Rodney Payne
Web Developer
Projects
Application Tracker

Full-stack web app to keep track of the job hunt. Allows users to track detailed application and interview data, with a dashboard of visualizations to help pinpoint the conditions that resulted in success.

Environment: Typescript, React, Redux Toolkit, Express, Node, MongoDB, Styled Components, Nivo, Framer-Motion, Cloudinary, Enzyme, Jest

Media Library

Full-stack web app for logging media collections. Allows users to create extensive libraries to keep track of their various media collections in one centralized location. Lets a user search and filter lists to quickly determine on the go whether they already own an item or not.

Environment: React, Redux, Axios, Express,  mongoose/mLab, Node, Styled Components, React-Spring, Jest

Virtual Function Generator & Oscilloscope

Windows application designed to interface with an NI DAQ board and mimic the operations of a standard function generator, and some functions of a simple oscilloscope. Reduces the cost of data collection for experiments where the less common functionality of these devices is unnecessary.

Environment: C#, .NET Framework 4.x, WPF, Prism, LINQ, Entity Framework, SQL Server, nUnit, DAQmx

Hardware: NI-6602 DAQ Board

Employment
ASU Ion Trapping Research Lab
Boone, NC
Graduate Research Assistant
Spring 2017 - Summer 2018

  • Updated and debugged the ion trap's main control program (LabVIEW). 
  • Developed a program to display a real-time measure of pressure in the trap (LabVIEW) and a data analysis script for ruby fluorescence experiments (Python).

Appalachian State University
Boone, NC
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fall 2016 - Spring 2018

  • Lead and provided instruction in physics labs, including calculus and non-calculus based sections of standard two-semester introductory physics courses.

Education
Appalachian State University
2016 - 2018
M.S. Engineering Physics
Appalachian State University
2010 - 2014
B.S. Mathematics, Applied Physics
Skills
Programming Languages
TypeScript
ES6 JavaScript
C#
Python
Web Technologies & Frameworks
React
HTML5
CSS3
Redux
Jest
Node
Express
Database & ORM
MongoDB
SQL Server
Mongoose
Development Tools
Git
VSCode
TDD