Tomas Petricek Computer Scientist, Book Author and Open-Source DeveloperTwitter @tomaspetricek
Tomas is a computer scientist, book author and open-source developer. He is a lecturer at University of Kent and is interested in programming tools for working with data, programming language theory, but also history and philosophy of programming. Tomas wrote a popular F# book "Real-World Functional Programming", helped to create a number of F# open-source libraries such as F# Data and created coeffects (http://tomasp.net/coeffects), a theory of context aware programming languages. His most recent work includes programming tools for data journalism (http://thegamma.net), but also three essays that understand programming concepts such as types, monads and errors from philosophical perspective (http://tomasp.net/academic).