Presenters/Martin Alec Walker

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Martin Alec Walker

AffiliationState University of New York, Potsdam
Martin A. Walker is associate professor of chemistry at the State University of New York at Potsdam.  He is an organic chemist with an interest in green chemistry and cheminformatics.  On the English Wikipedia, he serves as the coordinator of the Wikipedia 1.0 Editorial Team, which organises offline releases of the English Wikipedia.  In that regard, he has worked on developing a bot-assisted article assessment scheme for WikiProjects, and bot-assisted article selection based on importance and quality.  He also works with the French 1.0 team.  He is active in the Chemistry and Chemicals WikiProjects, where in recent years he has mainly worked on chemistry style issues and content validation.  He is 49 years old, and lives in Potsdam, New York, with his wife and two daughters.