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Office Location

105-107 Forsyth Street
132E Nightingale Hall
Boston, MA 02115

Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Nat Tuck, 202 WVH
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Research Interests

  • Parallel programming systems
  • Internet security usability problem of secure distributed identities

Education

  • PhD in computer science, University of Massachusetts, Lowell
  • BS in computer science, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Biography

Nathaniel Tuck received his PhD in computer science from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell with a dissertation on compiler optimizations for data-parallel compute kernels. As a graduate student, he worked on a variety of projects related to parallel processing, mobile robotics, and automatic grading for computer science programming assignments. His current research interests include further work on parallel programming systems and the internet security usability problem of secure distributed identities.

About Nathaniel

What courses/subjects do you teach?

  • Fundamentals 1
  • Parallel Data Processing with Map Reduce
  • Computer Systems
  • Web Development

What are the specifics of your industry experience?

I was downsized during the dot-com bust and subsequently worked as a web development consultant off and on for years before I went to college for computer science.