Kevin Hammond from the University of St.Andrews visited us from October 17 to 19, 2011.

Kevin is a Haskeller of the first hour, proficient in parallel Haskell for more than 20 years. We were discussing research directions in parallel functional programming with Kevin, and he also gave a talk at the department on Monday Oct 17, 3:00 pm, in the small auditorium.

For more information about the talk, see the DIKU announcement.

Kevin Hammond is a full Professor in Computer Science, in the School of Computer Science, at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, where he leads the Functional Programming research group. He is also an Honorary Professor at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland. His main interests are in cost modelling, parallelism and real-time and embedded systems.


02 November 2011