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Hi, my name is Horatiu Lazu, and I enjoy coding and road cycling. Currently studying Computer Science at the University of Waterloo. Formerly interned at Bloomberg LP in New York City.

Feel free to visit my Software Development Website for more details on projects.

Computing Competitions & Awards

USA Computing Olympiad 2016 - Platinum Division (Top Division)
Canadian Computing Competition Senior 2015 - Group 2 (Top-50 of 1500)
Canadian Computing Competition Junior 2014 - Group 1 (Perfect Score)
HackerRank Algorithm Contests - 94th Percentile Rating
Strava Worldwide Developer Challenge 2016 - Winner

University of Waterloo - $10,000 Mathematics Scholarship (1 of 10)
William Lyon Mackenzie - Computer Programming Excellence Award
Toronto Secondary School Chess Championships - Bronze Medal
Euclid Mathematics Contest - Distinction (Top 10%)

Experience & Education

Bloomberg LP - Software Engineering Intern - 2017
Bluesun (WealthServ) - Software Developer Intern - 2016

University of Waterloo - Computer Science (3.8 GPA) - 2016/2021
William Lyon Mackenzie - MaCS Program (98% Average) - 2012/2016

Computer Programming Team (President) - 2015/2016
Chess Club (President) - 2014/2016
Audio and Visuals Team (President) - 2014/2016
Mathematics Club (Executive) - 2015/2016

Horatiu Lazu

Karnaugh Simplification

Simplifies boolean expressions visually.

Horatiu Lazu

Synthetic Division

Demonstrates Ruffini's extended law of division.

Horatiu Lazu

Atomic Smasher

Demonstrates the basics of chemistry in a game.

Horatiu Lazu

Tower of Hanoi

Java Tower of Hanoi game using hsa framework.

Horatiu Lazu

Maze Solving Robot

Robot that traverses a maze.

Horatiu Lazu

Basilisk 3D

Snake game with various game-modes.