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
Warren Hunt
tba
Wed, May 30 at 17:00
TU Wien, tba
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RiSE seminar
Alexey Bakhirkin
TBA
Wed, May 23 at 17:00
IST Austria, Mondi 2
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RiSE seminar
Melkior Ornik
Deception and Unpredictability in Control Systems
Wed, May 16 at 17:00
IST Austria, Mondi 2
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RiSE seminar
Stefan Schmid
Automata-Driven Network Verification / Synthesis
Wed, May 09 at 17:00
IST
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RiSE seminar
Stefan Ratschan
TBA
Tue, May 08 at 17:00
IST Austria, Mondi 2
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RiSE seminar
Oded Padon
Deductive verification of distributed protocols in first-order logic
Wed, Apr 18 at 17:00
IST Austria, Mondi 2
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VCLA
Daniel Paulusma
Colouring Square-Free Graphs without Long Induced Paths
Wed, Apr 18 at 11:30
Seminar Room Neumann, Favoritenstrasse 9-11, Ground Floor, (HB EG 16)
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VCLA
Henning Fernau
Self-monitoring approximation algorithms
Mon, Apr 09 at 17:00
Seminar Room Neumann, Favoritenstrasse 9-11, Ground Floor, (HB EG 16)
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RiSE seminar
Sergiy Bogomolov
Time-Triggered Conversion of Guards for Reachability Analysis of Hybrid Automata
Thu, Apr 05 at 16:00
IST Austria
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RiSE seminar
Lionel Briand
Automated Testing of Autonomous Systems
Wed, Apr 04 at 16:00
IST Austria, Raiffeisen Lecture Hall
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RiSE seminar
Philipp Rümmer
Deciding and Interpolating Algebraic Data Types by Reduction
Fri, Mar 16 at 10:30
TU Wien, HS Zemanek, Favoritenstr. 9-11
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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
CALF — a categorical automata learning framework
Mon, Feb 26 at 17:00
TU Wien
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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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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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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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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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VCLA
Sasha Rubin
Mini course: Milestones in solving games on graphs
Thu, Jan 01
Seminar Room Neumann or Zemanek
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Austrian Computer Science Day 2015

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