Juergen Haas



University at Buffalo

University of Denver

University of Pennsylvania




Command Line


  • An experienced software developer and data scientist.
  • Skilled in algorithm development and data mining.
  • A strong supporter of the Linux operating system.


Juergen Haas is a former writer for Lifewire, where he wrote on Linux topics for more than 11 years. As a computer scientist and software developer, Juergen Haas has acquired extensive experience with the Linux operating system.

Having used Unix operating systems for more than 20 years, Juergen witnessed first hand the emergence of the Linux phenomenon. He has designed and implemented numerous software packages, including sophisticated scientific and business applications on and for Linux systems. Haas has held positions at top academic institutions, multinational corporations, and high-tech start-up companies. 


Haas received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University at Buffalo and an M.S. in Physics from the University of Denver. He performed post-doctoral training in the fields of bio-informatics and cognitive science at the University of Pennsylvania.

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