Thomas J. Wu


842 N. Rengstorff Ave. Apt. E
Mountain View, CA 94043-2437
Work:(650) 723-1565
P.O. Box 707
Palo Alto, CA 94302-0707
Home:(650) 967-1188


An MIT and Stanford computer science graduate with extensive Internet software engineering and cryptography expertise wishes to pursue contracting or startup opportunities in network security, electronic commerce, Web development, or related fields.


Computing Expertise

Work Experience

Arcot Systems - August 1998 to present
As Principal Engineer, designed significant portions of the company's codebase for its WebFort product line, a software suite that issues software tokens to users and provides authentication and digital-signature functionality to end-users. Also involved with Arcot's credit card payer-authentication project.

Stanford ITTC Project - February 1998 to August 1999
Worked with Dan Boneh on a software implementation of intrusion-tolerant public-key cryptography based on shared RSA keys. This project integrated extensively with OpenSSL and was developed under Solaris and Windows NT.

National Research Enterprise - April 1996 to September 1997
Worked as a research assistant under Paul Losleben, developing Web tools and infrastructure for researchers. Involved with CGI scripting and HTML work, as well as frequent collaboration with colleagues at Netscape and EIT. Defined, designed, and implemented a prototype of a completely Java-based desktop environment ("Webtop") and its associated API for application developers. Currently pursuing a U.S. patent for a new secure identification and authentication protocol developed for this project.

Other - Miscellaneous work
Did volunteer consultant work for MIT Project Athena as an undergraduate student. Have also done some moonlighting work installing and upgrading PCs and their software and countless miscellaneous programming jobs both for pay and for free.


Papers & Publications


References available upon request.

Other Interests

Please visit my homepage, where I have an online version of this resume, other information about me, and links to all my Web projects. See my portfolio for a sample of my work.