Hello world

Portrait at University of Technology Sydney

My name is Nelson Chan, years old or days to be exact.

Born and raised in Hong Kong and is currently residing in Sydney.


I am a…

  • Software engineer specializing in web, mobile, as well as desktop applications development
  • UNIX hobbyist:  Linux (CentOS, Debian, Arch Linux, Ubuntu, Gentoo), FreeBSD, Mac OS X… you name it
  • Open source software enthusiast
  • Bachelor of Science in IT from University of Technology, Sydney (2013)


Why “khchanel”?

Well it is a nickname that I use online.
It is a (clever?) combination of my Chinese name Ka Hei Chan and my English name Nelson —  KH.Cha.N.el
But yea you know it’s just one of those silly online nicknames you make when you first played online game.


I Like…

  • All things technical
  • Computer software & hardware
  • Digital gadgets
  • Software development (C/C++, C#, ASP.NET, Java, Python, Node.js, PHP)
  • Web technology (HTTP, HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3, AJAX, REST Web Service, SOAP)
  • Server administration
  • UNIX system (Linux, FreeBSD)
  • Data mining and AI technology
  • Digital forensics
  • Playing Piano
  • Chopin music
  • Money!!!



Fork me on Github: http://github.com/khchanel
Twitter: http://twitter.com/khchanel