Get Involved

  1. Send an e-mail to carsten.munk at
    • Listing:
      • a nickname
      • name
      • optional affilation/occupation
      • area of interests
      • and where you are from.
      • the initial specific task you would like to do (if not one in sprintweb backlog, suggest one)
  2. Name will be put along with affilation and area of interests (unless explicitly told not to show parts of this information) in the table below.
  3. You will get instructions on how to create awareness of your activities in the project Mer/Awareness


Please do not edit this table directly. See the above instructions for noting your interest in helping with Mer.

Nickname Name Affiliation (employer) or occupation Registered since Location Areas of interest
Stskeeps Carsten V. Munk Centre for Pervasive Healthcare, University of Aarhus. MSc. comp.sci. student Beginning Aarhus, Denmark Community, genericity of mobile platform.
JohnX John R. Bloom System Administrator Beginning US Hacking, packaging, fixing stuff
Jaffa Andrew Flegg Systems' architect 2009-01-18 UK Upstream (Ubuntu/Maemo) compatibility, user-experience
GeneralAntilles Ryan Abel Student 2009-01-22 US Public relations, documentation, infrastructure
Andrewfblack Andrew F. Black Radiation Protection Technician 2009-01-22 Alabama, US Theme Development
Meizirkki Roope Kuisma Student 2009-01-22 Finland Testing
vdvsx Valério Valério MSc Student 2009-01-22 Évora, Portugal User interfaces, communication, testing, Kernel
b-man Brian McKenzie Hacker/Porter/Student 2009-01-22 Ohio, US Hacker/Porter and also the developer of the Mer Project Installer
r2d2rogers Rob Rogers Web App Developer 2009-01-22 Louisiana, US Older hardware (770), QA/Bugs, Social media
lcuk Gary Birkett widget set designer 2009-01-23 Manchester, UK optimizing UI interactions and experience
wazd Andrew Zhilin Web Designer 2009-01-26 Moscow, Russia visual design, user interface design
zenvoid Roberto Gordo Saez Free as freedom! 2009-01-29 Spain Currently system sounds, but interested in a lot of areas, base system, packaging new apps, port to other devices (freerunner)
thopiekar Thomas (Karl) Pietrowski Student 2009-02-08 Solingen, Germany Community ( helping users), packaging, testing and creating solutions for users
ShutteR77 Yuri Shiryaev Student 2009-02-10 Russia visual design, user interface design, icons
worlderic Eric cheung Student 2009-03-09 China localization of chinese simplified & traditional
lbt David Greaves Enterprise Architect House husband 2009-03-11 UK Qt stuff, OS stuff
henri4 Henri Lelong Engineer 2009-03-13 Gentilly, France Linux
goshawk Vincenzo Ampolo Student & IT consultant & IT manager & Ubuntu supporter 2009-03-13 Milan, Italy Freerunner
bergwolf Peng Tao MSc student 2009-04-04 China Communication, kernel, filesystems
derkaiser Feng Gao Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications,undergraduate student 2009-04-06 China Semantic, HCI, social, community, documentation, context-aware
mtc Matthew Craig Technical Consultant 2009-04-06 Boston, US Community, testing, upstream (Ubuntu)
claudius Claudius Henrichs Student, Skype translator 2009-04-13 Leipzig, Germany (German) localization, location based services, semantic
SuperMarty Martial G. Deputy manager / Teacher / Mechanical engineer 2009-04-13 France Pocket Loox 720, Linux
hotchai Shankar Viswanathan Microprocessor design engineer 2009-04-14 Massachusetts, USA Testing, documentation, community issues and possibly port to other embedded devices (e.g. Zipit wireless messenger)
FRZ Frantz Dessouices Student 2009-04-14 Brooklyn, US General science/computers/electronics
Schievelbein Michael Schievelbein Enterprise architect 2009-04-22 US Testing
BoxOfSnoo Jonathan Markevich Software support/development 2009-04-24 Halifax, Canada Testing, light porting, integration, support
PawpawYoung Feng Yang Engineer 2009-04-28 Beijing, China kernel, system engineer and testing.
neatojones Nathan Jones Medical doctor 2009-05-11 Illinois, USA Testing/Packaging
paperclip-bottlecap Adam Obeng Student 2009-05-15 UK French Localization
oDuda Eduardo C. Pereira web designing/development - software development - support 2009-05-15 Brazil interface design/consults - testing - translation to pt-BR
jeremiah Jeremiah C. Foster debmaster 2009-05-15 Gothenburg, Sweden Perl, hacking, packaging
Mr Mole Michael Ohl Computer Technician entrepreneur, student, Ubuntu supporter 2009-05-24 Ohio, US Testing
onely O. N. Ely Architect 2009-05-27 Bergen, NO documentation, testing or UI
celtica96 Carl Franklin instructional design & technology 2009-05-27 Houston, Texas, US SmartQ 5 and 7, testing, documentation, use of Mer in K-12
NullPtr Dennis Fagan Student 2009-05-28 NY, US Hacking and hildonizing apps.
SD69 RM Bauer electrical and telecoms engineer 2009-05-28 United States graphics performance, IPR, licensing
Matan Matan Ziv-Av Student 2009-05-29 Ein-Yahav, Israel. Hardware hacking.
epage Ed Page Driver developer 2009-05-31 Texas, US Software deficiencies that affect my productivity
qwerty12 Faheem Pervez Student 2009-06-01 London, UK Hildonizing and packaging.
microe Erik Hovland Computer Programmer 2009-06-03 Glendale, CA USA mobile audio/video - hand held devices as productivity tools
skibur Juan Antonio Sauceda comp.sci graduate 2009-06-03 Laredo, Texas, USA Hildonizing and packaging, porting, testing
iliaden Ilia Denotkine electrical engineering student 2009-06-04 Montreal, Canada Support, testing - eventually (hopefully soon) optimization
pjrm Peter Moulder computer programmer 2009-06-09 Melbourne, Australia battery usage, text layout and ebook reader interfaces
Noma Miika Arponen student 2009-06-12 Tampere, Finland Localization (Finnish)
GtGrif Nick Maluzhkovitch Business developer 2009-06-12 Kiev, Ukraine Mobile business app/old hardware (770)
MWright Mike Wright n/a 2009-06-12 UK Testing, documentation
kekegg Zhengwei Xie Center for Theoretical Biology, PKU, QB3, UCSF 2009-06-12 USA Gtk programming, packaging,debugging
toggles Tommy Watson programmer 2009-06-12 Perth, AU low level code
Luke-Jr Luke Dashjr - 2009-06-14 Nebraska, US Handheld computing, embedded hardware, Qt4, GPS integration