# Daniel Sparks

**Daniel L. Sparks**,

an American software engineer, until 2014 Ph.D. candidate at Department of Mathematics
at University of California, Berkeley, with interests in algebraic number theory
and arithmetic algebraic geometry,
especially p-adic and cohomological aspects.
As computer chess programmer, Daniel Sparks is author of the open source chess engine Exacto ^{[2]} ^{[3]}.

# Selected Publications

- Daniel Sparks (
**2009**).*Hilbert's Irreducibility Theorem*. B.A. thesis, University of California, Berkeley, advisor: Robert F. Coleman^{[4]}^{[5]}

# Forum Posts

- Help with Arena issue by Daniel Sparks, CCC, February 19, 2014 » Arena
- Can you try running my engine? by Daniel Sparks, CCC, March 06, 2014
- Engine release Exacto 0.e by Daniel Sparks, CCC, March 10, 2014

# External Links

- d-sparks (Dan Sparks) · GitHub
- GitHub - d-sparks/exacto: Exacto Chess Engine
- GitHub - d-sparks/danode-chess: Web app for playing chess against a friend
- Daniel Sparks | LinkedIn
- Daniel Sparks | Facebook