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The Home Page of Peter Hayes
Who am I?
I've retired as a Technical Support Analyst supporting various
My work interests were -
- Compilers and program optimization techniques.
- Teaching (Optimization, MPP Programming and Korn shell).
- Web page development. I use these page as my sandpit to play in
so please let me know of any problems.
- Network support.
- Systems support.
My personal interests are -
My life history is -
- Born in Norfolk raised in Lincolnshire and Merseyside.
- 1966-79 - University of Manchester.
|1966 to 1969
|1969 to 1970
||Msc Radio Astronomy at
|1970 to 1973
||Programming and preliminary scientific analysis for
an experiment on the
Ariel 4 satellite.
Published Proceedings of the Royal Society A. 343,
227-240 (1975), Walsh, Hayes & Harrison.|
|1973 to 1979
||Regional Computer Centre (later Manchester Computing
and now shrunk to a fraction of it's original size as
HECToR has taken over it's roll as a
First doing user support then becoming a compiler specialist.
- 1979-84 - Control Data Ltd.
|1979 to 1980
||Developing a PDP cross-assembler and APL code for a
new customer site.
|1980 to 1984
||Supporting major customer sites, developing network
based tools and porting compilers to a non-standard operating system.
|1984 to 1996
|| Cray Research|
|1996 to 2000
|2000 to 2009
Surviving mergers and de-mergers whilst supporting Cray customers.
Working with American analysts to port Cray compilers to
Folklore (one of 2 non-standard OS's on Cray systems, the other being
Cray Time Sharing System- based on
Specializing in applications support, compilers, optimization
techniques and user training.
Because of junk mail I don't want to put my e-mail address here, you can
work it out from the following rule -
- Look for a part of the URL of this page containing hayes, this is myself in