Fred Maxwell is a software, firmware and electrical engineer with over three decades of experience in the Washington, D.C. area, having worked for firms specializing in scientific instrumentation, computer security, industrial automation and, most recently, satellites and spacecraft. Before and after his retirement in his mid-50s, he has written for a variety of technical publications.
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