Luke Dashjr (Luke-Jr) is a bitcoin core developer. He maintains the advanced mining pool software Eloipool and is the lead developer of BFGMiner.
Luke Dashjr (Luke-Jr) has been a bitcoin core developer since 2011. He has particularly been focused on bitcoin mining; he founded the Eligius mining pool, created and maintains the advanced mining pool software Eloipool and is the lead developer of BFGMiner. He also maintains bitcoin knots, a derivative of bitcoin core.
Previously, Dashjr was involved in developing a number of different peer-to-peer and free software projects, including building the network architecture for a new OpenMethods office and developing DJ and wedding planning software.
He has also volunteered as an editor at *Bitcoin Magazine*.