I am John LaRocco, an electrical and biomedical engineer doing a postdoc at University of Texas. My areas of research interest include neuroengineering, brain computer interface (BCI), prosthetics, additive manufacturing, sports biomechanics, 3D printed weapons forensics, digital currencies, synthetic organisms, and historical technology. I have a BS in Biomedical Engineering from The College of New Jersey, and my MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Rowan University. My recreational interests include writing, reading, martial arts, finance, folklore, and history. My own views do not reflect those of my employers, my research associates, or my prior affiliations.