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My name is Nathan Petersen and this is my personal corner of the internet. I'm currently a student at UW-Madison studying Computer Science with emphasis on embedded systems.

On this website, you will find posts about my projects and experiences. Many posts are related to computers and electronics, as those are areas of interest for me. Be sure to peruse through my previous posts to see what I've been up to!

Feel free to email me if you have any comments or questions.

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Top Posts

For the best of the best on this website, make sure to check out the following posts, curatored by me!


Gradled Mini: Prototype Modular Discrete LED Display

November 11th, 2018

Circuit and PCB design for tileable LED matrix


AMDC: Advanced Motor Drive Controller

September 5th, 2018

Complex schematic and PCB design for college Independent Study.


Razzler: POV LED Top

May 15th, 2018

Custom designed persistence of vision toy top to display animations while spinning.


Interning at Silicon Labs, the Sequel - Summer 2018

September 9th, 2018

Experiences going back for another summer internship.


My Experience Interning at Silicon Labs - Summer 2017

September 2nd, 2017

Summary of time spent in ATX interning.