Youssef Moawad

Software developer and Particle Physics enthusiast based in Glasgow
Studying Computing Science and Physics
at the University of Glasgow

Hi! Welcome to my landing page!


About Youssef

I am currently studying Computing Science and Physics at the University of Glasgow, in my third year.

From my early years, I've always had an interest in computers and technology. The first time I used a computer was when I was 2.

My interest in programming sparked when I was 5-6 years old playing video games when I started to wonder about how these games work. I even started to draw sketches and mind maps about games I'd build on my own if I could!

I read my first programming article when I was 7 and I still remember it to this day. I started to learn C# when I was 9 and almost perfected it at 12. I am now fluent in many programming languages.

Languages and Technologies

Here are some of the technologies with which I have experience:

Cocoa Touch
React Native

I'm incredibly passionate about programming, app development and software. My ultimate goal is to change the world, if even a little bit, by creating software that helps people. Here are some of the personal projects I'm currently working on:

Images from projects I'm working on. The first, Matrix Master 2, is on the App Store. And the second, The Standard Model, is a work in progress.

To learn more about me, I highly encourage you to read my first blog post, right here.

I am also quite passionate about a bunch of other things, which you can learn about here.

Main Projects

I am currently developing an app called The Standard Model, which lets users manipulate and learn about fundamental particles and their interactions. The app can also draw Feynman Diagrams for the user. It is currently in a beta version, with most of the main functionality up.

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Recently updated:

Version 1.2 of Matrix Master 2 brings big updates and improvements across the board, including 2 new operations: Solve Ax=b System and finding Reduced Row Echelon Form.

Here's a list of everything new:
-- You can now solve systems of equations by... Read more

UzuConvert is the rebranding of iConvertMaster. It is a converter app but now it is also much more.

The main difference between UzuConvert and iConvertMaster is the interface. UzuConvert has a very much newer much nicer interface. Have a look below.

UzuConvert also brought unit and... Read more

Antimatter annihlates when it comes into contact with matter. The goal of this particle physics inspired game is to destroy the antimatter before it comes into contact with matter.

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This is quite a funny one. This was my first real collaborative project. I had this idea with a friend of mine at the time and we agreed that she would work on the graphics while I code the game.

The idea of the game is that Toot, the flying camel, takes his revenge on his previous captors... Read more

Hungry the Monkey was the very first iOS game, and the first game as a matter of fact, I published. As such, it certainly means very much to me.

It requires the player to feed Hungry, who is a monkey, by tapping on any and all the food whilst avoiding feeding him poison.

The game is... Read more

I created the name and website Uzusoft as a startup name under which to release my apps. You can also see the prefix Uzu in some of my other projects (UzuConvert, UzuColor, etc). This actually comes from my childhood nickname, Oozoo.

At the moment, I am... Read more

Latest Blog Posts

Simple Ways to Save Money as a Startup

Date Posted: 27/09/2018

You probably know very well how difficult it is for young startups to survive these days. Most of them fail before they’ve reached the fifth year - and, if you manage to stay afloat for this long, you can consider your startup a success.

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Tagged as: money finance startup technology

Changes To Your Company's Operations That Will Help It To Grow

Date Posted: 18/09/2018

Any entrepreneur who wants their company to succeed knows that expansion is essential. Otherwise, your business will start to lose relevance in the market as its rivals continue to grow and change. And if you want to expand your organisation then you need to focus on improvements that can be made to its projects and operations. This will help... Read more

Tagged as: company business money technology

Is Your Company Spending Too Much On Tech?

Date Posted: 18/09/2018

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Investing in modern technology is essential for any business wanting to survive in the 21st Century. There’s... Read more

Tagged as: company business money technology

Five Ways To Help Your Employees Thrive On A Day To Day Basis

Date Posted: 15/09/2018

A business can often start out as an idea in your mind. But slowly over time you will nurture the thoughts, perhaps take that leap of faith and begin to grow your business successfully. However, that often means that you can’t remain to be a solo empire working... Read more

Tagged as: company employees

Essential Tech For Urban Living

Date Posted: 13/09/2018

There are some for whom a life in the suburbs is a blissful utopia. Others who dream of a country house amidst nature’s bounty, uninterrupted by the sounds of traffic, the laughter of passers by or the amber glow of street lights. And then again there are others for whom either life is anathema. Although city life may not be for everyone,... Read more

Tagged as: technology urban

Three Tech-Savvy Tricks to Get Your At-Home Business off the Ground

Date Posted: 06/09/2018

Starting up your own at-home business is tricky. There are so many components that you have to piece together in order to create the perfect startup from your own home, but there are also countless risks and hurdles for you to overcome in order to have a good shot at making a breakthrough and having a successful launch.

... Read more

Tagged as: technology home business