As a scientist, Arthur has authored over 100 publications, invented novel 3D drug design software, and shares the 2008 Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award for the discovery of Sprycel, a new anti-cancer drug. He writes hard science fiction, fantasy and horror.
His debut novel, Algorithm, is a story about DNA and the purpose of humanity. It garnered a 2010 Royal Palm Literary Award (RPLA) and was published by E-Lit Books in 2014.
Angela's Apple won 1st place as best pre-published science fiction novel of 2014 (RPLA) and was published by Red Adept Publications (19 Jul 2016) as As Wings Unfurl. His short stories, P'sall Senji, The Last, and Nothing to See Here garnered Honorable Mentions in the L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future Contest. Nothing to See Here was recently (21 Apr 2017) narrated and wonderfully acted by Patrick Bazile on Escape Pod.
Most recently, his illustrations have garnered an L. Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future best artwork award - 2021
He lives in Florida with his wife Lidia, teaches college chemistry and happily wanders the beaches when not jousting with aliens.
Author Center Interviews on Writing
My First Novel, Algorithm
Short Fiction and Creativity
Science and Art
Hard Science Fiction