Carl Frederick is a theoretical physicist
(relativity & quantum measurement theory, and
astrophysics), formerly with Cornell and NASA.
Until recently, he was 'Chief Scientist' of a small
AI software house located in the college community
of Ithaca, NY. Several years ago, he decided that
he would like to write Science Fiction. Since then,
he has built up a respectable corpus of short
stories, published in Asimov's, Baen's
Universe, and over forty to Analog. He
has also published an interactive novel on his
He attended the year 2000 Odyssey Writers
Workshop and subsequently took a first place in the
Writers of the Future contest.
Frederick is an epee fencer, a bagpiper, a nut
on animals, and learns languages as a hobby.