a Swiss computer scientist and senior software engineer. He studied CS at ETH Zurich and at University of Bern, where he received his M.Sc. in 2014 . He is author of the open source engines Flux  and Pulse , and the Java Chess Protocol Interface , which provides an object-oriented interface to the UCI protocol.
- Flux Chess open sourced by Phokham Nonava, CCC, July 13, 2012
- Pulse Chess 1.0.0 and JCPI 1.4 released by Phokham Nonava, CCC, January 16, 2014
- Pulse Chess 1.5 C++ Edition released by Phokham Nonava, CCC, August 15, 2014