The Curriculum Vitae of Carl Sommerfeldt

January 18/07

Contact Information

Carl Sommerfeldt
408-609 Davenport rd.
Waterloo, ON, N2L 6H9
(519) 886-9038
http://kw.igs.net/~carlsommer/

My email address is

carlsommer at kw.igs dot net

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Education

Master of Applied Science
1986 to 1990.
Specializing in multiprocessors and interconnection networks.
Thesis title: "Optimal hypertorus configurations for wafer-scale multiprocessor interconnection networks".
Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.
Supervisor: Prof. W. M. Snelgrove.
Doctor of Philosophy (not completed)
1985 to 1986.
Specializing in theoretical condensed matter physics.
Thesis topic: "A two-dimensional electron-hole gas in a semiconductor quantum well in a high magnetic field".
Department of Physics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.
Supervisor: Prof. A. Griffin.
Master of Science
1983 to 1985.
Specializing in theoretical condensed matter physics.
Report title: "Structure factor for a mass disordered one-dimensional harmonic crystal".
Department of Physics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.
Supervisor: Prof. A. Griffin.
Bachelor of Science
1979 to 1983.
Honors, Physics Specialist, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.

Research

private study
1992 to present.
NSERC Undergraduate Summer Research Scholarship
1982.
Group theoretical determination of the low symmetry space group after a commensurate structural phase transition.
Supervisor: Prof. R. Armstrong.

Scholarships

Courses

1988
1987
1986
1985
1984
1983
1982
1981
1980

Software

Reading

Periodicals

Books

Mathematics

Printed Textbooks

Subjects from the Internet

Computers

Independent Study Subjects

Mathematics

Computers

Recreational Mathematics

Original Work

Mathematics

Computer Science

Accomplishments

Summary

Achievement Number
university degrees 3
university courses 41
major scholarships 3
jobs 1

Software Number
operating systems 3
editors 4
markup languages 4
programming languages 17

Activity Starting Year Duration/year
studying science 1969 38
reading Scientific American 1977 30
programming computers 1977 30
writing about technology 1978 29
using my own personal computer 2001 6

Printed Textbooks
Subject Number
Mathematics 22
Physics 35
Technology 7
Computers 15
Total 79

Course Notes from the Internet
Subject Size/MB Number of Files
Mathematics 338 575
Physics 28 64
Technology 6 46
Computers 203 2338
Total 575 3023

Copyright © 2007, Carl Sommerfeldt.
http://kw.igs.net/~carlsommer
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