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bio website billpg.com
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I'm Bill P. Godfrey (aka billpg), a professional software developer of over ten years, with experience in embedded systems, C#/.NET and Windows services.

Wilhelm von Hackensplat is my blogging alter ego.

I am also an artist. (See my YouTube channel.)


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awarded  Notable Question
Nov
3
comment Is energy expended when a force is exerted on a object?
Suggest retitle: "Is energy expended when a force is exerted on a object?"
Sep
15
comment How can I understand how $\text{m}^2/\text{s}^2$ is related to $\text{J}/\text{kg}$?
I love these "Explain it to me like I'm five years old" type answers. Many thanks.
Sep
15
accepted How can I understand how $\text{m}^2/\text{s}^2$ is related to $\text{J}/\text{kg}$?
Sep
15
asked How can I understand how $\text{m}^2/\text{s}^2$ is related to $\text{J}/\text{kg}$?
Sep
2
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
5
revised What happens to light that falls into a black hole?
Spelling.
Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Mar
3
awarded  Notable Question
Dec
29
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
7
accepted How does my hand amplify an FM radio signal?
May
10
asked How does my hand amplify an FM radio signal?
May
10
accepted Does nature tetrate?
May
7
comment Does nature tetrate?
@BrandonEnright - Edited Q to exclude trivial cases of tetration. Thanks.
May
7
revised Does nature tetrate?
Clarify trivial cases.
May
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asked Does nature tetrate?
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27
awarded  Yearling
Feb
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comment When do natural leap years occur, on years based on the northern winter solstice?
Note, the above comment by @DavidZaslavsky is referring to when I flagged my own question as inappropriate for Physics.SE.
Feb
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awarded  Popular Question
Nov
30
accepted Can I take heat from the air and convert it to electricity?