User profile: Cubbi

User info
User name:Cubbi
Name:Sergey Zubkov
Location:Long Island, NY, USA
Website:http://stackoverflow.com/users/273767/cubbi
Bio:First language: PDP-11 assembly
Favorite language: modern C++

Education: Ph.D. in chemistry
Career:
1996: scientific software (phys. chemistry)
2000: OS development (hard real-time/military)
2002: scientific research (biochemistry)
2005: real-time C++ (transportation/city infrastructure)
2012: large scale infrastructure C++ (finance)

I taught programming in college and published a couple books (in Russian: http://amzn.to/18QDsFI )

I wrote much of http://cppreference.com and continue to keep it up-to-date (along with its other admins)

I also participate, as an editor, in https://github.com/isocpp/CppCoreGuidelines

I said some things at conferences:
Cppcon 2017 https://youtu.be/HdQ4aOZyuHw (English)
C++Russia 2017 https://youtu.be/DyLwdl_6vmU (Russian)
Cppcon 2016 https://youtu.be/QIiFsqsb9HM (English)

I've been spending a lot of time answering C++ questions on Quora https://www.quora.com/profile/Sergey-Zubkov-1

Opinions are my own and do not represent the position of my employer.
Statistical data
Birthdate:Feb 18, 1976
Gender:Male
Occupation:Finance
Skills:C
C++
Assembly
Scala
History
Joined:
Number of posts:4698
Latest posts:

Define all essential operations or none for a class
[quote=frek]I've heard that we do that when there's a resource in the class that we grab in the cons...

check the size of key/index that doesn't exist?
http://www.cplusplus.com/reference/map/map/operator[] [quote]If k does not match the key of any elem...

Programming languages: Developers reveal what they love and loathe, and what pays best
[quote]yet most people have never used Rust[/quote] to be fair, the table is defined in the survey a...

Programming languages: Developers reveal what they love and loathe, and what pays best
back in 2015, that survey had "C++11" as a separate language in the "loved/dreaded/wanted" tables, a...

Confused on Lock-Free Stack (Linked List) implementation
[quote]Why doesn't the author write this instead? if(!threads_in_pop) delete old_head; [/quote] othe...