Davis King
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A software developer and financial analyst with exceptional math, business, and communication skills. Experience in finance, computer graphics, mobile computing, optimization, and parallel programming.

Languages: C++ (8 years), perl, C, Matlab, others.
Platforms and tools: Linux, gcc, CVS, SVN, pvm, boost, OpenGL, WinCE, Windows, Visual Studio, Vtune, pthreads, Excel.
Education: Certificate in Finance, CMU, 2005; MSCS, Georgia Tech, 1999, 4.0 CS GPA; A.B. Princeton, 1994, Public Policy, 3.8 GPA.


Other Experience: Keelboat Instructor, Georgia Tech Sailing Club, 2002-2006; Assistant Head Counselor, Camp Sea Gull, 1994; Editor-in-Chief, Student Course Guide, Princeton, 1992. Intern, U.S. Senate, Summer 1992.

Certificate in Quantitative Finance, Carnegie Mellon University,  2005.
M.S., Computer Science, Georgia Insitute of Technology, 1999.
Ph. D. candidate, Georgia Institute of Technology, Computer Science,  1999-2002.
Research Area: 3D compression for computer graphics in networked environments.
Courses include: networking, systems, human-computer interaction, databases, computer vision, optimization, linear programming, algorithms.

A.B., magna cum laude, Princeton University, 1994.
                Major: Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
                Minor: Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics
                Thesis: An Econometric Study of the Effect of Environmental Costs on International Trade

Intel Fellowship, 2000.
Lt. John Larkin Memorial Prize (for best thesis in Political Economy), Princeton, 1994  
National Advanced Placement Program Scholar (one of 7 students in nation with highest overall performance on AP exams), 1990

For publications, please see my research page or my cv.