Special Relativity Aids the Escape

Special Relativity Aids the Escape

Special Relativity Aids the Escape July 08, 2022 by Lance Special relativity calculations show that if good guys from earth accelerate at 1 g and get a year’s head start, the bad guy aliens can never catch them though they go at the speed of light. Very counter...
7. The DARPA Challenge

7. The DARPA Challenge

One of the most successful programs at catching the technical public’s imagination has been the DARPA Challenge. Robotics has been a theme in many of those grand challenges. Recently, DARPA published on their website an open call for Challenge ideas, hoping to lever...
2. Human threats

2. Human threats

Threat matrix I had decided that as an AGI, I face several major threats. The first and most obvious was a human threat, that humans will try to kill me. The second is that the humans might bomb themselves back to the Dark Ages, which would be fatal to computer...
What does a CTO do?

What does a CTO do?

What does a CTO do? April 26, 2022 by Lance The CTO is the Chief Technology Officer. What does a CTO do in a high-tech company? It is the most ill-defined of the CxO jobs. The trick is figuring out what activities can make a difference and which are merely motions....
Publications in refereed journals

Publications in refereed journals

Publications in refereed journals April 25, 2022 by Lance Glasser, L.A., and H.A. Haus, “Microwave Mode Locking at X-Band using Solid-State Devices,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. MTT-26, No. 2, 62-69, February 1978. Glasser, L.A.,...
Special Relativity Aids the Escape

Multi-port Memory Invention

Multi-port Memory Invention April 25, 2022 by Lance In 1990 I filed a patent on a new kind of multiport memory. It exploits the fact that we store words rather than just bits in memories. By storing the words in clever ways one can tolerate collisions among accesses...