avatar for Christopher Obbard

Christopher Obbard

Collabora Ltd
United Kingdom
Christopher Obbard is a GNU/Linux developer focusing on embedded solutions, and a hardware engineer of medical and aerospace devices. Chris has recently contributed to a paper on multichannel embedded audio hardware for open source hearing aid research, submitted to the 2018 International Linux Audio Conference in Berlin.

Chris is an engineer at Collabora where he works on Embedded Debian systems. Chris's specialities include audio driver development, working with Debian GNU/Linux for ARM processors. In his spare time, Chris has built the software for the PiDeck project, a real-time embedded distribution for DJs, based on Debian and the xwax application by Mark Hills. PiDeck has a world-wide community and has featured in the official MagPi magazine from the Raspberry Pi Foundation.

Twitter Feed