I was born in 1977 and am fascinated by the possibility to accelarate research by donating the spare cycles of my computer. Some times I get addicted to the news of the different projects, always searching for new papers...
In 2001 I joined the community of Rechenkraft.net, Germany.
2005 the non profit association Rechenkraft.net e.V. was founded with members all over Germany to promote distributed computing.
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