“Rasas” is the Arabic word for “pencil”. Interestingly, it is also the Arabic word for “bullets” (plural), because a pencil can be the mercy bullet against darkness.
What is this site about?
This site is like a shared notebook, where I write, using a pencil of course :), about whatever interests me. It is mainly focused on electronics, embedded systems and programming. I have divided the site to three main sections as follows:
Why is this site?
I have always believed that precisely describing a problem is a great step into solving it and that simply explaining the solution is a clear evidence that you understand it and benefit from it. This site is to share with you the projects I am doing and the problems I am facing in these projects. It is also kind of a motivation for me to continue working and I hope it motivates you and add to you as well.
Who's writing here?
Asem Khattab, born in Alexandria, Egypt. lives in Doha, Qatar. studies electrical engineering in Qatar University. very interested in electronics, embedded systems, robotics, programming and automation. a great fan and supporter of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses), makers’ movement and open-source community.
Believes in the ability of simple things to make big changes, that is why you see him holding a pencil trying to improve and to be improved.