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
Suguman Bansal
TBA
Wed, Apr 11 at 17:00
IST Austria, Mondi 2
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VCLA
Benjamin Niedermann
On Ortho-Radial Drawings for Metro Networks
Tue, Feb 27 at 11:00
Library, Favoritenstraße 9-11, Stairs 2, Floor 4 (HB 04 08)
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RiSE seminar
Alexandra Silva
tba
Mon, Feb 26 at 17:00
TU Wien
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RiSE seminar
Gabriel Juhás
Synthesis of Petri Nets from Prime Event Structures
Wed, Feb 21 at 17:00
Mondi 2, IST Austria
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VCLA
Jorge Fandinno
Argumentation Frameworks with Recursive Attacks and Evidence-Based Supports
Wed, Feb 14 at 14:00
Seminar Room Gödel, Favoritenstrasse 9-11, Ground Floor, (HB EG 10)
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RiSE seminar
Kim G. Larsen
TBA
Wed, Feb 07 at 17:00
Raiffeisen Lecture Hall, IST Austria
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RiSE seminar
Nicolas Mazzocchi
Decidable weighted expressions with Presburger combinators
Fri, Feb 02 at 16:00
IST Austria
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VCLA
Eunjung Kim
Erdos-Posa Property of Chordless Cycles and its Applications
Tue, Dec 19 at 16:00
Library, Favoritenstraße 9-11, Stairs 2, Floor 4 (HB 04 08)
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VCLA
Przemysław Andrzej Wałęga
Horn fragments of Halpern-Shoham logic: complexity vs expressiveness
Wed, Dec 13 at 11:30
Seminar Room Neumann, Favoritenstrasse 9-11, Ground Floor, (HB EG 16)
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RiSE seminar
Tom van Dijk
State of the art parity game solving
Wed, Dec 06 at 17:00
EI 9 Hlawka, Gußhausstraße 27-29, TU Wien
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RiSE seminar
Damien Pous
TBA
Mon, Nov 27 at 17:00
Mondi 2, IST Austria
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VCLA
Maarten Löffler
Pleaching Pencil-&-Paper Picture Puzzles
Wed, Nov 22 at 15:00
Seminar Room Gödel, Favoritenstrasse 9-11, Ground Floor, (HB EG 10)
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RiSE seminar
Anthony Widjaja Lin
Decidable Logics for Path Feasibility of Programs with Strings
Wed, Nov 22 at 10:00
Zemanek, Favoritenstrasse 9-11, 1040 Wien
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RiSE seminar
Anthony Widjaja Lin
Program Analysis through the Lens of Computational Logic
Tue, Nov 21 at 16:00
TU Wien, Lecture room EI9 Hlawka, Gusshausstrasse 27-29
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VCLA
Mohammad Farshi
(Weakly) Self-approaching graphs
Mon, Nov 13 at 16:30
Library, Favoritenstraße 9-11, Stairs 2, Floor 4 (HB 04 08)
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VCLA
Piotr Skowron
Approximating Optimal Social Choice under Metric Preferences
Mon, Nov 13 at 16:00
Seminar Room Gödel, Favoritenstrasse 9-11, Ground Floor, (HB EG 10)
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RiSE seminar
Michael I. Jordan
On Computational Thinking, Inferential Thinking and Data Science
Wed, Nov 08 at 17:00
IST - Raiffeisen Lecture Hall, Central Building
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VCLA
Tamara Mchedlidze
Application of the point-line duality principle in graph drawing
Mon, Oct 30 at 17:00
Seminar Room Gödel, Favoritenstrasse 9-11, Ground Floor, (HB EG 10)
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VCLA
Gerhard Woeginger
Buffers, Buckets, and Overflows
Fri, Oct 20 at 14:00
Seminar Room Gödel, Favoritenstrasse 9-11, Ground Floor, (HB EG 10)
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VCLA
Sasha Rubin
Mini course: Milestones in solving games on graphs
Thu, Jan 01
Seminar Room Neumann or Zemanek
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WWTF ICT project awarded to Igor Konnov

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Austrian Computer Science Day 2015

The Austrian Computer Science Day 2015, which takes place on October 15, features a range of talks by leading Austrian computer scientists, including topics such as computer games, augmented reality, aware systems, semantic web, business processes, and reliable systems. Register for free by October 7, 2015! This year’s speakers are: Alois Ferscha (JKU Linz) Tom […]

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Helmut Veith receives CAV Award

The 2015 CAV Award is given to Edmund Clarke, Orna Grumberg, Ron Hardin, Zvi Harel, Somesh Jha, Robert Kurshan, Yuan Lu, and Helmut Veith for the development and implementation of the localization-reduction technique and the formulation of counterexample-guided abstraction refinement (CEGAR).

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FRIDA’15

We had great talks at FRIDA’15 workshop in Grenoble. The slides of some of the talks are available online.

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FRIDA’15 Program

Check the program of the 2nd workshop on Formal Reasoning in Distributed Algorithms at FORTE. We have a nice program this year.

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