Hello there! 👋
My name is Ilia and I am an astrophysicist and a PhD. No, seriously. Like an astronomer, but with more physics involved.
But I write code and I really enjoy it.
My tools are:
C#for general software development
Rfor data analysis (
pwshfor scripting & automation (it is crossplaform now)
Rustfor low-level development
LaTeXfor document markup and fancy plotting via
I am desperately trying to bring in more
Rust, get used to
Python, and finally decode
TypeScript (though I hope
wasm will save us from
CUDA. (Secretly I want to develop my own game, so I learned a little bit of
I am a proud author of dipol-uf/dipol-uf, an app that powers polarimetric observations made by Dipol-UF polarimeter mounted on the Nordic Optical Telescope (Dipol-UF @ NOT).
I also contribute to the open-source extendr project, which bridges
R. Check out extendr,
Rust crate that helps write code compatible with
R, and rextendr, an
R pacakge for scaffolding, building and testing
R packages that use
My publications can be found...
Here are some silly stats:
- Dark mode all the way
- In my free time I enjoy gaming, mostly PC (I have a looong history).