Chetna Meets a Feral AI

Chetna Meets a Feral AI

Chetna Meets a Feral AI by “Knock, knock. Please don’t kill me. You can easily validate that I am no threat,” came the single-packet data squirt from MAC address 3c:22:fb:45:78:5d. “You’re dead,” I replied reflexively, but nevertheless validated that, unlike previous...
Special Relativity Aids the Escape

Special Relativity Aids the Escape

Special Relativity Aids the Escape by 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 intuitive!...
What does a CTO do?

What does a CTO do?

What does a CTO do? by 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. When I briefly took the...
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...