My name is Dan Burger.
I'm an Application Developer for Vanderbilt University.
I identify as:
Dan Burger has a bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering and a Master's degree in Computer Science from Vanderbilt University. Dan develops web and mobile solutions for research groups at Vanderbilt.
His work covers astrophysics, high-performance computing, K-12 education and career placement for individuals with autism.
A few of Dan's many accomplishments include developing software at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, creating Filtergraph- a free visualization web service which is also being used by NASA and Dan has been interviewed on 60 minutes by Anderson Cooper.
"Now I see how being on the spectrum has made me different and I've decided to appreciate those differences"
"People on the spectrum have a wide variety of talents artistic, programming. Things will be better if you give us a chance. "
"We have a lot of problems facing the world, COVID, climate change, political differences, racial injustice and we need people who think differently about those problems."