|Date of birth:||24 September 1977|
(please ask by email)
|Telephone:||(please ask by email)|
|June 2004||Master of Science degree from Helsinki University of Technology, Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Graduated with distinction. (thesis)|
|Oct 2002 - Sep 2003||Research Student in Image Information Science laboratory at Kanazawa University, Japan.|
|Sep 2000 - May 2001||Exchange student at INSA, Lyon, France|
|May 1996||Graduated from Suomalainen yhteiskoulu upper secondary school.|
|Mar 2016 ->||Neuschwanstein castle: Castle Guide|
|2013 ->||Freelancer in IT consulting, web design and development (e.g. YogaZeit Füssen).|
|2003 - 2012||CSC, the Finnish IT Center for Science: Application specialist (Grid computing, data storage, digital preservation). See also my staff page at CSC.|
|May 2001 - Sep 2002||Helsinki Institute of Physics: Researcher (distributed computing, Linux clusters).|
Jun - Aug 2000 |
Jun - Aug 1999
|Helsinki Institute of Physics: Summer trainee at CERN, Switzerland (Perl, FastCGI programming, distributed computing research using the Globus toolkit).|
|Dec 1996 - May 2000||MikroPC magazine: System administrator (web server and dial-up nodes for the MikroPC BBS message forum).|
Sep - Dec 1999
Sep - Dec 1998
|Helsinki University of Technology: Assistant (Basic Course in Programming T1).|
|Jan - Jun 1998||Finnish army: Researcher (C++ programming, user interface design).|
|occasionally||Writing articles on freelance basis.|
|1997 - 1998||Military service in the Finnish Defence Forces at Riihimäki Signal Regiment, military rank sergeant.|
|2001 - 2014||Several positions as a board member, including chairman 2005, in the Finnish Linux User Group.|
|2004 - 2014||Secretary and board member (2004-2005), webmaster and database administrator (2004-2014) in the Finnish-Japanese friendship organization Japania ry.|
Scientific and other publications:See my writings page.
Languages:Finnish (native), English (excellent), German (excellent), French (very good), Japanese (good), Swedish (good), Spanish (basics).
Hobbies and interests:Computers: Networked communities, Internet, the GNU/Linux operating system and Free software.
|Sports: Cycling, hiking, yoga.|
|Travelling: Bicycle tours, hospitality exchange, foreign cultures and languages.|
Arto Teräs <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Current version of this document and up to date contact information can be found at http://ajt.iki.fi/me/cv.html.
Academic records, work certificates and referees available on request.
Last update 2016-07-03.