Hacking on KStars: Progress and challenges

In this talk, we'll be talking about some of the challenges in developing KStars, and how they were tackled. We'll also talk about how KStars can be used by anyone interested in astronomy irrespective of their experience level. Finally, we'll cover some of the improvement areas and how one can contribute to it.

Talk Prerequisites: 

Rudimentary knowledge of algorithms. 

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Speaker Name: 
Rishab Arora
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Speaker Bio: 

Rishab started contributing to KDE in early 2012 and was a GSoC student for KStars in 2012, GCI mentor in 2012 and SOCIS mentor in 2013. He is an avid open source supporter and contributor, involved with many FOSS communities in Delhi NCR. He currently works at ThoughtWorks as a developer.

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