapas aaoonga".

Continue reading »

Gondor has arrived!

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Wed 23 August 2006. Tags: reading,
Found a small file called Isildur.pdf on the LAN ... and opened it out of curiosity! It seems to be just what the doctor ordered! Had been missing Fantasy for some time now ... this is the story of Isildur, that was never published because "Professor Tolkien", according to the author …

Continue reading »