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I’m Bernardo, a Systems Software Engineer at Standard Cognition where I work writing high-performance Rust.

I was born in Brazil, and studied Computer Engineering at IST in Lisbon, Portugal before dropping out. I now live in San Francisco, California, and you can reach me at bernardo@meurer.org.

You can read more about me in my CV.



Here are, for curiosity’s sake, some other things I enjoy:

  • Problems

    • Music archival
    • Safe cross-process memory sharing
    • OoO CPU design
    • Declarative system configuration
  • Music

    • Hermeto Pascoal
    • Ravel, Maurice
    • King Gizzard and The Lizard Wizard
    • Caetano Veloso
    • Talking Heads
    • Death Grips
  • Projects

    • Rust
    • Gentoo
    • bcachefs
    • NixOS
    • Neovim
    • Alacritty
  • Movies

    • The Seventh Seal
    • The Great Beauty
    • Apocalypse Now
    • Wild Strawberries
  • Books

    • The Tale of The Unknown Island - José Saramago
    • Discipline and Punish - Michel Foucault
    • The Stranger - Albert Camus
    • The World As Will and Representation - Arthur Schopenhauer
    • In Defense of Lost Causes - Slavoj Žižek