pliskin.fr has moved out…

I’m working on several projects now. Maintaining this website is not a priority for the moment.

For any question, you can contact me at webmaster@pliskin.fr

Here is a list of what I’m working on.


Software/Hardware/Electronic Engineering

1. MIT’s Apollo Guidance Computer

  • AGC Simulation
  • AGC and DSKY Hardware Replica (Microcontroller and FPGA)
  • Original Block II used by the NASA during Apollo space flights
  • Hugh Blair-Smith’s Block III
  • sYUL assembler (Block II and Block III YUL cross assembler)

2. Z80 Computer

2.1 Mother Board

  • 8bits, 4MHZ, Z80 CPU
  • 64KB RAM
  • 4KB ROM (BIOS)
  • SDCARD
  • RTCC (Real Time Clock Calendar)
  • ATX Power Supply
  • Interrupt Controller
  • VGA 640 x 480 x 60Hz (320 x 220 pixel matrix)
  • Can be programmed directly by hand (switches and LEDs on buses)

2.2 Operating System

  • Enhanced “CP/M like” BIOS
  • Tiny Z80 Operating System
  • FAT16 < 64MB
  • Operating System bootstrap
    • Master Boot Record
    • Volume Boot Record
    • Kernel Loader

3. A lot of Java/C/C++ Projects

  • TouchCar : access to your car’s CAN bus with a smartphone (J2ME, Android)
  • So much…

IT Infrastructure

  • Linux (Debian/CentOS) servers (Mail, Web)
  • Network Infrastructure Sophos, pfSense
  • Virtualisation Infrastructure VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Unify OpenScape Business

Astronomy and Astrophotography

What I can do with or without a telescope, using a webcam or a digital camera.

1. Deep Sky

  • M42 Orion Nebula
  • M31 Andromeda Galaxy
  • M51 Whirlpool Galaxy

2. Planetary

  • Jupiter
  • Saturn
  • Mars
  • Moon

3. Wide field

  • Milky way
  • Cygnus Constellation (Pelican Nebula, North America Nebula)