Research

Fundamental research topics include software model checking, test case generation, static analysis, protocol verification, and formal methods for distributed and concurrent systems. Industrial research is focusing on low level software, and embedded systems in the avionics and automotive sector.

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Teaching

We are offering courses in Formal Methods, Model Checking, Computer-Aided Verification, Abstract Interpretation, and Decision Procedures. We are always looking for enthusiastic young people who are interested in a research project or thesis in the Bachelor, Master, and PhD programs.

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Talks (details)

RiSE seminar
Wojciech Czerwiński
TBA
Mon, Jun 26 at 17:00
IST
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RiSE seminar
Zvonimir Rakamarić
Analysis and Synthesis of Floating-Point Routines
Tue, Jun 06 at 17:00
IST
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RiSE seminar
Karel Horák
Value iteration in stochastic games of imperfect information
Tue, May 23 at 17:00
IST Austria
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RiSE seminar
Matteo Sammartino
Learning Nominal Automata
Wed, May 10 at 17:00
IST Austria
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RiSE seminar
Maximilian Jaroschek
WHILE (looking for invariants) DO algebra
Tue, May 02 at 10:30
TU Wien
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RiSE seminar
Joost-Pieter Katoen
Principles of Probabilistic Programming
Thu, Apr 20 at 17:15
IST Austria
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VCLA
Vladislav Ryzhikov and Michael Zakharyaschev
Horn fragments of temporal logics and ontology-based access to temporal data
Wed, Mar 22 at 11:00
Seminarroom Zemanek
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RiSE seminar
Swen Jacobs
Cutoff Results for Guarded Protocols
Tue, Mar 21 at 17:00
IST Austria
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RiSE seminar
Kuldeep S. Meel
Constrained Counting and Sampling: Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice
Fri, Mar 10 at 15:00
IST Austria
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VCLA
Danny Hermelin
Fractals for Kernelization Lower Bounds
Mon, Mar 06 at 11:30
Seminarraum von Neumann (Favoritenstrasse 11)
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VCLA
Ondřej Kunčar
CoCon: A Non-Leaking Conference System
Thu, Feb 23 at 16:00
Seminarroom Menger, Favoritenstr. 9--11, 3rd floor
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RiSE seminar
Ondřej Kunčar
CoCon: A Non-Leaking Conference System
Thu, Feb 23 at 14:00
TU Wien, Seminarroom Menger, Favoritenstr. 9--11, 3rd floor
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RiSE seminar
Filippo Bonchi
Full Abstraction for Signal Flow Graphs
Tue, Feb 21 at 17:30
Seminarraum Zemanek, Favoritenstraße 9-11, TU Wien
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VCLA
Filippo Bonchi
Full Abstraction for Signal Flow Graphs
Tue, Feb 21 at 17:30
Seminarraum Zemanek, Favoritenstraße 9-11, TU Wien
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VCLA
Rupak Majumdar
[Software Testing] Hitting families of schedules
Tue, Dec 06 at 17:30
Seminarraum Argentinierstraße, Argentinierstraße 8, 1040 Vienna
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VCLA
Victor Dalmau
Approximation of MIN CSP
Mon, Nov 07 at 11:00
Seminar room Gödel, Favoritenstraße 9-11, 1040 Vienna (access through courtyard)
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VCLA
Johannes Kinder
High System-Code Security with Low Overhead
Thu, Oct 27 at 16:00
Seminarraum Argentinierstraße, Argentinierstraße 8, 1040 Vienna
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VCLA
Tomáš Vojnar
Abstraction Refinement and Antichains for Trace Inclusion of Infinite State Systems
Mon, Oct 24 at 17:00
Seminar room Zemanek, Favoritenstraße 9-11, 1040 Vienna
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VCLA
Evgenij Thorstensen
Self join elimination and new notions of query containment
Thu, Oct 20 at 12:00
Seminar room Gödel, Favoritenstraße 9-11, 1040 Vienna (access through courtyard)
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VCLA
Jörg Rothe
Economics and Computation: Five Challenges in Algorithmic Game Theory, Computational Social Choice, and Fair Division
Tue, Sep 20 at 11:00
EI 1 Petritsch lecture hall, Gußhausstr. 25-29, 2. Stock (CF 02 42)
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Austrian Computer Science Day 2015

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FRIDA’15

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