Welcome to my electronics page!

I've been interested in electronics since I was very young. Over the years at Vassar, I learned a thing or two, and I've built a variety of interesting devices. You'll find some of them on this page.

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Remote PC Startup System

Frequently, while at the office or out of town, I find (to my dismay) that I need to access files on my desktop computer at home. The inevitable results are special trips and wasted time. While I could leave my desktop on indefinitely and access files remotely, the inordinate amount of electricity that it consumes literally doubles my electric bill. With this project, I've solved the problem for good, for the cost of about 3 months of running my desktop all day.

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Digital Clock II

A new and improved digital clock, powered by an embedded microcontroller.

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EEPROM Programmer

A programmer for 8k x 8 EEPROM chips.

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Digital Clock

A working digital quartz clock

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Z80 Microcomputer

An actual computer, built completely from scratch.

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Parallel Port Interface

This doesn't have much use, but I learned a fair amount from it.

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IR Timer

Any potato gun fan will appreciate this.

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