Welcome to Tech Explorations Podcast episode 6, part 2.
The full video for this interview is available, please check it out.
In the previous part of episode 6, Zafar talked about his background as a programmer and maker, his approach to programming in multiple languages, his software designs, and some of his projects.
In this second part, Zaf and I discuss Zaf’s implementation of the Turing Machine based on an Arduino. This is one of Zaf’s most unusual gadgets. We also get into prime numbers, Zaf’s plans for future projects, and, towards the end, Zaf reveals his maker superpower.
This is Tech Explorations Podcast episode 6 part 2.
The Tech Explorations Podcast is a podcast produced by Tech Explorations, a leading provider of educational resources for Makers, STEM students, and teachers. Go to techexplorations.com to see a complete list of our books and courses covering the Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and electronics.
- [0:00:43] The Turing Machine
- [0:05:02] Building the Turing Machine on the Arduino: Why did Zafar choose the Arduino and what were some early obstacles he dealt with and solved?
- [0:08:39] Prime numbers
- [0:14:40] Zafar’s plans for future projects
- [0:18:28] Zafar’s superpower as a maker