Robert Mecklenburg began using Unix as a student in 1977 and has been
programming professionally for 23 years. His make experience started
in 1982 at NASA with Unix version 7. Robert received his Ph.D. in
Computer Science from the University of Utah in 1991. Since then, he
has worked in many fields ranging from mechanical CAD to
bioinformatics, and he brings his extensive experience in C++, Java, and
Lisp to bear on the problems of project management with make.